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Old 02-28-2009, 04:06 PM
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The couple married on June 15th 1974 in Stockholm.
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Old 03-05-2009, 04:20 PM
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Princess Birgitta in the 4-Button Tiara

Steven, thank you so much for posting these photos. I knew I had seen a photo of Princess Birgitta wearing the 4-button tiara but did not know where.

The photo I remember had her face turned more toward the camera and I believe all four of the buttons were showing. I don't know if you or anyone else has this one or others of Birgitta in the 4-button, but I have exhausted efforts searching on the web.

If you or anyone else has others and could post them or a link to them, I would really appreciate it.

Thanks again,

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Old 03-05-2009, 04:45 PM
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Here is Princess Birgitta wearing the four 'button' tiara, on the right next to her mother Princess Sibylla, in Stockholm Palace in 1960:

http://arkiv.sjobergbild.se/fotoweb/...E11AAC5B72F74F

The tiara was only created a few years earlier, in the late 1950s, from the rosettes originally set in the crown of King Erik XIV. Only much later they were also used as buttons in the first Bernadotte King's gala uniform.
All the King's sisters have worn it at one point, and of course Princess Lilian and CP Victoria later on.
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Old 03-06-2009, 01:41 AM
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this is all I can find about Birgitta and that beautiful tiara

http://i342.photobucket.com/albums/o...-06-197427.jpg
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Old 03-06-2009, 05:00 AM
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This is the very first time I have anyone heard describe this particular tiara as beautiful!
Thank you for the color pic. Princess Margaretha can also be seen, wearing her aquamarine kokoshnik tiara, which originally belonged to Crown Princess Margaret. Current whereabouts are uncertain.
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Old 03-08-2009, 07:47 PM
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Princess Margaretha can also be seen, wearing her aquamarine kokoshnik tiara, which originally belonged to Crown Princess Margaret. Current whereabouts are uncertain.
Wouldn´t it be a great surprice if the King have bought this tiara back from Princess Margaretha and give it to Crownprincess Victoria as a weddinggift to wear it at the wedding or the pre-wedding gala
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Pictures and discussion about princess Birgitta seems to be a little of topic in a thread about princess Christina....
here are 2 pictures from Sjöberg bild. The first one is some of the guests (crown prince Harald and cp Sonja,princess Benedikte) the second one is the bride and groom
Välkommen till Sjöberg Bild Alla bilder

at the balcony:http://www.royalcourt.se/images/18.1...to-Scanpix.jpg
dance: http://www.brollopsinspiration.se/wp..._christina.jpg
with the flower kids... : http://bakomkulisserna.svenskdam.se/...%C3%B6llop.jpg
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Her wedding dress is nothing special but I love the Cameo tiara!
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Her wedding dress is nothing special but I love the Cameo tiara!
Do you mean the Connaught tiara? Pricness Christine was the only of the siters who whore this one at her Wedding Day and not the Cameo tiara.
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Yes Stefan,thank you,I meant that tiara.It's one of my favorites from the Swedish royal collection!
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Do you mean the Connaught tiara? Pricness Christine was the only of the siters who whore this one at her Wedding Day and not the Cameo tiara.
It was only Birgitta and Désirée of the sisters who wore the Cameo tiara. Margaretha wore the bridal crown that belongs to the church where she got married, Brudkrona kan bli årets klenod - Nyheter P4 Kalmar
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The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Wedding Wednesday: The Haga Princesses, Part 2

Now that I look at better pictures, I actually like her dress. It's very elegant and classic. I love the bell sleeves and the slim skirt. Great choice of the Connaught tiara as well. Out of all of her sister's wedding gowns, Christina's dress is my favorite.
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video : Prinsessan Christinas bröllop | Öppet arkiv | oppetarkiv.se
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Who walked her down the aisle?
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Was marianne Bernadotte a guest at the wedding?
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Who walked her down the aisle?
Christina and Tord did it the Swedish way: walked together into the church
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Was marianne Bernadotte a guest at the wedding?
you can see her at 00:16:06
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