Jewelry

History was made in Geneva this week as Christie’s and Sotheby’s auctioned off two important diamonds— the Oppenheimer Blue and the Unique Pink . The resulting price of each shattered auction records...
A beautiful opal can cast a spell on its admirer. Whether it is a red-hot fire opal from central Mexico or a complexly patterned black opal from southeastern Australia’s famed Lightning Ridge, the...
Co-President and Artistic Director, Chopard In addition to overseeing Chopard’s high-jewelry and ladies collections, Caroline Scheufele is a pioneer in—and an advocate for—the use of Fairmined gold...
Harrods announces the launch of world-renowned American jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz as a UK exclusive...
Lugano Diamonds debuts three pairs of earrings capture the majesty of the sea...
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and if you want to make the perfect impression on mom, you need the right gift. Whether jewelry dripping with multihued gemstones or watches with colorful...
The emerald is at once breathtaking and soothing. Its deep grass-green tone is said to have calming properties. And alongside rubies and sapphires, it is part of the Big Three—the powerhouse trio of...
Architect turned jeweler William Ehrlich ( william ehrlichjewelry.com ) approaches jewelry as though he were designing a building. Using CAD software, he assembles his creations in layers, keeping...
Christopher Slowinski, founder of New York–based jewelry house Christopher Designs, has created L’Amour Crisscut Diamond , a ring that highlights a 10-carat diamond cut in the brand’s patented...
In 1888, before embarking on a long trip, Frédéric Boucheron created a serpent necklace for his wife to wear as a talisman, inaugurating his interest in animal-themed pieces. This year, Boucheron (...
After more than 20 years creating extravagant pieces for prestigious jewelry houses, Nadia Morgenthaler ( nadia-morgenthaler.com ) is making a name for herself. Several years ago, the Swiss jeweler...
The Artist: Kimberly McDonald’s jewelry is born from her long-standing love of natural wonders, the environment, and (of course) rocks. The North Carolina native grew up collecting agate and geodes,...
“Diamonds are to women what cars are to men. It is a statement about who they are, how successful they have been, and how they see their future,” says John Green , who is the fourth-generation family...
Launched as part of its 2016 lineup, the new Hermès Chevauchée Jewelry collection comprises 17 pieces featuring intaglio designs engraved into rock. Carved into red, black, yellow, and green stones,...
Spectacular diamonds, the finest settings, and masterful craftsmanship from Black, Starr & Frost...
The Madison Avenue space will serve as Cadar’s design studio and gallery...
It’s not your imagination—auctions of blue diamonds have dominated the headlines lately. In November 2014, Sotheby’s New York set an auction record for a blue diamond when the Zoe Diamond garnered $...
Abellán New York exhibits a curated selection of pieces during Spring Masters New York...
Florence-based design house Ferragamo has launched a jewelry capsule collection with Los Angeles artist Daniela Villegas. Dubbed Daniela Villegas for Salvatore Ferragamo , the new eight-piece...
Over the course of the last fashion season, we have seen jewelry getting bigger and bigger. Now it appears we have reached the limit of statement necklaces with pendants that cover the whole chest,...
Qeelin translates traditional Chinese symbols into charming fine jewelry. When jewelry designer Dennis Chan founded Qeelin in 2004, he aimed to celebrate the symbolic themes of his native Chinese...
The ring is the among the only jewelry items we can admire without the help of a mirror, which helps explain why most women wear them. Statement-making, eye-catching, modest, miniature, classic...
Diamonds —which are April’s birthstone— have reigned supreme as the planet’s most desirable gemstone since before they first surfaced in Italy’s marketplaces in the 15th century, reportedly excavated...
Baselworld, the weeklong luxury-watch fair that concluded March 24 in Basel, Switzerland, saw a dip in attendance this year. But what the show lacked in crowds it made up for with a modest but...
“In the Space Between” is how Cécile zu Hohenlohe (available at Chamber Gallery, chambernyc.com ) refers to her sculptural rings, whose stones appear to float on the hands. Each unique creation ($8,...
Have you ever wanted a behind-the-scenes tour of a bespoke shoe shop? Have you ever wondered what a typical day looks like for your tailor? If so, you will not want to miss out on LVMH Moët Hennessy...
Connoisseurs of both timepieces and timeless cars should find parking space on their coffee tables for Drive Time: Watches Inspired by Automobiles, Motorcycles, and Racing from Rizzoli. The...
Three years ago Fabio Salini ( fabiosalini.it ) collaborated with the furniture-designing Campana brothers to create jewelry that united gold and diamonds with bamboo and straw—just one example of...
For Alessandro Sabbatini, every earring that he creates must lie beautifully on the ear, flatter the face, feel lightweight, and move gracefully with the wearer. This is no small feat, considering...
In 1940, Shirley Temple’s stepfather paid $7,210 for a cushion-cut, fancy deep blue diamond ring in celebration of the child actress’s 12th birthday and her 44th film release, The Blue Bird . At the...

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