The Emerald Edit: Ten Green Pieces Made For May

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The emerald has a rich and often royal history that spans from Cleopatra to Lady Diana. Over the years, the precious gemstone has been regarded as symbol of hope and believed to represent growth, reflection, peace and renewal. Also known as May’s birthstone, there’s no better time to indulge in the coloured gem — whether it’s via a pair of silk slippers adorned in the jewel tone or timeless jewellery made to be passed through the generations. Destined to draw envious gazes from far and wide, here are the emerald pieces to invest in now and cherish forevermore.


Sugarloaf Emerald ring in 18K white gold with diamonds, FABERGÉ


Special edition Serpenti Forever crossbody bag, BVLGARI


Strapless draped cloqué-jacquard dress, REEM ACRA at THE OUTNET


Emerald Cabochon hoop earrings in 18K blackened gold, NINA RUNSDORF

Hangisi pumps with jewel buckle, MANOLO BLAHNIK


High jewellery bracelet in white gold with emeralds, onyx and diamonds, CARTIER



Satin maxi dress, VICTORIA BECKHAM at BROWNS


Crystal Haze emerald ring with diamonds, STEPHEN WEBSTER at FARFETCH

emeraldHappy Sport Quartz watch in 18k rose gold with diamonds, CHOPARD at OUNASS


Crystal embellished sandals, MALONE SOULIERS at FARFETCH

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  • Main image: Photography by Arjay Navarro | Styling by Stuart Robertson