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greek designer

INTERVIEWS

The jewelry world through the eyes of Liana Vourakis

Your family business started in 1926 creating unique pieces, most of them depicting symbols e.g. eyes, snakes, clovers. What is the explanation behind this observation? My family has been active in the field of jewellery since 1926 when my grandfather started his own business. The…

June 27, 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
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Tatiana Choremi: A boheme soul spotted at Koufonissi

Her jewelry reminds us of the endless summer we all long for during the whole winter. Dreaming of the deep blue of the Greek sea in conjunction with sky’s light blue, the always shinning sun, the golden beaches which you soak up and above…

July 8, 2016
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Brighten up your day with Chryssanthi Papaxenou jewels

Chryssanthi’s first steps in the world of art were within a canvas when she studied Painting at Parsons School of Design. Her talent evolved over the years gushing out with an endless trip into the sphere of jewelry. Being restlessly artistic, she kept creating…

May 1, 2016
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The -Amberly Cross- effect

Jewelry is not only about diamonds and other precious stones. Jewelry is about shapes, forms and patterns. Familiar wording for a civil engineer who eventually combined his love of symmetry and balance with the one of jewelry. Dimitris Damaskos, founder of the most rising…

March 5, 2016
SPARKLING PICKS

Jewelry resurrects a bug’s life

1.Beetle earrings by Lito Karakostanoglou, Lito Jewelry 2.Khephera Necklace by Zoe and Morgan, Zoe & Morgan Jewelry 3.Felix Olivine & Tourmaline CZ Bug necklace by Galleria Armadoro, Galleria Armadoro (You can also find it at Feather) 4.Diamond Bug ring by Lina Fanouraki, Kultia Jewels…

February 22, 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
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Elena Makri’s Ashk jewelry: A luxury Middle Eastern taste

It is widely known that passion is the key to success. After twenty five years, Elena Makri, leading in the field of fashion as an editor-in-chief, stylist, designer, has proved that “passion” is her driving force and obviously her secret to success. Her latest…

January 5, 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