The teasing ends as Twilight Sparkle and Applejack explain that being a blank flank means that one has not yet discovered one's true potential.Diamond Tiara later stands alongside Silver Spoon in the stairway, watching the other ponies play games and upset at no longer being the center of attention.
The parure is considered one of the most beautiful displays ever of jewelry craftsmanship and also one of the most complete, containing a tiara, necklace, earrings, brooch and four hairpins, two of which have been incorporated into earrings since the original earrings were supposedly separated from the set.
However, when she accidentally exposes her "blank flank", Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon immediately make fun of her.
Apple Bloom is soon joined by two other blank flanks named Scootaloo and Sweetie Belle.
In Call of the Cutie, Diamond Tiara makes her first appearance alongside Silver Spoon, inviting Apple Bloom and Twist to her cute-ceañera to celebrate her recently earned cutie mark.
At the cute-ceañera, Apple Bloom tries to hide her lack of a cutie mark by covering her flank with a tablecloth, insisting that she doesn't want to steal attention away from the party's guest of honor.