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.
On her Caillou site, Anne-Lise Delsol sells her selection of antique pieces and solo earrings mode from elements adorning hatpins.
Thierry Vendome, the son of Jean Vendome, is also a jeweler.
Belgian designer Céline Daoust just opened her first store in Paris, rue de Grenelle.
Lise Guitton, the Inouïtoosh’s designer who works with both scarves and jewelry, has dreamed up a large silk square printed with precious stones.