Models: Camille Hurel and Roos Abels
Photography: Angelo Pennetta
Creative Direction from designer Massimo Giorgetti
Joan Juliet Buck is a former editor of Vogue Paris and longtime contributor to Vogue US.
She has written a new memoir called The Price of Illusion.
Paris-based designer Sylvia Toledano founded her collection of jewelry, clutches and minaudieres in 2008. Using bold colorful stones inspired by her childhood in Africa, Toledano’s jewelry is handcrafted in an atelier in Jaipur, India, and stocked in the best luxury boutiques around the world. With prices ranging from €100 and up, many of Toledano’s designs are surprisingly affordable as they are chic.
James Taffin de Givenchy has had an extensive history in the world of fine jewelry. Launching his own New York salon in 1996, he’s held positions at esteemed jewelers such as Chrysties and Sotheby’s. This dynamic timepiece by Taffinexemplifies his skillful eye, trimmed with diamonds on a white gold face. The alligator leather provides an added layer of opulence.