Yes it’s that time of year again; Pimms at the ready, Wimbledon is back. If there is one thing that says Wimbledon almost as much as strawberries and cream, it’s the Tennis Bracelet. Yes that stunning diamond line bracelet made so famous by Chris Evert in the 1987 US Open her bracelet flew off mid shot and she asked to stop the match to search for it. Since then it has been known as the ‘tennis bracelet’. There are lots of variations of this iconic piece, whether it’s with rubies, sapphires, or even cubic zirconia (we won’t tell if you won’t); as long as the stones are in a line it fits the bill! We’ve picked out a few of our favourites for all budgets!
Break the Bank!
This traditional style tennis bracelet is not for the fainthearted. With the total diamond weight an impressive 7.02cts, you’ll be the star of the show (or the court) with this beautiful piece. Set in 18ct white gold, this 36 diamond line bracelet will set you back £11500+VAT, but when you consider its retail value is £23000…. Why not get two? View here.
Have you been an angel? This stunning halo line bracelet is absolutely beautiful, and at nearly £10000+VAT it ought to be, but remember at Macintyres you get up to half price off, so that means your are getting nearly £20000 worth of diamonds and when you look at it that way it’s a pretty fantastic deal! View here.
An example of the classic tennis bracelet, this beautiful 18ct white gold and princess cut diamond bracelet is sure to stay in style year after year! The beauty of these bracelets is they look fabulous dressed up or down, just look at Chris Evert, and the many sports stars that followed her. This bracelet comes in at just under £4000+VAT. View here.
This sapphire and diamond tennis bracelet adds a touch of colour to the classic colourless stone variety. Set in 18ct white gold and priced at £3,900+VAT, this gorgeous piece of jewellery is guaranteed to wow on and off the court! View here.
Fake but Fabulous!
Now if you want to look like a tennis ace, but haven’t quite got the budget, then don’t worry, we’ve got some gorgeous alternatives from DiamonFire, who specialise in beautiful cubic zirconia and sterling silver jewellery. No one need ever know it’s not the real thing!
This bangle is a twist on the original Tennis Bracelet, but just as striking, and at just £185+VAT is a total bargain! View here.
These gorgeous bracelets are available with red or blue stones and are absolutely stunning; with each costing only £249+VAT you can look a million dollars without the price tag! View red bracelet here and view blue bracelet here.
Now it wouldn’t be Wimbledon without a wild card entry, and this is no exception. For our wild card we have chosen this unusual diamond and emerald tennis bracelet (emulating the lines of a tennis court), with this stunning piece of jewellery glittering on your wrist you are sure to turn heads. For just under £7000+VAT you get whopping 3.88cts emerald weight, and 3.87cts diamond weight, with this much bling surely you’ll deserve a place in the royal box! View here.
View our full range of diamond bracelets here.
Until next time!