Big Cat jewels made for the Duchess by Cartier. With its diamond-encrusted ears turned back and its menacing green emerald eyes staring boldly into you, baring its sharp platinum teeth, this life-like panther appears to be stalking anyone who comes near.
Wallis Simpson’s panther bracelet, arguably the most famous bracelet in the world, represents a trifecta in jewelry history. In the first corner we have one of fashion’s most famous style icons, Wallis Simpson, the Duchess of Windsor. Though denied the right to become Queen of England, Ms. Simpson, alongside her dashing husband, the former King Edward VIII, rose to become Queen of Style.