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26 May 2024

René Boivin and the mystery of the Torque bracelet

Thomas Torroni-Levene set out to recreate the Torque bracelet under conditions absolutely identical to those of the past.

Thomas Torroni-Levene set out to recreate the Torque bracelet under conditions absolutely identical to those of the past.

22 April 2024

In Japan, in the workshop of Shinji Nakaba

In 2023, the Loewe Foundation Craft prize brought Shinji Nakaba into the spotlight, but this self-taught jewelry designer had in fact been creating jewelry since 1974, when he was 24.

In 2023, the Loewe Foundation Craft prize brought Shinji Nakaba into the spotlight, but this self-taught jewelry designer had in fact been creating jewelry since...

28 February 2024

René Boivin's felines

From then until the company’s closure, the archives were populated by felines. It’s not just a coincidence.

From then until the company's closure, the archives were populated by felines. It's not just a coincidence.

13 January 2024

Emmanuel Tarpin, jeweler of light and shade

Emmanuel Tarpin has not sought to echo the magnificent orchids of Tiffany & CO. or those of René Lalique, created over a century ago. That said, his jewels, all of which have been sold, are certainly worthy of the comparison.

Emmanuel Tarpin has not sought to echo the magnificent orchids of Tiffany & CO. or those of René Lalique, created over a century ago. That said, his jewels, all of...

05 January 2024

Giorgio B. by Giorgio Bulgari, High Jewelry as heritage

Giorgio Bulgari signs his jewelry Giorgio B. because yes, he belongs to the Bulgari family, a house of Italian origin now owned by the LVMH group.

Giorgio Bulgari signs his jewelry Giorgio B. because yes, he belongs to the Bulgari family, a house of Italian origin now owned by the LVMH group.

18 December 2023

Anna Hu, the technical prowess of haute joaillerie made in France

The jewelry of designer Anna Hu is as beautiful as it is spectacular. It’s also highly technical…

The jewelry of designer Anna Hu is as beautiful as it is spectacular. It’s also highly technical...

19 November 2023

René Boivin and Suzanne Belperron, the inseparable pair

Thomas Torroni-Levene and Olivier Baroin, the two guardians of Maison Boivin and Suzanne Belperron now represent the convergence of two houses that, without each other, might never have entered the annals of jewelry history.

Thomas Torroni-Levene and Olivier Baroin, the two guardians of Maison Boivin and Suzanne Belperron now represent the convergence of two houses that, without each...

24 October 2023

Spring/Summer 2024 shows, the jewelry obsession

Couture jewelry is making a comeback. Let’s take a look at the most surprising specimens on the S/S 2024 catwalks.

Couture jewelry is making a comeback. Let's take a look at the most surprising specimens on the S/S 2024 catwalks.

25 September 2023

Simone Rocha, a rare pearl

Simone Rocha masterfully controls the brilliance of crystal and pearls. She knows how to use them in proportion according to their refractive index – the intensity of the light reflected from their surface.

Simone Rocha masterfully controls the brilliance of crystal and pearls. She knows how to use them in proportion according to their refractive index – the intensity...

22 September 2023

René Boivin in the 80s-90s

What is often forgotten is that in the 80s-90s René Boivin inspires jewelers because it laid the foundations of this style in the 20s-30s.

What is often forgotten is that in the 80s-90s René Boivin inspires jewelers because it laid the foundations of this style in the 20s-30s.

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