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21 April 2020

Christina Soubli, the art of filigree

Christina Soubli’s jewelry is created on the basis of just two materials and two colors: the 22-carat gold of a yellow with orange shades and the white of freshwater pearls.

Christina Soubli's jewelry is created on the basis of just two materials and two colors: the 22-carat gold of a yellow with orange shades and the white of freshwater...

20 April 2020

Greek myths and figures

Designers and jewelers the world over are fascinated by the figures of Greek mythology and the great names who have marked the history of this country, as these jewels amply testify.

Designers and jewelers the world over are fascinated by the figures of Greek mythology and the great names who have marked the history of this country, as these...

19 April 2020

Stage jewelry of the Comédie-Française at The School of Jewelry Arts

In theatrical jargon, the piece of jewelry specially designed for a stage, part of the plot, is referred to as a “performing jewel”. Like the crown at a coronation: without it, nothing would make sense.

In theatrical jargon, the piece of jewelry specially designed for a stage, part of the plot, is referred to as a “performing jewel". Like the crown at a coronation:...

17 April 2020

Maria Kaprili: a legacy of motifs

If you are passing through Kolonaki, the smart district of Athens, be sure to visit Maria Kaprili’s store. It’s joyful and welcoming, like the designer herself.

If you are passing through Kolonaki, the smart district of Athens, be sure to visit Maria Kaprili's store. It's joyful and welcoming, like the designer herself.

17 April 2020

Elé Karela: labyrinthine figures

Elé Karela (whose first name is really Eleftheria) creates contemporary jewelry featuring geometric forms and labyrinthine motifs.

Elé Karela (whose first name is really Eleftheria) creates contemporary jewelry featuring geometric forms and labyrinthine motifs.

16 April 2020

Greece, 10 jewels from Antiquity to the present day

Engraved ring from the Mycenaean period, pair of Byzantine arm bracelets… When it comes to jewelry, Greece has delivered up treasures of great beauty.

Engraved ring from the Mycenaean period, pair of Byzantine arm bracelets... When it comes to jewelry, Greece has delivered up treasures of great beauty.

15 April 2020

Ioanna Souflia, a signature in marble

Ioanna Souflia has sculpted the prestigious Thassos marble. An eternal witness of Greek history, harking back to monumental works of art and the sumptuous vestiges of Antiquity.

Ioanna Souflia has sculpted the prestigious Thassos marble. An eternal witness of Greek history, harking back to monumental works of art and the sumptuous vestiges of...

01 April 2020

Minas, designer with soul

I met Minas at the end of his life but he still had a glint in his eye when he told me about his life in New York in the 70s, Mykonos, his friend Keith Richards…

I met Minas at the end of his life but he still had a glint in his eye when he told me about his life in New York in the 70s, Mykonos, his friend Keith Richards...

26 February 2020

"Men's Jewelry, Signs and Insignia"

We forgot it : the inventory of men’s jewelry, just like that of women, ranges from rings and necklaces to chains and earrings.

We forgot it : the inventory of men's jewelry, just like that of women, ranges from rings and necklaces to chains and earrings.

12 February 2020

Straw, without a hint of nostalgia

Nathalie Seiller Dejean revisits the straw work that was so fashionable in the 19th century. It all started with straw trimmings unearthed at the Geneva flea market…

Nathalie Seiller Dejean revisits the straw work that was so fashionable in the 19th century. It all started with straw trimmings unearthed at the Geneva flea market...

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