Meghan Markle not only inherited Diana’s precious gems, but also she is carrying her legacy with pride. Did you know that when Princess Diana passed away her private collection of signature jewels were left to her sons Prince William and Prince Harry. Scroll down as we reveal the Duchess of Sussex’s stunning heirloom!
When Princess Diana passed away most of her jewelry was returned to the British crown. However, she left her treasured personal collection to William and Harry.
She wrote a letter of wishes: “I would like you to allocate all my jewelry to the share to be held by my sons, so that their wives may, in due course, have it or use it. I leave the exact division of the jewelry to your discretion.”
Kate Middleton has been respectfully wearing Princess Diana’s sapphire engagement ring since 2011. Kate and Meghan are so lucky to still have a connection with their late mother-in-law!
When Prince Harry proposed to Meghan, her engagement ring was crafted with a couple of small diamonds from Diana’s jewelry box and a large ethically sourced diamond from Botswana.
Do you think Meghan is linking her heritage with the special occasions in her life? Every time she wears Diana’s jewelry she is paying tribute to the late princess. We all remember her kindly and it’s a touching and sweet gesture.
One of the most iconic pieces of jewelry is Diana’s gorgeous aquamarine ring that the “Suits” star wore with happiness on her wedding day.
After announcing her pregnancy she was wearing a lovely pair of butterfly earrings that belonged to her late mother-in-law. Diana used to wear them in the 80s.
After her maternity leave when the former actress launched her Capsule fashion of work-wear clothing line she wore a beautiful gold bracelet, which also belonged to Princess Diana.
The mom to one-year-old Archie has been recently spotted wearing another one of Diana’s favorite pieces, her Cartier watch that was a gift from her father on her 21st birthday.
Meghan was spotted wearing the stunning watch earlier this month in a black-and-white official portrait of her and Prince Harry and fans went absolutely crazy!