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Old 06-13-2014, 04:19 PM
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For me it came across as a strong message - Im the rightful Queen of the Spain and will be until the King dies, Sofia is not the kind of royal to support abdiction at all and is being forced into the awkward position by her husband.

Great last 'Queen' appearance in terms of jewellery - she can wear the regal statement pieces so well
Fully agree, what a statement appearance from Sofia!!! I doubt we will see Let zia in this tiara any time soon, if only for the reason that it would be completely overpowering her head.
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For me it came across as a strong message - Im the rightful Queen of the Spain and will be until the King dies, Sofia is not the kind of royal to support abdiction at all and is being forced into the awkward position by her husband.

Great last 'Queen' appearance in terms of jewellery - she can wear the regal statement pieces so well
To me, I saw sadness not aggressive statement. I always liked Sofia and felt so sorry for her miserable marriage. She seemed to have so much love to give and had to settle for expressing it to children and country. Now I truly believe she will become the best grandmother possible. She looked lovely and will always look that way. I believe Spanish history will be changed by this woman in some great way in future because of her strength and morals. Her husband's last years of sandals will be overshadowed by this lovely woman's deeds.
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As per Hola Queen Sofia has given Letizia the jewels of the Queen of Spain!

Coronación Felipe VI: La reina Sofía cede a doña Letizia las joyas de las Reinas de España
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As per Hola Queen Sofia has given Letizia the jewels of the Queen of Spain!

Coronación Felipe VI: La reina Sofía cede a doña Letizia las joyas de las Reinas de España
I presume this includes the Fleur de Lys tiara, Queen Ena's collet neckace and earrings, and some diamond bracelets. Is there much more in the haul?
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Queen Sophia wore a lovely ruby and diamond pendant today, attached to her pearl necklace. Is there any information relating to its provenance?
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Sofia looks amazing today. I love her gorgeous pendant and those gorgeous pearls.
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Sofia looks amazing today. I love her gorgeous pendant and those gorgeous pearls.

They were indeed gorgeous.
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Queen Sofia wore the Fleur de Lys Tiara during the gala dinner of the state visit from Mexico. It is mostly likely the last time she will wear a tiara as the current Queen of Spain.

Spanish Royals and President of United States of Mexico Attend Dinner Gala | jose gegundez | photographer
I am so glad she wore that tiara. It's grand and perfect for a Queen. At the time, I think the last time she wore the tiara was in 2008.
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