Jewelry

Two exceptionally rare colored diamonds will be the highlights of Christie’s New York Jewelry Sale...
Jewelry designer Nina Runsdorf (212.382.1243) scours the diamond market for nontraditional stones—...
In the late 1950s, an expert at the Gemological Institute of America (GIA)—the world’s leading...
De Beers, the mastermind behind diamond marketing for the past century, intends to change the way...
"You never know what’s inside a geode until you crack it open," says jewelry designer Kimberly...
Manhattan jeweler Stephen Russell (212.570.6900, www.stephenrussell.com ), known for its...
The Bernard K. Passman gallery on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, known for its artistic use of black...
The South Sea pearl company AUTORE transforms the classic gem from the sea into imaginative jewelry...
Last December, at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels sale in New York, the auctioneer’s gavel came down...
When, in 2005, jeweler Viren Bhagat acquired an exceptional 17th-??century, 70-?carat carved...
Known for his collection of rarefied estate jewelry, Lee Siegelson of Siegelson (212.?832.?2666,...
Much the same way that haute couture clients can meet with fashion designers to review the latest...
Jacques Cartier, of the cartier jewelry house, and Jacques Arpels, of Van Cleef & Arpels, both...
To introduce L’Atlantide (Atlantis), its latest high-jewelry collection, Van Cleef & Arpels...
For 12 days last fall, at its expansive gallery in Manhattan’s hip Meatpacking District, the...
Jacques Cartier, the grandson of the Paris jewelry house’s founder, Louis-François Cartier,...
TMB Art Metal ( www.tmbartmetal.com ) —a London company that produces sculpture and jewelry...
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...
“Collecting rare, colored diamonds is like building an art collection,” says Thierry Chaunu,...
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...
The anxiety becomes palpable in the city of Yangon, Myanmar (formerly Burma), each March and...
At the 1925 Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes in Paris,...
Andreas von Zadora-Gerlof pairs his elaborate, jeweled sculptures with timekeeping mechanisms in a...
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-...
Golden South Sea pearls are prized for their extreme rarity; no more than 2 percent of the pearls...
Hemmerle Once he had what he wanted, Stefan Hemmerle abruptly left the convention center hosting...

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