Both Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and Meghan Markle have engagement rings they will proudly show off. The royals may have married their partners many years apart, but their rings could have something in common.
She told Express.co.uk: “The Countess of Wessex’s engagement ring given to her by Prince Edward and created by Garrard, appears to feature a large two carat oval diamond, complemented by two 0.4 carat trillion shaped diamonds on either side, set on a white gold band.
“If purchasing this specification of ring at many other Mayfair jewellers, it would be priced in the region of £35,000.”
Garrard was the go-to choice for creating royal rings for many years.
The jeweller also designed the famous sapphire and diamond engagement ring given to Princess Diana and more recently seen on Kate Middleton.
Meghan Markle became part of the family nearly 20 years later when she married Prince Harry.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex wed at Windsor Castle on May 19, 2018.
Just six months before, royal fans got the first look of Meghan’s custom engagement ring.
The mother-of-one wears a trilogy ring which consists of a diamond from Botswana and a jewel from Diana’s collection.
The expert continued: “This style of [Sophie’s] engagement ring is known as a trilogy ring.
“Traditionally the three central diamonds are said to represent the couple’s past, present and future, making it a very romantic and meaningful choice of design.
“Meghan Markle’s engagement ring, given to her by…