Glittering crowns and jewels british royals have worn. (Part 1)

#british royal family   #queen elizabeth ii   #tiaras   

shewolfofengland:

redxluna:

From the moment I first began my research into Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, I took the fact that the typically frugal Henry spent a lavish amount on Elizabeth’s funeral as a sure sign of devotion to her. 

Except I now feel wretchedly sad because apparently Henry and Elizabeth went through the same extensive ceremony for the first child that they lost, Elizabeth Tudor, who died when she was only three of atrophy.

The large sum of £318 (£155,479.74 in today’s money) was spent on her funeral and Henry erected a small tomb to his daughter in the abbey made from Purbeck and black marble. On top of the monument is a finely polished slab of black Lydian, upon which were placed inscriptions to Elizabeth and her effigy of copper gilt, both of which are now lost. (x)

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Of course our Henry would dole it out for his family, they were everything to him

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#dammnnn why is this shit on my dash   #wanna make me cry?   #british royal family   #henry vii   #elizabeth tudor   

happyswedes:

Prince Carl Philip had another racing competition this weekend. He wasn’t very successful because he crashed with his car once again. True supporters fiancé Sofia Hellqvist and King Carl Gustaf were there to support him. 

The kiss of Sofia and Carl Gustaf is so cute! + Looks like Sofia is dyeing her hair lighter.

#swedish royal family   #king carl xvi gustaf   #prince carl philip   #sofia hellqvist   

royalbloopers:

What the hell are you girls doing? I’m King-ing here!

#i think this is thailand?   #thailand   
memory-of-the-romanovs:

Николай II и его сын Цесаревич Алексей.
Nicholas II and his son Tsesarevich Alexei.

memory-of-the-romanovs:

Николай II и его сын Цесаревич Алексей.

Nicholas II and his son Tsesarevich Alexei.

#romanov   #nicholas ii   #alexei romanov   

camillasgirl:

The Prince of Wales, Patron, Battle of Britain Fighter Association, and The Duchess of Cornwall, attend the Battle of Britain Fighter Association Service and meet veterans and supporters at a reception, Westminster Abbey and Bishop Partridge Hall, London , 21.09.2014

#british royal family   #prince charles   #camilla bowles   
kingfelipeismyhomeboy:

Queen Sofia of Spain attends “Requiem” by Mozart at Toledo’s Cathedral on September 20, 2014 in Toledo, Spain.

kingfelipeismyhomeboy:

Queen Sofia of Spain attends “Requiem” by Mozart at Toledo’s Cathedral on September 20, 2014 in Toledo, Spain.

#spanish royal family   #queen sofia