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Princess Madeleine: Our Fashion Favourites

In our latest fashion feature, we take a look at our favourite style moments of Princess Madeleine of Sweden: Kristin Contino, Chief Reporter Embed from Getty Images The outfit Madeleine wore to Princess Adrienne’s christening in 2018 is probably my favourite look of hers ever. The sheer, cream-coloured Giambattista Valli dress was perfect for a June christening with its floral…
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FashionFeaturesHistorySweden

Sapphires for September: Queen Silvia’s Leuchtenberg Sapphires

Among Europe’s royal families, the Swedish Royal Family owns one of the the most impressive jewelry collections. The Leuchtenberg sapphire and diamond parure in particular goes back to early 19th century and is said to have been a wedding gift from Napoleon Bonaparte to Princess Augusta of Bavaria, his stepson’s bride. Josephine of Leuchtenberg—Augusta’s daughter—brought it with her…
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FashionFeaturesPrincess Anne and Family

Anne at 70: the Princess Royal's style

She’s known for her practical, down to earth approach in all walks of life and fashion is no different for the Princess Royal. In an age when royal fashion is a major focus, the princess prefers to make her wardrobe work for her, rewearing old favourites and taking one suit to multiple engagements in a day. However, it wasn’t always that way. For a while, Princess Anne was the royal…
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Jewels for July: Britain's Famous Rubies

The Royal family has many notable pieces of jewellery in its collection. While Royal Central has covered different parts of the vast collection, this month Royal Central is looking at Britain’s famous rubies. Considered one of the traditional cardinal gems along with amethyst, sapphire, emerald, and diamond, the ruby is known as the birthstone for July. The word “ruby” itself…
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