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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:28:24 GMTFrom left, Fernando Garcia, Laura Kim, Gabriela Hearst, Stuart Vevers, Sander Lak, Diane von Furstenberg, Paul Andrew, Steven Kolb and Todd Snyder at the 2017 CFDA annual awards nominee and honoree announcement party.The nominees and honorees for fashion’s biggest awards were announced on Thursday evening.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:52:01 GMTHrishikesh Hirway, left, and Joshua Malina are hosts of the podcast “The West Wing Weekly.” They read ads during their show for products like Naturebox and ZipRecruiter.Stars like Katie Couric and Lena Dunham often revel in putting a personal spin on the ho-hum ads they read as they host their digital shows.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:00:13 GMTA hard-charging executive has trouble balancing the power of work with the intimacy of marriage.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 04:00:16 GMTChelsea Clinton in Ann Arbor, Mich., last fall during a campaign event for Hillary Clinton.Is her confrontational tweeting about the Trump administration a sign of the new Chelsea Clinton or a public unveiling of the one who existed all along?
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:08:23 GMTJohn Bryant and Jessica Weeks share an embrace and their first kiss as husband and wife at the Stephen Sondheim Theater in Manhattan.After a Wednesday matinee, Jessica Weeks and John Bryant, more comfortable behind the scenes, took center stage to say, “I do.”
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:15:59 GMTAlso, a cash-bar conundrum, a delayed apology for flaking and an infantilizing boss.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:19:29 GMTBrides and grooms do whatever they can to steady their nerves.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:23:21 GMTGalas were held in New York for the Frick Collection, Tibet House US and the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:42:36 GMTRobes and tops on display at Sleepy Jones, a pajama boutique in Lower Manhattan.When home no longer feels like a safe place, the Critical Shopper resorts to sleepwear at Sleepy Jones.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:52 GMTFrom the Amrapali collection: A silver-and-gold turban pin from the 19th- or 20th-century, adorned with turquoise, amber and ruby.Two jewelers are establishing a museum in Jaipur, India’s gem capital, for precious objects, from jewelry to hair ornaments and toe rings.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:52 GMTOlivier Reza at the jewelry house’s 18th-century salon on the Place Vendôme in Paris.Olivier Reza has added his own contemporary design sense to the haute jewelry house his father founded.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:50 GMTThe Swiss resort of St. Moritz, subject of the new De Grisogono Facebook Messenger app.The jewelry house has created a Facebook Messenger application that gives advice on St. Moritz, Switzerland, one of its founder’s favorite destinations.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:42 GMTRings, bangles and clips by Jean Schlumberger, part of an exhibition of Rachel Lambert Mellon’s collection of the French designer’s work, now at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.More than 140 of his creations are on display in Virginia, the first major exhibition of his work since 1995.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:41 GMTA model wears a thorn-spiked choker by Claude Lalanne at the Dior couture show in January in Paris.Gallery and website owners describe the particular allure of artist-made jewelry.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:41 GMTQR Brooch (2011) is a gold piece printed with a black matrix bar code that, when scanned, leads to a website with Mr. Bakker’s picture and a poem.Pieces by Gijs Bakker, 75, riff on race, terrorism and technology.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:39 GMTRings in Pomellato’s new Ritratto collection have large rectangular stones set in rose gold.The Italian company, created in the ’60s to make modern pieces for modern women, considers the milestone an opportunity to go back to its roots.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:36 GMTMarina and Susanna Sent in their atelier on Murano, the glassblowers’ island in the Venetian lagoon.Two sets of siblings are adding a contemporary look to the island’s high fashion jewelry.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:29 GMTMatthew Girling, global chief executive of Bonhams, in his London office.Matthew Girling, the auction house’s global chief executive, has won a leading shares of British jewelry sales. Now his focus is on the United States.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:27 GMTAn inspiration for new Mellerio dits Meller designs: A peacock feather brooch — with calibrated diamonds, sapphires and rubies surrounding a large emerald — that was purchased in 1867 by Empress Eugénie Bonaparte.Historic pieces inspire designs by the new artistic director at Mellerio dits Meller — who is a Mellerio, of course.