An exceptionally rare colored diamond will be a highlight of Sotheby’s New York spring Magnificent Jewels sale on April 20.
Artist Alexander Calder (1898–1976) is renowned for his whimsical sculptures and mobiles, but only a few admirers are aware that he also crea
Over the past two years, colored diamonds have caused sensations in auction rooms around the globe, as several rare stones fetched record-bre
Sylva Yepremian’s Sylva & Cie.
Graff (www.graffdiamonds.com) is known for its expansive offering
Philippine designer Wynn Wynn Ong, known for her elaborate one-of-a-kind jewelry, has unveiled her collection at the Asia Society on Park Ave
When a prominent Munich art collector commissioned Stefan Hemmerle to create a diamond ring for his wife in 1995, he set one condition: no
Marking its 90th anniversary in business, Italian jeweler Antonini forged a new blackened finish on 18-karat gold finish
Inspired by her vast collection of contemporary art, which includes pieces by Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Julian Schnabel, Gene
The first American store from Henri J.
Designer Federica Rettore turned to zebu horn, which comes from the zebu ox, to create her newest collection of striking designs.
A few years ago, while Los Angeles–based jeweler Martin Katz was showing his collection in Monaco, a client who wished to see important di
At the 1959 24 Hours of Le Mans, American driver Carroll Shelby piloted the Aston Martin DBR1/2 to victory.
French jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels found inspiration in the colorful flora, fauna, and landscape of California for its latest High Jewe
Roberto Stern, president and creative director of Brazilian jeweler H.Stern, spent five years studying the choreography, costumes, and music
When Louis Vuitton appointed Lorenz Bäumer artistic director of its fine-jewelry division late last year, the choice proved a serendipitou
This season’s most tantalizing jewelry portrays colorful gemstones in imaginative new ways.
The newly unveiled Star of Africa collection features sapphire crystal dome rings filled with floating diamonds, which appear like snowfla
When jeweler Liv Ballard started showing drawings of her designs to Italian goldsmiths, most of them scoffed outright, considering them to
Nearly a decade ago, after a long operation to repair an intracranial aneurysm, Dr.
Harry Winston opened his first store in 1932, on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue.
Bulgari will cap off its 125th anniversary with a sale of vibrant designs for the new year.
“I like to see evidence that things have come from the earth,” says 42-year-old jewelry designer Geoffrey Good, a native Virginian who produc
Diamond in the Rough, known for pioneering the use of rough diamonds in fine jewelry, has unveiled a collection of engagement rings and anniv
Australian jewelry designer Stefano Canturi captured the spirit of the Cubism art movement in his original jewelry.
Jewelry designer Kimberly McDonald, known for her inventive use of geodes and agates paired with diamonds, has created a series of turtle des
"The surface of American society is covered with a layer of democratic paint," wrote the French political philosopher and historian Alexis
Janis Provisor’s foray into jewelry design was not an orchestrated career move but a creative accident.
Many jewelers cite architecture as an inspiration, but designers Christopher Roule and Keith Mitchell literally apply structural engineering