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Front Runners December 2015: Let It Snow

“The snowflake is a symbol of beauty, purity, and peacefulness,” says the New York–based jeweler Mish Tworkowski, whose leisure time in Colorado has inspired the limited-edition series of six jeweled snowflake designs from Mish New York (mishnewyork.com). “I feel that modern women love to wear something very luxurious in a bohemian way,” he says, “and this […]

FrontRunners January 2015: WATCHES & JEWELRY

Keep It Moving The French watchmaker who designed the Harry Winston Opus 12 and its dramatic rotating hands has established his own brand and launched the Emmanuel Bouchet Complication One (emmanuelbouchet.com), a watch distinguished by its dynamic presentation of time. Hours and minutes are shown on separate, raised sapphire displays on either side of the […]

Sparkle & Swing

The elegant sway of tassel jewels—a style favored in delicate motifs during the Edwardian era and in more daring iterations as the Twenties roared—has resurfaced in colorfully kinetic new designs that put precious stones in playful motion.  Chanel Fine Jewelry earrings with white gold, diamonds, and black diamonds, $162,000 (800.550.0005, chanel.com) (Continues on next page…) Solange Azagury-Partridge yellow-gold-and-diamond ring, $5,900 (212.879.9100, […]

Well-Traveled Treasures

Every destination has its own distinctive spirit—its unique combination of landscapes, light, and cultural aspects that sets the tone for travelers. The personality of a place changes our outlook and our mood—and, more often than not, prompts us to change our attire. Yet while everyone makes sartorial adjustments when journeying from, say, a beach club […]

Mish

The designer creates colorful jewelry with a whimsical flair such as his pagoda house brooches. But, his favorite pieces are floral designs inspired by blooms from his very own gardens. Signature Style: Layers of richly colored bead necklaces in mouthwatering lime-green peridot or bluish-purplish tanzanite and an array of delightful gold and gem-encrusted floral pieces.