Robb Reader: Vayshalee Naran

Cultural eclecticism – a wise man might once have said – is a fierce wind in the sails of creativity. That’s certainly proved the case with Vayshalee Naran, a Zimbabwe-based jewellery designer of Indian descent who has she studied in Milan and worked for houses including Van Cleef & Arpels. Nature, human anatomy and mindfulness […]

A new dimension: Graff’s contemporary new collection

It’d be a understatement to suggest that “diamantaire extraordinaire” Laurence Graff OBE, founder and chairman of the eponymous, London-based brand which has taken the design and manufacture of jewellery and watches to dizzying heights since its founding in 1960, knows his stones: the seven-sided 187.82 carat Paragon, and the 603 carat uncut Lesotho Promise are among the significant […]

Dusk ‘Til Dawn: Zenith’s DEFY Classic Black Ceramic

“I love black,” customisation king George Bamford recent told Robb Report, “because it brings out shades of beauty. With black watches, you can see stuff like a subtle chamfer edge.” It’s a pretty safe bet that Bamford approves of what his Zenith/LVMH colleagues have pulled off with this new black addition to the Defy Classic […]

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