Archive for the ‘Jewelry’ Category

In Paris or planning a visit soon? A must visit expo is happening now at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs (Museum of Decorative Arts): Van Cleef & Arpels, l’Art de la Haute Joaillerie. With scenography designed by Jouin-Manku and more than 400 historic, one of a kind pieces of display, this expo leaves little doubt […]

I like to think of charm bracelets as little histories, worn on a wrist jangling together. I like charm bracelets best when each charm has a special meaning – to celebrate a birthday, a special trip or a grand accomplishment. They are almost like a small, personal roadmap of the bracelet’s owner. Each choice has […]

Remember our post from a few weeks ago about Victoire de Castellane’s upcoming solo exhibition in Paris (Dior’s Jewelry Designer Gets Her Own Exhibit)? Photos are out and now you can see for yourself what the mistress of haute joallerie has created. The Gagosian Gallery in Paris was transformed into a sultry Eden. Sparsley decorated […]

Another exhibit that should be on your radar: the not-to-miss Set in Style: the Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels, opening this Friday at the Cooper Hewitt. Since Van Cleef & Arpels first opened their doors in 1906, they have consistently been pushing the envelope in design, style and the extraordinary ability to make pieces […]

Dior’s renowned jewelry designer Victoire de Castellane (remember her from our Rose de Dior post?) will be getting her own art exhibit. Showing at the Gagosian Gallery in Paris. For the already very colourful and highly accomplished de Castellane, this is epic. As Elle Magazine points out, “It’s the first time a contemporary fashion jeweler […]