Who is Levi Higgs and why everyone wants to be his friend?

Everyone involved in the jewelry business or just interested in vintage and antique jewelry knows Levi Higgs. At the moment, his social media activity is a rich source of information, impressive with his researchers and, not least, with his exquisite taste, because this is one of the main criteria for a successful influencer in the field of fashion, style and, of course, jewelry. Levi is … Continue reading Who is Levi Higgs and why everyone wants to be his friend?

NEWS. Who if not BVLGARI

Changes are taking place in the legendary Roman Bvlgari boutique on Via Condotti. The jewelry brand always provides the best service to its customers, and also a unique experience to touch history by showing vintage items from their Heritage collection in the DOMVSAVREA. Exhibitions organized by Bvlgari are honored at the international level, their collection really amaze with its value, exclusivity and of course the … Continue reading NEWS. Who if not BVLGARI

555 carats of “Black Magic”

The rarest Fancy Black Diamond “Enigma” weighing 555,55 carats, a new lot of Sotheby’s, is on the mind of all gem hunters. In the history of auction sales, this is an absolute record – up to this point, stones of much more modest sizes were put up for auction. However, the time has come for this diamond, inscribed in the Guinness Book of Records in … Continue reading 555 carats of “Black Magic”

Marie-Cécile Cisamolo about her favorites of Sotheby’s Lalique auction

An important private lifetime collection of Rene Lalique’s pieces and designs will be presented at Sotheby’s auction tomorrow in Paris. SURREAL GENERATION asked Marie-Cécile Cisamolo, Jewelry Specialist and Director of Sotheby’s, to tell us about her favorite lots of the sale.

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Royal lots at Christie’s Geneva Magnificent Jewels

An outstanding auction by Christie’s, displaying a variety of prominent, coming-from-royal-families pieces, is going to take place tomorrow in Geneva. Among the splendid precious lots, Evgenia Pukhaeva had chosen 2 remarkable pieces to share with you some insights about. These pieces belonged to women that during their lifetimes, and even centuries after, were and are an avowed epitome of power, wealth, and beauty. Their names … Continue reading Royal lots at Christie’s Geneva Magnificent Jewels

Christie’s, La Dolce Vita

SURREAL GENERATION has the pleasure to report on a recent visit to take a look at jewelry pieces of La Dolce Vita Online Sale at Christie’s office in Milan. From the exquisite selection of jewels by Italian and International Maisons, jewelry historian Evgenia Pukhaeva is going to guide us around her personal favorites. Bvlgari’s flower sautoir is the star of the current auction. The piece is dated back … Continue reading Christie’s, La Dolce Vita

The new David Webb

While we are getting used to yellow leaves and gloomy skies, all the seasonal flowers are bursting with color at David Webb’s boutique in New York City. The Maison has launched the new Asheville collection. It is the first completely new collection by David Webb since his passing.Bewildering at first sight; it might look as if the new pieces have nothing in common with David … Continue reading The new David Webb