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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…

The ribbon has been a recurring jewellery motif since the mid-17th century, ever since it was first seen on Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, Madame de Sévigné. She was one of the first women in the French court to decorate the front of her bodice with bow-shaped diamond jewels. It was such…