There’s a strong rumor that Meghan Markle is wearing Princess Diana’s Cartier watch. Prince Harry’s late mother’s wish was that her children’s wives inherit her beloved jewelry collection. Scroll down to find out if the Duchess of Sussex is truly honoring Diana’s memory with her heirloom!
When Meghan Markle and Prince Harry appeared in their black & white portrait as part of their work with “Time 100 Talks” fans went crazy speculating that they spotted Diana’s striking gold Cartier Tank Française watch on Meghan’s wrist.
The watch was Lady Di’s favorite and it was thought that Prince William inherited it. However, he gave it to his younger brother because he got her mother’s engagement ring after all!
Here is the explanation behind this mysterious story. A few months after Diana’s tragic accident that cost her life, little Harry and William chose their inheritance from their mother’s jewelry.
William took the Cartier watch and Harry took her sapphire and diamonds engagement ring.
William wore the watch for several years until he decided to propose to Kate Middleton. So he asked his younger brother if he wanted to trade the watch for the ring. Harry gave the precious piece of jewelry to his sibling because he also inherited her mother selfless kind heart.
Then when Harry proposed to Meghan he gave the Cartier watch that meant so much to him to his wife, a precious treasure that once belonged to his mom The People’s Princess.