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Alwand Vahan Bracelets

12 Aug

Designer Fine Jewelry

Alwand Vahan was born in France in June 1940. Graduated from the Paris jewelry and design school called "La Chambre Syndicale de la Bijouterie, Joaillerie et Orfevrerie," Sasha designed a short time for Hermes before beginning his career in the United States. He opened his own firm, Alwand Vahan Jewelry Ltd. in New York City at 604 Fifth Avenue in 1968 after having worked for David Webb and other prestigious firms. By then Sasha had served in the US Armed Forces during the Cuban Missile Crisis and been member of the Art Students League.

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14k Gold & Sterling Silver Diamond Bangle Bracelet
14k yellow gold & sterling silver .39ctw diamonds 8mm textured stackable flex bangle bracelet.

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14k Gold & Silver Sterling Diamond Flex Bracelet
14k yellow gold & sterling silver .17 diamonds 8mm stackable flex textured bangle bracelet. 14k yellow gold & sterling silver .17 diamonds 8mm stackable flex textured bangle bracelet.
Also available in:
-4mm (.11ctw diamonds) – $1150
-6mm (.11ctw diamonds) – $1210

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14k & Sterling Silver Diamond Scroll Flex Bangle Bracelet
14k yellow gold & sterling silver .23tw diamonds 8mm scroll design stackable flex bangle bracelet.

Early on, Alwand Vahan showed his creations at Bergdorf Goodman. He was one of the first jewelry designers represented there exclusively. Alwand went on to design and manufacture for Cartier, Bloomingdale's, Neiman Marcus, Mayor's and others. In 1983, he moved his factories to larger facilities, and expanded his line in 1995 from earrings to full signature collections, including the successful Moire, Montage, and the romantic Blanc de Blanc as seen in Town and Country, Luster, InStyle and other publications.

Desires by Mikolay Jewelry

10 Aug

Designer Fine Jewelry

In 2004, Scott Mikolay founded Desires by Mikolay in Chappaqua, New York. Success came quickly as word spread of his innovative custom designs. While hosting a broad range of designer lines in his flagship store, he decided to explore expanding his own designs as the demand grew. Today, Scott Mikolay has launched his exclusive line of jewelry. Sensitive to a modern woman's lifestyle, Scott has created streamlined statement jewelry.

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Crown Ring with Diamonds in 18K Rose Gold
The crown ring features round brilliant diamonds (.70ctw) that are G color, SI clarity. The band is approximately 1/2" in width and has a satin finish in 18k rose gold.

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18K Yellow Gold Crown Diamond Pendant
The pendant features round brilliant diamonds (.47ctw) set into an 18k yellow gold mounting. The finish is satin and the design is hand crafted.

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18K White Gold Green Amethyst Cocktail Ring
This ring features a cushion shape Green Amethyst center (9.29ctw) with diamonds (.45ctw). The handmade mounting is in 18k white gold with a satin finish. Instead of the diamonds being set traditionally around the center stone, they are set on the sides and down the shank.

Mikolay draws his inspiration from the time of the Tudors, where statement pieces were part of everyday court life. Jewelry adornment was used as a way to designate your position in society. The Romanticism of the time translates easily into Mikolay's Crown, Aragon, and Boleyn collections. Each piece is striking, powerful, and distinctive. It is this new interpretation of vintage jewelry that makes Mikolay the visionary he is. Scott Mikolay's jewelry will enrapture even the most discerning woman.

ARA Collection Jewelry

7 Aug

Turkish Fine Jewelry

The ARA story begins with two brothers and a small jewelers bench in Bodrum, Turkey. Neither could have imaged that their unique designs would captivate so many. Nearly two decades later ARA Collection is known worldwide for its handcrafted 24 karat gold jewelry. This unique 24k gold jewelry is handmade in a small workshop in Turkey with ancient themes to modern set in hammered gold.

