Pre-Wedding Hair ~ Gala dinner on the occasion of the wedding of…

Pre-Wedding Hair ~ Gala dinner on the occasion of the wedding of Prince William of Wales and Catherine Middleton ~ 28.04.2011

Annual report released for Danish Royal House

Annual report released for Danish Royal House

The Royal Danish House released its Annual Report for 2017 late last week, outlining the activities of the Danish Royal Family.

There was a deficit of 2.8 million krone, which the Royal House says “can be attributed to the extraordinary expenses of the Royal Danish House incurred during the past year,” and the debt was carried over into net capital.

Queen Margrethe – or in her absence, Crown…

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Queen Margrethe of Denmark’s sarcophagus completed

Queen Margrethe of Denmark’s sarcophagus completed

Queen Margrethe of Denmark’s sarcophagus has been completed and been placed in Sankt Birgittas Chapel in Roskilde Domkirke. It will be there that she will lay upon her death alongside close to 40 Danish kings and queens going back to the early Middle Ages up to present day – including her parents, King Frederick IX and Queen Ingrid. Construction began in 2003 in what was initially a…

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Queen Margrethe celebrates first birthday after Prince Henrik’s death

Queen Margrethe celebrates first birthday after Prince Henrik’s death

It wasn’t that long ago that Prince Henrik died from a pulmonary infection on 13 February, leaving Queen Margrethe of Denmark a widow. For a couple who had been married for fifty years, it was clear there was still a spark between the two. When they met in the spring of 1965 at a dinner party in London, neither had realised they had just met the love of their life. The Margrethe and Henrik in…

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Prince Henrik’s last surprise for the love of his life

In his last romantic gesture for his beloved wife of 50 years, Prince Henrik of Denmark had it planned that the flowers at his funeral in Christiansborg Palace Church be organised as a “blooming garden” in a moving surprise for Queen Margrethe. The “blooming garden” holds a special meaning for the couple. It was during Margrethe and Henrik’s wedding in June 1967 that the “blooming garden” was…