Jackie O’s pearl necklace will go under the hammer

Before Victoria Beckham’s likes held the title of fashion icon, it was Jackie O who ruled the style charts. Decades later, hundreds of girls still die to emulate her classic fashion sense. So if you are one such fashionista inspired by this late fashion icon, you had better pay attention to this. As part of their “Pioneers of Popular Culture” sale, Bonhams England will be auctioning off an iconic three-strand pearl necklace that belonged to the former First Lady. Jackie O, who was known to flaunt pearls at almost everyone does, was rumored to have a habit of misplacing her pearls. And it was due to this habit that she generally flaunted faux-pearls instead of real ones. The necklace on sale with an emerald and diamond clasp to features fake pearls. So the value of this pearl necklace is hardly around a few hundred dollars. However, the faux-pearl necklace is expected to fetch $47,000 at the sale. Guess this what we call star power.

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