On April 21, Crown Princess Kiko wore a white silk covered pillbox on a visit to Ise Jingu’s Geku and Naiku for “Rikkoshi no Rei” rites. The next day, she wore a black silk covered pillbox to visit the mausoleums of Emperor Komei and Empress Eishō in Kyoto
Local news gallery: Crown Prince Akishino and Crown Princess Kiko visited Ise Jingu's Geku and Naiku on April 21 for "Rikkoshi no Rei" rites.https://t.co/X7u448M2i0
Princess Alexandra wore a smart felt hat with camel crown and black brim for a visit to the Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre Stanford Hall in Nottinghamshire on Friday
The DMRC welcomed HRH Princess Alexandra as the first member of the Royal Family to visit since February 2020.HRH is patron of Queen Alexandra’s RN Nursing Service & Princess Mary’s RAF Nursing Service. HRH enjoyed a short tour of the unit meeting nurses & patients. @RoyalFamilypic.twitter.com/iuMVvGlUdJ
Happy 40th wedding anniversary to Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa
The Grand Duke and Grand Duchess of Luxembourg 🇱🇺celebrate their ruby (40th) wedding anniversary today. They were married in a civil ceremony that was followed by a service in the Cathedral of Our Lady of Luxembourg on 14 February 1981. 📷 Maison du Grand-Duc/Sophie Margue. pic.twitter.com/T51NY2zJoD
Prince Harry & Meghan Markle are expecting their second child. A Sussex spokesman: “We can confirm that Archie is going to be a big brother. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are overjoyed to be expecting their second child.” 📸 Misan Harriman #HarryandMeghanpic.twitter.com/cb0m5vrQhg
Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella in sweet summer hats to cheer their mum’s participation in the Calvi to Monaco Water Bike Challenge in support of her charitable foundation. Prince Jacque’s monogrammed cap is very sweet!
Queen Margrethe repeated a cream felt hat with peach wool covered curved brim today to open an outdoor museum at Trundholm Mose, Odsherred, site where the famous Bronze Age “Sun Chariot” figure was found in 1902.
Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel, Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar in cosy knit wool hats to open a multisports facility in Daniel’s hometown on Thursday. The prince also donned hockey gear for a charity match.
Princess Kiko wore a new black felt cloche with diagonal crown wrap on Wednesday to the Japanese Olympic team’s send off to the Pyeong Chang Olympics. While so similar to Queen Elizabeth’s diagonal wrapped crown cloche hats, this one somehow feels much more modern and sleek.
Also on Wednesday, Princess Alexandra wore a black hat with grey faux fur cuff brim for a visit to The Old Moat Garden Centre in Epsom.
Congratulations to Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank on the announcement of their engagement. While we’ve yet to hear details, this means potentially two major hatted events (in addition to Trooping the Colour and Ascot etc.) for the British Royal Family in 2018. BRING ON THE HATS.
Peek at the lovely photo King Albert and Queen Paola used for their Christmas card this season
Prince Jacques of Monaco and Princess Gabriella of Monaco accompanied their parents last night for the annual ceremony of Sainte-Devote
Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel released their family’s Christmas greeting today in a video shot during a winter walk in Tyresta National Park. With three of the four family members in cosy winter hats, it’s a very sweet picture I couldn’t resist sharing.