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24K Gold Rough Cognac Diamond Ring
This rough cut Cognac Diamond ring stands out from all the rest! Featuring an emerald cut rough Cognac Diamond center with a 24k yellow gold band. The gold is hammered for a bohemian chic sense of style.

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24k Gold Rose Cut Citrine Bracelet
Pure solid 24k yellow gold, warms the complexion of all who wear it. Rose cut Citrine that are beautifully unique with a distinctive vintage feel and extraordinary appearance. Handcrafted flexible bracelet.

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24k Gold Multicolor Sapphire Coil Ring
24k yellow gold is exquisite in its beauty and has long been used as a way to symbolize a timeless love and devotion. 3.20ctw Oval Sapphire in Pink, Blue, & Green. Wide band coil ring.

ARA Collection takes pride in their quality and craftsmanship. Inspiration for the collection comes from the rich history of ancient Anatolia civilizations and the beauty of Mediterranean and Asian sea. In 2002, the ARA Collection expanded to the US, opening their first retail store in Santa Barbara, California. Over the next few years ARA continued to grow. The collection now graces over 150 jewelry stores nationwide, as well as Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico.

Marya Dabrowski Jewelry

4 Aug

Designer Fine Jewelry

Award-winning Jewelry Designer Marya Dabrowski comes from a long line of artists, sculptors, and woodcarvers. She is a self-taught jeweler who began silversmithing at age twelve. Later, she went on to study at the Academy of Jewelry Arts in New York, concentrating in gold granulation, hand-cutting gemstones, and cloisonné enameling. Intrigued by the techniques mastered in centuries past, she skillfully blends her own techniques with those handed down from the past, to create bright, signature jewelry in her own unique style.

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18K Gold Rose Quartz & Pink Sapphire Cocktail Ring
From Couture designer Marya Dabrowski comes their best selling cocktail ring that is anything but traditional! This ring features a 14mm Cabochon Rose Quartz surrounded by vibrant pink Sapphires set into 18K yellow gold. Available in an eclectic palette of colors.

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18K Gold Blue Topaz Earrings
The center is an 8mm cabochon Blue Topaz with pave set 2mm faceted Blue Topaz accents. The earrings are a post setting in 18K yellow gold.

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18K Gold Tahitian Pearl & Tourmaline Bracelet
Mixing high quality Tahitian Pearls with multi-color Tourmaline charms, this bracelet is both fashionable and fun! Comprised of 18K yellow gold handcrafted hammered links with a toggle clasp.

Marya's collections are known for her inspired use of color. "I like to pair complimentary colors with opposite colors, Marya says. "While it is not the obvious choice, it gives people something that they have never quite seen before. I work in the full spectrum of gemstones with all the spectacular colors that nature provides."

Bettina Duncan Rings

3 Aug

Designer Fine Jewelry

After years as a high profile, nationally recognized designer, Bettina Duncan was invited to open her own boutique inside the Fred Segal store in Santa Monica. California. Starting in 1998 with a trend and a fine jewelry counter, Bettina has expanded to carry a full range of high end designer fashion accessories, featuring not only her own handcrafted jewelry, but the best of designers such as Hermes, Bottega Veneta, Mulberry, Celine, Dolce & Gabbana, and numerous young and upcoming design stars.

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18k White Gold & Diamond Paisley Design Ring
White gold Diamond Ring with Paisley design throughout band. Diamond weight .44ctw.

white gold ring
Diamond & 18k White Gold Ring With Intricate Detail
18K White Gold Diamond ring, with intricate shape and detail throughout band. Diamond weight .45ctw.

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14K White Gold Diamond & Rectangle Stone Ring
White Gold Horizontal Rectangle Stone Ring. Diamonds .22ctw. Stones 8.35ctw. Available in Sky Blue Topaz, Mint Quartz, Lemon Quartz, Pink Amethyst, Citrine, or Purple Amethyst. Shown in Mint Quartz.

