Best of the Best 2011: Diamonds: Leviev

  • Leviev pendant necklace with a 76.51-carat light pink diamond set among 73 colored diamonds
  • Leviev pendant necklace with a 76.51-carat light pink diamond set among 73 colored diamonds

    just five years’ time, Leviev (212.763.5300, www.leviev.com) has earned a reputation as one of the world’s great diamond houses, with spectacular white and fancy colored diamonds set into stylish designs. Leviev’s impressive new anniversary collection solidifies its position: Featuring five unique designs, the line includes a blue diamond cat brooch and red diamond earrings in a striking Deco-style design.

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