Large, bold and distinctive diamond bracelets are not more so than the Onyx and Diamond Panther Bracelet made by Cartier and owned by Wallis Simpson. Commissioned in 1952 and today known as one of the most expensive pieces of jewellery having been sold in auction in 2010 for $12.4 million. This magnificent over sized diamond bracelet is an inspiring and alluring piece and described by Sotheby’s as having an "articulated body designed to encircle the wrist and to assume a stalking attitude, pave-set with brilliant and single-cut diamonds and calibre-cut onyx, the eyes each set with a marquise-shaped emerald".
|Cartier, Onyx and Diamond Panther Bracelet|
Today show stopping oversized diamond bracelets come in all designs and become a true statement piece that adorns the wrist:
Diamond Carpet Bracelet
This 8 row diamond carpet bracelet made up of 424 emerald cut diamonds resembles a very sparkling diamond cuff. It’s glamorous and indulgent and a true show stopper.
|Podicko Diamonds, 8 row diamond Carpet Bracelet|
For oversized diamond bracelets try this dazzling diamond cuff by Chopard. Mirroring delicate and intricate lacework, endless diamonds wrap around the wrist perfectly.
|Chopard, Dazzling Diamond Cuff Bracelet|
Bangles often associated with intricate and exquisite designs of India, has been recreated by Harry Winston with the Lily Cluster diamond bangle. With over 470 brilliant round diamonds and a total carat weight of 8.42 carats.
|Harry Winston, Diamond Lily Cluster Bracelet|
Diamond with Onyx Bracelets
Diamond and Onyx are a perfect match the colours bouncing off each other. Cartier uses this stunning mix in their iconic panther bracelets which creates a truly timeless and elegant appeal. Bvlgari in its new Diva collection has used diamonds and onyx in their bracelet collection.
Diamond Flexible Bracelet
Oversized and yet delicate the Van Cleef and Arpel’s Palmyre Bracelet is light and feminine. Diamonds flow like chain mail in openwork setting of five rows of brilliant round diamonds set in 18K white gold.
|Van Cleef and Arpels, Palmyre Bracelet|
Modern Diamond Bracelet
Unmistakably modern design by Bvlgari is their Serpenti Collection. Their large solid yet elegant diamond bracelets wrap around the wrist.
|Bvlgari, Diamond Serpenti Bracelet|