Fashion & Jewellery
Tiffany & Co. Announces 2nd #KnotOnMyPlanet Campaign
Tiffany & Co has announced it will will once again join forces with supermodel and global ambassador for the Elephant Crisis Fund, Doutzen Kroes. #KnotOnMyPlanet, a social media campaign by the fashion industry to support the Elephant Crisis Fund, aims to stop elephant poaching and to end the global demand for ivory, one that sees 30,000 elephants killed every year for their tusks. To support the cause, Tiffany & Co. is launching its first ever philanthropically driven collection, Tiffany Save the Wild, in stores all over the world as well as online, where all profits from the collection will be Read the full article...
Australian Pearls Receive Grand Certification
High fashion has recently made some changes towards more eco-friendly and kind practices, but today we talk about jewellery, specifically Australian pearls. Members of the Australian Pearl Producers Association including Paspaley Pearls, Cygnet Bay Pearls and others are officially the first pearl fisheries in the world to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification, one that took 18 months to asses. Guy Leyland, the MSC Project Coordinator for the Western Australia Fishing Industry Council expressed his pride over the unique international certification, “More and more consumers are looking for sustainability credentials from their favourite brands, whether it’s clothing, food Read the full article...
Australian Ballet Partners with Van Cleef & Arpels
Jewellery maison Van Cleef & Arpels has announced its support for the Australian Ballet, and described it as “one of the world’s premier ballet companies.” The announcement came after a visit to Australia by the maison’s President and CEO Nicolas Bos, who inaugurated the first High Jewellery Gala celebration of its kind in Australia at Barford House (a National Heritage home situated in Sydney’s Bellevue Hill). Items displayed during the exhibit included the Zip Antique Astral necklace, Paradaiza necklace, Nœud bracelet, Palmyre earrings and Lathyrus ring. Also presented at the Sydney gala, direct from the Parisian workshop, was Read the full article...