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The Spencer Tiara : The Spencer Tiara is mounted in gold in the form of stylised flowers decorated in diamonds in silver settings. The tiara is entirely composite and not an heirloom as has been previously suggested.
~ THE SPENCER TIARA ~ Owned by the Spencer family, Worn by Lady Diana Spencer at her marriage to Charles, Prince of Wales in 1981. The tiara includes diamonds in silver settings mounted in gold in various floral shapes: stylized tulips, star-shaped flowers, and scrolling foliage. It was worn by both of Lady Diana Spencer’s older sisters, Jane and Sarah, at their weddings. It went back to the Spencer family upon Diana's death.
*A mix of all eras* 'Mixing styles and eras is all about being confident and thinking, 'Yes, this will work'', says interior designer Louise Convert. A local firm made the kitchen units in her kitchen from recycled scaffolding boards, while the vintage ladder is from AG Hendy & Co. The old copper pans have been collected from eBay and the cabinet is a vintage French piece. Image: Brent Darby