Empress Michicko repeated her white saucer hat with lattice underbrim and silk leaf trim on Monday to celebrate the Japanese Coast Guard’s 70th anniversary (Imperial Family of Japan)
Princess Kiko in a navy straw hat with rounded kettle brim trimmed with a white pinstriped edged hatband and double side bow on Monday in Hawaii.
Queen Silvia in a black headband on Tuesday at an anniversary memorial for victims of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
Queen Margrethe wore her bright pink straw hat for the third time in as many weeks on Wednesday for her visit to the 2nd Battalion of the Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment. Here’s a great article explaining the connection between the Danish Queen and a British regiment.
Swedish royal women in traditional white starched folk hats Wednesday for National Day celebrations.
A new, cream straw brimmed hat for Princess Marie on Thursday at a Danish Emergency Management Agency memorial.
Small, new, brimless red hat today for Princess Claire of Luxembourg at a German society wedding (Luxarazzi)
The following new millinery designs caught my eye this week:
From British milliner Tracy Miller, a beautiful draped abacca straw seafoam headpiece and slate blue trimmed hat
Natural straw wide brimmed upsweep with pink silk layered hatband & bow from British milliner Dillon Wallwork
Black straw button percher with exquisite sunset hued feathers from British milliner Justine Bradley Hill
Love the pearls and pleated ribbon trim on this cream straw rounded pillbox from UK brand Butterfly Hats
Dramatic red cartwheel brimmed hat with black quills from Australian milliner Marily Van den Berg
Creative (and cheeky!) blue straw shell cocktail hat with pearls from Yuan Li London
Bright pink silk covered percher with bow and lovely crin ruffle from British label John Boyd Millinery
And from Tasmanian-based brand Cessiah Alice Millinery, this vibrant percher with retro cotton printed hugger base and pink feather peony trim. I love its exuberance!
Prince Nikolaos’ photography exhibition “PHOS: A Journey of Light” opened last weekend at the Hellenic Museum in Melbourne. The work looks beautiful- those in the area may want to catch the exhibition before it closes on July 29.
Sweet portrait of Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar released Wednesday for Swedish National Day
Wonderful snap released by Princess Madeleine of Princess Leonore after her little sister’s christening yesterday, captioned “in her true element”.