Tina Barrat of Tina Barrat bijoux-couture, is a French-born, Hong Kong based designer. Her brand was launched in 1999 to international acclaim. The brand is called “bijoux-couture” since her jewelry is comprised of original components and her jewels are incorporated together with fabrics, ribbons, lace, feathers, and other materials. Tina is currently using a combination … Continued
The Cartier and America exhibition covers the history of the House of Cartier from its early period as the â€œking of jewelers and jeweler to kingsâ€ during the Belle Epoque through to the 1960s and 1970s, when Cartier supplied celebrities with jewels and luxury accessories.
French luxury goods firm Hermes has announced that it will be launching a collection of fine jewelry with accessories designer Pierre Hardy. The 14 piece collection of “haute bijouterie” was inspired by the shape of a horse’s hoof to keep with the fashion house’s equestrian roots. Prices range from $23,675 for a pair of rose … Continued
A company run by Hong Kong‘s best-known entertainment mogul has paid a record 108 million US dollars for a shop in one of the busiest districts. The sale of the 1,212 square foot outlet comes as the city’s government tries to contain soaring property costs due to fears they are getting out of control. The … Continued
The philosophy of Francesca Furzi, Italian jewelry designer, is to gather the essence of eternity and to express it in every one of her creations. Each jewel is influenced by a journey incorporating the art of sculpture, the concreteness of the technicalharmony of vehicle shapes, the world of fashion, but also by history and other … Continued
A versatile style, a balancing point between tradition and innovation, for objects destined to leave their mark for the lifetime of a woman and who is beside her. An exclusive collection that is limited to a series of numbered pieces. It is the expression of a thought wherein the jewel is a completion, if not … Continued
Dutch Design house, Oooms has created this set of ultra-luxury, 14 karat gold-plated staples, packaged in a velvet jewelery style case. Intended primarily as a form of jewelry, these luxury pieces can be applied to clothing (or just about anything) with the help of your average stapler. 24 pieces of these goldplated staples will cost … Continued
Celebrity couple Fann Wong and Christopher Lee unveiled their bridal jewellery collection: Starbliss, Romantique and Love Lace. Designed by Wong, the three collections sponsored by Celestial by Goldheart are worth an estimated S$2.5million (US$1.8 million). A highlight of Starbliss is a 60-carat diamond necklace where each diamond is supposed to represent the different milestones of … Continued
After two years of planning, Fabergé , the brand famous for its ornately jeweled eggs, has presented its first jewelry collection in 92 years. The collection uses hundreds or thousands of tiny gems on each piece to create mosaic effects on rings, brooches, earrings and necklaces. The collection was designed by Parisian artist-jeweler Frederic Zaavy … Continued
Inspired by rare wildflowers only found in the South African wilderness, the iconic Wildflowers Collection encapsulates dancing flowers growing in nature. The collection consists of necklaces, bracelets, pendants, earrings and rings all featuring the wildflower design.
Coco Chanel was really intrigued by the Russian spirit in 1920’s and Karl Lagerfeld used this fact as inspiration for the Pre-Fall 2009 Chanel Collection! The accessories for this years fall collections are exquisite! With tons of bold necklaces, huge handmade head pieces, unique shoes and beautiful rings. The jewelry line features Russian icons such … Continued
The Bulgari Serpenti Collection is Bulgariâ€™s latest jewelry collection and takes its inspiration from snakes. Bracelets and rings are unruffled of a series of scrupulously crafted components that replicate the scales of a snake. The collection is made of yellow and white gold with scales made of onyx, pink coral, mother-of-pearl, lavender jade or encrusted … Continued
Italian-Mexican fine jewelry designer Victor Sabido Basteris has updated the classic friendship bracelet using eco-friendly, recycled silver filigree thread. The inspiration for the collection stems from the beauty and vivid colors seen on the murals within the Mayan temples of Mexico. The collection also uses gold, gemstones, wood, crystal, leather, and mother-of-pearl in a wide … Continued
French jeweler Mauboussin gave away 5,000 tiny diamonds as part of a promotion in Tokyo on Monday. The tiny diamonds were 0.1 carat diamonds worth about $50. Mauboussin’s flagship Japan store opened in Ginza, one of the most expensive pieces of real estate in Japan, in February. But the store had often been empty because … Continued
“San Francisco based jewelry designer Sidney Mobell turns the ordinary into extraordinary while tempting the viewer to question their own perception of jeweled art. For over 30 years, the artist has created elaborate bejeweled works that bring a sense of magic and wonder to everyday household objects.” He has used precious materials to create diamond- … Continued
Jewellery worth more than 6m euros (Â£5m, $8m) has been stolen from an exclusive Paris store in broad daylight by a lone gunman, police sources say. Dressed in a suit and fedora, the man entered Chopard on Place Vendome and reportedly made staff hand over 15 pieces of jewellery at gunpoint. The heist, which took … Continued
Mae Yokoyama, a Masters Jewelery design student at the Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design in Sweden offers you the Lux solar panel collar. Finished with solar panels, the Lux is a necklace for women that collects energy from the sun during daytime to lighten the LED bulbs, giving an appearance of glittering pearls … Continued
Luxury jeweler Bulgari is about to celebrate 125 years as one of the worldâ€™s most sought-after jewelry brands. To commemorate the occasion, it is teaming up with an unusual partner: the Poste Italiane, or Italyâ€™s postal service. Worth 0,60 euros ($0,77), this special edition Bvlgari stamp shows the image of a dazzling necklace from 1965 … Continued
Nicole Richie launched her first House of Harlow 1960 jewelry line last year. The 35-piece luxury jewelry collection includes headbands, rings and bracelets made of leather, silk strings, chains and peacock feathers. It was created in cooperation with jeweler Pascal Mouawad.
Paris luxury jeweler Boucheron immortalizes Ladurée macarons in part of this year’s collection titled “Gaieté Parisienne” (Parisian Joy) with their new line, Gourmandise, which includes Tentation Macarons rings, pendants, necklaces and earings. It’s modern, 21st. century and someone has already taken a bite out of each macaron as you can see from the teeth marks … Continued