Lydia Courteille’s contribution is a regal tiara outlining the Paris skyline that includes the Eiffel Tower, Moulin Rouge and Sacre Coeur. A tiara-skyline in black rhodium gold with black diamonds and pink sapphires. Lydia Courteille’s one-of-a-kind piece is a rare example of aesthetic perfection.
Louis Vuitton: Fontaine Ring from the Escale à Paris collection. A tribute to Place de la Concorde and its famous fountains by architect Jacques Hittorff. The ring is in gold, diamond and has a large sapphire on an onyx base. Louis Vuitton’s Fountaine ring is a diamond masterpiece without the frills. It was inspired by the Place de la Concorde.
Van Cleef & Arpels’ Temps Poétique collection shines once again with the Midnight Poetic Wish watch, in which a miniature Notre Dame is the back drop for a romantic love story. Van Cleef & Arpels: Poetic Midnight Wish. An artistic masterpiece with mother-of-pearl, jasper and quartz inlays within a fine art ‘painting’ on the face of the watch. Alligator ‘clair de lune’ leather and calf suede strap.
Vogue Gioiello Giugno 2012