As Queen Elizabeth II adds another feather to her glory, longest reign period (63 years and counting) in UK Monarch history, she continues to define elegance. One of her most noteworthy elegance display is her tiara collection. Let’s present to you her most dazzling tiaras:
QUEEN MARY’S FRINGE TIARA
Handcrafted and designed in 1919, this tiara came from part of Queen Victoria’s necklace. Before Queen Elizabeth II tiara was bequeathed on her wedding day in 1947, this tiara belonged to Queen Elizabeth since 1936. Clearly a sentimental history received over generations.
THE KING GEORGE IV STATE DIADEM
Another famous tiara from her jewelry collection is the King George IV State Diadem. Adorned with 1,333 diamonds weighing a total of 325.75 carats, her tiara has a total of169 pearls along the diadem base. This tiara was worn by both Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II during their coronation procession.
CAMBRIDGE LOVERS KNOT TIARA
This mesmerizing tiara is made of a lower semi-circular band, set with a row of round brilliant-cut diamonds. It was inherited by Queen Elizabeth II and later by Princess Diana as a wedding present (from the Queen) in 1981.
GRAND DUCHESS VLADIMIR TIARA
The Grand Duchess Vladimir Tiara with pearls added beauty to HM Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain. Additionally, this exquisite tiara was worn along with Nizam of Hyderabad diamond necklace and pearl and diamond earrings.
GEORGE VI VICTORIAN SUITE TIARA
Sapphire Suite Tiara was gifted to Queen Elizabeth II by her father, King George VI, on her marriage in 1947. It consisted of a jewelry set, including a magnificent necklace and earrings composed of blue sapphires halo surrounded by diamonds.
BRAZILIAN AQUAMARINE PARURE
Aquamarine as a focal point, exceeded in size and beauty than all other colored stones, this set augmented sparkling masterpiece of Queen Elizabeth’s gemstone jewelry collection. Queen Elizabeth II has ordered royal jeweler, Garrard to complete her parure with a tiara.
With many more tiaras and precious jewelry pieces, Queen Elizabeth II ‘Royal jewelry collection’ continues to keep her highness shining bright. All prim and proper, as HM Queen Elizabeth II carries forward her elite journey of royal matters with upmost sophistication, we wish UK Monarchy be blessed during her sparkling journey.
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