By Mary Jo Almeiida Shore
de GRISOGONO, premier jeweler and watchmaker, was founded in 1993 by Fawaz Gruosi, a specialist in black diamonds. A favorite among Hollywood celebrities, the brand is known for its ability to predict and cultivate trends that keep it ahead of the curve with the production of fresh, innovative creations that re-write the codes of jewelry and watch design. Now celebrating 22 years of success, de GRISOGONO currently operates 16 boutiques worldwide. (pictured below: Mistero Chandellier Earrings, New Retro No4 Watch)
Jason of Beverly Hills
Jason of Beverly Hills is the jeweler-of-choice for entertainment and sports stars alike. From producing two world championship rings for the Los Angeles Lakers, championship pieces awarded during the WSOP and WSOP Europe in 2012, 2013 and 2014, and custom pieces for Dwayne Wade, Jennifer Lopez, LeBron James and Rihanna, Jason of Beverly Hills is the go-to source for those seeking one-of-a-kind, over-the-top diamond masterpieces. Boutique located in Miami’s Design District. (pictured below: Luger Ring, Honeybee Stud Earrings)
Established in 2002 by Venezuelan sisters Ana Sofia and Marta Tarbay, Tarbay jewelry is available in a range of price-points and materials to appeal to women of many lifestyles. Handcrafted in a workshop on Margarita Island, Venezuela, from intricately manipulated wire, pearls, precious and semi-precious stones, Tarbay can be found at select retailers and Tarbay shops in Holland, Italy, Curacao, Honduras and the United States. (pictured below: Capricorn Zodiac Bracelet, Clementina Ring)
Established in 1984, VHERNIER represents the finest in Italian jewelry. The creative jewelry and home collections are influenced in its form by trends in contemporary art. As with minimalist designs, underlying the handcrafted pieces is an inventive exploration of proportion and line; surface and structure. The soul of the brand is in VHERNIER’s superiorly trained Italian craftsmen with an in-depth knowledge of materials, stones, cuts and traditional manufacturing techniques.
Headquartered in Milan, VHERNIER is present with its own boutiques in luxury destinations around the world including Beverly Hills and Miami’s Design District. (pictured below: Aneli Cuscino Rings, Gemelli Triangle Cufflinks)