What does fine watchmaking have to do with fashion watches?
What’s in a name? Is it a watch, diamond watch or wristwatch? Couldn’t we just call it a fashion accessory that tells the time on the side? International success, an outer sign of being fashionable or at least an ability to stay on trend: three brands are worthy winners.
A talk with Benjamin Mizrahi founder of BenGems and De Grisogono’s ex-stone buyer…
At 23, he was the head of the stone department at de Grisogono before he decided to launch his own company. As a stone lover and gemologist, Benjamin Mizrahi founds BenGems in 2011 specializing in jewelry revamping, stone dealing and jewelry setting. A talk with a man whose life navigates around and beyond precious stones.
Why did the Chanel Signature Grenat win the GPHG 2016 known as the Grand Prix de l'Horlogerie de Genève ?
Every month of November, the evening of the Grand Prix de l'Horlogerie de Genève echoes a ceremony we could rename the Oscars of Watches where 72 watches undergo the expertise and analysis of 25 members of the jury to award only per category. 12 pieces become Best of, Must have, or Must Seen as a tribute to watch excellence. The award for the best jewelry timepiece went to Chanel and their Eternelle Signature Grenat... a flabbergasting piece of craftmanship and beauty.
Top 10: The Goldeneye of Jewelry
You've got a keen eye, Madame ! The Eye of Jewelry spotted for you 10 jewelry with eyes to pick, choose and try on ! Considered like a lucky charm and a symbol of protection, the blue eye inspires nowadays designers. From Delfina Delettrez to Anita Ko, you will find YOURS !
Look at you, Madame !
Since 1995 Roger Dupuis surprise us with his know-how. This year it was during the SIHH that he introduced his "Velvet Ribbon". Adorned with Akoya pearls and onyx, this pearl sautoire necklace shine with its 918 baguette-cut and brilliant-cut diamonds. Feminine and sophisticated the whole reflects perfectly the elegance and the refinement of nowadays women.
Find out what birthstone are you and what jewelry options come to you!
Are you a November baby?
If you happen to be a November baby...Citrine and Topaz are YOUR stones. On one hand, citrines is referred as the lucky "Merchants Stone"supposed to be the stone of abundance increasing fortune and commercial success whereas topaz stones are considered to be the stone that provides relaxation... available in several different colours as blue, rose, yellow, orange!
Swarovski, the master of crystals and king of cutting.
A world of crystal mastery is revealed through the infinite creative potential of Swarovski’s artistry.
Pascale Monvoisin, effortless bobo-chic !
Seemingly conflicting sources of inspiration come together in a harmonious blend of precious stones and materials in balanced and emblematic jewels that Pascale Monvoisin has been developing for the past 7 years.
What to wear this autumn ?
SPOTTED : The eye of jewelry selected 10 jewels to match with this middle-season's landscape. With its mauve and pink tones, this autumn shine with gilt through sound foliages and its branches.
A talk with Ralph Masri... youngest nominee of the uk jewellery award
Ralph Masri revels in fusing the decorative power of traditional costume jewellery with the precious contemporary elegance of fine jewellery. Confirming his love for architecture and passion shapes, he delves into a historical interpretation of collections (Phoenician Script, Sacred Windows or Arabesque Deco) that are journeys through bygone cultures and symbolic motifswithin his collections.