Designers have long looked to the animal kingdom for inspiration, creating intricate bejewelled pieces that can’t help but appeal to the child in all of us. We highlight some adorable examples that will capture animal-lovers’ hearts.

 Bulgari 

Festa Italiana Palio di Siena Cavallo brooch encrusted with diamonds and set with onyx  and an emerald.

 Cartier


Panthere de Cartier necklace made with sapphire beads and a panther set with diamonds, sapphire, onyx and emeralds

 Chanel

Lion Rugissant bracelet in white gold set with brilliant-cut diamonds and carved onyx

 

Chaumet 

Bee brooch set with a pear-shaped blue-green tourmaline, round green tourmalins and brilliant-cut diamonds

 

Dior

Incroyables et Merveilleuses Hippocampe ring set with an amethyst, diamonds, Paraiba tourmalines, pink sapphires, blue tourmalines and rubies

Graff

Parrots brooch set with multishape pink and white diamonds totalling 36.73 carats

 Graff

Princess Butterfly sapphire secret watch

 Mikimoto

Dragonfly brooch in white gold set with a white South Sea pearl, jadeite, amethyst, ruby, sapphire
and diamonds

 Piaget

Limelight bird ring set with brilliant-cut diamonds, pear-shaped emeralds, a cushioncut rubellite and round-cut pink sapphires

 

 Piaget

Limelight bird chandelier earrings set with white brilliant-cut diamonds

 Tiffany & Co

Schlumberger Cricket clip in yellow gold and platinum with sapphires, diamonds, emeralds and a pink sapphire eye

 See Also:  Brooches : The Timeless Adornment

 

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