Empress Maria Feodorovna (wife of Paul I, not the other one) commissioned a diadem from the famous Duval Brothers. The Empress wanted something that would remind of the Russian fields, and so the brothers created a diadem of oak and laurel leaves, bordered by sheaves of wheat.
Illustrations by Hsiao-Ron Cheng
Yeah you know what you wont get? A civil war win.
Go ducks aye
True love never gets old!
I am Ritathe fairy
I wish to have love like this.
The “relearning the alphabet” one is ruining me
Krikor Jabotian Fall/Winter 2012