Tag: storia

Choker in platino con diamanti e zaffiri

Reza’s legacy

Five years after the death of Alexandre Reza, the great Parisian jewelery house continues on the path traced by its founder. In fact, the company’s activities had been transferred to […]

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Collana di oro bianco, con 5.080 diamanti e rubini birmani. Per realizzarla ci sono volute 4.600 ore di lavorazione

Mellerio, the oldest jewelry in the world

The oldest jewelry company in the world has long since turned 400 years old. Which is of (very distant) Italian origin. Mellerio, whose full name is Mellerio dits Meller, is […]

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Collana Zip, 1951

Myths: the Zip Van Cleef & Arpels

One of the myths in the history of jewelry is the Zip necklace  by Van Cleef & Arpels. Do you know it? Here is a brief history of a milestone […]

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Margherita Burgener, anello cocktail con diamanti brown e citrino

Secrets of cocktail ring

Do you like cocktail rings? Do you know why they are called that? Here is their story and how to wear a cocktail ring ♦ Do you know why some […]

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Anelli della collezione New Barocco

Why Roberto Coin’s jewels have a hidden ruby?

We thought it was a known story: instead the reason why a ruby ​​is hidden in Roberto Coin’s jewels is not known by everyone. Yet the idea of ​​inserting a […]

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Girocollo in oro messo all'asta da Dorotheum

The gold of Italy is called Marchisio

The history of Italian jewelery has a name: Marchisio. Although the Turin-based company now works for third parties, it has a story that is worth telling: it even begins in […]

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Sotheby’s record for Tutti i Frutti by Cartier, here’s the story

Sotheby’s record for Tutti i Frutti by Cartier, here’s the story

Sotheby’s sold the Tutti Frutti bracelet by Cartier for $ 1.34 million. And so it is also an opportunity to tell the story of the Tutti Frutti jewels. The auction […]

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I tre fratelli Cartier con il padre nel 1922. Da sinistra, Pierre, Louis, Alfred e Jacques Cartier. Credit: Archivi della famiglia Cartier

Cartier’s secrets told by an heir to the historic family of French jewelers

Do you want to make a gift? You can choose Cartier. And you don’t need to have a big budget, you need just $ 31.50 (and an account on Amazon). […]

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Orecchini con diamanti classe D per 47,3 carati su platino

Reza al Tefaf’s jewels

Maison Reza’s fine jewelery arrives at Tefaf in New York ♦ It is not uncommon for jewelers to have lives or adventurous stories behind them. This is especially true for […]

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Anello in alluminio, oro bianco e tsavorite

Everything about tsavorite

The tsavorite is already more 50 years old: it was discovered in 1967. The story of the tsavorite is very adventurous, and it also includes a murder ♦ ︎ History. […]

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Camilla con collana di perle e grande smeraldo

All about pearls

All about pearls: a quick guide with what you need to know about one of the most loved items in jewelry. They are also considered one of the gems (even […]

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Bracciale Panthère in oro giallo 18 carati, diamanti, smeraldi, diamanti arancioni

History of the Cartier Panther

Cartier’s Panthère history, the most famous icon of the great French Maison ♦ Why do jewelry (and Cartier watches) often use the Panther icon, which has become the sign of […]

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Crieri, bracciali tennis in oro bianco, rosa e giallo con diamanti

Tennis bracelet, who started the game?

Tennis bracelets are one of the most successful jewels: they are elegant and easy to wear. But you know why they are called tennis bracelets. Their name comes from … […]

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Lotus collection, orecchini di rubini

Bayco, story of a luxe

The story of one of the most emblazoned fine jewelry houses in America: Bayco ♦ Forty years ago the Iranian Gem Trader, Amir Hadjibay, was the first wheel of the […]

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Fede nuziale in oro

8 things to know about wedding ring 

Why is the wedding ring worn right on the ring finger (in many Western countries)? It’s a long, but interesting story. Here’s what you need to know about the wedding […]

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Elizabeth Taylor con una collana di diamanti venduta all'asta da Christie's

The History seen by Christie’s

The story of History, through the auctions of Christie’s jewelry: a book tells extraordinary 250 years. History of jewelry or, perhaps, we should say History with a capital H, through […]

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L’alfabeto di Cartier

L’alfabeto di Cartier

I clienti di Cartier, la riconoscono a prima vista. Negli anni ha cambiato stile, colore, segno grafico, eppure Panthère è sempre rimasta il simbolo della maison parigina. Non tutti, però, ne […]

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Linea Pokerface. Catena lunga in argento con pendente cuore in argento rodiato con zirconi bianchi e neri. Prezzo: 398 euro

Misis e la storia di San Valentino

Sei proposte firmate Misis per San Valentino. Si tratta di gioielli dal prezzo contenuto, scelte tra tre diverse collezioni. L’idea è quella di offrire oggetti differenti per tipologia e design, […]

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