Princess Mako in a black pillbox at a memorial for the Great Tokyo Air Raid (Imperial Family of Japan)
Princess Michael of Kent in a casual winter hat at the Birmingham Dog Show (Daily Mail)
Prince Bernhard, Prince Maurits and Prince Pieter-Christiaan participated in the first edition of the Hollandse 100 skating and cycling races on March 8 to raise money for Prince Bernhard’s foundation ‘Lymph&Co’ (he’s a lymph node cancer survivor). The princes’ parents, wives and children cheered them on. (PPE Agency and Monarchy Press)
A certain royal blue beanie hat was spotted in Denmark again (Danish Monarchy)
A busy week in Norway as Crown Prince Haakon completed a paratrooper course, the Crown Prince and Princess opened a new library in Furuset and King Harald was on winter military exercise (Royal House of Norway
The Swedish royals released a sweet photo of their newest family member (Kungahuset Facebook)
Danish television has a new documentary series inside the Danish royal palaces. You can watch the first episode, on Amalienborg Palace, here. (DK.tv)
And to show the great extremes experienced in royal life, here are photos of Queen Maxima taken last night in Paris (in an interesting Tom Ford velvet and silk gown) and this morning at a playground in Alpen aan den Rijn. One can only admire a queen who seamlessly goes from diamonds to rubber gloves inside of 12 hours.