Rock Candy

  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
    Clockwise from top left: Elizabeth Locke cabochon labradorite necklace, $7,375 (available at Neiman Marcus, 800.937.9146); Mikimoto peridot brooch with tsavorites and South Sea cultured pearls, $28,000 (888.701.2323, www.mikimotoamerica.com); Nicholas Varney Burmese ruby ring with diamonds and moonstones in 18-karat white gold, $135,000 (212.223.1043, www.nicholasvarneyjewels.com); Judith Ripka peridot ring set in 18-karat gold with colored diamonds, green sapphires, and tsavorites, $22,000 (212.517.8200, www.judithripka.com); de Grisogono rubellite earrings with brown and white diamonds in 18-karat gold, $112,100 (212.439.4220, www.degrisogono.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    From left: Cartier necklace with spinels, rose-cut diamonds, and platinum, price upon request (800.227.8437, www.cartier.com); James de Givenchy for Taffin blue-zircon ring with Paraiba tourmalines, price upon request (212.421.6222); Jack Kelége diamond-and-platinum band, price upon request (877.653.5343, www.jackkelege.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    From left: Stephen Russell Art Deco amethyst pendant necklace with platinum and diamonds, price upon request (212.570.6900, www.stephenrussell.com); Leviev pink-and-blue-carved-sapphire bracelet in 18-karat white gold with diamonds, price upon request (212.763.5300, www.leviev.com); Chanel Fine Jewelry citrine Byzantine ring with amethysts and pink tourmalines, $13,800, and Dome San Marco diamond ring with pink tourmalines, peridots, and amethysts, $19,000 (800.550.0005, www.chanel.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    Bulgari pink-tourmaline ring set in 18-karat gold with emeralds and diamonds, price upon request (800.285.4274, www.bulgari.com); Van Cleef & Arpels Victoria bracelet, from the Les Jardins high-jewelry collection, in 18-karat white gold with Zambian cabochon emeralds, pearls, diamonds, and purple and pink sapphires, price upon request (877.826.2533, www.vancleef-arpels.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    Sharon Khazzam Victoria necklace with more than 150 carats of gemstones, including a peridot, fire opals, orange sapphires, pink and blue tourmalines, rubies, prehnites, apatites, blue zircons, and amethysts, $93,000 (516.570.2663; available at Barneys New York, www.barneys.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    Clockwise from top left: Roberto Coin cobra bangle in 18-karat white gold with blue sapphires and diamonds, $34,000 (800.853.5958, www.robertocoin.com); Nicholas Varney crawfish bracelet in 18-karat gold with more than 900 white diamonds and spinels, $166,000 (212.223.1043, www.nicholasvarneyjewels.com); de Grisogono mismatched ruby-and-white-diamond briolette drop earrings, $195,000 (212.439.4220, www.degrisogono.com); Tiffany & Co. green-tourmaline earrings with pink sapphires, diamonds, and onyx, $66,500 (800.526.0649, www.tiffany.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    Lucifer Vir Honestus green-amber-and-diamond ring in 18-karat gold, $8,300 (www.lucifer-vir-honestus.com); Judith Ripka necklace with diamonds, baroque pearls, and alexandrite, $99,000; 18-karat gold necklace with diamonds, freshwater pearls, South Sea pearls, pink opals, smoky quartz, rose quartz, and pink sapphires, $15,000; and 18-karat gold ombré pendant with white and champagne diamonds, pink sapphires, and champagne quartz, $7,500 (212.517.8200, www.judithripka.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
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    From left: David Yurman Moonlight Ice ruby-and-diamond ring set in sterling silver, $2,650 (212.752.4255, www.davidyurman.com); Nicholas Varney 18-karat gold amethyst ring with white diamonds set in carved peanut agate, $23,200 (212.223.1043, www.nicholasvarneyjewels.com); Gilan cabochon emerald ring with black and white diamonds in platinum, price upon request (212.949.4350, www.gilan.com); Damiani ruby-and-black-diamond ring in 18-karat white gold, $12,890 (212.760.2790, www.damianiusa.com); Stephen Webster black-opal Crab ring with faceted quartz overlay set in 18-karat gold with blue sapphires and black diamonds, $12,500 (available at Neiman Marcus, 617.536.3660); Temple St. Clair Lightning Ridge black-opal ring with sapphires and diamonds in 18-karat gold, $35,000 (800.590.7985, www.templestclair.com). Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson
  • Photo by Lisa Charles Watson

This season’s most tantalizing jewelry portrays colorful gemstones in imaginative new ways. From a festive blue-zircon ring to a playful spinel-covered crawfish bracelet, these latest pieces from top jewelers combine assorted mouthwatering gems in inventive designs that elicit a feel-good emotion and exhibit good taste.

Davies takes an ancient Greek jewelry technique and makes it fresh and modern…
Rough-cut diamonds give a fresh twist to the latest creations from De Beers…
The designer crafted a collection of fine jewelry that is both timeless and cutting-edge…
First popular during the 1920s, big, bold cocktail rings are making a comeback…
Jewelers Alex Soldier, Coomi, Pasquale Bruni, and others are getting back in touch with nature…
These designs dazzle with simple shapes presented in extravagant ways…
Photo by Michael Oldford
Assael’s diamond-and-rare-pearl jewelry depicts and aids endangered animals…
The historically inspired necklace is part of Boucheron’s new Bleu de Jodhpur collection…
The London jeweler employs rare fossilized wood to create her pieces…
Fresh designs take direction from a stage and screen icon…