PARIS — Shifting with the instances, the gleaming world of excessive jewellery continues to bend itself to an age that wishes all of it: spectacular gems and out-of-this-world experiences — but in addition variety and transparency. The collections at high fashion week right here confirmed actors throughout the spectrum opening up new frontiers as they jostle for consideration — and relevance — with the arrival of Gucci on the high-jewelry scene, additional pressuring conventional manufacturers.
A recent infusion of modernity got here within the type of a three-dimensional rock crystal, onyx and cacholong marquetry at Boucheron, a pixil-ized colour theme at Dior and a broadening of the scope of supplies — with De Beers Jewellers working mother-of-pearl to mirror its diamonds, whereas Cartier added an infusion of rutilated quartz to its Magnitude assortment. The home is taking its assortment to New York within the fall, however couldn’t resist providing a preview in Paris.
A lot is going on on the digital entrance, too. Web-a-porter hosted a night occasion within the Marais with canapés and elderflower cocktails to have a good time its deeper push into the sector, displaying unique items it is going to promote on-line from homes like Piaget and Chopard, in addition to Ana Khouri and Bina Goenka.
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