Today is the anniversary of the birth of one of the greatest jewelry-lovers of the 20th century: Dame Elizabeth Taylor, the iconic actress and philanthropist. In her honor, we’re taking a closer look today at one of her most fantastic and beloved jewelry pieces: the Elizabeth Taylor Diamond Ring.
Amethysts are the special birthstones of February babies, but they’re also frequently employed as a stone for occasions of memorial or remembrance. With a big royal memorial in honor of the late King Constantine II coming up later this week, we’ve got a look today at an heirloom amethyst pendant worn by his wife and daughters.
Queen Mary of Denmark is a February baby, so it only makes sense that her personal jewelry collection includes numerous pieces set with her birthstone, the gorgeous purple amethyst. Today, we’ve got a closer look at a favorite pair of gala earrings set with dark, dramatic amethyst briolettes.