Once she has the jewels that will be heirlooms for generations to come, it only makes sense to customize a jewelry box that befits that bequest. Jewelry designer Jessica McCormack is the woman for the job. Her personalized boxes—like the Lover’s Box shown here—begin as vintage Regency-era chests, which she refits with custom lining and signature gold or brass fittings. London’s Hand & Lock, holder of a Royal Warrant, embroiders personal sayings, symbols, and any other intimacies you and the recipient share.
Prices start at $40,000. Visit the trunk show on Moda Operandi or call 212.729.0984 for more information.