Royal Protocol 101: Royals Meeting the Pope
Royal History / Royal Rules & Etiquette

Royal Protocol 101: Royals Meeting the Pope

Since King Felipe and Queen Letizia met with Pope Francis today–their first overseas engagement as King and Queen–I thought it was an appropriate time to discuss the protocol of Popes and Royals. Le Privilège du blanc “Privilege of the White” describes the tradition of allowing Catholic queens, princesses, and archduchesses to wear white in the … Continue reading

The Christening of Princess Leonore of Sweden (In Photos)
Royal Babies / Royal Celebrations / Swedish Royals

The Christening of Princess Leonore of Sweden (In Photos)

Princess Madeleine and Queen Silvia at her christening, August 31st 1982 || Princess Leonore and Princess Madeleine at her christening, June 8th 2014 The Princess was christened Leonore Lilian Maria Exactly one year since the wedding of Princess Madeleine to Christopher O’Neill, the couple joined with their families to celebrate the christening of their four-month-old … Continue reading