The March Birthstone: Jewellery Celebrating The Beauty of Aquamarine

The first mention of the linkage of birth months with a specific, patron stone can be found in the works of Josephus, written in the first century AD, and of Saint Jerome, dating to the fifth century. However, according to historians, the custom of wearing a corresponding mineral was

Fawaz Gruozi, The Man Behind de Grisogono Success

Fawaz Gruozi, ​founder of de Grisogono, has built his jewellery business in a relatively short period of time.  He has already established his brand among the big players in the world of fine jewellery and watchmaking. What played a defining role in his career? What set de Grisogono a

Fawaz Gruosi – The Secret of de Grisogono’s Success

FAWAZ GRUOSI The secret of de Grisogono’s success Whilst on my way to meet Fawaz Gruosi in his Geneva studio, I asked myself: what is the secret to de Grisogono? After spending a day at the company’s headquarters and watching the artisans at work, it became clear that the answer was n

ANATOMY OF A JEWEL: a regal necklace by de Grisogono

 A very precious necklace from the 20 Years High Jewellery collection by de Grisogono was first presented to the public eye in April at Baselworld 2013. As soon as I turned my eyes upon this jewel I was captivated by its elegant beauty, high level of craftsmanship and the rich colour