For the last hundred years the traditional engagement ring is considered to come with a large central diamond. No matter how beautiful sapphires, rubies and emeralds are, no matter the price, diamonds remain the favourite rock of brides. And more and more interesting are the colored stones. In nature, diamonds are a variety of colors, and they may cost less than the colourless ones. Yellow canary stones cost $ 20,000 per carat, pink and blue diamonds start at 30,000, red – […]
Graff confirms his presence at Biennale des Antiquaries, and, if after the 55 million ‘Hallucination‘ watch presented at Baselworld you would think that the brand can’t surprise us again with another loud premiere this year, well, you are wrong. Therefore, an exquisite new brooch will be on display – the most expensive in the world at this moment – entitled The Royal Star of Paris, and indeed, it is a truly unique one. The first violin is played by a colossal […]
For this Fall, Fendi surprises us with a different kind of luxury accessory – the engagement classical diamond ring got a new interpretation at Fendi, and attached to it we see an incredible iridescent quartz crystal, shining in three shades. The effect is simply stunning, and for the girls who want to have a particular engagement ring, or simply want to make a scene, the rainbow quartz comes in handy, as for those supporters of fashion minimalism, the white and blue versions are more […]
Laurenz Bäumer, the Louis Vuitton‘s artistic director for fine jewellery, joined the French fashion house in 2009, and before that, besides designing for his eponymous collection, he has been the creator of many fine jewellery pieces for other glorious names such as Chanel, Guerlain and Baccarat. Working for other houses is “ a marriage where you take what you have in common and you make the best of it ” says Bäumer. Before you – the fifth collection of high jewellery from […]
Taiwan-born Cindy Chao – famous and luxurious jewellery artist – closed a precious collaboration with our loved Sarah Jessica Parker, that will serve to the New York City Ballet. She is very popular for her butterfly brooches – masterpieces created from rare gems of the highest quality, that find their owners through leading auction houses. This year, Chao overcame herself, in creating another butterfly with the participation of SJP – Ballerina Butterfly. The gain from the sale of the brooch […]
Nature is an endless source of inspiration, and the magnificent sea world – crabs, shrimps and lobsters – is translated into fascinating jewellery in white and yellow gold, adorned with rubies, emeralds and diamonds. See the selection below and chose your favourite piece.
Ralph Lauren‘s most elegant line of watches – Slim Classique – sees now some updated models. The body decreased in diameter and has become even more thin, decorated in the style of an antique clock dial, in white and rose gold, adorned with diamonds on the bezel – tiny stones arranged in one or two rows that sparkle subtly at every ray of light that reaches them.
At last we saw the Chanel Cruise 2014/2015 show in Dubai, where clothes and accessories from the collection of 2015 were meant to complement not only the traditional pearl strings and plastic bracelets , but also the fine jewelry. They were luxury watches and brooches, diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires and…. pearls – check out the so beautiful pieces of jewellery from the Chanel 2015 Resort.
Atelier Swarovski took a new step, and launched a new collection, only this time we talk about couture high jewellery, precious metals and instead of the well-known crystals we have real gems. American jeweller Matthew Campbell Laurenza, who already worked with Swarovski in the past years, created a capsule collection, sold exclusively at Bergdorf Goodman, inspired by a magical garden – floral motifs and exotic insects moved into the high jewellery collection. The line has massive cocktail rings, bug bracelets and […]
Perfect for an equestrian enthusiast as well as for lovers of fine jewellery, Hermès brings to us a new collection entitled ” Galop “, containing a necklace, a ring and a bracelet. The main decorative motif is the sculptural portrait of horses and Hermès luxury division shows the world a precious collection of white and pink gold pieces while the horse head is covered with diamonds. The launch of the collection coincides with the opening of the house’s first boutique […]
Jewelry designer Bibi van der Velden, graduate of Academy of Arts of Hague, Amsterdam and Florence, presents her new mammoth ivory-fossil line – The Mammoth Collection. It is not the first season that jewellers use it as material to create the most stunning pieces of luxury – framed in gold or silver, decorated with tiny diamonds, emeralds and pearls she reproduces miniature sculptures of prehistoric animals, as well as the material they are made of – 40,000 year old woolly mammoth tusk […]
Last year’s new luxury watches from the ‘Diva’ collection by Bulgari, got a new interpretation with Carla Bruni as testimonial – now there is a more simple variation of the precious watches on a satin strap. In the absence of the sophisticated bracelet the elegant style is not lost. On the contrary – from the body, surrounded by a complex inflorescence of stones and gold cast elements, in versions with rubies and diamonds they are covered in enamel tone strap. […]
Pearls are not dull anymore – with the wedding fashion shows upon us, designers are advising to put aside all the superstitions about pearls and to dare to wear them as a bride – and not only – for the new pearls jewellery have taken a new turn. Inspired by the tribal style they became a must-have of the season. Here is a selection of contemporary earrings that any girl can wear.
