Many girls dream of one day meeting their prince and for Kate Middleton, that dream became a reality when Prince William proposed to her with the late Princess Diana’s famous sapphire diamond ring- 14 solitaire diamonds surrounding a 12-carat oval blue Ceylon sapphire set created by jeweler Garrard. Some of the perks of marrying royalty includes lavish gifts and when it comes to jewellery there’s no holding back. Throughout the years that Prince William and Kate Middleton have been married, the Prince has showered his lady love with some swoon-worthy bling. Here’s a look at the top gifts:
1. Engagement Ring – William gave Kate his late mother’s 12-carat Ceylon sapphire engagement ring.
2. Sapphire and Diamond Earrings- Another of Princess Diana’s possessions, these earrings were given to Kate sometime between the engagement and wedding and match her engagement ring.
3. Yellow Gold Wedding Band- As per British royal tradition, Prince William gave his wife a wedding band made from a lump of Welsh gold.
4. Diamond Eternity Band- When Kate gave birth to their first born, she received a diamond eternity ring as her “push present”.