A slight turn can change everything. A vintage style plays a tiny trick on your eyes and makes a huge, trendy impact. It’s called an East-to-West Engagement Ring, and it positions the center stone horizontally instead of vertically. This little change makes your fingers look longer and can actually make the stone look bigger.
9/18/2018 / In Jewelry
They are the gem of poems, the subject of international capers, and the prized possession of royalty. It’s hard to find a time when diamonds didn’t command our attention and imagination. The most sought-after gem and symbol of eternal love also has fascinating stories of supernatural powers throughout history.
9/12/2018 / In Timepieces
Depending on which side of the fence you stand on then, Jony Ive has either saved or destroyed the Swiss watchmaking industry. Ive sees it differently, stating, “Sometimes you’ll wear an Apple Watch for outright utility and other times you’ll wear something else for nostalgia and affection.”. For Ive, the nostalgia and affection are found in his Patek Philippe Nautilus reference 5711/A.
9/5/2018 / In Timepieces
James Bond, the mysterious agent from the British Secret Service, wears watches that go from functional timepieces to fanciful weapons. Meanwhile, his cunning enemies often sport some of the most luxurious watches, too.
5th Generation of Shreve & Co., GIA Graduate Gemologist, Luxury Watch Enthusiast
Currently Wearing: Panerai Luminor