12 June 2017
What to do with a chalcedony cuff studded with pearls and signed by Suzanne Belperron, which was broken? Elie Top has “repaired” it. Faithful to his cosmogonic style, it’s covered with a wide white gold mesh and punctuated with patinated silver and diamonds stars. “With its new twinkling armor, it offers itself up to the future with serenity”, explains the designer, who thus closely associates his name with that of this legendary creator from the 1930s. A new form of collaboration, presented by Caroline Van Hoek during “Design Miami” in Basel.
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.