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.
In the “fantasy” category, brands offering vermeil, gold-plating and gold-plated brass are flying high. This is due to…
Opaque, smooth and shiny without sparkling: there’s nothing like lacquer to satisfy that crazy desire for color and optimism!
I was so surprised by the extreme lightness of this Tabayer bracelet – to the point of wondering if it was really gold at all.
As the central element of this collection, links even become a garment in their own right when Roustaing turns them into an ultra-sexy top.
Too big, too fragile, too disturbing, too bulky, too outrageous, too eccentric, too over-the-top… just too much. That’s what you’ll say when you...
In Renard Bijoux, you get a sense of authenticity, rurality, the emotions generated by the tiny details of everyday life, and of work done by hand.