Sweden

A new royal baby in Sweden as Princess Sofia gives birth to baby boy

Princess Sofia of Sweden has given birth to a baby boy this evening at 6.25PM. Both mother and child are doing well. It is the first child for Prince Carl Philip and Crown Princess Sofia, who were married on 13 June 2015 at the Royal Chapel at Stockholm Palace and the new Princess’ pregnancy was confirmed on 15 October 2015. The newborn weighs 3595 grams and is 49 cm in length. The new…
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The Cambridges

Precious jewels and Princess Charlotte

Like many a princess before her, William and Kate’s little girl Charlotte will one day have access to some of the most glittering jewels around. As a senior royal, we will no doubt see the new princess in some of the best known royal sparkle when she reaches an age to wear…
Prince Charles and CamillaThe Cambridges

Prince Charles's namesake & the granddaughter he wished for: Princess Charlotte

Choosing to name the royal baby Charlotte Elizabeth Diana is quite a tribute to the Duke of Cambridge’s father, mother and grandmother. Last week during the poresentation of New Colours to the Welsh Guards at Windsor, Prince Charles stated he wished for a granddaughter. His wish came true on Saturday. Charlotte is the feminine form of Charles and William, and Catherine are likely to have had…
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Sweden

Sweden’s royal newlyweds expecting their first child

A royal playmate is on the way for Prince George… In the wake of the excitement over three royal weddings last weekend, royal admirers were treated to more good news, courtesy of the Swedish Royal Court… H.R.H. Princess Madeleine and Mr. Christopher O’NeillPhoto: Brigitte Grenfeldt, copyright Royal Court, Sweden Official word came from the Palace on Tuesday that fairytale newlywed…
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Insight

Royal Nursery Diary – Week 5: Wide, wide world

Prince George turned one month this week, and the cozy microcosm of his mother’s arms has evolved into a world rich with sounds, colours, smells and textures of all kinds… photo credit: conormcclure via photopin cc Off to Wales we go… Mum and babe have left…
Insight

Royal Nursery Diary - Week 4: Paging Mr Sand-Man

It is three in the morning, and all through the house, Not a peep, not a sound… not even a mouse. Ahhhhhhhh… Prithee… Why can’t it be so? For the Sand-Man, little one, is a friend, not a foe… photo credit: Christine ™ via photopin cc Sleepus interruptus. The little red starfish beckons… His screams shatter the silence of the night. Through the open window, a…
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