Queen's Speech for 'those who work hard and do the right thing' | Daily Mail Online

Queen's Speech for 'those who work hard and do the right thing'

Queen's Speech for 'those who work hard and do the right thing' | Daily Mail Online

The Imperial State Crown is carried on a cushion as it arrives for the State Opening of Parliament, at the Houses of Parliament in London

Two crowns, 3,000 gems, an 18ft robe and a recycled dress: Queen Elizabeth II looks regal alongside Prince Philip at her 60th State Opening of Parliament

The Imperial State Crown is carried on a cushion as it arrives for the State Opening of Parliament, at the Houses of Parliament in London

Queen Elizabeth II, wearing the George IV Diadem, leaves through the Norman Porch of the Palace of Westminster after the State Opening of Parliament

Two crowns, 3,000 gems, an 18ft robe and a recycled dress: Queen Elizabeth II looks regal alongside Prince Philip at her 60th State Opening of Parliament

Queen Elizabeth II, wearing the George IV Diadem, leaves through the Norman Porch of the Palace of Westminster after the State Opening of Parliament

The Fringe Tiara:  The Royal Collection states that Queen Mary had the piece made in 1919 from a necklace she received from Queen Victoria as a wedding present. They specify that Victoria bought the necklace from Collingwood & Co. jewelers in 1893.    It was given to Queen Elizabeth in 1936.   Elizabeth lent it to her namesake daughter for its history-making appearance atop the bridal veil.  She lent it out again to her granddaughter, Princess Anne, for another bridal appearance.

The Fringe Tiara: The Royal Collection states that Queen Mary had the piece made in 1919 from a necklace she received from Queen Victoria as a wedding present. They specify that Victoria bought the necklace from Collingwood & Co. jewelers in 1893. It was given to Queen Elizabeth in 1936. Elizabeth lent it to her namesake daughter for its history-making appearance atop the bridal veil. She lent it out again to her granddaughter, Princess Anne, for another bridal appearance.

Diana's wedding band made from pure Welsh gold. Mined from the Clogau St. David gold mine in Wales, the nugget also provided gold for the wedding rings for the Queen Mother, the Queen, Princess Margaret and Princess Anne. It is engraved inside,"I Love You, Diana." All royal brides have rings made from gold mined at the Welsh mine - including Kate Middleton.

Diana's wedding band made from pure Welsh gold. Mined from the Clogau St. David gold mine in Wales, the nugget also provided gold for the wedding rings for the Queen Mother, the Queen, Princess Margaret and Princess Anne. It is engraved inside,"I Love You, Diana." All royal brides have rings made from gold mined at the Welsh mine - including Kate Middleton.

THE 'WESSEX TIARA  The Countess of Wessex Sophie Rhys-Jones wore a stunning yet modest tiara when she wed Queen Elizabeth's youngest son Prince Edward on June 19, 1999. The tiara, a wedding gift from the royal family, is believed to be made up of jewels once belonging to Queen Victoria.

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THE 'WESSEX TIARA The Countess of Wessex Sophie Rhys-Jones wore a stunning yet modest tiara when she wed Queen Elizabeth's youngest son Prince Edward on June 19, 1999. The tiara, a wedding gift from the royal family, is believed to be made up of jewels once belonging to Queen Victoria.

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