When jeweler Liv Ballard started showing drawings of her designs to Italian goldsmiths, most of them scoffed outright, considering them to
Bulgari will cap off its 125th anniversary with a sale of vibrant designs for the new year.
Harry Winston opened his first store in 1932, on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue.
Nearly a decade ago, after a long operation to repair an intracranial aneurysm, Dr.
“I like to see evidence that things have come from the earth,” says 42-year-old jewelry designer Geoffrey Good, a native Virginian who produc
Diamond in the Rough, known for pioneering the use of rough diamonds in fine jewelry, has unveiled a collection of engagement rings and anniv
Australian jewelry designer Stefano Canturi captured the spirit of the Cubism art movement in his original jewelry.
Jewelry designer Kimberly McDonald, known for her inventive use of geodes and agates paired with diamonds, has created a series of turtle des
Janis Provisor’s foray into jewelry design was not an orchestrated career move but a creative accident.
"The surface of American society is covered with a layer of democratic paint," wrote the French political philosopher and historian Alexis
Many jewelers cite architecture as an inspiration, but designers Christopher Roule and Keith Mitchell literally apply structural engineering
The key to the future can often be found in the past, as many of the world’s most illustrious jewelry houses demonstrate each time they op
Tahitian and South Sea varieties might be the most valuable types of pearls, but their traditionally round shapes did not fit the vision o
Solange Azagury-Partridge, known for creating unconventional fine jewelry such as the red enamel and gold Hotlips ring and the Poison ring
When the Metropolitan Museum of Art unveils its highly anticipated exhibition “Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures from the National Museum, Kab
When Greek immigrant and silversmith Sotirio Bulgari opened his shop on Rome’s Via Sistina in 1884, he could never have envisioned how his
Though it recently debuted in the United States at Neiman Marcus, Mathon’s jewelry-making legacy can be traced to Paris in 1931, when the ate
The turbulent economy does not appear to have tempered Sharon Khazzam’s characteristic creativity.
With the 2008 debut of Bogh-Art (+41.22.732.75.55, www.bogh-art.com), the first retail
Gold-and-diamond designs from Italian jeweler Mattia Cielo (www.mattia?cielo.com; a
geode jewelry of Kimberly McDonald (www.kimberlymcdonald.com; available at Berg
We have it on biblical authority that there is nothing new under the sun.
"Jewelry should be like a melody," says classical-cellist-turned-designer Anna Hu.
The bracelet shown above exemplifies the unconventional jewelry designs of Luz Camino (available at Bergdorf Goodman in Manh
At a Christie’s London auction in December, diamond mogul Laurence Graff stunned his competitors when he paid a record-breaking $24.3 mill
At a London auction in December, Laurence Graff—the founder of Graff Diamonds International—paid about $25 million for the 30
A dark, cavernous main floor; a stark white salon festooned with ostrich feathers; illuminated cracked-glass walls; and kalei
Two exceptionally rare colored diamonds will be the highlights of Christie’s New York Jewelry Sale (
Fascinated by the chimera of Greek mythology, Louis Cartier—a scion of the French jewelry house—commissioned in 1922 a jeweled bangle carv
Parisian Lydia Courteille’s career as a jewelry designer began with the purchase of a temperamental antique watch that would frequently st