Starting with her own designer jewelry line, Brazilian-born Bettina Duncan, first burst onto the fashion scene with a line of handcrafted gold charms that were immediately picked up by Barneys New York and Neiman Marcus stores nationally. Her products have been featured in magazines around the world, like Italian, Brazilian, and American Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Town & Country, as well as appearances on E!, CNN, and NBC.

Forzieri Diamond Rings

31 Jul

Italian Fine Jewelry

The products of the Florentine industries are universally known for their quality and good taste. Forzieri luxury goods decidedly carry forward the mark of fine and illustrious tradition. Drawing on the timeless skills of the best artisans in the Florence region, Forzieri accessories are licensed exclusively to for sale on the Internet. The name Forzieri is Italian for treasure chests, and the treasures at include an extensive selection of jewelry, ties, scarves, stoles, ascots, bandanas, handbags, briefcases, leather goods, cuff links and more from the finest designers of Italy.

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Diamond and Fuchsia Sapphire Coil 18K White Gold Ring
Forzieri's enchanting rose-like spiral design in 18K white gold showcases dazzling prong-set diamonds and precious pink sapphires.

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Diamond Coil 18K White Gold Ring
A romantic design by Forzieri, this 18K white gold ring showcases a rose-like spiral design with dazzling channel-set diamonds that glow to perfection.

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Floral Swirl 18K White Gold Ring
An enchanting design by Forzieri, this 18K white gold ring showcases a rose-like, spiral design with dazzling, prong-set diamonds (0.12ctw)

Forzieri's style experts strive to provide an exclusive mix of globally renowned brands and one-of-a-kind designs that represent their unlimited passion and ongoing research. Founded in 1992 as a family-owned boutique in Florence, Italy, today Forzieri has developed into a world-class online shopping landmark, transmitting its culture and atmosphere to more than 150 countries with flagships in Italy, the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Russia, China, Japan, and Australia.

Shaesby Jewelry

29 Jul

Gold and Gemstone Jewelry

Shaesby Scott's background is rooted in art and sculpture. He began his career as a furniture designer, working primarily with welded steel. While living in Rio de Janeiro, he discovered his passion for jewelry. Shaesby embraced the Brazilian custom of adorning the body with art. With his background in metal crafting, jewelry design was a natural progression, permitting him to make his sculpture wearable. Each of his jewelry collections moves easily from day into night from one season to the next.

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Shaesby Mariposa Cocktail Ring
Available in: mixed metal composed of 18K yellow gold and sterling silver. Shown in lemon citrine.

18K gold earrings
Shaesby Marea Shell Chandelier Earrings
1 3/8" long. Also available in 18K white gold.

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Shaesby Marea Oval Earrings
1 7/8" long. Available in: 18K yellow gold or 18K white gold. Shown in lemon citrine.

Today, Shaesby is recognized for his sophisticated collections that fuse art with fashion. Innovative designs lend his pieces a unique look that can be worn for any occasion from formal to casual. Each piece of jewelry is handcrafted with the intention of complimenting a woman's beauty. Shaesby jewelry frequently graces the pages of today's most fashionable magazines and counts Hollywood's hottest stars as fans. The jewelry can be found at Neiman Marcus and fine boutiques internationally.

Sara Blaine Fusion Jewelry

24 Jul

Fine Designer Jewelry

Sara Blaine thought it would be fun to start designing her own jewelry to match her unique sense of style. In 1999, Sara and her husband Mendel decided to launch Sara Blaine Jewelry as a luxury designer jewelry line. Their knowledge of quality stones has made them well known for producing beautifully handcrafted pieces. Sara uses faceted semiprecious gemstones set in 18k gold or sterling silver bezels.

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Black and White Mother of Pearl Bracelet
Substantial sterling silver bracelet features the beautifully-designed, signature Keong disks – two in black mother of pearl and two in white mother of pearl. Toggle clasp.

topaz ring
Sterling Silver and 18K Yellow Gold Blue Topaz Ring
One of Sara Blaine's signature designs, this large, regal blue topaz ring is set in polished sterling silver with a solid 18K yellow gold bezel framing the stone. An exquisite band of lace-like detail surrounds the face of the ring. Also available, as shown, in amethyst or smoky quartz.

