Mikimoto pearls, Fred new store at MBS and more

What is buzzing in the jewelry globe this March 2022:

Unlimited enjoy

Like the appreciate in between a few, each individual Mikimoto pearl is distinctive, which helps make its hottest Pearl Creations items the fantastic gifts to convey to her how remarkable she is. Inspired by ribbons, the fantastic jewellery evokes correct appreciate and an unbreakable bond concerning a pair. Combining pure strains with the sophistication of the lustrous pearls, the selection comprises a pair of dainty stud earrings as nicely as a bracelet, every single adorned with a one pearl and diamond-established ribbon motif in white or pink gold. Also offered in white gold is a lariat-motivated necklace showcasing a diamond-studded ribbon securing two chains with a pearl at each individual finish.

Nature’s treasure

Chopard co-president and inventive director Caroline Scheufele offered a selection of fantastic stones at the Paris Haute Couture 7 days. Glowing tributes to the bounties of the purely natural planet, the spectacular gems moved and ignited Scheufele’s creativeness, like this 10.88-carat fancy intensive pink diamond christened Rose of Caroline. Flaunting a radiant minimize, Chopard’s artisans accentuated the extremely unusual stone with a subtle nevertheless sophisticated style that brought out its intrinsic attractiveness. Set on a Fairmined-certified ethical white and rose gold ring, the dazzling stunner is flanked by two heart-formed rubies totalling 3.98 carats and a micro-placing of white and pink diamonds.

New point of view

(Image: Charles Negre for Dior)

Dior’s latest additions to its Bois de Rose good jewelry line offer a present-day iteration that reinterprets the rose stem in an summary form. Sculpted in white, yellow or rose gold in versions with or without diamonds, an undulating stem – punctuated with thorn-like information – encircles the wrist in a bangle. Each piece has been crafted with modern tactics necessitating many laborious stages of manufacturing, together with casting, sprucing, stamping and placing to replicate the natural beauty of the artisan’s gesture. The creation of the clasp phone calls for specific precision, as it ought to be discreetly tucked absent amid the thorns, exemplifying the savoir faire that the maison retains dear.

A treasured backyard garden

The Graff Wild Flower collection of earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings is a joyful tribute to the English backyard with its charming bouquets of bejewelled fl orals. Inviting women to use diamonds their way, the assertion parts are imbued with a feeling of modern-day femininity and convey a carefree irreverence that is bold nonetheless youthful. The line offers an array of scintillating openwork floral arrangements with pavé diamonds adorning the delicate blossoms. Boasting sculptural volumes and organic asymmetry reminiscent of freshly picked flowers, the pieces also function petals that are each realised uniquely and raise in direction of the wearer with extraordinary lightness. Whether or not worn singly, paired in classy asymmetry or layered to generate enchanting bouquets, every Wild Flower jewel is a mesmerising standout and is as special as its wearer.

New launch

French jeweller, Fred, returns to Singapore with a brand new flagship retailer at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands. Aspect of the LVMH team considering the fact that 1996, the brand’s jewellery is synonymous with the relaxed vibe of the French Riviera beloved by its founder Fred Samuel. Spanning 84 sq m with clean traces and Artwork Deco touches, the boutique is swathed in hues of pink gold, seafoam and sand to evoke Samuel’s favorite spot. There are committed regions for men’s and women’s items showcasing legendary collections these types of as Power 10, Pretty Girl, Likelihood Infinie and Pain de Sucre. Couples can also head to Par Amour, a bridal corner adorned with artist Vincent Darré’s frescoes motivated by Jean Cocteau’s famous Chapelle Saint-Pierre in Villefranche-sur-Mer.

(Principal and featured picture: Fred’s Power 10 campaign)

This story initial appeared in the March 2022 difficulty of Status Singapore