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Old 09-20-2016, 08:49 AM
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I like all of Silvias tiaras but she do have 3 of the most beutiful tiaras that has ever been made anywhere in the world.
The Braganza Tiara, The Sapphire Tiara and The Cameo Tiara :)

It's sad that they don't have matching tiaras to the pink topazes and to the bernadotte emeralds.
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Old 09-26-2016, 03:44 PM
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The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Tiara Thursday: The Edward VII Ruby Tiara

I simply love this tiara. It's a stunning and regal design. One of the most unique and beautiful tiaras I have ever seen.
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Old 10-06-2016, 04:31 PM
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Queen Silvia's jewellery at the State dinner of the state visit to Germany yesterday
https://www1.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/...oErsG7byrx.jpg
https://www3.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/...yCt-s4GfSx.jpg

And today at the return dinner
https://s20.postimg.org/skrp3mcxp/image.jpg
https://s20.postimg.org/9tprtgid9/image.jpg

Both appearances are disappointing. First that awful Connaught Tiara and now the Baden Fringe Tiara, she should have left that to Victoria to wear. The brooch is big though.

Victoria of Baden's brooch
Royal Jewels of the World Message Board: Larger pic of brooch

We all have our opinions. In my opinion the Connaught Tiara is awful because it is not regal at all, it looks like it was made to some fairytale movie. It could be worn as a necklace though.
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Old 10-06-2016, 04:40 PM
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Queen Silvia's jewellery at the State dinner of the state visit to Germany yesterday
http://www1.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/K...oErsG7byrx.jpg
http://www3.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/K...yCt-s4GfSx.jpg

And today at the return dinner
https://s20.postimg.org/skrp3mcxp/image.jpg
https://s20.postimg.org/9tprtgid9/image.jpg

Both appearances are disappointing. First that awful Connaught Tiara and now the Baden Fringe Tiara, she should have left that to Victoria to wear. The brooch is big though.
The Connaught diamond tiara is not awful at all. In fact, the closeup look in your link above shows what a magnificent piece of jewelry that tiara is. The Baden fringe on the other hand is quite appropriate for a German state visit due to its German provenance, and it is also an impressive tiara with 47 (!) diamond rays.
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Old 10-06-2016, 04:41 PM
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The Connaught tiara is stunning. 'm glad she is wearing the Baden Fringe tiara again. It's been since 2001 since she last wore it.
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Old 10-06-2016, 11:47 PM
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She looked wonderful in both tiaras. I am sure she wore the Baden because of her visit and her hair really looked gorgeous with it not to mention all the other jewels. Same earrings each night?
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Old 10-07-2016, 01:12 AM
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Old 10-07-2016, 02:39 AM
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Thank God she was wearing 2 different tiaras in a row.
Thank God we have seen her in the Baden Fringe again - after many many years.
Thank God Queen Silvia can surprise me again and again with a new piece of jewellery!

The Baden Brooch! What a pleasant surprise! Did she hide it in the vaults for Decades? Impressive! What a treat that she took it out for the State Visit! German Jewel - German Visit

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PS: since when is she wearing ear helpers?
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Old 10-07-2016, 03:16 AM
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PS: since when is she wearing ear helpers?
Isn't that standard for massive earhangers? Such a hook around the earlobe?
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Old 10-07-2016, 04:46 AM
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the new Victoria of Baden's brooch is grand.
cant believe we have not been worn by any royal ladies since victoria.... what other jewllery are there in the voults.......
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Old 10-07-2016, 05:20 AM
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The Queen looks fa-bu-lous and what a nice surprise to see such a long not seen broche.
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Old 10-07-2016, 06:28 AM
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The Baden Brooch is so regal looking,does anyone know when it was last worn,what a great surprise for the royal jewel watchers!
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Old 10-07-2016, 06:50 AM
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Isn't that standard for massive earhangers? Such a hook around the earlobe?
Hi Duc,
in this case I have the impression this is not a hook around the earlobe, it is inside the ear, so it may be a hearing aid (i.e. an acoustic hearing apparatus)???
Bye Bine
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Old 10-07-2016, 06:56 AM
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in this case I have the impression this is not a hook around the earlobe, it is inside the ear, so it may be a hearing aid (i.e. an acoustic hearing apparatus)???
Bye Bine
It is hard to tell. On this picture it also looks like Crown Princess Victoria is wearing a hearing aid, but it is a hook for her earhangers: picture.
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Old 10-07-2016, 02:05 PM
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Baden Jewels for Silvia in Berlin | The Court Jeweller

What a delightful appearance. I love the brooch and tiara.
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Old 10-07-2016, 02:37 PM
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It is hard to tell. On this picture it also looks like Crown Princess Victoria is wearing a hearing aid, but it is a hook for her earhangers: picture.
Indeed I often wonder how the royal ladies can so unconsciously wear such heavy and valuable ear jewelry; clearly such hooks serve the purpose well of keeping the things on!
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Old 11-10-2016, 02:14 AM
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The Russian Pink Topaz Suite | The Court Jeweller

Simply, an immaculate set. The color is divine. It's regal, majestic, and magnificent. Truly one of the most beautiful jewels.
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Old 11-10-2016, 07:35 AM
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Simply, an immaculate set. The color is divine. It's regal, majestic, and magnificent. Truly one of the most beautiful jewels.
I wonder what it would look like if it was worn as a tiara?
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Old 11-10-2016, 11:21 AM
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It is hard to tell. On this picture it also looks like Crown Princess Victoria is wearing a hearing aid, but it is a hook for her earhangers: picture.
Swedish press has written that queen Silvia has had a hearing aid for some years. This photo is from Nobel 2015.
https://s02.imageupper.com/1/4/D14501203841852918_1.jpg

Queen Silvia with one of her big brooches at Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Motherhood & Childhood Forum
https://www.gheir.com/big/1-queen-si...21-11-2016.jpg

Queen Silvia's jewellery at the opening of the exhibition "Rembrandt at the Vatican: Images from Heaven and Earth" at the Vatican Museum.
https://cdn.c.photoshelter.com/img-g...61123-0416.jpg
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Old 12-01-2016, 11:18 AM
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The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Tiara Thursday: The Leuchtenberg Sapphire Parure, Revisited

This tiara is one of my all time favorites! The stones are exquisite. It's regal, majestic, and absolutely unforgettable. Truly an amazing tiara.
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