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Sterling Silver Geometric Dangle Earrings
Stunning and unique geometric dangle earrings have a rich mixture of hammered and smooth sterling silver and drop 2 1/2" from the top of the wire. Leverback closure gives that extra security.

All Sara Blaine jewelry is handmade in Bali by skilled artisans. Their signature Gold and Silver Lace Collection has been what sets Sara Blaine Jewelry apart from other luxury jewelry designers. This beautiful technique makes jewelry-wearing an art form. Brightly colored faceted beads and pearls have become a staple in the Sara Blaine line. Many of Sara's designs are inspired from natural floral patterns.

Jude Frances Jewelry 2009

20 Jul

Diamond and Gemstone Jewelry

Jude Frances is a fast growing designer jewelry brand. Jude Frances Jewelry is headquartered in Southern California. Its famous clients include Oprah Winfrey, Kristen Chenoweth and Paris Hilton. The 18k gold jewelry line is designed with diamonds and semiprecious gemstones. It features a unique interchangeable hoop and charm concept along with beautiful necklaces, bracelets, and engagement rings. In just five years, Jude Frances Jewelry has grown from being sold in just 3 stores to 29 stores.

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Cinnamon Topaz Ring
Faceted cinnamon topaz stone. Pavé diamond accents; 0.29 total carat weight. 18-karat white and yellow gold setting. 1"W.

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18K Gold & Diamond Fleur Circle Pendant
16" chain. Pendant is 1" and 1/4" at widest point. 1" and 1/2" drop from chain.

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18K White Gold, Diamond & Rubilite Earring Charms
18K white gold charms with dazzling Rubilite stones and diamond detailing. Charms measure approximately 1". .03 TCW. Hoops sold separately. Also available in yellow gold.

Frances is inspired by architecture – the Venetian Collection that launched in June 2007 was inspired by a trip to Italy. She was born in the English countryside and favors the more romantic styles. Texas native Jude inspires the edgier side of the line. Her favorite piece in the line is a white gold cuff bracelet with a diamond cross that Frances gave her as a birthday gift. Jude is inspired by fashion and style and has a knack for staying ahead of fashion trends.

Orlando Orlandini Jewelry

17 Jul

Italian Fine Jewelry

The Atelier of Orlando Orlandini was born in 1983, when Orlando, his wife Carmela, and his sons Lidia and Paladino purchased an ancient convent on the hills of Chianti that dates back to 1300, which they gradually transformed into an Atelier, as well as into their private home. The Orlandini collections, many of which have an official patent, are the result of an intense study both in their technical and esthetical aspects carried out by Orlando and Paladino by using ancient techniques.

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Diamond Open-work 18K Yellow Gold Band Ring
This breathtakingly beautiful right-hand ring by Orlandini evokes the delicate form of a honey comb in 18K yellow gold with one round diamond emphasized by a notched bezel setting.

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Central Diamond 18K Yellow Gold Pendant Necklace
This unique pendant necklace by Orlandini is a stunning centerpiece for all occasions. Thin strips of 18K yellow gold are handcrafted to make up this exquisite flower pendant featuring a brilliant center diamond.

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Diamond Studs 18K White Gold Band Ring
Orlandini puts a unique twist on the diamond band with perfectly smooth, pebble-like nuggets of 18K white gold inlaid with exquisite round diamonds woven together in an interlocking yet pliable band.

Because their techniques are so special and unique, the staff is trained in the Atelier by the jewelry designers, Orlando and Paladino. Each piece of jewelry is a unique item or is produced in limited quantities, and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the maker. These extraordinary creations conquer the most sophisticated clientele all over the world and have received acknowledgement in various prestigious international shows. The company has already earned eight Awards, making Orlando and Paladino major goldsmith artists.