Entering the doors of the Buccellati boutique located at the very corner of the Parisian Place Vendôme boutique, is similar to diving into the quintessance of what the Italian jeweler has long been known for. Diamonds lace and golden nid d’abeilles settings mounted on yellow gold and precious stones are secured behind vitrine doors but crying to come out to be tried on.
Those iconic and timeless pieces keep on seducing our eyes year after year taking advantage of the Haute Couture week, Buccellati showed the latest high jewelry pieces of the most famous collections where stone variations mixed with a twist of modern finally attracts all generations.
Needless to mention that having Elisa Sednaoui has their new ambassador, Buccellati could not go wrong in extending its bespoke Opera Collection with such a young and pretty face. The Italian jeweler has included several new and fascinating pieces with refreshing and elegant designs keeping the DNA of the brand’s artisanal tradition in fine craftmanship. Inspired by the illuminating and rich Italian Renaissance culture, the Opera new line is equally abundant in form, exuberance and cultural significance.
A true work of art where each piece boasts unparalleled aesthetic proportions that create harmonic designs and enchanting compositions of nuance intermingling light and shape. The flower motif, inspired by the brand’s logo, is prominently featured throughout the collection and reminisces of some of Italy’s most iconic historical places like the Roccolo Castle in Busca and the Doge’s Palace in Venice. Each decorative element is artistically entwined with the rest in an intricate pattern of architectural harmony and abundance.
The wide range of pieces includes necklaces, bracelets, rings and earrings in a striking variety of materials, nuances of yellow and white gold and precious stones such as diamonds, rubies or emeralds that bring out the innate beauty of Earth’s most valuable creations.
With distinctive dimensions and varied shapes and forms – the jewels flaunt unique personality and allure that reflects prestige, timeless elegance and finesse. In the typical Buccellati style of capturing and celebrating the underlying beauty in life – the new collection shines bright as a perfect embodiment of the innovative vision and commitment to traditions that the brand stands for.
Photo Credit: Buccellati. Eleonor Picciottio is the Editor-In-Chief of The Eye of Jewelry. Launched in January 2015 The Eye of Jewelry is a plate-form dedicated to the world fine jewelry, high jewelry and jewelry in watchmaking.