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We appreciate the dramatic cascade of jewels of extravagant masterpieces, but we also know that minimalist jewellery can hold their own when presented in dramatic fashion. Now that dainty and subtle are in, jewellery designers turn to strong linear lines for boldness in elegant pieces. Precious gemstones and diamonds are…

One of the important aspects of jewellery making is its detailed setting. A game changer, the setting of a piece of jewellery determines whether it is of high-quality or made in an amateur manner. Here, SolitaireLuxe look into mosaic-inspired pieces.   The repetitive patterns and close gem-setting processes are already revealed…

Across cultures and eras, red has been associated with ardour, excitement, fertility and vitality. All of these symbolic values have made red one of the most appreciated hues. As an archetypical colour, red demands attention. In some cultures, it signifies power and royalty. In ancient Rome, red was worn only…

Providing a multitude of historical and aesthetic references, lace is one of the most romantic and delicate patterns around. During the reign of the Egyptian pharaohs, wearing lace was a privilege of the elite. During the Renaissance, French, Venetian, and Flemish lace rose to worldwide acclaim, and became the prerogative…

Great mysteries arouse suspense, curiosity, and even fear. But when uncovered, they evoke a sense of surprise and, ultimately, fascination. In jewellery, their enigmatic presence draws us. Hidden gems, code-like mechanisms, and illusive engravings are just some of the many details that make a jewellery piece interesting.   Image opener: …

Gold’s value from its first use in trade and commerce, to today’s jewellery and other applications, is undisputed. Its power never fails to transform even the simplest accessory into a prized possession. A renowned symbolism for wealth and status, gold makes these novelties extra special for the men you treasure.…

From catwalks in Paris to bathrooms in New York, there is little argument that traditional gender lines are getting fluid. It’s no longer a question of his or hers the runway, the Senate seat, diaper duties or nail polish can be both his and hers.   The buzz revolves around gender ‘fluidity’,…