Olga and Tatiana in lovely matching outfits and hats.



She seems to be a beauty in the full sense of the word. She has an unusually regular features. She is slim and graceful by nature, she had a lively and playful character and a kind heart. Her brothers and sisters are extremely fond of her cheerful disposition."

- Catherine the Great on her second-eldest granddaughter, Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia. Because of her beauty, even as a baby, Elena was named after Greek Mythology’s Helen of Troy.


text posts + the romanovs


Timeline of Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova (1901-1917).

Background comes from pinterest.


Rare of AOTMAA. Both zoomed, B/Wed and sharpened by olga-nikolayvna


New rare photograph of the Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia aboard the imperial yacht Standart, scanned by tashusik.


Императрица Александра Фёдоровна и её дочь Ольга Николаевна.

Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and her daughter Olga Nikolaevna.

Princess Elisabeth of Hesse, later Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna, 1878.


"Little Stassie"

Grand duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia, later Grand duchess of Mecklenburg- Schwerin. Early 1870s

By far, one of my favorite royals ever. She was a bright and “avant garde” lady with an awesome personality.