Wedding Aga Khan III and Andrée Joséphine Carron

The Aga Khan III married, on 7 December 1929 (civil), in Aix-les-Bains, France, and 13 December 1929 (religious), in Bombay, India, Andrée Joséphine Carron (1898–1976). A co-owner of a dressmaking shop in Paris, she became known as Princess Andrée Aga Khan. By this marriage, he had one son, Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, (1933–2003). The couple were divorced in 1943

Aga Khan III Andrée Carron WeddingFrance, Aix-les-Bains, 7 December, 1929. The marriage between  Aga Khan III and Andrée Joséphine Carron, who came from Savoye . The marriage was celebrated by the Mayor, and by an imam.

Begum Andree Carron Aga Khan Cartier TiaraThe Princess Andrée, wife of Aga Khan III, wearing her tiara of Emerald with the blade of Sapphire and emeralds (1930) (Click photo to enlarge)

Diamonds are a girls best friend…..

………..but not only for girls!!



It’s June, which means we are officially into the wedding season! Just a little choice at Boucheron’s collection of bridal and engagement rings.

Inspiring ideas for those about to tie the knot from French Maison Boucheron, including an engagement ring that is in fact a knot. Well worth having a good look at the wide selection of styles from this French jeweller before committing. Men of the world take note, the French know how to ask their ladies to say ‘oui’.

Give a touch of French finesse to your courting by stopping at Boucheron for a look at the maison’s extensive bridal collections including wedding bands and even matching jewellery to build a collection starting with engagement ring.

BOUCHERON, Eternal Grace wedding ringBoucheron Eternal Grace wedding ring, yellow and white gold, paved with diamonds 


Divine Rita wedding ring in white gold paved with diamondsBoucheron Divine Rita wedding ring in white gold paved with diamonds.


BOUCHERON, Divine Rita Solitaire paved with diamondsBoucheron Divine Rita Solitaire paved with diamonds.


boucheron-facette-wedding-ring-in-platinumBoucheron Facette wedding ring in platinum


boucheron-facette-solitaire-in-white-goldBoucheron Facette wedding ring in platinum with diamond

From classic diamond solitaires to strong geometric Art Deco styles or resolutely modern designs this is a good place to start browsing for that all important purchase.

This is what you call real French chique! Tres cute, tres chique. Come into the beautiful world of Boucheron.