Perrie Edwards of Little Mix sparkles in TW diamonds at the 2019 Brit awards

Perrie looked beautiful in a blue Suzanne Neville dress and sparkled bright in her TW 4.25 carat fancy yellow oval diamond ring which she wore with her TW rose gold diamond line bracelet. Jesy Nelson, Perrie Edwards, Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Perrie Edwards Li ...

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Golden!

I am loving everything gold this season. It's dominant colour is yellow which on a deeper psychological level expresses joy happiness, optimism and celebration. ...

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GIFT FOR AN OLIGARCH...A $980,000 RICHARD MILLE WATCH, CARVED FROM PINK SAPPHIRE

Why buy a watch made out of platinum or gold (don't even mention steel or titanium) when you can have a watch made out of a solid precious gem. The Sapphire. She's called the Pink Lady Sapphire. The new RM 07-02 from Richard Mille is an automatic watch encased entirely in pink sapphire. The centre dial section is a piece o ...

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THE TIARA THAT SURVIVED THE LUSITANIA

This Tiara was commisioned for Lady Allan by her husband, a Canadaina banker & ship owner Sir Hugh Allan from Cartier in 1909. Lady Allan booked passage on the RMS Lusitania in 1915 and would likely have worn this fabulous jewel during the ill fated voyage. she was accompanied by her two of her three daughters Anna Marjory an ...

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OLD CUT DIAMONDS: VINTAGE PLEASURES

Back in simpler times, diamonds were cut without the help of motorized machinery (no easy feat), often resulting in an uneven, box-like, imperfect cuts that were, nonetheless, remarkable creations. Though similar facet-wise to their modern counterparts, old mine cut diamonds ooze charm that has proven irresistible to style consc ...

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CRACKED LOGS AND LIGHT BY DUNCAN MEERDING

I'm obsessed with nature so I seek out work & art that play into that obsession. This Tasmania based furniture designer Duncan Meerding is legally blind but that doesn't stop him from creating beautiful work. "Being legally blind, this vision of light emanating from the peripheries and the highly tactile nature of my work ...

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THE PASHA DIAMOND

In 1848 the Sultan of Egypt, Ibrahim Pasha, acquired a diamond porpularly believed to be of indian origin. Weighing 40 carats the stone dissapearred from view re-emerging a few decades later and acquired by Barbara Hutton, the Woolworth heiress. The loose octagonal shape was not to her taste, she had the diamond re-cut by Car ...

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FAMOUS DIAMONDS THROUGH HISTORY

Mysterious and alluring, diamonds have been a source of fascination and envy for centuries. From symbols of royal decadence to prizes for wealthy collectors to gifts exchanged by celebrity couples, let’s take a look at some of the more outstanding diamonds through the ages. [The Great Star of Africa] This gorgeous, pear-sh ...

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A WORLD OF SECRET GARDENS

Spring is a time for renewal and nothing demonstrates this more than a wonderfully manicured garden. But unless you are fortunate enough to work outdoors or frequently travel to green area hubs, most of us have to be content with the occasional visit to our local park. Or do we? Here is a small collection of enchanting gardens f ...

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A WORLD OF INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN

Being a woman is awesome! Everyday we kick ass and we try to look our best doing so. No matter what the world throws at us we face it head on, sometimes with a smile, other times with tears in our eyes, but we forge ahead. We climb through the smallest windows, break barriers and blow up those walls. We know that the steps we ta ...

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LOUVRE AFTER DARK

Someone once told me, “In order to see every piece of artwork at the Louvre, it would take approximately three months.” Her statement should give an idea of how immense this museum truly is. And with over 35,000 pieces on display at any given time, it has certainly earned its ranking as the “most visited museum” in the world. ...

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