Jewelry

Kwiat, a Polish surname that is pronounced "kwee-ot," might not be a marketing firm’s preference...
The anxiety becomes palpable in the city of Yangon, Myanmar (formerly Burma), each March and...
“Collecting rare, colored diamonds is like building an art collection,” says Thierry Chaunu,...
Andreas von Zadora-Gerlof pairs his elaborate, jeweled sculptures with timekeeping mechanisms in a...
At the 1925 Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes in Paris,...
In September, at his Salt Lake City shop, Daniel Paillasseur will display the black diamond for...
Les Perles de Chanel While she was dancing the Charleston one night in 1925, Gabrielle “Coco”...
Hemmerle Once he had what he wanted, Stefan Hemmerle abruptly left the convention center hosting...
Graff Using only magnifying loupes and their intuition, diamond mogul Laurence Graff and his top...
The ethereal diamond creations of Carnet by Michelle Ong (+852.2805.0113, www.carnetjewellery.com...
Golden South Sea pearls are prized for their extreme rarity; no more than 2 percent of the pearls...
At last fall’s Paris Biennale, Cartier (800.227.8437, www.cartier.com ) unveiled its latest high-...
While he was a gem buyer for Tiffany & Co., Harry Platt presumably was not easily impressed by...
In the inner circles of the rarefied jewelry realm, she is known simply as Mrs. M., a mysterious...
In 1477, Austrian archduke Maximilian I (not yet head of the Holy Roman Empire) presented Mary of...
At the sale of actress Ellen Barkin’s jewelry collection last October at Christie’s in New York,...
Only a truly incredible stone is given a name to mark its place in gemological history. Two years...
Lorraine Schwartz arrived at a recent Christie’s jewelry auction in New York City wearing a long...
Since 1852, India’s Kasliwal family has adorned maharajas as well as European and Middle Eastern...
Chhaya Kapadia, founder of Maya Jewels (212.473.2291, www.mayajewels.com ), may classify her...
Jewelry designer Renee Lewis offers a simple explanation for why she appoints her elaborate designs...
Ten years ago, opal dealer Mark Tremonti heard that an exceedingly rare black opal had been...
For nearly two decades, Lisa Black, a New York native living in Australia, learned about tribal...
Even a piece as voluptuous as the diamond-covered butterfly brooch that Lina Fanourakis recently...
Nearly a decade ago, fourth-generation jeweler Walter McTeigue resigned his position as Harry...
Italian jeweler Paolo Piovan’s diamond pavé snake bracelet sinuously wraps around the wearer’s...
Cartier recently invited Italian designer Ettore Sottsass to comb through the 1,200 watches, clocks...
During what was supposed to be a routine gem deal in Brazil in 1989, miner Heitor Barbosa emptied...
“Do you want to see magic?” asks jewelry designer John Hardy as he reaches deep into his pocket and...
As you walk through the grand doors of Bruce Hoeksema’s VBH gallery (212.717.9800) on Madison...

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