Leman Jewelry slowly breaks into the global market with poetic diamond creations Chant To Nature earrings, inspired from Travertine Creek’s emerald-colour water, featuring 10ct emeralds and mixed-cut diamonds The name Leman conjures up images of a tranquil region bordering France and Switzerland, with beautiful countryside scenes replete with wonderful gardens,…

Dior’s sensual take on vintage lace and high jewellery A look at the making of the Dentelle Tulle necklace Looking at the haute couture collections unveiled in mid to late 2018, ‘romantic’ would not be the first description that comes to mind. Cut, volume, and monochromatic palettes have ruled the…

A glimpse at the different passions of Barbara Sinatra: Frank, fine jewellery, and philanthropy Frank and Barbara Sinatra The love for a good romantic story is as timeless as the human fascination for jewels. In fact, the two often intertwine. Think of the legendary love affair between Edward VIII and…

18kt Rose gold bracelet with diamonds from the new Bvlgari Fiorever collection   Bvlgari’s new collection pays tribute to its enduring love affair with flowers Flowers are among the most ubiquitous and loved motifs in jewellery. So for a city celebrated for its la dolce vita — namely Rome —…

Nicole Kidman on her favourite jewellery and dressing up for the red carpet   Nicole Kidman wearing Harry Winston high jewellery and the new Omega Constellation Manhattan watch   In the past 20 years that I’ve known Nicole Kidman, I’ve never really seen her dressed down. Her outfit is always…

Dare to stand out in these romantic date night staples Spring-Summer 2019, VERSACE     Feather-trimmed flocked tulle top, 16ARLINGTON, available at net-a-porter.com   Gaia Bloom diamond high jewellery necklace, SARTORO   Diamond ring, ZYDO   Avenue Classic Sweet Valentine watch, HARRY WINSTON Black bag from Spring-Summer 2019 collection, CHLOÉ…

Through the years, jewellers have celebrated Valentine’s Day in the most iconic of ways There were at least three St Valentines who were martyred for love, and in whose remembrance Valentine’s Day is observed. The most famous was a Roman priest, Valentine, who was said to be tortured and imprisoned…

Say ‘I love you’ with watches Who says a watch cannot be a romantic Valentine’s Day gift? Flowers, chocolates, and diamonds can sometimes be overrated. So why not up your game and indulge her with a luxury watch? If you really want to make an impression, however, tailor your gift…

LOVE CLICHÉS As far as romantic gifts go, nothing beats the good old heart-shaped jewellery By tweaking the romantic connotation with rare or playful elements, designers are wielding an irresistible pull this season to bring fun, colour, and creativity to the classic heart motif. The newer collections have a vibrant…