lapis lazuli

0 0 Van Cleef & Arpels releases six new Perlée designs in Middle East ahead of global launch As the jewellery can be mixed and matched, they can suit a wearer's every mood. The Perlée collection débuted in 2008 and draws on the maison's history. Accented stones and motifs appeared in the 1920s, and it was also during this decade that Van Cleef & Arpels used the round bead setting in...  

0 0 Riders of the Knights A carefully crafted complementarity between round – and baguette – cut stones amplifies the play of light, while the intricate delicacy of a bracelet's settings conceal the promise of love. It took many months to assemble the 70 sapphires and 100 emeralds that combine to encircle the...  

0 0 DIOR Rose des Vents Plastron A plastron – a multi-strand necklace – in yellow and white gold, set with diamond, mother-of-pearl, lapis lazuli, malachite, turquoise, onyx, tiger's eye, cornelian and pink opal discs. What I love most is its versatility. A twist of grains encircles the medallions so that they can be worn...  

0 0 L'Oréal Paris x Balmain His love for detail can also be seen in the amazing packaging of the lipsticks: a decadent ode to precious materials, such as emerald-green malachite, blue lapis lazuli, and onyx. Three colour collections embody three femininities: SAFARI TRIBE (Green Case) 905 BALMAIN INSTINCT: Ysaunny...  

0 0 Piaget x Net à Porter Sandra's Closet The central band on the ring turns – spinning it can be quite addictive – the bezel between each cabochon on the pendant also turns, as does the diamond bands set against each cabochon on the bracelets. It is this feature of turning that evokes the particular memory for the wearer. There is...  

0 0 Armani/Privé Les Malachites Sandra's Closet The new launch is inspired by Mister Armani's Haute Couture F/W 2015 collection "Shocking" which was an exploration of bejeweled tones taking inspiration from the rich colors of semi-precious stones such as malachite, amethyst, lapis-lazuli and more. Here are the two new floral oriental...  

0 0 Christian Dior Rose des Vents Jewelry Collection The stones from far-flung horizons reprise some of Monsieur Dior's favorite colors. Lure some of his luck in to your life too by clasping on Rose des Vents neck-piece in yellow gold with diamonds and mother of pearl. Sporting a $9,700 tag, it surely doesn't cost a fortune! While the...  

0 0 Dreaming of Dior: Rose des Vents collection And what is more metaphorical than a medallion?" Victoria asks. "A symbol of travel, in it you find echoes of Christian Dior's star and the idea of the good-luck charm, but also the rose, his favourite flower. The whole history of the house is there, implicitly." The finer details of the...  

0 0 Jean-Paul Gaultier, Mercedes-Benz, Sarah Jessica Parker: This Week In Luxury Sarah Jessica Parker And Her SJP Brand Shoes And on Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18, Sarah Jessica Parker will visit Las Vegas to debut her new line of shoes, "The Strip Collection" at a two-day-only pop-up boutique at The Shops at Crystals, the nation's only shopping destination...  

0 0 This month's must see exhibitions in London A bright contrast to the gallery and the Magazine restaurant designed by Zaha Hadid, the fountain is an unruly mass of multi-coloured garden hoses. Find out more: Serpentine Sackler Gallery Kensington Gardens London W2 3XA Dashi Namdakov – Between Heaven & Earth 28 Oct 2014 – 30 Nov...  

0 0 Worn Through " Domestic Affairs: Contemplating 'GORGEOUS' Both were made of porcelain, one was clearly decorative while the other was the creation of art out of the mundane, but they were each museum objects and considered "gorgeous" by someone, and they both had a note of irony in them. 'Narkissos' by Jess The different concepts of beauty and...  

0 0 Julia Restoin Roitfeld channels a gothic princess for Mania Mania's S/S 2014: Obscura Introducing Lapis Lazuli for the first time in their collections, the gem recalls the Blue Iris door handle Suzy turns exposing a sinister coven midritual, unravelling the evil happenings of the past term. Founders Melanie Kamsler and Tamila Purvis show off their talent for designing bold...  

0 0 The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam Opens its Doors on May 1st A grand double staircase leads to the monumental arrival lobby which retains much of its period detailing, including beautiful frontage and sweeping staircase that leads to the Bel Etage, the splendid first floor level of the hotel. Each of the 93 guest rooms and suites are graced with...  

0 0 A Box Of The Most Expensive Tissues Is Available For $100 In Japan The ceremonial product has been aptly named Juunihitoe, which stands for a twelve layered ceremonial kimono worn by a court lady in Japan. Daily Mail also reports that the twelve shades have been named after the flowers and other naturally occurring colors. Pick your favorite or lucky color...  

0 0 Essie Encrusted Treasure Holiday 2013 Collection - with swatches! Peak of Chic - alpine white holographic rainbow fringe - this is with 3 coats, another few coats and I could have gotten full coverage with a look like the Sally Hansen Fuzzy Coats that were out this past summer. On A Silver Platter - pearlescent gold with holographic violet...  

0 0 Essie Encrusted Treasures | Essie Holiday Nail Polish | Essie Holiday 2013 The Essie Encrusted Treasures Collection ($8.50 each) includes shades Belugaria (holographic jet black lace), Peak of Chic (alpine white holographic rainbow fringe), On A Silver Platter (pearlescent gold with holographic violet glitter), Lots of Lux (shimmering lapis lazuli with a superfine...  

0 0 Encrusted Treasures 2013 Collection Essie – On A Silver Platter Essie – On A Silver Platter Essie – On A Silver Platter Essie – On A Silver Platter (matte) Essie – On A Silver Platter (matte) Ignite the Night – "sparkling hematite with a superfine matte finish" – A clear base that is totally filled with silver,...  

0 0 Raw Crystal Rings (Pyramid Rings) Here's 4 you'll love! So smile and take on life. I plan to. White Stone Pyramid Ring Don't punch anyone while you wear this sucker! I personally love it with the gold toned metal, as opposed to with a silver. This looks more rich and expensive, you know? Natural Raw Crystal Cocktail Ring Many color...  

0 0 Zaeem Jamal presents stunning Ancient Egyptian collection at Rivaage Inspired by hieroglyphics and depictions of Deity and Royalty from mystical monuments along the Nile Delta, the collection encompasses luxurious designs for today's discerning woman, offering key pieces from sheer chiffon dresses and silk gowns through to stylish separates. Each piece has...  

0 0 Erickson Beamon Swarovski Crystal Bib Necklace: Yay or Nay? Mix of trends and textures: The bib necklace combines an Ethno-Twenties vibe to perfection; the raffia tassels and exquisite multicoloured Swarovski crystals, lapis lazuli and jade tug at our heart (and purse) strings. One piece show: This necklace is so show-stopping all on its own, it...  

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