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Seven Seas By Van Cleef & Arpels, A Beautiful Collection Of Sea Inspired Jewelry

Planet Earth has five great oceans and 113 seas. They represent 72% of the surface of the globe, and together they’ve been an endless source of inspiration for humankind. We are surrounded by the sea that we draw our inspiration from ! With the idea that the most beautiful jewelry designs are inspired by...
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The Chamber Of Wonders By Girard-Perregaux, A Magnificent Trio Of Artistic Timepieces

Girard-Perregaux, an acclaimed Swiss luxury watchmaker has released three stunning limited edition timepieces, part of The Chamber of Wonders Collection. The Chamber of Wonders is a trio of Girard-Perregaux 1966 wristwatches with dials decorated with miniatures of maps creating using artisanal techniques like marquetry and miniature painting. The three dials are distinguished by three...
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Beautiful And Unique Engagement And Wedding Rings By Andrzej Bielak

Your wedding ring is something that you’ll want to wear for the rest of your life, so it’s got to be perfect! While classic is all well and good, brides-to-be who don’t fit the solitaire-diamond-in-platinum mold will be happy to know that today’s array of totally unique engagement rings has never been so bountiful...
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Elaine And Alice From Forage & Find Prove Us That The Art And Beauty Of Handmade Jewelry Is Alive

Here, at kickassthings.com, we love handmade objects – whether they are a painting hanging a living room wall or a mug for the daily cup of coffee – they have just a little more heart and soul than mass-produced items. They are often limited edition or even one-of-a-kind, making them even more special and...
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15 Of The Most Creative Steampunk Jewelry Ever

As you have seen in some of our previous articles, the world of steampunk is currently enjoying a renaissance, the term evolving beyond its literary meaning to refer to a style of art and design. There are dozens of artists who modify or create objects to achieve a steampunk aesthetic. From pubs decorated in...
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HYT H1 Dracula DLC Watch Reveals The Red On The Top Of Your Skin

The competition on the watch manufacturers market is fierce, the innovation and the design representing key factors in the success of a company. And when it comes to innovation, a new brand turned the watch industry upside down: The Hydromechanical Horologists, aka HYT. The HYT watches broke new ground in terms of mechanical and...
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Out Of This World: The Richard Mille RM 56-02 Tourbillon Sapphire, A $2 Million Watch Already Sold Out

It’s unlikely to find among the readers of our site the billionaires who can afford the watch that we chose to present in the following lines, but one can dream, right? And the common watch lovers can look at the timepiece presented below just as a work of art, as the probability of owning...
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Blue Drift By Colette Jewelry, A Beautiful Collection Of Delicate Bejewelled Birds

Beautiful, unique, exquisite…these are just a few of the words that describe the jewelry created by Colette Steckel, a French-Mexican jewelry designer that developed a line of stone accessories that a local store owner began exporting and wholesaling for her, with some of the pieces eventually ending up on runway models in Paris. Steckel...
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A Dial In The Colors Of The World: The Louis Vuitton Escale Worldtime, A Hand-Painted Travel Watch

Historically, Louis Vuitton stood out by offering customers the opportunity to customize their products by bands of colors , initials, emblems and other geometric symbols painted by hand. These colorful and vibrant customizations have served as inspiration for the creation of the dial of the Escale Worldtime watch, Louis Vuitton’s latest timepiece featuring a...
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Jewelry Craftsmanship At Its Finest: Anabela Chan’s ‘Fantasy Jewels’ Collection

Anabela Chan, a star of contemporary jewelry and artist, finds her inspiration from nature and from travels to exotic countries and to the orient. Originally trained as an architect, Anabela creates unique jewels using gems and treasures collected along her journeys from local markets and nature. Chan works are characterized by her obsession to...
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