Best of the Best 2011: Jewelry Designers: Anna Hu

    Anna Hu (212.826.1116, www.anna-hu.com) combines a refined Asian aesthetic with old-world craftsmanship. The designer—who trained alongside some of the world’s best master jewelers—sketches each design, then carefully follows its execution, from selecting each stone to forging the metal into soft, curvaceous, gem-encrusted shapes that are imaginative yet wearable.

    To ascertain how his creations would weather the elements, Silvano Lattanzi (212.734.2962, www....
    After graduating from UCLA with a degree in English, Larry Gagosian is said to have started his...
    Anna Hu (212.826.1116, www.anna-hu.com) combines a refined Asian aesthetic with old-world...
    This spring, the Italian shoemaker Silvano Lattanzi—known for his distinctive, highly durable...
    Bombardier’s Challenger 300 has a range of 3,564 miles, perfect for travel between locations in...
    Cessna inspires brand loyalty by providing aircraft for each stage of a customer’s travel life....
    esigner tomas maier incorporates Bottega Veneta’s (212.371.5511, www.bottegaveneta.com) trademark...
    Hochheim is located on the Main River in the Rheingau wine region, considered the spiritual home of...
    Last year, the Highland Park 40 Year Old Single Malt Whisky (www.highlandpark.co.uk, $2,000)...
    Chanel Fine Jewelry (800.550.0005, www.chanel.com) did not have to look further than its own...