7 Times Duchess Of Cambridge Borrowed Jewellery From The Queen’s Collection
There are times when Duchess of Cambridge borrowed Jewellery from the Queen’s invaluable collection. Here listing the 7 times it was accentuated by the beautiful Duchess
Pearl and Diamond Choker
The choker was warranted by the Queen using pearls that were a gift from the Japanese government. The Queen wore the piece here during a banquet at the Chinese Embassy in 1999 with the Duchess of Cambridge most recently wearing the exquisite price at Prince Philip’s funeral in 2021.
The Nizam of Hyderabad offered the Queen anything she desired from the Cartier as a wedding gift and she opted for a diamond floral tiara and matching necklace, which was embedded with a detachable double pendant drop. The Duchess of Cambridge wore the incredible piece at the National Portrait Gallery’s annual gala in 2014.
Diamond Teardrop Earrings
The Diamond Teardrop earrings were first noticeable on the Queen at the State Opening of Parliament in 2012. Certainly, they’ve become a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge who wore the beautiful earrings at a gala dinner at Kensington Palace in 2017.
Cartier Maple Leaf Brooch
The Queen wore the maple leaf brooch Canada Day in Ottawa in 2010 which was Queen Mother’s before being passed to the Queen. The Duchess of Cambridge wore it a year later for a visit to Calgary Zoo in 2011.
The Queen was gifted these pearl drop earrings from the Ruler of Bahrain as a wedding gift in 1947. She wore them here at the Royal Albert Hall Annual Festival of Remembrance in 2015 and a year later Kate chose to wear them at the Remembrance Sunday Service in Whitehall.
Ruby and Diamond Floral Bandeau Necklace
The Ruby and Diamond Floral Bandeau Necklace was originally owned by Mrs Ronald Greville, who left some of her jewellery to the Queen Mother when she died in 1942. The necklace was passed down to the Queen as a wedding gift and she later wore the piece in an official portrait taken in 1987. The Duchess of Cambridge wore the piece for the first time during the Spanish state banquet in 2017.
Fern Platinum and Diamond Brooch
The Queen was gifted Fern Platinum and Diamond Brooch in the shape of the New Zealand fern when she visited Auckland for the first time in 1953 and she wears it frequently including here at the New Zealand Memorial at Hyde Park Corner in 2006. The piece was borrowed by Kate during the royal tour of New Zealand in 2014.