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:26 GMTFrom Boucheron’s haute joaillerie presentation in January in Paris: the Lierre de Paris secret watch, in white gold with 15.13 carats of diamonds. It took 650 hours to make.The traditional “secret watch” style is embellished with gems this season.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:09:26 GMTFishbone earrings will be made in either diamonds and rubies or in emeralds.Glenn Spiro has decided to show his creations at Lauren Santo Domingo’s salon on Madison Avenue.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:48:45 GMTGalas were held for the Frick Collection, Tibet House US and Diffa.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:55:13 GMTRichard Renaldi documented patrons of New York City’s nightclubs between midnight and 10 on Sunday mornings, often on their way back home.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:52:24 GMTThe season goes poetic with loose contours. Add a beret if you dare.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:38:57 GMTChopard’s L.U.CEUM watch museum in Fleurier, Switzerland.From Chopard to Omega, brands are finding that their heritage collections attract customers, spread name recognition and even produce new sales.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:35:05 GMTChabi Nouri will become chief executive of Piaget, part of the Richemont group, in April.Chabi Nouri will become the only woman atop a Richemont watch and jewelry brand. And fusing the two categories will be part of her focus.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:30:56 GMTDanny Govberg in the back room of his Philadelphia jewelry store, which has embraced e-commerce.After years of resistance, more top-end Swiss watchmakers are turning to the internet.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:27:57 GMTRichard Mille, in a 2015 portrait.The former luxury executive says a watch that was “sufficiently incredible to get me noticed” turned a risky venture into a profitable business.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:22:59 GMTThe Chanel J12XS with a white matte calfskin cuff strap.The highest-end watches have been hit by a number of factors, among them their mixed success at being seen as a luxury brand, instead of a watch.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:19:30 GMTPiaget Altiplano watch faces made of stone, from left to right: tiger’s eye, lapis lazuli, coral, malachite, jade, ruby, onyx and lapis lazuli.Whether turquoise, opal, jade or another stone, these colorful faces popular in the ‘60s and ‘70s are again in demand.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:18:14 GMTClaude-Eric Jan, director of Donzé Cadrans in Le Locle, Switzerland, discusses a piece with an employee. The company is one of a handful that specialize in traditional watch enameling.The complex process of hand painting and then firing dials for deep color has regained popularity.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:11:46 GMTCarson Chan in his Hong Kong studio, wearing a Universal Genève Tri-Compax in 18-karat pink gold.When Carson Chan stopped tinkering with automobiles, he turned to building wristwatches.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:10:41 GMTJohan Gustafsson, a founder of the Swedish watch brand Gustafsson & Sjogren, at his forge.Timepieces being made in Sweden range from one with Viking patterns to another developed in collaboration with an astronaut.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:09:22 GMTTom Foldesi, head of TAG Heuer’s Connected division, presenting the Connected Modular 45, which allows the wearer to switch between connected and mechanical modules.As second-generation pieces are introduced, hybrid versions with limited functionality are gaining favor.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:06:23 GMTThe TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 watch is the company’s new entry in the smartwatch race.The Swiss watch manufacturer says it’s found a way to beat the competition with its Connected Modular 45.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:03:07 GMTThe new MasterGraff Structural Skeleton Automatic, which lacks the house’s usual diamonds but whose distinctive faceted bezel reflects the company’s diamond-cutting expertise.The faceting on the bezel of this new skeletonized watch reflects the jewelry house’s gem-cutting expertise.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:00:10 GMTLewis Hamilton won the Monaco Grand Prix last year. The Pirelli tires on his Mercedes are being used for wrist straps on a limited edition of Roger Dubuis watches.The tires on the 2016 Monaco Grand Prix winner were used to create watch straps for a limited edition.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:57:36 GMTWinston Koo, whose watch collection has been narrowed to black sports models made of composite or modern materials.Winston Koo collected almost 200 timepieces, then focused his collection on ceramic and composite models before deciding monochromatic was best.