Category: Jewelry Design
The Jewelry Designers of the Decade
The most mportant jewelry designers of the decade and why they are so influential.
Top Ten: 2018 AGTA Spectrum Awards
These are my absolute favorite jewelry designs from the annual colored gemstone jewelry design competition.
Gem Dancer: A Conversation with Wallace Chan
I talk with the modern jewelry master about inspiration, gems, sound, and vision.
A Preview of the Jewels of TEFAF Maastricht
Antique and contemporary jewelry is one of the highlights of the 2018 TEFAF fair in the Netherlands.
Interview: Chi Huynh of Galatea
Chi’s latest innovation is amazing: jewelry that moves by itself in response to heat. I talk with him about his life and rule-breaking career in jewelry.
Top Ten: TEFAF New York
Here are my ten favorite jewels from the Fall edition of TEFAF New York.
Top Ten: 2017 AGTA Spectrum Awards
Here are my picks for the best designs in the annual colored gemstone design competition.
Behind the Design: Nikos Koulis
Pearls, spheres, and round gems inspired a softer geometry in the new Lingerie Collection.
Behind the Design: Fernando Jorge
The new Brilliant Collection by Fernando Jorge is inspired by radiance.
Interview: Erika Winters
I talk to the engaging designer Erika Winters about her inspirations and new collection.
Top Ten: Metal & Smith
My favorite ten jewelry designs from the indie NYC designer jewelry trade show.
Top Five: TEFAF
Here are my picks for the best jewels at the Spring 2017 TEFAF fair in New York.
12 Favorite Spectrum Award Jewels
My picks for the best colored gemstone jewelry of the year in the annual design competition sponsored by the American Gem Trade Association.
Trending: Fresh Baguettes
Baguette-cut diamonds and gems are the top jewelry trend of the year.
Lydia Courteille’s Scarlet Empress
Catherine the Great is the inspiration for a dramatic new red on red collection by Lydia Courteille.
The Art of Buccellati
Buccellati exhibits five jewels and the masterpieces of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism that inspired them.
Pearls that Speak What’s in Your Heart. Literally.
A new jewelry collection by Galatea includes a hidden chip that plays back messages and video.
Spectrum Award Earrings to Covet
Gems for the ears from the AGTA 2015 Spectrum Awards competition.
Winners of the 2015 Spectrum Awards
Do you agree with the judges for the annual AGTA gemstone jewelry competition?
Twenty Mind-Blowing Jewels by JAR
Jewels by JAR at the Met had 400 amazing gem sculptures. Here are my favorites.