Category Archive: Jewels

The Sapphire Queen

Today is the 65th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II acceding to the throne. In her official sapphire jubilee portrait H.M. is wearing a sapphire necklace and earring set given to her by her… Continue reading

Van Cleef & Arpels, Singapore

Many thanks to Steven for taking the time to send in this gorgeous pic of the Van Cleef & Arpels shop window in Singapore. Magnifique! 🙂  

Van Cleef & Arpels, NYC

Very many thanks to my kind friend, Steven, for sending in these gorgeous photos of the Van Cleef & Arpels store in New York. These wonderful images brightened up my week no end, and… Continue reading

Royal Tour of New Zealand: Kate Emulates the Queen’s Dress Sense

We’ve been gripped by a media frenzy ever since the Duchess of Cambridge landed in New Zealand with Prince William and baby George, but the deeper meaning of this visit is symbolised in the… Continue reading

Window shopping in Dubai

…naturally involves a stop-off at Van Cleef & Arpels. A big thank you to Steve for sending me these fabulous pics xxx

Happy Coronation Day, Ma’am!

Today is the 60th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. I hope you have a wonderful day celebrating – whether you’re at a street party, hosting a BBQ on this fine day,… Continue reading

Van Cleef and Arpels at Dubai

Many thanks got to my lovely friend, Steven Carr, for sending in these gorgeous photos for our viewing pleasure! 🙂 xx

Tiffany Diamonds Bring the Great Gatsby to Life

Check out the new trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s new vision of F Scott Fitzgerald’s American classic, The Great Gatsby. Tiffany & Co designed a range of diamond jewellery exclusively for the film, and I… Continue reading

Coco Chanel in pearls

This has to be one of the most chic ways to wear a number of strings of pearls at once. Flawless and effortless, the simplicity of her black dress contrasts with the opulence… Continue reading