13 March 2017

Monday Tidbits for March 13: Tiaras on the Horizon

Spring state visit season is about to kick into high gear, get ready.

--Tiara happenings this month (a.k.a. state visits on the schedule): Norway hosts Iceland, March 21-23. Belgium visits Denmark, March 28-30. Also, the Netherlands is scheduled to host Argentina this month.

--In other monarchy/monarchy state visit news, King Felipe and Queen Letizia will visit Japan, April 4-7. Their postponed state visit to the U.K. has finally been rescheduled (yay!); they'll visit the Windsors June 6-8.

--Elsewhere: Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel, and a bundled up Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar celebrated Victoria's name day at the palace. [Hello]

--Enjoy a wide range of expressions from Queen Máxima as she and King Willem-Alexander pitched in for a national volunteering day. [ParisMatch]

--And finally, at the Jewel Vault, explore one of the largest brooches in the royal collection.

Coming up this week: A round of engagements last week, and more...

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