The high jewelry art began at the turn of XIX and XX centuries. Precious materials and stones were always perceived by its customers, owners and creators as something eternal, but only a few jewelers experimented with the most expensive stones. Today, more and more jewelry houses are performing in the genre of modern high jewelry art.At Chopard this beautiful accessory stands as statement. Carolina Scheufele, co-president and creative director of the jewelery-watch house, is very affectionate to large first-class opals, but she […]
Ladies, 1st March should come with lots of presents, or at least one, and you can please yourself with a new Bulgari bag – vibrant colours, exotic leather, adorned with Bulgari’s iconic snake-clasp and precious gems. The Serpenti model is ideal, a chic accessory that can be worn both as a bag and jewelry. Enjoy Bulgari’s new collection for Fall/Winter 2018!
It’s not jus a bracelet but a cult, the cult of the New Panthèr de Cartier watch line – three turns and you have your watch on, becoming a gorgeous luxurious bracelet, or dare more and wear it as a necklace. You can choose from Cartier’s two classic sizes, in versions of yellow, pink or white gold, with or without diamonds around the dial. Here it is, the new Panthèr we all love!
Paris comes to our attention for the most original exhibition – personalized minaudières, watches, cigarette cases in gold and precious stones – which takes place for the entire month of April, almost, so plenty of time to discover the treasure and feast your eyes with the collection of Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan. The School of Jewelery Arts, supported by Van Clef & Arpels, presents their ultra excentric items from the 20’s, for the first time in France. Enjoy and […]
Silk dress, hat and gloves, embroidered with sequins, all the Dolce & Gabbana; gold ring with diamonds, David Yurman; gold-plated rings with Swarovski crystals, Swarovski. Dress of tulle and lace embroidered with sequins, leather sandals, and a whip, all Roberto Cavalli; necklace in white gold with diamonds, Chaumet; platinum and white gold ring with diamonds, Harry Winston. Silk jacket with feathers, MaryMe-JimmyPaul; corset made of tulle silk and lace, silk panties, all Chantal Thomass; metallic leather shoes, Christian Louboutin; Bals […]
Café Society – a new collection of high jewellery from Chanel, dedicated to the artistic, rich and famous 1920s. A tribute paid to poets, musicians, aristocrats,bourgeoisie and socialites of those times. Being one of the most anticipated collection of the Fashion Week, the Chanel Haute Joaillerie ‘Café Society’ collection kept all the recognizable elements of the house – the star, the camellia flower, the feather – and the large rare stones, in the capable hands of jewellers transformed into real masterpieces. The […]
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 […]
Bottega Veneta brings to us the new models of their glamorous Olimpia handbags – functional and versatile, made of high quality materials and fine craft work, in various colours ( aubergine, dark red, black, light gray, pink, blue and yellow ), the Olimpia bag is a beautiful everyday option – wear it with a pantsuit, a sophisticated dress or jeans. The distinguishing feature of this bag of woven leather is the new metal chain handle connected to a leather strap. […]
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.
The gold watch – an accessory that won’t pass unnoticed, especially now, in summer time, when its sparkling reflexes will be enhanced by the sun and the tan skin – a great addition to any wardrobe. Here is a selection of nine luxurious timeless pieces, that add the perfect amount of “bling” without overdoing it.
Feast your eyes with the most beautiful bags from the Fall-Winter 2014.15 Gucci collection. Frida Giannini designed a collection in the style of the 60s, with luxurious accessories, fit for any modern girl – roomy day bags and elegant clutches are made of different kinds of leather and decorated with minimalist metal accessories, as for the shades, there are plenty to choose from – powdery pink and pale blue, lemon and emerald, burgundy and neutral. 25 best bags in front […]
Casadei offers a new collection of elegant shoes designed with an original curved heel. We are used to vertiginous heels and aggressive pumps of the iconic label – this time we see a smaller hight in the “Flute” collection for Spring- Summer 2014. Some of the pairs come in powdery-pink and body-beige, but the collection offers also bright colors and print. The models can be ordered online at Farfetch.com.
