The first Co-Vid jewels: sublimate emotions by offering itself to the world as a symbol of rebirth

“During the lockdown I looked for an image that could stop the time, a small object capable of sublimating the emotions of those days and offering itself to the world as a symbol of rebirth.” This is what the artist Barbara Abaterusso tells and she transfers her cultural heritage to the design of works that […]

The value of one of the rarest stones: Katerina Leroy presents Thomas Jirgens new “Paraiba Larimar” Collection

“Who does not long for warmth, sun and sea? And dream of white sand, crystal clear surf and turquoise lagoons like in the Caribbean Sea? Only one single gemstone captures this special atmosphere: the Paraiba Tourmaline. At the end of the 1980s, tourmaline crystals were found in San José de Batalha, in the Brazilian federal […]

THE LAUNCH OF PREMIERE DIGITAL EDITION

On June 11th, the 2020 edition of Premiére, the OROAREZZO contest, IEG’s international goldsmith event, was presented to the digital community of the Jewelry world. The official Instagram profile of the event hosted the art director of OROAREZZO as well as the honorary president of Camera Buyers of Fashion Beppe Angiolini and Marco Carniello, Group […]

SUSKIA SHUTT: WHEN GOLD GOES GREEN

It is important that goldsmiths and jewelers are aware of the origins of the materials used to make their creations. It is not a news, on the contrary, that our planet is often still under attack from invasive human activities and from the excessive exploitation of natural resources; problems that will take generations to resolve […]

VANESSA PEDERZANI: high jewelry for the woman who has the courage to fight

Adopting a highly creative approach to design, Vanessa Pederzani, third of a generation of Pederzani experts in the jewellery sector, contrasts and combines seduction themes with darkly romantic motifs, from scorpions to warriors in battle. She is fascinated by women who dare to do what is necessary to triumph while looking at the challenges along […]

Alessandra Vitali, the magics of transforming industrial materials into jewelry

Alessandra Vitali’s story is one of courage and desire to put herself to the test, allowing herself to transform a hobby into a real business. Alessandra worked as a graphic designer, dabbling in her free time in the creation and building of jewels for herself, drawing inspiration from the American style. Then, as it usually […]

VALENTINA FERRAGNI RETURNS TO THE RUE DES MILLE HOME AND SIGNS THE «WINTER CAPSULE»

After the success achieved with the “Summer Capsule”, the first jewellery collection created last summer for the Rue des Mille brand, Valentina Ferragni relaunches putting herself back in the game and signs the second collection, the “Winter Capsule“. The collection designed by Ferragni takes inspiration from the fashion of the 80s that has already marked […]

Sogand Nobahar, when supertechnology meets with tradition

Cosmopolitan and future oriented: these are the traits of the style used by Sogand Nobahar for her creations. Her path started in Iran when she began to study industrial design. Her thirst for knowledge was such that she could not be enclosed within national boundaries. Sogand decided, therefore, to move to Italy, where she continued […]