Newly-renovated, the Ritz Hotel located Place Vendome in Paris was the place-to-be during the Haute-Couture week where jewelers presented their latest collection. Not only Alexandre Reza was presenting his latest collection, but the Dune golden cuff was the statement piece of their showroom they inaugurated inside the gallery of the hotel for the occasion.
Hard Candy, Rock Candy ... Christina Debs, please give me a candy !
She's Lebanese, she's talented, and sees life in a spectrum of colors. Christina Debs has a sensitivity in terms of fine jewelry, understanding what a woman want and how she wants to wear her jewelry. Her iconic Hard Candy collection offers a variety of colored stones to be drilled with an initial, to be paved with diamonds or to be picked by style. The new Rock Candy line fully paves the previous collection for a more rock and modern look.
A talk with Reem Mobassaleh, founder of R.Y.M Jewelry : Engineered yet spiritual is that really jewelry?
R.Y.M Jewelry debuted in 2016 with two defining collections : the Diamond Digit collection and the Purely Portemanteau. However, Reem Mobassaleh now based in Dubai but a globetrotter who was born in London and raised in the U.S. started making jewelry since 2009 but truly developped a concept 2 years back. Explanations.
Golden threads by Greek Designer yet to be known: Anastazio Kotsopoulos.
Anastazio Kotsopoulos has always loved gold and has always been a hard worker handcrafting every single piece out of his Athenes-based workshop. Inspired by Ancient Greek Folklore and traditional culture, he reinterprets symbol in his own way. The Meander, sign of unity, victory and infinity is one example... he sets them with diamonds and golden threads for a unique rendering!
A jewelry smile: fun and affordable thanks to Ruifier
It doesn't take much to smile ...a couple of funny visages, a satin colored thread and a great idea called Ruifier. Thank you Rachel Shaw for being affordingly creative in putting making those adorable emoticons into jewelry pendants.
The big apple is happy to welcome Tag Heuer along with his new friend, the legendary Iris Apfel!
What better way to unveil the new Tag Heuer Link Ladies Collection during New York Fashion Week with the 95-year-old fashion icon Iris Apfel ? The Swiss brand based in La-Chaux-de-Fond and member of the distinguished LVMH crew since 1999, Tag Heuer has reworked on the Link collection in an exclusive series of watches dedicated to women.
Are you a September baby?
If you happen to be a September baby... Sapphires and Lapis lazuli are YOUR stones. On one hand, light blue sapphires symbolize sweetness and tenderness and are meant to facilitate communication whereas lapis lazuli stones are considered to be the stone of love and friendship ! Find out where can you find the most beautiful pieces of your birthstone...
Venyx by Eugenia Niarchos
Malicious gossip will claim that she does not need to work, but what she does, she does it well and we like Eugenia Niarchos even more for that reason. Ultimate freedom explored through a dazzling multitude of cultural landscapes for subliminal aesthetic synthesis of matter and spirit.
The business of the ear: studs, jackets or hoops - a consumer society phenomenon
There has never been as many options to adorn your ear in a single manner as there was before. Ear studs, ear jackets, hoops and mini hoops, sold a single earring or as a pair, fashion jewelry designers very well understood the earring phenomenon and deployed an army of single and dazzling options.
The Wheat battle : a high jewelry symbol used by many.
If Chanel was under the spotlight of the Place Vendome with their art installation "Les blés de Chanel"- Boucheron introduced the 26 Vendome collection with summer wheat symbol paved with diamonds while La Nature de Chaumet re-invented their symbolic garden echoeing the Ceres, the agriculture goddess.
Premier Baiser ... yes, just give me a kiss please but with a diamond only.
After spending most of her career as head of human ressources in the luxury industry, Muriel Gibault launches April by MG in 2010 - a jewelry collection ethically responsible. All of her pieces are made of 100% fairmined gold set with diamonds following the process of Kimberly, using recycled silver and presented in organic packaging.