The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #241  
Old 09-03-2006, 05:45 PM
Solange's Avatar
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Antwerp, Belgium
Posts: 111
I think Queen Rania is one of the best in wearing a tiara with her hair down. The swedish royal ladies wear their tiara very good in a beautiful hairdo.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #242  
Old 09-10-2006, 09:01 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,165
I have a question as this is one of my pet topics.
Sometimes we see royals wearing their tiaras in the same way gala after gala. How can they be innovative. I have seen photos from the 20Ęs were royals has put their tiara upside down (do not have a photo to show) is this something you would like to see. Is there other ways for royals to be innovative when wearing tiaras for example with their hair.
I think several royal houses has brooches in their vaults so these can be used with a elaborate hairstyle.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #243  
Old 09-10-2006, 01:56 PM
Sister Morphine's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: North Carolina, United States
Posts: 2,725
Quote:
Originally Posted by Josefine
I have a question as this is one of my pet topics.
Sometimes we see royals wearing their tiaras in the same way gala after gala. How can they be innovative. I have seen photos from the 20Ęs were royals has put their tiara upside down (do not have a photo to show) is this something you would like to see. Is there other ways for royals to be innovative when wearing tiaras for example with their hair.
I think several royal houses has brooches in their vaults so these can be used with a elaborate hairstyle.

I'd like to see headband or bandau tiaras make a comeback....you know, something that can be worn on the forehead or right along the hairline.

I'd also like to see something with pieces of jewelery woven into the hair. When my best friend got married a couple years ago, she had some pearl pieces that belonged to her grandmother sewn into her hair ribbon she had running through her hair, so when she turned around, the back of her head was diamonds and pearls.
__________________
"The grass was greener / The light was brighter / The taste was sweeter / The nights of wonder / With friends surrounded / The dawn mist glowing / The water flowing / The endless river / Forever and ever........ "
Reply With Quote
  #244  
Old 09-10-2006, 03:22 PM
sirhon11234's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: New York, United States
Posts: 2,464
Does the Countess of Wessex has second tiara
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #245  
Old 09-10-2006, 03:31 PM
Sister Morphine's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: North Carolina, United States
Posts: 2,725
Quote:
Originally Posted by sirhon11234
Does the Countess of Wessex has second tiara


No, I believe the only one she has was the one she receieved for her wedding.
__________________
"The grass was greener / The light was brighter / The taste was sweeter / The nights of wonder / With friends surrounded / The dawn mist glowing / The water flowing / The endless river / Forever and ever........ "
Reply With Quote
  #246  
Old 09-10-2006, 03:53 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Moscow, Russia
Posts: 1,332
Oh Countess has 3 tiaras- her wedding tiara (she received from queen), aqamarine tiara and scroll tiara (I think this is the right name of it) she wore it on their pre-wedding gala
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #247  
Old 09-11-2006, 01:55 AM
Warren's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 15,276
The Countess of Wessex's three tiaras are discussed in her thread, here.
__________________
Seeking information? Check out the extensive Royal A-Z
Reply With Quote
  #248  
Old 09-11-2006, 10:30 AM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Moscow, Russia
Posts: 1,332
Here are some good pics of royal ladies with beautiful hairdos:



http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...9&d=1150927843
credit for: Polfoto and Gettyimages
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #249  
Old 09-11-2006, 03:55 PM
kimebear's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Albany, United States
Posts: 1,382
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sister Morphine
I'd like to see headband or bandau tiaras make a comeback....you know, something that can be worn on the forehead or right along the hairline.

I'd also like to see something with pieces of jewelery woven into the hair. When my best friend got married a couple years ago, she had some pearl pieces that belonged to her grandmother sewn into her hair ribbon she had running through her hair, so when she turned around, the back of her head was diamonds and pearls.
You mean something along these lines?

http://www.royal-magazin.de/monaco/fringe.htm

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h1...hofBelgium.jpg

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h1...eelizabeth.jpg

It is a shame that it is out of style. These ladies looked lovely with their short hair. Diana tried a couple of times to use this look. Laura Ponte inverted a tiara on her wedding day, but I didn't particularly care for her results. It's unfortunate. Some of the ladies today just pop a tiara on their heads and go.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #250  
Old 09-11-2006, 05:16 PM
RachelD's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: My Home, United States
Posts: 697
Quote:
Originally Posted by HRHAmy
Just a thought... I saw this picture of Amanda Peet at a premeir and she was wearing a thin head band made out of diamonds it looked really good on her brown hair. I can't find the picture online but I saw it in a magazine. I think that would be a cool take on a tiara, just a thing diamond head band. Rania would wear it well so would Mette-Marit. If anybody could find the pic it would be appreciated, I've looked everywhere for it. :) What do you think?
HRHAmy,

Is this what you saw??

Picture from GettyImages

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #251  
Old 09-11-2006, 05:36 PM
HRHAmy's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 764
Quote:
Originally Posted by RachelD
HRHAmy,

Is this what you saw??

