Kaleidoscope effect

Jewellery kaleidoscope

Cora Sun-Drop Diamond

Sun-Drop Diamond

Cora Sun-Drop Diamond

Cora Sun-Drop Diamond is also called “Shard of the Sun”, “Tears of the Sun”. The unique diamond has a number of characteristics of the highest among all diamonds and a record – in its class. Rough diamond was mined in 2010 in kimberlite mines of South Africa. To facet stone the largest diamond processing company US – Cora International LLC, NY, had to spend about six months. The time was taken for choosing a suitable shape and filigree. The company asked Gemological Institute of America, GIA for an expert opinion on the received diamond.
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Nepalese-Tibetan Fine Jewelry

Amulet box adorned with Durga Mahisasuramardii. Nepal-Tibet. Coral, turquoise

Rare and exquisite amulet box adorned with the image of Durga Mahishasuramardini. Coral, turquoise. Nepalese-Tibetan Fine Jewelry

Nepalese-Tibetan Fine Jewelry
Traditionally, in the Himalayas, Tibet and Nepal, Fine Jewelry has always been rare, a luxury limited and worn by wealthy and powerful. The beautiful jewelry of Nepal, Tibet, and the Himalayas is extraordinarily evocative, with vibrant combinations of gold and silver embellished with turquoise, coral, amber, and pearls. In fact, Nepalese-Tibetan Fine Jewelry showed both the owner’s personal wealth, social and political status. Besides, the lavishly adorned deities in jewellery pieces often reflected the unique and sacred culture. These pieces showed the ideals of the faith, ancient values of Hinduism and Buddhism. Meanwhile, much of the information on this jewellery we have received from Western travelers, Tibetans, archaeological and literary evidence.
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Kaleidoscope installation by Suzan Drummen

Kaleidoscope installation by Suzan Drummen

Kaleidoscope installation by Suzan Drummen

Dutch artist Suzan Drummen has created a series of sparkling Kaleidoscope installations on the floor. Using mirrors, crystals, chrome-plated metal, optical glass, and precious stones, the artist has portrayed whole outdoor decoration. Each of the thousands of items stacked by hand and in the right, premeditated order. Thus, each installation forms a 3D carpet reflects the light in all directions. From a distance they appear clear and orderly, yet upon closer inspection, the eyes become disoriented by the many details and visual stimuli. Mandalas spend very positive, creative, harmonious energy into space. Given in a tense (tuned to military conflicts time) we live in, it is not surprising that for the harmonization of the planet various forms of art by creative people bring beauty and harmony into our world.
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Moonstone kaleidoscope

Moonstone kaleidoscope. Natalie Wool-Art Moon stone bracelet

Moonstone kaleidoscope. Natalie Wool-Art Moon stone bracelet

Moonstone (also ‘adularia’ or ‘Selenites’) is a gemstone. French jeweler Rene Lalique used this gem in his «Art Nouveau» pieces, which today can be seen only in museums and private collections. When buying jewelry with moonstone You may experience differences in prices. Price is determined by the intensity of the color, size and transparency of the stone. Excellent blue moonstones have an incredible three-dimensional color depth, distinguishable by the rotation of the stone. Such instances are highly prized by collectors because of their rarity and therefore expensive. Multicolored Indian moonstones are generally cheaper than classical blue moonstones, so that everyone can choose a stone corresponding taste and budget.
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Tatiana and Ben jewellery

Earrings 'Queen of bees'

Earrings ‘Queen of bees’. Tatiana and Ben jewellery

Talented international duo of jewellers, a husband and wife Tatiana and Ben, have a lot in common, despite the fact that they grew up in different countries. For many years Tatiana has been collecting Art Nouveau and Art Deco works. Ben is a jeweller, singer, drummer and cook. Together they discuss the design their unique jewelry pieces and give them life. Tatiana is happy in marriage – they sing and play various musical instruments together, love to travel and what’s more important – create their jewelry.
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French jewelry designer Jean Schlumberger

The brooch 'Bird on a Rock'. Tiffany Diamond. image - Wikipedia. French jewelry designer Jean Schlumberger

The brooch ‘Bird on a Rock’. Tiffany Diamond. image – Wikipedia. French jewelry designer Jean Schlumberger

French jewelry designer Jean Schlumberger
Bird on a Rock has been one of Jean Schlumberger’s most iconic pieces since its introduction in 1965. Born in Mulhouse, France, Jean Schlumberger was the son of Paul Albert Edward Schlumberger (1877 – 1952) and Elizabeth Schoen (1884 – 1942), both worked in the textile industry. Already in his youth, Jean showed talent for drawing, but his parents tried to discourage him from the artistic activity, forbidding him to undertake formal training. In 1930, his father sent his son to Berlin to be engaged in banking activities. However, Jean finds a complete lack of interest and talent for numbers, and soon moved to Paris, where he indulges his love of art.
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What can jewellery tell about its owner

What can jewellery tell about its owner. Avril Lavigne

Avril Lavigne

What can jewellery tell about its owner? Modern creative ladies like to express their essence and attitude to the world through the things that surround them. However, a special role in the self-expression of any woman plays jewelry. Being the sign of a certain status, jewelry can make a lasting impression on others. But even the most scrupulous ladies sometimes do not realize that their own jewellery can talk much about them.
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