Cathy Waterman’s Colorful Diamond Ring

Spring is taking its precious time to arrive. As you eagerly wait for the weather to warm up beyond 50 degrees and the bright sun to shine, you will find yourself perusing accessories to brighten up my day. And the artistry behind Cathy Waterman’s jewelry always delivers. Her luxurious jewels marry a colorful collection of stones while maintaining an air …

Victoria Scott-RichardsCathy Waterman’s Colorful Diamond Ring

Van Cleef & Arpels’ Legacy and Artistry by Cooper-Hewitt

The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels will showcase more than 300 timepieces, fashion accessories, design drawings, images from the firm’s archives and, of course, an abundance of jewelry in six themes that reflect its legacy: Innovation, Transformation, Nature, Exoticism, Fashion, and Personalities. The Innovations category highlights the brand’s Mystery Setting, a 1933 patented technique in which stones are cut …

Victoria Scott-RichardsVan Cleef & Arpels’ Legacy and Artistry by Cooper-Hewitt