The most spectacular accessories of the new season are by far the ones from the debut collection of Nicolas Ghesquière for the biggest luxury brand in the world – Louis Vuitton. It’s a strikingly beautiful collection, fashionable and luxurious to say at least, with very interesting new models and colours of the handbags, a wave of innovation and coolness that Nicolas Ghesquière brought to the legendary fashion house. Here are 25 most beautiful bags of the Autumn/Fall 2014.15 collection.
Moda Operandi is offering a one of a kind luxurious trunkshow and it involves interesting vintage Rolex watches. For the fans, but mostly for the collectors, is a delight and a great opportunity to enlarge their collection with at least one of the 40 pieces provided by the CMT Fine Watch and Jewelry Advisors. Some of them are rarities and they are available only until 18th of June. Here is a selection of some of the models on sale at Moda Operandi.
At the Milan fashion week Prada showed a luxurious collection, inspired by the German avant-garde art and the era of the 70s – from flowing silk dresses, to voluminous coats with graphic prints and colored Mongolian sheep fur – made a good impression on many fashion editors and received a positive feedback. The accessories are too difficult to ignore, because the Prada bag is the eternal object of desire of all girls . The collection includes Prada‘s classic models and some […]
Chanel presented its Cruise 2015 Collection in Dubai, and now we get a closer look to the accessories that Karl Lagerfeld created for us – we see satin slippers, small “glass” heels, of course couldn’t miss the pearl clutches, with floral accents and gold shades – luxury at its most. But the most talked about item is the quilted petrol can bag, a fashionable accessory, an homage to the country’s biggest wealth. Here is the Chanel Resort 2015 Accessories collection.
Evening bags, minaudières, clutches are the accessories that complete a Cannes-like look. With fringes and fine leather, metallic and gold accents, embellished with sequins and embroidery – 18 bags in front of you, worth being shown off on the red carpet.
Oscar de la Renta‘s black lace and tulle gown is simply breathtaking – shown on the catwalk for the Spring 2014 season, this magnificent dress saw the red carpet along with Natasha Poly, that decided to wear it for the Cannes Film Festival 2014, at the premiere of “Saint Laurent” film. This strapless model has a supportive bustier and an asymmetric skirt, plays with transparencies in a very seductive and elegant way, and matched with a pair of simple black […]
Butterflies are one of the main topics in the Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 collection of Valentino. Prints and embroidery depicting the most beautiful insects on earth, decorated Valentino’s luxurious long dresses, kimonos and long skirts, capes and mini-dresses. Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli continued the theme of the butterflies in the Fall 2015 collection of accessories called Camobutterfly. Camobutterfly consists of a combination of the words “camouflage” and “butterfly” and hints at a much more feminine and romantic and protective version […]
The cowboy, ethnic and rock ‘n ‘ roll style, this summer rules. The trend is reflected not only in clothing but also in accessories – leather fringe bags. Short or very long to the floor, this summer the length is not important, but its color, exactly matching the color of the bag. Ten of the best – before your eyes.
The miniature bags are an interesting type of bag, but very difficult – difficult indeed to make an elegant and unusual accessory at the same time, having at base two common forms. Clutches and tiny bags on a chain over the shoulder, we have seen a lot. Azzedine Alaya’s miniature sacks, with a short handle, could surprise us – they can carry everything you need ( credit card, lipstick, phone and keys ). There are several variations, but here you can […]
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.
The summer Casadei heels are to die for – the “Blade” pumps, in real steel high heel, became a cult of the Casadei house and one of women’s favourite accessory – the new collection of shoes comes in metallic gold and silver leather, lasered leather snakeskin effect, neon, red and orange colours, as well as classic black and white with silver stitching. Here are 15 items, best of the collection. The prices range in between € 620.00 and € 640.00 and are available for […]
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. […]
British designer, Simon Holloway and former creative director of Jimmy Choo, have created a capsule collection for the brand Hogan, for Fall/Winter 2014-2015. This is not the first collaboration of Simon Holloway : before he collaborated with Michael Kors, Narciso Rodriguez and Ralph Lauren.The collection features not only clothing and outerwear but also footwear – dresses with print, chasmere jackets, outfits with masculine cut and leather boots. Inspired by the neo-romanticism of the 70’s, the capsule collection presents two pairs […]
Following the news that Raf Simons will show the Dior’s cruise collection in Brooklyn, Karl Lagerfeld will present the Chanel Pre-Fall 2015 collection, on May 13, in Dubai, where the house has already three ready-to-wear boutiques. Recall that unlike Dior, Chanel shows change location every season – Miami, Singapore, Edinburgh, Shanghai and most recently Dallas – and this time the show will take place in the man-made island’s most fashionable area of Dubai, dedicated to luxury industries. In October 2010, Lagerfeld’s […]
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.
