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SHE’S ALL THAT The classic charms of a modern Peranakan bride ONE OF THE MOST COLOURFUL WEDDING CELEBRATIONS IN ASIA, not to mention probably the longest, is the traditional Peranakan wedding. The 12-day affair is usually held at the bride’s house following a series of elaborate and time-honoured activities, including…

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SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW Singapore jeweller Carat 55’s fresh take on a time-honoured bridal tradition            THE FAMED MYSTICAL ROSE AT THE HEART OF THE BEAUTY AND THE BEAST FAIRY TALE appears to have bloomed intricately and beautifully into a series of contemporary, handcrafted jewellery created by Singapore-based bridal jeweller Carat…

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INTRICATE BEAUTY Foundation Jewellers helps spark a renewed interest in Peranakan heritage WALKING ALONG RESIDENTIAL STREETS IN THE EAST COAST OF SINGAPORE, one cannot help but notice houses with tiles of floral and avian patterns, and painted in bright pink, yellow, green, and cyan. Many of these belong to Peranakan…

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MARKS OF A CULT The hip culture behind some of the most popular jewellery As a rule, a luxury product with a cult status has a high price tag, which makes it inaccessible for most people. But what really characterises cult jewellery? Usually, the cult creations are synonymous with great…

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Rebecca Koven weaves intricate jewellery into wearable art New York jewellery designer Rebecca Koven’s pieces are bold, complex, and three dimensional, often featuring unusual colours of gold or colourful carved gemstones and intertwined with a story drawn from museum objects or ancient textiles. Model wearing Rebecca Koven’s creations An artist…

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Power, passion, and panache take centre stage in Chanel Fine Jewellery’s stunning new collection AMONG THE FOUNDERS OF LEGENDARY FASHION BRANDS, the life of Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel’s is certainly among the most colourful and dramatic, making it customary for the Maison to relate almost every jewellery or watch collection to…

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Bvlgari’s iconic B.Zero1 design continuously innovates B.zero1 Labyrinth pendant FOUNDED IN ROME IN 1884, the jewellery maison Bvlgari is known for its wearable, larger-than-life creations, and for always dancing to a different tune. At a time when traditional jewellers all favoured the faceted cut, Bulgari chose to use cabochon gems.…

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More than just your ordinary bangles THESE ARE EXCITING TIMES FOR CUFFS. Films such as Wonder Woman, The Last Jedi, and Black Panther have rekindled a fascination for these statement pieces. Studded with diamonds, gems, and voluminous centre stones, whether in cut-out shapes with strong solids, or in uniquely abstract…