DESIGN

Vishal Kothari: The Gifted Iconoclast

An avant-garde artist always conveys an expression of revolt and non-conformity in his creations. And for a person whose formative years were heavily influenced by rock musicians like Pink Floyd, Jim Morrison,…

Going Green

The recently concluded Vicenzaoro Voice in September spotlighted on malachite, an  opaque gemstone that comes in a multitude shades – from light, bright green to deep and dark green, sometimes bordering on…

Modern Contours

Edgy geometry and fluid, artful strokes come to life in the ARTISAN AWARDS 2019 theme ARCHITECTURAL GEMS.  Segmented into three categories, Art Deco, Islamic Arabesque and Neo Futurism, these award-winning jewels redefine…

Meet Top Designers @ IIJS Virtual 2020

Singular Textures of Anand Shah Ace jewellery designer Anand Shah unveils a 22-karat gold collection enhanced with textures. The nature-inspired pieces depict floral patterns and gem-set graceful peacocks perched on them. Known…

Prêt Wear Worthy Of Zoom Calls Is Riding The Wave

With the culture of webinars and video calls catching on, jewellery above the waist has gained traction, thus spurring demand for earrings, nose pins, and slim chains with charms or pendants, and…

The Unconventional World Of Sajil Shah

Off beat yet integrative of traditional approaches, Mumbai-based jewellery designer Sajil Shah is a master craftsman – a hidden gem in the world of jewellery designers. Although restrained and guarded in his…

The Blue World

Classic blue is having its moment – as the official Pantone Colour of the Year. From day-appropriate designer baubles to high-end party-wear lines, here’s our pick of blue semi-parures from top jewellers…

Forevermark’s Seductive, Trend-setting Lines

The Forevermark Trends 2020 hinges on its sparkling protagonist – the rare and inscribed diamond. Each of Forevermark’s four trends comes with a personal, unique stamp creating narratives around a solid theme.…

Stephen Webster – The Artisan and the Artist

Star jewellery designer Stephen Webster, founder and creative director of the eponymous brand in London, is in India at the invitation of the GJEPC, and speaks about his process, his preferences and how India has influenced them S tephen Webster, founder and creative director of the eponymous brand in London, is in India at the invitation of the GJEPC.

Artisan Awards 2020: Toasting The Winners

Pulsating emotions, collective celebrations and sighs, glamorous celebrities and above all, an avant-garde star of the global jewellery world, legendary British designer Stephen Webster, who gave away The Artisan Awards. This was…