FrontRunners: Set Aflutter

  • Photo by www.Eyedom.com
    Lalique Soulmates Ailes de Psyché ring Photo by www.Eyedom.com
<< Back to Robb Report, August 2013

    Released in May, the Lalique Soulmates jewelry collection (www.lalique.com) incorporates the butterfly motif that has appeared in the company’s designs for more than a century. The white-gold Ailes de Psyché ring shown here is priced at $12,000 and available at Lalique’s boutiques in Beverly Hills and New York. The ring features a brilliant-cut aquamarine encircled by 14 mother-of-pearl cabochons and eight butterflies of varying sizes fashioned from 77 blue sapphires, 88 aquamarines, and 8 diamonds.

    From Around the Web...
    These four designers are making names for themselves in London’s brilliant and bold jewelry scene…
    Cadar’s Endless cocktail ring in polished 18-karat gold with diamonds ($12,750)
    Five jewelers use shiny gold as their canvas for sculptural new designs…
    Foxfire diamond 187-carats
    The massive 187-carat gem embarks on a worldwide tour this summer…
    These Indian innovators are reimagining traditional styles for modern tastes…
    59-carat Pink Star diamond
    The Pink Star stands to break a world record when it crosses the block in April…
    These bright designs are bursting with color and life…
    Hemmerle's jeweled rectangular earrings with a 19th century micro mosaic portrait of an Egyptian Pharoah
    A look at the top designs unveiled at one of the world’s most prestigious art and antiques event…
    Designer Bina Goenka’s pink-pearl designs are a labor of love, and great persistence…
    K. Brunini Jewels
    The SoCal-based artist talks connecting to gems, the power of earthly wonders, and more…
    This Swiss jewelry house risks shattering its most brilliant gems to create exceptional designs…