Nigel Milne Three Strand Pearl and Diamond Bracelet

On July 20, 2017, Kate attended a reception in Berlin, Germany. She wore this bracelet that once belonged to Diana.

At first, some of us bloggers believed this was Kate’s years old bracelet. But close inspection revealed spacers on this one that her own bracelet lacks.

Diana famously wore this bracelet with her “Elvis” gown”.

08 Nov 1989, Kowloon, Hong Kong — File photo: Princess Diana (sheath dress and jacket embroidered with simulated pearls, known as the “Elvis” outfitby Catherine Walker) attends the opening ceremony for the new Hong Kong Cultural Centre in Kowloon. On the fifth anniversary of Princess Diana’s death her loss is mourned by many people among them the fashion designers whose creations she wore with great style. — Image by © Tim Graham/Corbis


The full story behind it can be found here.

The bracelet is made of three strands of white pearls, and at least six diamond halo spacers. From what is visible in the photo there are at least two rows of diamond spacers on the bracelet, three spacers on each row.

Here it is on Kate.

Collingwood Diamond And Pearl Dangle Earrings

On July 12, 2017, Kate wore these earrings to the State Banquet held in honor of King Felipe and Queen Letizia’s visit to the UK.

If the earrings look familiar, it’s because they aren’t new. They belonged to Princess Diana. Collingwood Jewellers gifted them to her once she became Princess of Wales.


ca. 1980-1990 — Princess Diana smiles in a black veil and pearl earrings. — Image by © Tim Graham/CORBIS


Here is the closeup:

Two bezel stud diamonds dangle one above the other and attach to a conical diamond studded component. Just below this is an egg-shaped creamy white pearl.

Kate wore them again in Belgium on July 31, 2017.

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Beaut Eva Paste & Silver Art Deco Drop Earrings

One of the most ostentatious and glamorous pieces in Kate’s collection, she reserves these earrings for formal events.

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The earrings shown above were part of an estate jewelry trunk show in San Francisco. The price listed on Metier’s site is $775.

It looks like Beaut offers copies of these vintage earrings. I’m not sure if Kate owns the vintage pair shown at the trunk show or if hers are a replica.

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From the website: “Royal vintage-style ‘Eva’ earrings as worn by the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton. These art deco vintage style earrings are 9ct gold hoops and sterling silver set with paste stones. Handmade in London.”

The earrings feature a spear shaped silver pendant studded with paste stones. It’s attached to an elongated triangular piece connected to two paste stone drops (one rectangular, one square). The entire front of the earring is covered in paste stones. The earrings hang on the earlobe with a gold hoop attached to the back.

Kate wore these to a private event for the Thirty Club of London in May 2012 and to the National Memorial Arboretum Appeal Dinner in November 2011.

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The ones sold on Beaut’s website are priced at $299.91.