Mikimoto choker designed by Carolina Herrera

Choker designed by Carolina Herrera in the 90’s for Mikimoto 💘💘💘 in yellow gold with eighteen baroque cultured pearls over an emerald and multicolored pavé 👏👏👏 __________ Choker diseñado por Carolina Herrera en los 90’s para Mikimoto 💥💥💥 en oro amarillo con dieciocho perlas barrocas cultivadas sobre pavé de esmeraldas y diamantes multicolores 👍👍👍 __________…

Bodice ornament form the 17th century

I like jewels with a B side, like old records. Luxurious in the main face (here with emeralds and yellow gold), and more discreet behind (baroque motifs in white and pink enamel) 😋 This is a bodice ornament made in Spain in the 17th century with a baroque pearl. It will be in the next…

Nautilus ring by Belpearl

The Nautilus ring by Belpearl is hypnotic for me. The colours and the irregular shape of this South Sea Baroque pearl are…amazing! Ten oval-cut yellow sapphires with a pavé of white and brown diamonds surround this “honey-gold” pearl so special. __________ La sortija Nautilus de Belpearl es hipnótica para mí. Los colores y la forma irregular de esta perla…

Renovated pearl bracelets

(versión es español, en rojo) Here you are my post about renovated bracelets with pearls, after my articles about rings and earrings. Everyday I am more convinced that is possible and necessary to relaunch classical materials with new inspirations. If we don’t explore new ways, jewellery will not grow as art. And now, enjoy my selection!…

Girl with a RENOVATED pearl earring!

(texto en español, en rojo) This master piece, Girl with a pearl earring, was painted by Johannes Vermeer more than three centuries ago, circa 1665. You can find it in the Mauritshuis Museum, in The Hague. I have chosen this picture to make an animated gif and to liberate this misterious girl of the classical pearl earring. What did you think?…

Pearls, pearls, pearls…!

(texto en español, de color azul) The birthstone of June is PEARL. I must confess I love them, but I didn’t like very much jewels with pearls. Why? In my opinion there has been an abuse of the classical and typical pearl jewelry, especially in necklaces. This fact, together with the strong influence of some icons of 20th centrury,…