Celebrating Hope

Hold your breath and take a gander at this stunning picture because not only is the image beautiful, it’s a historical moment in time.

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the day that Harry Winston donated the Hope Diamond to the National Museum of Natural History, the masterpiece was refitted and placed on Hilary Rhoda as a part of the documentary revolving around the gem. Though you’ll have to wait until November 21 to see the Smithsonian Channel’s Mystery of the Hope Diamond, here’s a first look at Hilary in her diamond glory.

She’s earned a highly coveted spot as one of the few individuals with the opportunity to wear the amazing Hope Diamond, placing her in extremely esteemed company. It’s quite interesting how the blue in the diamond makes her light blue eyes just that much deeper, no? Oh the powers of legendary jewelry…

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