Elizabeth Taylor collection, top: Daisy Parure from Van Cleef & Arpels; middle: the "Mike Todd earrings", a gift from husband No. her favorite diamond earrings; bottom: Bulgari emerald necklace, a gift from Richard Burton, husband Nos.
Elizabeth Taylor dressed in a casual outfit for her February 1952 civil ceremony in London to Michael Wilding, wearing a tea-length three-quarter sleeve dress, again designed by Helen Rose. She carried a delicate bouquet and wore flowers in her hair.
Elizabeth Taylor’s pearl-encrusted dress recently hit the auction block. Taylor wore the dress at her first wedding in 1950 to hotel heir Conrad “Nicky” Hilton Jr. The dress was sold on June 2013 at South Kensington “Pop Culture” auction.
Five Elizabeth Taylor Looks Lindsay Lohan Should Have Worn to the Liz & Dick Premiere
"When [third husband Mike Todd] gave me this tiara, he said, 'You're my queen, and I think you should have a tiara,'" Elizabeth Taylor wrote in A Life in Jewelry. I think every woman should have a tiara!