Princess Margaret Loved Her Jewelry

Princess Margaret had an eye for jewelry.

Her former lady-in-waiting, Anne Glenconner, reminisced on Margaret’s love for gems in her new memoir, Whatever Next? Lessons From an Unexpected Life. “Princess Margaret particularly loved jewellery,” Lady Glenconner writes. “She didn’t have a huge amount but she chose carefully.”

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In particular, Lady Glenconner writes about the royal’s wedding tiara, the Poltimore tiara. Princess Margaret bought the tiara herself. “Patrick Plunket, who had such good taste and was once a trustee of the Wallace Collection, saw it for sale at auction and told her about it,” Lady Glenconner explains in Whatever Next?

The tiara was originally made for Lady Poltimore by Garrard, and Princess Margaret purchased it for £5,500. Lady Glenconner writes, “She looked dazzling in it. Her husband Tony later took a famous photograph

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Hailey Bieber on Her Connection to Princess Diana’s Fearless Fashion

Photo credit: Dimitrios Kambouris - Getty Images

Photo credit: Dimitrios Kambouris – Getty Images

Hailey Bieber isn’t alone in her fascination with Princess Diana’s sporty-preppy style, but the way she pulls it off has become iconic in itself.

In an interview for Harper’s BAZAAR‘s September cover story, the supermodel discusses how she sources inspiration from the late royal, not only from her style, but also the way she carried herself in the world.

“I was really inspired by the fact that she was the most-looked-at woman in the world at that time, of all time, and she did what she wanted with her style,” Bieber says of Lady Di. “She really expressed herself through her style despite being in the position she was in.”

It’s a position Bieber—as one of the world’s most famous models and young street style icons, the niece of Hollywood legend Alec Baldwin, the founder of skincare label Rhode, and

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