Those dangling diamond earrings on Kate Middleton’s earlobes were a gift from her parents, Michael and Carole Middleton, who
commissioned London-based Robinson Pelham Jewellers to make them.
The handmade earrings, a wedding gift, featured
“diamond-set stylized oak leaves with a pear-shaped, diamond-set drop and a pavé-set diamond acorn suspended in the
center,” according to a press release from the jeweler.
Inspiration for the design is from the family’s new coat of
arms, which includes acorns and oak leaves; the pair were made by British
Editor’s Note: JCK is
trying to secure an interview with Robinson Pelham Jeweller, founded more than 15
years ago by Kate Pelham Burn, Vanessa Chilton, and Zoe Benyon. Stay tuned for
details, which will appear on this blog.
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