Chaumet high jewellery house added three new rings to the Chaumet Liens Collection. The centre stones are exceptional : a 3.41 carats yellow diamond, a 5.29 carats sapphire stone in an amazing orange-pink colour, called Padparadscha and a 6.42 carats dark green emerald. The large centre stones are held together by delicately twinkling diamond-encrusted setting, with the signature crossed ribbon.
Fawaz Gruosi, founder and jeweller of de Grisogono, designed the first Allegra piece 11 years ago and this collection was dedicated to his daughter. The line includes earrings, bracelets, pendants and rings. This year the collection was completed by a brand new watch presented during the Baselworld exhibition. It is more than just a watch, it is a piece of jewellery – the bezel is encrusted with coloured sapphires, emeralds and diamonds in various forms and proportions. The belt is […]
Russia’s Kremlin Museum honours the extravagance and originality of Indian style that influenced so much over the centuries the jewellery design in an exhibition from April 12 to July 27. In the windows will sparkle treasures of the Indian palaces of different eras – male and female ornaments, amulets, ambassadorial gifts – as well as works of the great European jewellery houses, which at various times have come under the influence of the Indian charm, decorative sense and art. Historians […]
At Baseworld fair the Italian fashion house Versace has presented a new line of precious watches – V-Signature. These gold watches contain all the brand’s recognizable decorative techniques and are inspired by the latest collection of fashion accessories reflecting the house’s iconic style. Made in rose gold, with Medusa portrait on the dial, double patent leather bracelet, the hours on the dial are diamonds and there is another version where the diamonds are in the centre of the dial – they […]
Italian fashion house Fendi released a new generation of timepieces – Crazy Carats – a special edition for Fall-Winter 2014. The beautiful watches turned to be stricter than their predecessors, the hours disappeared from the dial, the bracelet is a bit larger but the main “trick” is the ability to change, by a simple twist of the crown, the gemstones that took the place of the numbers – 12-hour is crowned by a diamond. For each model there are three […]
Graff is in the watch business for little more than five years but now the house took it serious and created ‘Hallucination’ – a 110 carats watch made of colourful diamonds of the highest quality – and presented it at Baselworld. Yet what the milling crowds may not immediately realise is that the small, brightly coloured lady’s watch – at which some visitors idly glance as they walk past one of Graff’s armoured windows – is the most expensive object ever […]
Graphic, timeless and elegant, Dior VIII Montaigne recalls the iconic suit jacket “Bar”. Its name – Lucky Number – Dior VIII Montaigne Watches – as if to celebrate once again the fetish number of Monsieur Dior, evokes the date of creation of the Maison, October 8, 1946 – the first and main address of Dior House in Paris, on avenue Montaigne. Day models with simple dials or studded with precious stones, cocktail models with the bezel set with baguette-cut colored stones and […]
The Dior House proved once again to everyone that the interpretation of timeless classics still has many ways of expression. Look at the new version of watches ‘La D de Dior‘, available in white, yellow and rose gold . They changed again , only one item – the dial , and this time its subordinate design bracelet is in crocodile leather strap . The belt is covered with paint of the same color as the gold in which the watches were […]
Timeless pieces of jewellery – inspired by the movements of the snake, symbol of knowledge and eternity since the Roman times – here are six simple and elegant bracelets, in gold, silver and diamonds. They talk for themselves!
