28 October 2013

Commonwealth Nations Reception

The Queen, accompanied by other members of the Royal Family, hosted a reception at Buckingham Palace in advance of the 2013 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, which will be held in November in Sri Lanka.
Click here for an article from ITV News.
Look at this, kids: it's the first public appearance of the New Zealand Blue Pearl Brooch, given to Her Maj in September! A Commonwealth event debut, well played. It looks darker here than I thought it would. Is it living up to your expectations?

UPDATE: Click here for a video with several brooch glimpses from ITNSource.

Photo: PA