16 January 2017
The brand name comes from the diameter of the gold wire Philippe Airaud uses to make his jewelry. “0.88 is the minimum diameter with maximum resistance,” he explains. The designer started with a simple ring for the person he loves before going on to reveal its infinite possibilities. He twists it, sculpts it, rounds it into a drop shape, or transforms it into a pin inspired by the kilt pin. Minimal, unisex, poetic. Less is more.
Virgile Abloh, the Louis Vuitton’s artistic director brings us a new twist on the Cuban chain. The large links adopt the look of hip hop culture.
Animals are our mirrors, the reflection of our souls. Since Aesop and Jean de La Fontaine, cats, dogs, foxes, monkeys, storks and storks have denounced...
The elephant, which in its wild state may well have disappeared from the planet in twenty years’ time, is a great favorite with jewelers.
To support Sauvade, the French designer Pascale Monvoisin has created a pretty ring with a gold plaque on which a message can be engraved.
Developed and patented by Lebanese jeweler Tabbah for one of his customers, this ring is a reinterpretation of the traditional cigarette-holder.
Precious stones are not only used in jewelry. The Compagnie Française de l’Orient et de la Chine proposes four hardstone bowls hand-carved in India.