Mikimoto – Japanese house with over 120 years of history in the making of jewellery from perls- teamed up with the famous Hello Kitty. The result is an unique playful collection, even if the materials are ultra precious and the diamonds and the Akoya & South Sea pearls are the protagonists. The jewellery line was presented in January, in Paris.
Jewelry designers take inspiration from everything around them, and this time here is a selection of precious little things, where puppies are the protagonists – koala, bears and pandas. Cute and very funny they are realised in noble materials, with diamonds and precious stones – a childhood reminder, for their playful side, made for grownups!
The French jewellery house, Fred, was founded in 1936 by Fred Samuel. The Force 10 design was born in 1966, as a gold marine knot and cable and this time the designer created, for the first time ever, watches for the collection. The style is minimalist, sporty, classic and young in spirit, gold or silver bracelet, adorned with diamonds. The Force 10 bracelets, synonymous with Riviera chic, are on the wrists of the most stylish people in Paris. I personally […]
Jewelry – a longtime and most beautiful way to recognize love. The best way to feel special is to get a precious, rare and timeless gift. Here are 20 pieces of jewellery that will make any woman’s heart melt!
The colour of Valentine’s Day is most definitely RED, interpreted in all its nuances and the designers of the most prestigious houses have created sparkling bijoux and ultra-precious jewels for this special day. Adorned with diamonds and precious gem stones here is a selection of treats for Valentine’s day to give to your loved one or to keep as a treasure for yourself.
The legendary American brand Ralph Lauren took inspiration for the new jewelry collection from the reminiscent architecture of the Art Deco period, the projects in New York and Chicago schools, the world-famous skyscrapers like Chrysler, Chanin, Empire State – decorated with stone, glass and aluminium. The result is a luminous, luxurious and strict collection of jewelry.
During fashion week, Chanel Jewelry division showed to the world a new collection of jewelry at the sight of which is difficult to resist. Each of the ornaments from Les Perles de Chanel emphasises the beauty and elegance of pearls surrounded by diamonds, sapphires and amethysts. The sea pearl once upon a time won the heart of the great Mademoiselle. We were not fully aware that this was the first spark of passion: the biographers and contemporaries mentioned something about the […]
Yellow gold Small Greek ring with rhodochrosite, €1,650. Rose and grey gold Croisière ring with pink opal, price on request. Gold-plated copper Inca bracelet with rose quartz, €143. Eugénie ring with 24-carat gold finish and rose quartz cabochon, €42. Pink-tinted silver Cara earrings with Swarovski crystals, price on request. Yellow gold Tiare cuff with rose quartz and amethyst, €2,950. Yellow gold ring with cushion-cut pink opal, €220. Gilt bronze earrings with colored rock crystal, €260. Metal and enamel earrings with pink rhinestone, price on request. Daphné ring in brushed yellow gold with […]
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Heritage – this is the name of the new jewelry collection of Maison Martin Margiela – proposed in gold, diamonds and sapphire, the collection strikes with the reinterpreted engagement, signet and pompadour rings – a classic jewelry reinvented by the couture label. See the selection below!
True Parisian style – Louis Vuitton has created a new line of jewelry as well as a line of feminine watches. Here are 22 of the most beautiful jewelry from Louis Vuitton’s Joaillerie Emprise line.
Since the opening of Stephen Webster boutique in Moscow passed 10 years. In honor of such a first round date founder and chief designer of the brand Stephen Webster has created a limited edition collection of ten massive and colorful cocktail rings. Established only in Russia, one of a kind collection consists of different interpretations of the brand’s iconic classic ring Crystal Haze. ” Each piece is unique and has its own number from 1 to 10 . Gems in […]
The basis of a the new collection of jewelry watches Métiers d’Art, which Vacheron Constantin House renews every year, went to the ornamental motifs of different world cultures. Called Fabuleux Ornements, engraved with diamons, pearls and precious stones – this four models female Skeleton watches are decorated with patterns borrowed from Turkish architecture, Chinese embroidery, Indian manuscripts and French lace and precious stones. For each model ten pairs of hands worked, the best in the business watchmakers, engravers and jewelers. […]
Harry Winston’s Ultimate Bridal Collection platinum ring with two marquise-cut diamonds totalling 4.05 carats. Price on request. Pink diamond ring featuring two marquise-cut diamonds sized at 5.45 and 5.25 carats. Price on request. Toi & Moi Poires white gold ring set with a 7-carat white and 7-carat pink diamond. Price on request. Platinum ring set with two pear-shaped diamonds totalling 3.10 carats. Price on request. Small Toi & Moi Serpent Bohème white gold and diamond ring. €3,600.
