• July 14, 2014 / 4:00pm |

    For the second year, during haute couture, the jewelry entrepreneur Valery Demure brought her brightest talents to Paris in a beautiful presentation of new collections from the designers whose work is sold on her eponymous e-boutique. In one of the most magical showrooms in Paris, Maison Rabih Kayrouz, the event was conceptualized by Brazilian treasure […]

  • July 11, 2014 / 2:25pm |

    Christian Sievers, CEO, Engelbert. Last fall, Engelbert, a fourth-generation Stockholm jeweler, opened a new flagship store. I recently spoke to Sievers about the brand and its influences. You spent almost a decade at Swedish fashion powerhouse Acne Studios before taking on the role as CEO at Engelbert. What did you learn from the fashion industry […]

  • May 22, 2014 / 10:15am |

    Lanvin, designed by Elie Top. Today I went for a private visit at the famous Parisian costume-jewelry house Edgard Hamon. Founded in 1919, Harmon has worked for the haute couture and luxury ready-to-wear houses—with various materials such as resin, metal, crystals, semiprecious stones, leather, embroidery—in order to create the most imaginative accessories. All the pieces […]

  • May 15, 2014 / 3:00pm |

    Recently I attended a private birthday bash for Paris-based Turkish jewelry designer Alican Icoz. We had a great time celebrating Alican’s birthday in my favorite magical place of all time, the nameless Istanbul hotel that was recently named Hazz (and which I wrote about here). My Little Prince, as I call Alican, splits his time […]

  • May 13, 2014 / 3:15pm |

    After almost a year of searching for my lost favorite pair of rings, life brought them back last weekend. In was an absolutely unexpected return when I found them in my mother-in-law’s tiny bathroom closet in Zaragoza. They are a pair of heart-shaped rings made by my friend Lou Andrea Savoir, a special edition she […]

  • May 7, 2014 / 1:00pm |

    Efva Attling, designer and founder of her eponymous jewelry and accessories brand Since opening your first shop in 1998, you are now sold in more than two hundred stores in ten countries. What’s your secret recipe for expansion and exposure as an accessory and jewelry brand? Follow your passion and curiosity! Do not listen to […]