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Victoire de Castellane

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Dior Jewelry design director Victoire de Castellane dreamed up the new Rose des Vents Collection in her Paris atelier.

 

Festival de Cannes Jewelry Report

Most of us know that the annual Cannes Film Festival is the world’s premiere film fiesta.  Yet Cannes is an equally prestigious showcase for high luxury jewelry that influences the global jewelry industry, style reporters and of course, consumers.  With distinguished actresses and gorgeous supermodels draped in the latest high jewelry from leading international luxe…

Shirin Neshat

Shirin Neshat Gold Earrings

Iranian-born, New York-based visual artist Shirin Neshat in golden cylindrical earrings and trademark dramatic eye make-up.

Vanessa Traina

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Stylist Vanessa Traina crowned in sleek and gleaming chic outside a Givenchy show circa 2009. photo by Hanneli Mustaparta

 

Vanessa Traina

Vanessa @ Repossi Forçat Collection de Gaia Repossi 2012

Stylist Vanessa Traina adorned in haute luxe chain cuffs from Gaia Repossi’s Forçat Collection, presented at the Louvres’s Musée des Arts Décoratifs (Museum of Decorative Arts) in July 2012. Traina served as Repossi’s muse for this poetic and priceless suite of jewels. Traina is standing in the Art Nouveau Salon in the Louvre’s West Wing.

 

Gaia Repossi

Gaia Repossi Forçat Collection

Gaia Repossi, Creative Director of her family’s heritage jewelry house, premiered her limited edition collection of haute luxe jewels called the Forçat collection, (la collection Forçat de Gaia Repossi), at a special evening presentation on July 4, 2012, in the Museum of Decorative Arts in the west wing of Paris’s Louvre Museum. here Repose wears the chain mail vest of intricately woven chains that covers both the front and back like medieval armor.

 

Cate Blanchett wears Chopard Haute Joaillerie earrings made of diamonds sourced from a certified member of the Responsible Jewelry Council and FairMined 18K white gold.

Cate Blanchett wears Chopard Haute Joaillerie earrings made of diamonds sourced from a certified member of the Responsible Jewelry Council and FairMined 18K white gold.

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Kate Moss in Christian Dior Haute Couture crystal chandelier earrings. Photo by Annie Leibovitz for VOGUE U.S., October 1999

 

Billionaire Bijoux: Jane & Aerin Lauder’s Jewelry

If you were a billionaire, what kind of jewelry would you wear? Jane and Aerin Lauder wear chic bijoux that gleam with refined aesthetics, effortless elegance, precious gems, noble metals and impeccable craftsmanship.  They are the best bejeweled sisters in the U.S., if not the world.  In Aerin’s case, she also designs haute luxe 24-karat yellow gold-plated costume jewelry for her AERIN brand. Her…