This is the most important exhibition ever dedicated to the jewellery house. From classicism to the masterpieces that earned the brand the title of ‘jeweler to kings’ to the radical inventions of modern style – as Art Deco was called – and from geometric shapes to exotic ones. About 600 jewels, objects, watches and clocks will be on display, accompanied by descriptions that testify to the tastes in art at the time. There will also be sketches and documents from […]
Capricorn (December 22 – January 20) This year will see you completely in phase with events. Your efforts will be recognized and appreciated and you will receive offers that fulfill your ambitions. A new, wider circle of friends will allow you to meet people who could turn out to be very useful to you in the future. During the springtime, your usual reserve may be tested and you will find yourself having to adapt to new and unexpected situations, before […]
You don’t always have to spend a fortune for a piece of jewelry. Here are some precious items in gold, with diamonds and precious gem stones with a price range from 1000 to 5000 euros. Remember, such a piece of jewelry is forever!
That last-minute gift? It’s never too late to give a jewelry piece. And it’s quite easy to choose a haute joaillerie piece that doesn’t skimp on gold, platinum, diamonds and other precious stones. Amazing combinations and the most extreme designs. Whether it’s a cuff, an oversized ring or a watch fit for the Arabian Nights. Here you will find Vogue Gioiello’s picks for pieces that will leave you breathless. Which one do you like the most?
Started on the occasion of its 150th anniversary, Chopard has created an incredible Haute Joaillerie collection of 150 unique animal-themed pieces. True to its legendary creativity and boldness, Chopard has mobilized all its talent, taking its taste for excellence and novelty to new heights. The result is a beautiful collection of mysterious and dream-like animals. Chopard exhibits its ‘Animal World’ Collection for the first time in London – a unique animal-themed collection will be exhibited in Chopard’s pop-up boutique in […]
Starting December 4 and running through February 16 2014, Paris’ Grand Palais will be dedicating its main exhibition space to the world of Cartier, with what is set to be the biggest exhibition on the jeweler to date. For the event, over 600 watches and pieces of jewelry tell the sparkling story of the legendary French house. The Monegasque royal family’s links with Cartier go well beyondPrincess Grace, the whole Principality has been linked to the house since Prince Albert I signed […]
The inspiration for this High Jewelry collection lies in the collaboration between Claude Arpels and the renowned choreographer George Balanchine, which gave rise to the ballet Jewels in 1967. An ode to feminity, the ballet is dedicated to three exceptional gemstones and three different styles of ballet: emeralds with Fauré, rubies with Stravinsky, and diamonds with Tchaikovsky. In 2007, to commemorate the ballet’s 40th anniversary, the London Royal Ballet performed Jewels at the Royal Opera House in London. Van Cleef & Arpels took part […]
Tanzanite is the blue/purple variety of the mineral zoisite (a calcium aluminium hydroxy silicate) discovered in the Mererani Hills of Manyara Region in Northern Tanzania in 1967, near the city of Arusha and Mount Kilimanjaro. The mineral was named by Tiffany & Co. after Tanzania, the country in which it was discovered. It’s very rare, apparently 1000 times more rare then diamonds. Like most of the gemstones, most of the tanzanite is cut in Jaipur, India. One of the most famous large tanzanites (242 carats) is the “Queen of Kilimanjaro“. It […]
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Assouline publications has released a collector’s edition book which retraces four centuries of Indian history through the astounding jewelry collection of Sheikh Hamad-Beyond Extravagance: Treasures Of India. Source vogue.fr