A one of a kind piece of jewelry, the Van Cleef & Arpels Emerald and Pearls Necklace is guarantied to blow any woman’s mind and to cause serious jaw dropping among the female public. This godly combination of intense green emerald beads, natural pearls and delicate diamonds writes a one of a kind story. The poetry of color and shape is entirely dedicated to femininity and delicate beauty. A serious amount of sheer gorgeousness is coming our way, through the Van Cleef & Arpels Emerald and Pearls Necklace.
The 18 karats white gold fixed setting is lavishly paved with round, brilliant cut white diamonds. On this rigid piece of fiery scintillation overflows a cascade of intense, deep green emerald beads of round shape. The four rows of lively vitality and perfection are held in place by discrete, delicate, and minutely crafted round brilliant cut diamonds. The green waterfall ends in shimmery white natural pearls drops, which resemble the pure and refreshing colors and textures of restless, clear waters. This is the breath taking Van Cleef & Arpels Emerald and Pearls Necklace.
Designer of many a royal faces, Van Cleef & Arpels doesn’t let its fans down in modern times either. The latest catalogue uncovers a selection of the most amazing pieces of jewelry ever presented. Van Cleef and Arpels was founded by the business men bearing the same names in 1896. Ten years later they were opening a jewelry shop in Paris, in Place Vendome, 22, where all the famous jewelry shops were established. In later years the company moved its headquarters in the United States of America, thus opening boutiques in New York, on the most famous street, 5th Avenue.
Van Cleef and Arpels were also the first French jewelers who opened up boutiques in China and Japan. Their visionary moves inspired the competitors on both creative and managerial levels. Their discovery of the Mystery Setting technique was considered to be ground breaking and assured their fame and status of excellent craftsmen and artisans of luxury jewelry. Nevertheless, the house has continuously worked on improving what they had patented, and can now boast with unique expertise in the setting of precious stones, an advantage which reflects on the beauty of their products and their immediate success.
The gems set by the Mystery Setting technique are held in place by an invisible setting. By reducing the amount of metal that keeps the gems fixed, the degree of scintillation is much improved, light being able to circulate much better through the precious stones.
The Van Cleef & Arpels Emerald and Pearls Necklace boasts an impressive number of emerald beads, 705 to be exact, totaling a mind blowing 674.61 carats. It also displays 10 natural pearls drops, in pear shape, as well as round, brilliant-cut white diamonds.