Best of the Best 2011: Jewelry Collections: Hemmerle

The Munich-based jeweler Hemmerle (+, stands apart for its fearless combinations of exceptional diamonds and gemstones with ordinary metals such as brass and aluminum. Its pared-down designs recall Germany’s Bauhaus movement, and standouts include a sparkling white diamond ring and bracelet set in white gold with a stainless-steel overlay for an industrial-looking finish, and […]


German designer Stefan Hemmerle is known for his extensive experimentation with various metals such as brass and aluminum paired with exquisite sapphires and precious stones for a decidedly edgy and original creation. Signature Style: Exceptional colored gemstones in sleek, clean, and eye-catching cuts set in minimalist metal designs bearing different color and textural finishes.