Harrods Hosts Its Own Jewelry and Watch Biennale

  • Graff Le Collier Bleu de Reve
  • Backes and Strauss Harrods Princess
  • Backes and Strauss Harrods Princess
  • Boucheron Nymphea ring
  • Boucheron Tresor de Perse Necklace
  • Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Diamond Baguette
  • Chaumet Parure 1 ring
  • Chaumet Parure 1 earrings
  • Graff Ruby and Diamond Necklace
  • Graff The Royal Star of Paris
  • Photo by Jean-Marc Breguet
    Vacheron Constantin Kalla Haute Couture Photo by Jean-Marc Breguet
  • Piaget necklace
  • Piaget necklace
  • Roger Dubuis Excalibur full diamond tourbillion
  • Vacheron Constantin Biennale
  • Photo by Jean-Marc Breguet

London’s Harrods is presenting extravagant and artistic jewelry designs during a two-week event featuring jewels from the Biennale des Antiquaires, the renowned art and antiques fair held at the Paris Grand Palais in early September. The Harrods exhibition (September 29 through October 12) highlights jewelry from Piaget, Graff, Boucheron, and Chaumet, among other top brands. It presents an opportunity for a wide range of visitors to see the extravagant designs and rare diamonds and gemstones that were on display in Paris earlier this month. The Harrods event will also spotlight fine watches not shown at the Biennale from various watchmakers, including Vacheron Constantin, Roger Dubuis, and the diamond master Backes & Strauss, which is marking the event with the Harrods Princess, a specially created timepiece encrusted with white diamonds and set with Zambian emeralds. The Harrods Princess watch is priced at about $391,000. (www.harrods.com)

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