Picture from GettyImages

http://cache.gettyimages.com/xc/5275...1A18127607C2D4

Yes RachelD!!! That's the picture I was talking about, I love the way it fits with her hair. What do you think? Do you think a princess would look good in it? I know if they wore it they would get flack for not having a impressive tiara but I think it would be a good starter tiara and it's nice and light and probably wouldn't break the Queen or King's bank account either.
__________________
HRHAmy
Reply With Quote
  #252  
Old 09-11-2006, 05:40 PM
Sister Morphine's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: North Carolina, United States
Posts: 2,725
Quote:
Originally Posted by RachelD
HRHAmy,

Is this what you saw??

Picture from GettyImages

http://cache.gettyimages.com/xc/5275...1A18127607C2D4

That link doesn't work for me. When I click on it....I get nothing. Could you upload it to Imageshack so everyone can see it?
__________________
"The grass was greener / The light was brighter / The taste was sweeter / The nights of wonder / With friends surrounded / The dawn mist glowing / The water flowing / The endless river / Forever and ever........ "
Reply With Quote
  #253  
Old 09-11-2006, 05:42 PM
magnik's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Warsaw, Poland
Posts: 3,681
For me to. RachelD could you post it again or write the number of the photo from Getty Image?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #254  
Old 09-11-2006, 05:42 PM
RachelD's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: My Home, United States
Posts: 697
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sister Morphine
That link doesn't work for me. When I click on it....I get nothing. Could you upload it to Imageshack so everyone can see it?
I'm sorry but how do I do that??? I'm a little bit on the ignorant side when it comes to computers....

Can you see this?

http://cache.gettyimages.com/xt/5275...itorial_na&s=1


In case you can't, this is the image # on the gettyimages site:
Image 52751307
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #255  
Old 09-11-2006, 07:36 PM
Nefertiti's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Westford, United States
Posts: 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sister Morphine
That link doesn't work for me. When I click on it....I get nothing. Could you upload it to Imageshack so everyone can see it?
When you click on the link do you get the "no authorization..." message? Refresh the window that's showing the error. This always works for me whenever I get that message with one of the Getty images.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #256  
Old 09-11-2006, 08:11 PM
Sister Morphine's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: North Carolina, United States
Posts: 2,725
Quote:
Originally Posted by RachelD
I'm sorry but how do I do that??? I'm a little bit on the ignorant side when it comes to computers....

Can you see this?

http://cache.gettyimages.com/xt/5275...itorial_na&s=1

I can see that picture.


For future reference, to upload something to Imageshack, save the picture to your hard drive, go to Imageshack, upload the picture and then you'll get a bunch of different links for displaying your picture. Just go to the last one and put that link between the img tags.
__________________
"The grass was greener / The light was brighter / The taste was sweeter / The nights of wonder / With friends surrounded / The dawn mist glowing / The water flowing / The endless river / Forever and ever........ "
Reply With Quote
  #257  
Old 09-12-2006, 08:07 AM
magnik's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Warsaw, Poland
Posts: 3,681
I can see it!
Thanks RachelD, Nefertiti
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #258  
Old 09-12-2006, 01:23 PM
micas's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: , Portugal
Posts: 1,711
Just make so many time since any royal lady wear a tira i just miss of tiaras events...
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #259  
Old 09-12-2006, 02:17 PM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,165
i would like to see some alterative wearing of jewellery, we have seen this in the Swedish royal family with diamond necklaces in the hair and other glittering stuff.
I know that the Dutch royal house as stars Maxima has worn them on her dress maybe she can wear it in her hair.


kimebear these are the photos that i were thinking of its very different why to wear tiaras for us. i would love to see a brave royal try it out. Maybe mabel she usally have fun trying new things
Reply With Quote
  #260  
Old 09-12-2006, 02:20 PM
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: ***, United States
Posts: 16,897
She'd go and tie bows to her tiaras!
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
hair, jewellery, tiaras


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Additional Links
Popular Tags
birth charlene chris o'neill crown prince frederik crown prince haakon crown princess letizia crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria current events duchess of cambridge style fashion grand duchess maria teresa grand duke henri hohenzollern infanta cristina infanta elena infanta leonor infanta sofia jordan king abdullah ii king carl xvi gustav king felipe king felipe vi king harald king juan carlos king philippe king willem-alexander luxembourg ottoman pom prince albert prince albert ii prince carl philip prince constantijn prince felipe prince floris prince laurent prince maurits prince pieter-christiaan princess princess alexia (2005 -) princess anita princess ariane princess beatrix princess catharina-amalia princess charlene princess claire princess elisabeth princess laurentien princess letizia princess mabel princess madeleine princess margriet princess marie princess mary princess of asturias queen letizia queen mathilde queen maxima queen paola queen rania queen silvia queen sofia royal russia spain state visit wedding william


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

RV & Travel Trailer Communities

Our RV & Travel Trailer sites encompasses virtually all types of Recreational Vehicles, from brand-specific to general RV communities.

» More about our RV Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:51 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014
Jelsoft Enterprises

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]