July 14: Sweet engagement present to the Queen
For Queen Elizabeth II, getting engaged to Prince Philip was something very special. The Duke of Edinburgh was her great love to this day she puts on the engagement ringwhich he gave her never off. But what very few people know: there is another ring for this ring matching bracelet. This was given to Elizabeth in 1947 by her lover for her wedding.
The special thing about it: The diamonds on it come from the same tiara from which the precious stones for the engagement ring were taken. During the years of her reign, Queen Elizabeth II wore the bracelet again and again on special occasions. Also on the official picture of her jubilee it was seen – a touching gesture, which shows how much she still misses her husband more than a year after his death. But the Queen is not the only one who is allowed to wear the valuable piece: Duchess Kate has also been able to borrow it from her once or twice. A sign of how much the Queen appreciates and trusts her.
July 13: Mary and Frederik before big changes
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Crown Princess Mary are looking good this summer a big upheaval. after the Scandal revelations about the Herlufsholm boarding school they have to find a new school for Prince Christian and Princess Isabella. It has been clear for a few weeks that Mary and Frederik will be leaving their children after the summer holidays don’t send them back to boarding school be that through Bullying allegations hit the headlines was. The couple themselves were then criticized for not commenting on the case for a long time, but ultimately drew consequences.
July 12: Prince Oscar is absent from the family outing
Then there were only three. At the concert by Uggla, Miss Li and Peter in the ruins of Borgholm Castle, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel appeared with their daughter Princess Estelle. The three obviously enjoyed the concert – yes one was missing. From Estelle’s younger brother Prince Oscar was nowhere a trace to see if the little prince wasn’t allowed to come? Maybe Oscar just didn’t feel like it, after all we know that he is rather suspicious of big public appearances and too much attention. We are sure: Victoria and Daniel certainly made sure that their youngest is well taken care of while they enjoyed the concert.
July 11: Big change for Julian of Sweden
Milestone for Prince Julian of Sweden: The youngest son of Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia of Sweden was born just a year and a half ago, on March 26, 2021. But a new chapter in the life of the Mini-Royal will soon begin. As Margareta Thorgren, spokesman for the Swedish Köningshof announced to “Hänt”, the Mini-Royal going to preschool after this summer. The little Julian “to attend the same preschool from autumn that his older brothers attended”. Alongside his brothers, six-year-old Alexander and four-year-old Gabriel, little Julian is seventh in line to the Swedish throne.
You can find out what was going on in the royal houses of Europe last week here.