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Masterpieces are born by accident. During one of the secular receptions, Charles Arpels witnessed how Florence Jay Guld, the wife of American railroad tycoon Frank…

LES TALISMANS DE CHANEL: DIAMONDS FOR LUCK

Gabrielle Chanel was quite superstitious. Mysterious symbols, lining figures and talismans, all of which Mademoiselle easily introduced into new collections, thereby prescribing them in the…

THE INVISIBLE SETTING OF PRECIOUS STONES

An invisible setting of precious stones was invented by the French house of Van Cleef & Arpels. A patent for its use was received in…

DIAMOND: AN EXPERT VIEW

From a mineralogical point, a diamond is one of the crystalline varieties of carbon. The graphite rod of a simple pencil has the same composition…

GIAMPIERO BODINO: ITALIANS AND RUSSIANS HAVE LOTS IN COMMON

Milan. July. Heat and fervor. Villa Mozart, built by the architects Piero Portaluppi and Aldo Andreani in the 1930s on the street of the same…

YEPREM: THE GAME IN COMBINATION

The jewellery House of Yeprem was founded by a Lebanese of Armenian origin, Yeprem Chakardemian, in Beirut in 1964. Half a century later almost the…

KAMYEN: ODE TO PERFECTION

There is no limit to perfection. This was the motto chosen by the Gandhi family when in 2004 they founded the jewelry House of Kamyen. After…

CÍRCULOS DE FUEGO: THE KISS OF A DRAGON

The dragon is one of the most important mythical creatures of Oriental cultures, especially the Chinese. It was endowed with immortality, wisdom, unlimited force and power…

SECRET & LIGHTS – A MYTHICAL JOURNEY BY PIAGET

A journey in search of inspiration. East replaces West, Asia replaces Europe, and one great city, another. The caravan route from Venice to Samarkand was…

VAN CLEEF & ARPELS: BALLET PRÉCIEUX

Creating jewelry and dance resemble each other more than it would seem at first glance. The two art forms strive for excellence. They are the embodiment…

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