For the first time, the Queen sits alone as she opens Parliament and sets out the government’s agenda. HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, passed away in April.
You’ve got to hand it to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex: their Oprah interview was well-crafted and brilliantly acted from start to finish. Their choice of words were campaign trail slick. Spoiler alert: it didn’t help their case at all. Harry and Meghan were going for the sympathy angle, but it backfired. Everyone’s fed up with cries of victimization… Read More
I can’t even begin to tell you how delighted I am that Delphine Boël – now Princess Delphine – has been recognized by BOTH of Belgium’s kings. First, the former King Albert, who (finally) acknowledged her as his daughter. Then his son, the current King Phillippe, met with his sister to mend bridges. King Albert had to be dragged into… Read More
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Remember this tiara unboxing? I’ve been searching for another tiara to unveil, so stay tuned. This is only the beginning! This episode: a replica Girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara!
Our dear Beatrice of York has married the love of her life, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, known casually as Edo. Beatrice and Edo announced their engagement in September 2019, and the wedding was scheduled for May 2020 at The Chapel Royal, St James’s Palace. But like most people planning to marry in 2020, the COVID-19 virus upended all plans. Everything was… Read More
“What do you think of the Harry and Meghan situation?” That’s a question I get a lot lately, so here goes. There appears to be a lot of ego happening here. Harry and Meghan seem to regard themselves as incredibly important. As members of the royal family, they’d have to be a part of something they have no control over,… Read More
Thanks to the research by William Dalrymple and Anita Anand, the dastardly Hope Diamond is being given a run for its money by none other than the Koh-i-Noor, currently in possession of the British Royal Family. The Koh-i-Noor is the sparkling egg-sized diamond set in the crown of the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother. Legend has it that the… Read More