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Old 04-10-2015, 03:09 AM
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I wonder if her choice of stone was inspired by the Dutch sapphires worn by HM Queen Maxima
Why would they be?
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The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Tiara Thursday (on a Friday): The Danish Turquoise Bandeau

Not one of my favorites but this tiara is elegant and lovely. The earrings and brooch are also lovely. Not one of the best tiaras I've seen, but it's a beautiful piece.
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At the concert in Aarhus the Queen also wore one of the three parts of the floral aigrette in her hair.

Here you can see pictures from the back: Royal Jewels of the World Message Board: Also the diamond spray from Queen Ingrid's tiara
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Old 04-15-2015, 04:44 PM
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Margrethe is wearing the Floral tiara tonight:

http://40.media.tumblr.com/1f60cd6fa...me9o3_1280.jpg
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Margrethe is wearing the Floral tiara tonight:

http://40.media.tumblr.com/1f60cd6fa...me9o3_1280.jpg
And the pearl and ruby Jewellry from the Crown jewels
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Old 04-15-2015, 04:48 PM
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The earrings from the Crown Jewels are stunning.
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I agree about the earrings, they looked so perfect with this red gown.


It surprised me to see the floral aigrette again, because the Queen had already worn one part of it at last week's concert. But it was placed beautifully. It is so unique and versatile that I don't tire of seeing it.
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Here's a few screen caps of QM's jewels.
I love the earrings!
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She wore stunning jewels. The earrings, tiara, necklace, and ruby ring are so beautiful.
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Old 04-16-2015, 05:09 AM
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Here's a few screen caps of QM's jewels.
I love the earrings!
Lovely. Many thanks for posting.

I so do wish the rubies were used more often.
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I agree about the earrings, they looked so perfect with this red gown.


It surprised me to see the floral aigrette again because the Queen had already worn one part of it at last week's concert. But it was placed beautifully. It is so unique and versatile that I don't tire of seeing it.
I loved the earrings, they just worked perfectly with everything. Only Margrethe would haul out the rubies when wearing a red dress, and make them look great instead of swallowed in a sea of red!

The floral aigrette continues to be one of my most favourite of hair adornments and tonight's outing just confirms how magnificently versatile it is. When her hair is so grey as to be almost white, the aigrette winds it's way around her usual classic chignon and makes it both unusual and stunning.
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That ring! Wow! Gorgeous! All the jewels are! Thanks for the great photos!
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At the 2nd birthday dinner at Fredensborg the Queen wore turquoise jewellery and again one part of the floral aigrette. I really love the aigrette, but if she intended to wear parts of it for both the concert and the 2nd dinnen, why not choosing another tiara for the first dinner? It was a bit repetitive, imo.
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The jewellery QMII wore the second evening is a present from PH. Her er prinsgemalens smukke gave til dronning Margrethe | Billed Bladet
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At the 2nd birthday dinner at Fredensborg the Queen wore turquoise jewellery and again one part of the floral aigrette. I really love the aigrette, but if she intended to wear parts of it for both the concert and the 2nd dinnen, why not choosing another tiara for the first dinner? It was a bit repetitive, imo.
View image: 20150416 Margrethe1
I also think that diamond and gold Jewellry work not so good together. She could have choose one of the brooches from the Naasut tiara as it is supposed that there can be brooches made from it.
I also think that the Naaut tiara would work together with this demi Parure.
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I also think that diamond and gold Jewellry work not so good together. She could have choose one of the brooches from the Naasut tiara as it is supposed that there can be brooches made from it.
I also think that the Naaut tiara would work together with this demi Parure.
I agree Stefan and I wasn't a fan of them either,the earrings also look a bit too long but that could just from the photo above.
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I too agree, that is a good idea, Stefan! The Naasut tiara can be split into brooches, and there are fitting hair combs that can be attached to them. It would have been much better. I also think that the dress did not match the turquoise properly. The combination didn't harmonize properly, imo.
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At the 2nd birthday dinner at Fredensborg the Queen wore turquoise jewellery and again one part of the floral aigrette. I really love the aigrette, but if she intended to wear parts of it for both the concert and the 2nd dinnen, why not choosing another tiara for the first dinner? It was a bit repetitive, imo.
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Those jewels are exquisite. I love the gold combined with the turquoise.
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BT has quite a few details about QMII's new set of jewels: Se Dronningens smukke smykker: Henriks kærlighedsgaver - Fra editorial | www.bt.dk

It is a present from PH that has now been completed over three birthdays.
60, 70 and 75.
First the brooch, which depicts Diana the goddess of hunting along with stags. At the lower end of the brooch are two portraits of Frederik and Joachim. The brooch also contains the number 60.
The brooch can be split into two, and the lowermost turquis can also be detached.

For her 70th birthday, the earrings were added. The earrings can be worn in three lengths. QMII wore them at full length at the recent party.

The necklace was made some time back but was now added to complete the whole set.

Thomas Hardenberg, who has been making special orders for the regent Couple for 30 years also made the pearl necklace QMII wore for their silver anniversary in 1992.

Here are two closer looks at first the pearl necklace: http://www.bt.dk/sites/default/files...269-fasdfd.jpg

And the new set: http://www.bt.dk/sites/default/files...sgaver---1.jpg
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BT has quite a few details about QMII's new set of jewels: Se Dronningens smukke smykker: Henriks kærlighedsgaver - Fra editorial | www.bt.dk

It is a present from PH that has now been completed over three birthdays.
60, 70 and 75.
First the brooch, which depicts Diana the goddess of hunting along with stags. At the lower end of the brooch are two portraits of Frederik and Joachim. The brooch also contains the number 60.
The brooch can be split into two, and the lowermost turquis can also be detached.

For her 70th birthday, the earrings were added. The earrings can be worn in three lengths. QMII wore them at full length at the recent party.

The necklace was made some time back but was now added to complete the whole set.

Thomas Hardenberg, who has been making special orders for the regent Couple for 30 years also made the pearl necklace QMII wore for their silver anniversary in 1992.

Here are two closer looks at first the pearl necklace: http://www.bt.dk/sites/default/files...269-fasdfd.jpg

And the new set: http://www.bt.dk/sites/default/files...sgaver---1.jpg
Thank you for this info, the Queen wearing his jewelry makes the Prince Consort's absence all the more poignant!
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