08 September 2014

Redesign It: Camilla's Ruby Necklace


One of the grandest pieces that the Duchess of Cornwall has received since joining the royal family is this enormous ruby and diamond necklace, generally thought to have been a gift from a Saudi royal. The necklace doesn't belong to Camilla personally; as an official gift, it will eventually go to the Royal Collection, but she has the use of it during her lifetime. But if you had the chance to reimagine this enormous and difficult-to-wear piece, how would you change it?