Jewelry

For 12 days last fall, at its expansive gallery in Manhattan’s hip Meatpacking District, the...
TMB Art Metal ( www.tmbartmetal.com ) —a London company that produces sculpture and jewelry...
Jacques Cartier, the grandson of the Paris jewelry house’s founder, Louis-François Cartier,...
The Harry Winston Men by Thom Browne collection ( www.harrywinston.com ) can add subtle sparkle to...
To reach the island of Nengo Nengo, one of Robert Wan’s seven French Polynesian pearl farms, we fly...
Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel stunned her audience in 1932 with an extravagant and arty presentation of...
The anxiety becomes palpable in the city of Yangon, Myanmar (formerly Burma), each March and...
Kwiat, a Polish surname that is pronounced "kwee-ot," might not be a marketing firm’s preference...
Francis Mertens contends that you cannot create truly innovative designs if you try to make them...
“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...
At last fall’s Paris Biennale, Cartier (800.227.8437, www.cartier.com ) unveiled its latest high-...
Hemmerle Once he had what he wanted, Stefan Hemmerle abruptly left the convention center hosting...
Les Perles de Chanel While she was dancing the Charleston one night in 1925, Gabrielle “Coco”...
The ethereal diamond creations of Carnet by Michelle Ong (+852.2805.0113, www.carnetjewellery.com...
Graff Using only magnifying loupes and their intuition, diamond mogul Laurence Graff and his top...
Golden South Sea pearls are prized for their extreme rarity; no more than 2 percent of the pearls...
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...
For nearly two decades, Lisa Black, a New York native living in Australia, learned about tribal...
Ten years ago, opal dealer Mark Tremonti heard that an exceedingly rare black opal had been...

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