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gold

SPARKLING PICKS

The feminine jewels du jour

1.Bumble Bee signet ring, Rebus 2.Cushion Goldtop signet ring, Tomwood Project 3.Logo signet ring, J.W.Anderson 4.Tiered Fantasy Flying Pig signet ring, Retrouvai  Sparkly Kisses, xxx…

August 26, 2017
INTERVIEWS

A glimpse into Katerina Makriyianni’s frisky jewel world

When was the moment that you realized that you would start designing jewelry? Designing jewelry was something that I have been doing since my early years due to the family business that my parents started in 1988. The moment I decided to be officially…

November 5, 2016
SPARKLING PICKS

Essentials for a sparkling summer

1. Gold rings with corals by Very Gavello, Very Gavello 2. 18k gold with black diamonds earrings by Christina Soubli, Christina Soubli jewelry 3. By the sea earrings by Danai Giannelli,  Danai Giannelli jewelry 4. Orange Coral necklace by Katerina Psoma, Katerina Psoma jewelry Sparkly Kisses, xxx…

July 29, 2016
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Elena Votsi and her everlasting source of inspiration: Hydra

Elena’s work experience is remarkable: collaborations with esteemed Greek cultural institutions, such as the Acropolis Museum, Cycladic Art Museum, Benaki Museum and international fashion giants such as Gucci and Ralph Lauren, participation in exhibitions and projects alongside other artists in Europe and in the US:…

June 30, 2016
SPARKLING PICKS

Get back into the swing of …hoops!

1.18- karat rose gold diamond hoop earrings by Diane Kordas Jewellery 2.Shiny Yellow Gold plated hoop earrings by Amberly Cross (You can find it also at wecreateharmony.com and Marianna Petridi Jewelry) 3.Saturn Medium hoops by Charlotte Chesnais 4.Electra hoop earrings with yellow black diamonds by Venyx…

April 5, 2016
SPARKLING PICKS

Restore the balance between body & mind with this gemstone

1.Henagon Earrings by Elena Kougianou, Elena Kougianou 2.Alcyone ring by Barbara- Martha Tal, B- Tal Jewellery  3.Eros heart necklace by Elena Votsi, Elena Votsi (You can also find it online at Kultia Jewels ) 4.Drop Earrings by Marianna Petridi, Marianna Petridi Jewellery  (You can also find…

January 19, 2016
SPARKLET&THE CITY

Layering for necklace lovers

I apologize for not taking a sparkling pick from an Athenian, as I usually do but I couldn’t resist this gold layering! A geometrical gold triplet that illuminates any look; heading to work or for a girl’s night out, which in either case couldn’t…

January 14, 2016
INTERVIEWS

Redefining the pearl affair with Melanie Georgacopoulos

Your roots are Greek and French but you were born and raised in Athens. How has Greece affected your current identity as a jewelry designer and your work? From a young age I have been visiting museums and sites throughout Greece and have been…

January 8, 2016
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The new Minas flagship store brings shine to London

Athens, Mykonos and now the third in a row “home” for Minas jewelry is located in London (11 Knightbridge Green, SW1X 7QL). Since the 24th of November, which  was the official opening, all Londoners now have the chance to meet the gold & silver pieces…

December 2, 2015
SPARKLET&THE CITY

Something new, something vintage

About two weeks ago, I bumped into Christina Darras at Living Postcard’s event at Apivita Experience store and as you can see I fell in love with her ring combo! Her combination- something vintage (her grandma’s ring with the ruby) on her left hand…

November 8, 2015