The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #381  
Old 12-20-2010, 08:24 AM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: , Austria
Posts: 18
Article on Queen Silvia's jewellery

Thank you for your suggestions. I have been wondering just the same.
My most liklely guesses concerning the magazines are "Vecko Journalen" and "Hemmets Veckotidning", the former no longer in print.
I have been also contacting Allers media and the Royal Court for help but they have no idea either.
I know about the exhibition in 1977, having got a small booklet about it too.
But the article offers nevers seen before pictures of the jewels - therefore my interest.

So I have to wait, maybe somebody will come across this specific article by chance?

Thank you again!
__________________

  #382  
Old 12-20-2010, 09:16 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,532
the booklet is it the Smycken för drottningar? from 1977
i just got a hold on it in a antic bookshop,
__________________

  #383  
Old 12-20-2010, 02:58 PM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: , Austria
Posts: 18
Article on Queen Silvia's Jewellery

Yes, it is!
  #384  
Old 12-20-2010, 05:18 PM
Soli Deo Gloria's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: *, Sweden
Posts: 400
My mother read "Hemmets Veckotidning" in the 70:s and I (who was reading it to fint pictures of Silvia ) cant remember seeing this article, so my guess is "Vecko Journalen" - but I can of course be wrong Maybe I can go to my mothers house and take a look, Im sure she kept all thouse magazines...
__________________
"Of making many books there is no end, and much study wearies the body" (Ecclesiastes 12:12)
  #385  
Old 12-21-2010, 07:20 AM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: , Austria
Posts: 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Soli Deo Gloria View Post
My mother read "Hemmets Veckotidning" in the 70:s and I (who was reading it to fint pictures of Silvia ) cant remember seeing this article, so my guess is "Vecko Journalen" - but I can of course be wrong Maybe I can go to my mothers house and take a look, Im sure she kept all thouse magazines...
Thank you for looking!

Hopefully you are going to be successful in finding the article.
Please keep me informed!
  #386  
Old 12-27-2010, 02:16 AM
Princejohnny25's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: , Antarctica
Posts: 2,034
In the new official photo of Silvia, is she wearing the earrings Victoria wore at the King's Dinner after the Nobel's this year? And and info on this brooch, I don't think I've ever seen it before.
  #387  
Old 12-27-2010, 04:49 AM
Boris's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Los Angeles, United States
Posts: 2,203
The pear-shaped pearl earrings from the Bernadotte collection are indeed the ones worn by CP Victoria for both Nobel nights this year.

The diamond and pearl brooch originally belonged to Queen Viktoria and has been worn by Queen Silvia continuously throughout the years.
Princess Madeleine wore it as a necklace pendant, attached upside down, for the ‘Day After’ Nobel dinner in 2009, and CP Victoria as well at a King’s dinner last January.

Close up of the brooch on Queen Silvia's suit, state visit to The Netherlands in 2009:
http://img402.imageshack.us/img402/1023/sxad45f7.jpg

The brooch worn by Queen Silvia with Queen Josefina’s pearls and the pear-shaped pearl earrings:
http://img515.imageshack.us/img515/2127/060321023.jpg

Princess Madeleine wearing the brooch as pendant, Nobel 'Day After' dinner 2009:
http://www.iblbildarkiv.net/fotoweb/...7F479EF8378524
  #388  
Old 12-27-2010, 05:41 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,532
and if i remeber princess madeleine and princess christinas has worn the brosch in a "sidenband" what would the right word be in english? as a necklace
  #389  
Old 12-27-2010, 08:18 AM
Boris's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Los Angeles, United States
Posts: 2,203
Correct - when she received the order of the Amaranther several years ago, Princess Madeleine wore the brooch as part of a silk band choker around her neck (along with Queen Silvia's modern diamond fringe tiara):