Africa – a continuous source of inspiration for jewellery makers. The nostalgia for this continent strikes those with a true passion for jewels with souls. The vastness of the teritory, the variety of tribes and the existence of so many cultures represent an endless source of creation for the designers. Maintaining a modern note here are some extraordinary pieces with simple geometric shapes and amulets.
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 […]
Everything Karl Lagerfeld does put his mind and hands on turns out brilliant! According to him, it would seem that anyone needs to have a bag in form of a basket for food and packages of milk, cans as bracelets, jewellery boxes shaped as an egg carton. And it seems simplistic and even a bit crazy if proposed by someone else. But decorated with one of the most recognizable logos in the world – the crossed “C” – they immediately transformed […]
The collection of eyewear from luxury A-Morir brand, presented at Paris Fall 2014-2015 fashion week is glamorous as always. The designer and founder of the brand, Kerin Rose Gold, chose exciting frames decorated with gold roses, fringes and Swarovski crystals. Loved by celebrities such as GaGa, Beyonce and Estelle there is no secret that A-Morir has become one of the biggest names in pop culture fashion. They are trendy, standing-out creations loved also by the most in style fashionistas.
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 […]
Let me introduce you to the cult French brand Pre-Fall 2014 collection – Christian Louboutin. Classic pumps, sandals, ankle boots and high boots are made in the most unexpected colors and materials. The evening black patent leather sandals are perfect for a cocktail party, and the pumps with floral pattern for autumn walks. The red and black suede ankle boots with thin straps are ideal for jeans. The brightest models in the collection are the boots with animalic prints ( tiger […]
In November last year, Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli‘s collection was presented at the opening of Valentino flagship boutique in Shanghai. The Spring/Summer 2014 capsule collection shows a lot of red, but despite this, it can not be called monotonous – there are leopard prints and floral motifs, patent leather, lace and fur. The accessories – of different shades, from scarlet to burgundy – perfectly complemented the luxurious dresses and the feminine coat. The bulky bags and compact decorated […]
Louis Vuitton Summer 2014 collection includes dresses and bags, shoes and swimsuits, shorts and blouses in delicate pastel shades, which can hold more than one week on the shores of the sea – to admire the sunsets and sunrises, to enjoy your cocktail and conversation with the guests who come to the party by the pool. Canvas print and leather handbags, neat espadrilles, branded beach towels and spectacular swimwear – all screams tranquility and luxury. For the entire summer collection the […]
Good news for all the fans of the brand Eres. Now lingerie and swimwear (as well as clothes and home luxury cashmere collection, a little later on, with the advent of cold weather) can be ordered on the Net-a-Porter. The first batch will be online on Friday – that is good – for the beach season should be prepared ahead of time. The range will not include only the regular Eres collections, but a new luxury beach line in which […]
Van Cleef & Arpels chose Chinese models Du Juan and Bonnie Chen for the shoot of the Spring/Summer 2014 jewellery line. Photographed by Richard Ramos, the new collection entitled Pierres de Caractère Collection celebrates elegance and luxury, as Van Cleef & Arpels got us used to. Models: Du Juand and Bonnie Chen; Photographed by Richard Ramos; Stylist Denise Ho.
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 designers of the legendary cult brand Manolo Blahnik, for the new season seem to have surpassed themselves: a variety of colors and shapes , heels and straps , prints and applications in the current collection. For those of you who have already completed the wardrobe with neutral pairs of Manolo shoes , you should pay attention to the richly decorated or just very bright coloured shoes and sandals that the brand proposes for the new season. Lovers of minimalism […]