Mikimoto celebrates 120 years of rich heritage and a long-standing tradition of producing the world’s most exquisite pearls. The vision was first born when Kokichi Mikimoto succeeded in creating the world’s first cultured pearl, forever changing the industry.
“It’s been 120 years since Kokichi cultivated the first pearl, and to commemorate that milestone, Mikimoto is unveiling a high-jewelry collection that showcases modern twists to the brand’s signature looks.
Called 120, Mikimoto has created 12 collections, each with various styles, to tell the story of the brand’s heritage and future. Ranging in price from $50,000 to $500,000, the pieces incorporate different kinds and colors of pearls, such as conch and melo and gold and black. Further color is woven into the collections with water opals, pink sapphires, carved jade, cabochon star sapphires, onyx, diamonds and yellow, white and pink gold.
The high end-jewelry collection, which includes necklace, bracelets, rings and earrings and pendants, uses rare pearls and stones, which Mikimoto customer has come to expect over the years.”
Kokichi Mikimoto’s legacy endures in the pieces acquired by Mikimoto customers around the world.
This Spring fashion is about function, fun and florescent colors. Spring trends are often focused on lace, florals and prints but this year, bright colors are an absolute must-have! Yes, glowing bright, striking bold colors.
The signature Saint Laurent unisex Duffle Bag is fashions perfect blend of function, fun and florescent. This bag is not only an example of exquisite design and craftsmanship, but also provides a bold pop of color to polish any spring wardrobe.
This collection is available at the Saint Laurent boutique at The Shops at Crystals.
The Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational is one of celebrity golf’s most popular events not only for attracting the biggest names in sports and entertainment but also raising over $6 million dollars for charity.
That being said, there is no better way to fit in then by standing out in style. Here are 5 must-haves to be fairway chic this weekend…
Thursday, April 4th – the first round of MJCI celebrity-amateur competition; however you will not look like an amateur with your lightweight and 7-way dividers Porsche Design golf bag. Also, make sure you have your Paul Smith sunglasses as there is no need for sun to get in your eye while you’re trying to make a hole-in-one.
Friday, April 5th – the final round of the amateur completion, make sure you blow everyone away with your Tag Heuer Professional Sport watch. Not only is it lightweight but has a unique flexibility that appeals to top sportsmen.
Saturday, April 6th – the first round of MJCI; No better way to fit in with the crown than with the ultra-sleek, light shell nylon baseball cap. This baseball cap will help keep you cool all day in the hot Las Vegas sun.
Sunday, April 7th – Final round of MJCI; After being on the green all day, you will already be prepared for the award presentation with Zegna’s chic, made in Italy, short sleeve polo in pure cotton.
For more information about the MJCI tournament visit http://www.mjcigolf.com
Eschewing the little black dress this season, designers are instead focusing on white pieces accentuated by black details. Whether it’s ERES’ “Benzene” draped bathing suit cover up accented by an elegant black belt; Bally’s off-white python dress with sleek black trim at the hemline; or Porsche Design’s new “TwinBag,” made with white calfskin and chrome black metal fittings, this color palette takes its wearers from spring through the sultry days of summer.
Fawaz Gruosi presents a new women’s timepiece collection as homage to beauty and colour. SUGAR is the very essence of femininity, transforming a watch into a luxurious sweet treat. The moving gems create a free movement all around the watch leaving a sparkling cascade of the highest quality of precious stones in white diamonds, emeralds, orange or blue sapphires.
These new creations appropriately named SUGAR add a little sweetness to the already notoriously bold and lavish de GRISOGONO pieces. Fawaz Gruosi’s creativity is in continuous motion and he feels relentlessly inspired by all that he sees in life. He never ceases to surprise its most loyal followers and has kept doing so with this collection.
SUGAR combines the artistry of the skilled gem-setters with the craftsmanship of the Brand’s timepiece designers, the intricate gem-setting techniques perfectly conceal the mechanical details of the movement. The coloured mother of pearl render a soft, rich texture as the precious stones shine with an endless flow. de GRISOGONO reinvents the already iconic marriage of materials and precious gems, as well as the use of brilliant colours which distinguishes the de GRISOGONO’s unique style.
“I wanted to design a luxurious watch to express the exceptional qualities of every woman – femininity, softness, brilliance, playfulness and elegance.” Fawaz Gruosi
SUGAR expresses the joy of sweet moments and the exquisite refinement of the art of jewelry timepieces at its best.