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Old 11-25-2007, 05:06 AM
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Well didn´t the late Queen Mum always wear that combination of jewelry too (the Greville jewels), nobody ever complained that she was outshing her reigning monarch. Anyway, IMHO it is impossible to outshine the Queen of Great-Britain, even without any jewels everybody would still know that she is the most important one in the room (she is probably the best known woman in the world).
She wore the tiara a lot but the necklace with all five rows was only worn a few times by her, sometimes she wore with 3 rows. Most of the time the Queenmother combinied the tiara wuith a diamond and pearl necklace which was not see since her death.
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Old 11-25-2007, 05:32 AM
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The pearl and diamond necklace you talk of, Stefan, belonged to Queen Alexandra having been bought for her by her husband. I find it a particularly charming piece and hope to see the Duchess wear it at some stage.
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Old 11-25-2007, 05:38 AM
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The pearl and diamond necklace you talk of, Stefan, belonged to Queen Alexandra having been bought for her by her husband. I find it a particularly charming piece and hope to see the Duchess wear it at some stage.
Or the Queen. Together with the Vladimir tiara (with pearls of course) it would look great.
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Old 11-25-2007, 07:08 AM
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Charles seeks place in Commonwealth

The Prince of Wales declared climate change the ´greatest question for mankind´as he began a visit to Uganda designed to show his dedication to the Commonwealth.

Charles seeks to seal place in Commonwealth - Telegraph
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Charles and Camilla play tourist in Uganda

In the nation once described by Sir Winston Churchill as the ´Pearl of Africa´, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall underwent a transformation from royal dignitaries to camera-happy tourists.

Charles and Camilla play tourist in Uganda - Telegraph
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Old 11-25-2007, 10:03 AM
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Wow wow Duchess Camilla of Cornwall is much beautiful blue dress and tiara!!!! Queen Elizabeth is more beautiful dress on many dress!!!! Queen Elizabeth is beautiful his 81 age!
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Old 11-25-2007, 11:28 AM
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Charles and Camilla say farewell to Uganda and take a flight to Turkey where they will start a four-day visit.
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Old 11-25-2007, 10:36 PM
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OH WOW! The BRF finally has someone like HM the late Queen Mary. Someone who enjoys wearing the vast number of jewels in the Royal vaults.
Good on the BRF to have someone regularly showcasing their collection for the benefit of mere mortals like us.

It did look like HRH the Duchess of Cornwall was upstaging HM the Queen but merely because of the amount of jewellery she wore. I think that no matter how hard she tries Camilla would be hard pressed to outshine Elizabeth II because of the tremendous dignity in her demeanour, radiance and beauty of her facial expressions.
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Old 11-26-2007, 04:00 AM
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I love diamonds...but she looks very tacky. It's overkill...sometimes these pieces should simply stay in a museum. That is unless you consider yourself some kind of Elizabeth Taylor...
thank you very much. that's why she look like someone to me. she look like Elizabeth Taylor.

But anyway, i still love her appearance. i think she's ready to become a consort. can't wait to see her wearing a garter star on her chest.
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Rather than repeating the same or similar posts in both threads, further discussion of Camilla's jewels can be made in the DOC Jewels thread.

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Royal Insight > Out and About > Visit to Malta and Uganda, 20 to 24 November 2007

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Telegraph | Picture Gallery | ROYALS IN UGANDA

Charles and Camilla play tourist in Uganda - Telegraph

BBC NEWS | In Pictures | In Pictures: Commonwealth heads in Uganda

BBC NEWS | UK | Pupil show ends royal Uganda trip

BBC NEWS | Africa | Museveni enjoys summit limelight

Compassionate Queen makes moving visit to Uganda AIDS clinic

ISABEL II INAUGURA LA CUMBRE DE LA COMMONWEALTH EN UGANDA

Prince Charles's first stop in Uganda is a shanty-town brothel - Times Online

The Prince of Wales - TRH visit the source of the River Nile in Uganda during their overseas tour

Camilla and Charles become king and queen of the Nile

The Prince of Wales - TRH spend their first day in Uganda

Camilla and Charles bring smiles on visit to Kampala

The Prince of Wales - TRH arrive in Uganda to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM)

The Queen will visit her first Aids clinic on tour in Africa | the Daily Mail

Kaballah Camilla: Duchess sports a new bracelet - just like Madonna's | the Daily Mail
Charles launches charm offensive to make sure he becomes King of the Commonwealth | the Daily Mail
Would YOU curtsey to Camilla? | the Daily Mail
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Videos from ITN

ITN - Royal couple round-off Uganda trip (the Nile cruise)

ITN - Charles charms in Kampala (Charles in Kampala "slums")

ITN - The Queen visits Aids clinic in Uganda (HM at the AIDS clinic)
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Hey there!

I know I'm a bit late posting this but I'm Maltese and I loved viewing all those photos of the Queen and Prince Philip in my country! Thanks for posting them everyone!
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