http://img138.imageshack.us/img138/9650/parel1.jpg
  #390  
Old 12-28-2010, 12:15 PM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,532
is this the same pendent worn by her doughter once?
http://img209.imageshack.us/img209/3047/208668.jpg
  #391  
Old 12-28-2010, 04:05 PM
Princejohnny25's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: , Antarctica
Posts: 2,034
It doesn't look aquamarine in the photo but it cld just be the lighting. Thanks very much, Boris. Your a wealth of knowledge.
  #392  
Old 12-28-2010, 04:51 PM
Boris's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Los Angeles, United States
Posts: 2,203
Quote:
Originally Posted by Josefine View Post
is this the same pendent worn by her doughter once?
http://img209.imageshack.us/img209/3047/208668.jpg
No, this is not the aquamarine pendant worn by Princess Madeleine, which has a definite aquamarine color and a distinct setting.
Queen Silvia wore this (diamond or maybe just rock crystal?) pendant quite a few times in the early years.
  #393  
Old 12-30-2010, 10:54 AM
NoorMeansLight's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: London, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,054
Quote:
Originally Posted by Boris View Post
Correct - when she received the order of the Amaranther several years ago, Princess Madeleine wore the brooch as part of a silk band choker around her neck (along with Queen Silvia's modern diamond fringe tiara):

http://img138.imageshack.us/img138/9650/parel1.jpg
It's a very beautiful and classic brooch, but I don't like it worn like that. I hate chokers anyway.
  #394  
Old 01-08-2011, 07:40 AM
Patra's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Southern, United States
Posts: 2,215
I agree it works much better as a brooch, and not a choker. I'm not too fond of chokers the feel & look uncomfortable, IMO.
__________________
Patra
God is in the Details.....
  #395  
Old 01-08-2011, 08:13 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,532
maybe not the best combination with the brosch as a choker but i like that they try to use it in different ways
  #396  
Old 01-19-2011, 04:26 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,532
Silvia wore the connaught tiara, a 3 row pearl necklace and a pearl dimond gold brosch last night at the diner for the stonien state visit


How many 3 row pearl neckleces does silvia have?
and if i look at photos, this brosch has not been used at galas to many times.
  #397  
Old 01-19-2011, 07:10 AM
Tilia C.'s Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: O, Germany
Posts: 5,216
Pictures from last night:
http://cache.daylife.com/imageserve/...JR9DE/x610.jpg
http://cache.daylife.com/imageserve/...uA7WF/x610.jpg
  #398  
Old 01-21-2011, 01:39 AM
Patra's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Southern, United States
Posts: 2,215
The Connaught Tiara is really stunning on QSilvia!
__________________
Patra
God is in the Details.....
  #399  
Old 01-21-2011, 03:28 PM
CrownPrincess5's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Beverly Hills, California, United States
Posts: 2,555
Yes I love that tiara...I loved it on Madeleine at Victorias wedding.
__________________
I don't dream at night, I dream all day. I dream for a living.
-Steven Spielberg
  #400  
Old 01-22-2011, 01:29 AM
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Omaha, United States
Posts: 1,856
Cool

I was delighted to see Queen Silvia wearing the Connaught tiara as a change. The Nine Prong tiara is beautiful, but it seems as if the Queen was wearing too much and it was getting a bit boring for me. I hope Silvia wears the ruby tiara sometime soon.
__________________

Closed Thread

Tags
jewellery, queen silvia, sweden


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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Queen Silvia and the Silvia Home & Foundation ursulajohanna King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 109 12-04-2018 03:58 PM
Crown Princess Victoria Jewellery 2: June 2005-December 2015 Elspeth Royal Jewels 1562 01-01-2016 11:18 AM
Duchess of Cornwall Jewellery 7: September 2011- December 2015 Warren Royal Jewels 1172 01-01-2016 10:41 AM
Duchess of Cambridge Jewellery 2: December 2011 - December 2015 Warren Royal Jewels 1412 01-01-2016 10:18 AM
Queen Silvia Jewellery 1: February 2003-October 2005 Josefine Royal Jewels 162 09-13-2005 02:19 PM




Popular Tags
"chinese gordon" aif bavaria;house;chef;luitpold;ludwig biography bonaparte bracelets british royal family britishroyals camilla christian ix clothes countess of wessex current events dailyfail discussão documentary duchess of sussex duchessofsussex duke of sussex duke of york dutch royal family fashion felipe and letizia genetics germany head of the house her children history introduction iñaki urdangarín jack brooksbank juan carlos king king felipe king felipe vi letter meghan markle modernization nelson mandela bay northampton osborn porphyria prince aymeric prince harry prince harry of wales prince nicholas prince of belgium princesses princess louise prince william queen letizia queen mary of teck quizz royal royal ancestry royal geneology royal wedding rumania sarah ferguson state visit surname swedish royal family swedish royal registry the crown titles uk styles tom bower wedding windsor castle windsor wedding wivies



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:45 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019
Jelsoft Enterprises