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Camilla has a “personal connection” to the Queen Mother’s “revolutionary tiaras.”

The Queen Mother, who died in 2002 at the age of 101, was a beautiful woman who always dressed impeccably.

Helen Dimmick, a leading gemologist and jewelry historian Ainsworth’s Jewelers spoke exclusively to Express.co.uk about the style trends Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon has set throughout her life.

She said: “Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, has always responded to her age when choosing her jewellery. She understood what suited her, but also left her mark in a subtle way, which was reflected in her love of tiaras.”

“Although demure and reserved, her choice of tiaras was elegant and sophisticated. This is probably the style trend that we associate with her the most.”

“In the 1920’s she revolutionized the way they were worn, removing the hairpiece and instead wearing it fashionably across her forehead, which was most evident on her wedding day when she wore the delicate Strathmore Rose Tiara – a gift from her father to celebrate her marriage to her future king in 1923.

“As styles changed and hairstyles softened in the 1930s, she adopted the ‘halo’ style – which at the time was worn at a steep angle on the front of her head.”

“Her 1936 Cartier Halo Tiara was a famous example, which was later gifted to then-Princess Elizabeth on her 18th birthday and later loaned to Princess Kate for her marriage to Prince William in 2011.”

“As she grew older, the Queen Mother preferred the Greville tiara, bequeathed to her in 1942 with a striking geometric honeycomb design.

“Later in 1953, the Queen Mother had the tiara slightly altered by Cartier, adding extra height by reconfiguring the top row and adding a large marquise-cut diamond and four round diamonds from a disassembled brooch.

“This is a much more mature style and because it was delicate and light she wore it for the rest of her life. Today this tiara is a favorite of Queen Camilla.”

“This personal connection to the tiara and the Queen Mother is further emphasized by Queen Camilla’s five-carat emerald-cut Art Deco diamond engagement ring.

“It originally belonged to his beloved grandmother and it is no surprise that the then Prince Charles chose this heirloom as an important jewel for his ‘mother’. When worn together, they embody the symbols of love and royal duty that define our history.” Queen.”

Ms Dimmick went on to explain whether the Queen Mother’s style was similar to that of her frugal daughter, Queen Elizabeth II.

“Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon had the experience of owning jewelry of rank essentially through her royal marriage to Albert, Duke of York,” the jewelry expert claimed.

“As she grew in role and following the accession of her second son as King George VI, she wore the heirloom crown jewellery, representing the monarchy in its increasing prominence.”

“Like other royal ladies, the Queen Mother used her jewelry to speak for herself, particularly at the time to represent the monarchy positively following the abdication of King Edward VIII.”

“Before her marriage, her jewelry was more sentimental and modest. Throughout her life, her signature style has been a simple string of pearls and a favorite brooch.”

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