Bling bling! When it comes to jewelry – the royals have some of the best in the world. Over the course of time, royal watchers have been introduced to some of the biggest and best pieces of jewels. Royals let their pieces do the talking, when it comes to putting the stones on display.
Emeralds, rubies and diamonds are just some of the stones that have been source to create some of the most breath-taking engagement rings, earrings and tiaras seen on the world stage. Just like any piece, the jewels can use a makeover.
From Meghan Markle’s engagement ring to Princess Diana’s earrings, here are the royal jewels that have gotten a makeover.
The Duchess of Sussex shocked fans when she made her first appearance since welcoming her and Prince Harry’s son Archie Harrison, at the Trooping of the Colour ceremony. While doing a royal wave, fans noticed a new touch to her engagement ring. Meghan’s original gold band had been replaced with a delicate diamond-studded band.
When she was given the ring, which features two of Princess Diana’s diamonds and one sourced from Botswana, it was supported by a simple gold band. The sparkler was crafted by Cleave and Company, Court Jewelers and Medalist to Her Majesty the Queen.