The Rise and Rise of Conch Pearls

With markets witnessing a surge in the popularity of natural pearls, the demand for conch pearls, too, has gone up, prompting designers and jewellers to embrace the trend and craft unique pieces that pay homage to the beauty of these rare, lustrous finds, reports Smitha Sadanandan, our UK correspondent. Media @ Solitaire International, India

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Jewellery Designer Ornella Iannuzzi is Obsessed with Opals

Award-winning London-based designer Ornella Iannuzzi has has been sparkling on the jewellery scene for a while now. She has carved a niche for herself, what with her fine eye for detail and design aesthetics, with beautiful pieces all inspired by nature and, more specifically, landscapes. “Each of my collections has been based on a particular environment such as the sea, […]

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Corvaja Strikes Gold at Masterpiece London 2014

‘The Golden Fleece Collection’ by Italian artist-goldsmith Giovanni Corvaja, was  exhibited by Adrian Sassoon (London) at the renowned Masterpiece London 2014. Corvaja, whose exquisite pieces have been acquired by some of the most notable museums and collectors in Europe, America and Australia, is known for his fascination with gold. “My collection is all about my passion for gold, a symbol […]

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