The Lush Life Antiques
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 4" long x 2 1/2" in diameter at the hoop. They are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish which gives the earrings a wonderful mellow tone. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse.
This beautiful necklace was made by Maison Gripoix for the legendary couture house of Coco Chanel. It has a dramatic look that is perfect for any season. It is 18" long and has center medallion measuring 3 1/2" long x 3 1/2" wide. The bow medallion is made from gilt brass with a center red Gripoix glass chiclet stone surrounded by dozens of clear rhinestones. The flanking sides have 16mm x 20mm oval glass pearls and the center drop is 18mm x 36mm. It is signed "Chanel Made in France" on the...
This breathtaking necklace is from the couture label of Valentino Garavani. The top has a rigid section of two intertwined snakes measuring 2 1/4" wide in front. It has eight nesting strands of 8MM faceted tiger eye beads which drape down approximately 11" in front. The reverse side has two 12" long silk tassels which tied the necklace in back. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Valentino Garavani" on the reverse.
This stunning vintage necklace was designed by master costume couture jeweler, Iradj Moini. It is 17 1/4" long from end to end and is 7 1/2" wide in front. It is intricately hand made from gilt brass and has lavender, blue, pink, and amber cabochons with clear crystal accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Iradj Moini" on the reverse. I've confirmed with the artist that this is an early piece and one of a kind.
This amazing necklace is an early example of Iradj Moini for Oscar de La Renta. It is 13" long and was made for the smaller neckline. It is 1 3/4" wide in front tapering to 1" wide on the sides, and has a 1 3/4" long x 1 3/8" wide center drop. It is made from antiqued silver tone metal and has large amethyst stones surrounded by dazzling cubic zirconia stones. It is signed "Iradj Moini", and it's in excellent condition.
This absolutely amazing brooch was designed by renowned contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi. The oversized pin measures 4 3/4" long x 3 1/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver with an oxidized finish. The front is elaborately done with hand set CZ crystals, and each flower is mounted on a spring giving this pin an incredible kinetic look. The reverse has a double pin stem assembly and it's signed "Jarin" on an applied plaque. Although contemporary, this piece is made almost i...
This stunning AUTHENTIC necklace by Hermes is made from brown water buffalo horn with signature orange lacquer sections. It measures 32" long from end to end and has 3 1/2" long x 3" wide oval panels at the ends with the other oval and rectangular panels measuring 1 1/8" wide. It is signed "Hermes" and is in excellent UNWORN condition. It does not have it's original box. It is a current style piece and is offered at a fraction of it's current retail.
The Lush Life Antiques
This wonderful statement worthy pin is an early design by couture costume jeweler, Iradj Moini. The wrapped heart design is inspired by the work Fulco di Verdura, and reinterpreted by Iradj in the 1980s. The pin is 3 1/4" long x 2 1/4" wide and stands approximately 1" thick. It has red included glass cabochons resembling rubies and the clear strands and bow are of swarovski crystal. It has an antiqued gold tone setting and has a secure pin closure on the reverse. It is in not signed, like m...
This fantastic vintage necklace was designed by Parisian couture jeweler, Inna Cytrine. It is 3" wide in front and has a wearable length of approximately 15". It has 3 pieces of frosted lucite with heavy 22k gold vermeil hardware fittings. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Inna Cytrine Paris" on the closure.
These stunning vintage earrings were designed by couture jeweler, Robert Goossens for the house of Chanel. Each clip earring is 3 1/2" long x 1" wide and both are made from antiqued gold tone metal. They have a dramatic baroque design and each have 13 brilliant faceted crystal accents. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Chanel" with the logo and 1985.
This gorgeous necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" to 19" and is 2" wide in front. It is made from woven black crystals with the larger beads beads being plastic. It has the signature heart shaped brass hardware signed "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo." It is in excellent condition.
This dramatic vintage belt was made for the legendary couture house of Coco Chanel. It is 42" long x 1" wide at each link and ends in a 2 1/2" diameter four leaf clover charm. It can be worn at a variety of lengths with 40" being the longest. I recently had this replated, so it essentially in "like new" condition. It is signed "Chanel Made in France" on the last belt link. It is guaranteed authentic and came from a prominent Dallas socialite estate.
This amazing statement brooch was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi, and obviously inspired by the classic ruffle pin by Schreiner of New York. It is 3 1/4" long x 3" wide and is made from rhodium plated sterling silver. It has a green faux included emerald cabochon center in a red CZ frame, and a fan of turquoise glass stones fan on the outside. It is incredibly dimensional and will get many a compliment when worn. It has a secure pin stem and also has a bale so it can b...
These amazing vintage 1970's earrings were designed by Robert Goossens for the couture house of Yves Saint Laurent. Each clip back earring is 4 1/2" long x 1" wide and both are intricately made from antiqued brass. The tops have caged ruby red faceted crystals and the bottoms have fluid dangling tassels. They are not signed and originally had paper drop tags. They are in excellent condition.
This amazing necklace was made in Italy by contemporary designer jeweler, Sherri Jennings. It is 17" long from end to end and drapes down approximately 5" in front. It has large oval faceted glass jet panels surrounded by round and marquis stones and draped garlands. It has and antiqued brass setting and is signed "SLJ Italy" on the applied drop tag. It is in excellent condition.
This classic art deco necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is made from sterling silver with a rhodium plating and has freshwater pearl, onyx, and cz crystal accents. The "Y" style necklace is 23" long and the front has a 9" long drop in front. It has a 2 1/2" long chain in back giving this a 25 1/2" long wearable length. The bottom tassel is removable so it can be worn by itself on another chain or simpler strand of pearls. The top of the tassel is marked ...
This stunning butterfly pin was custom made by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, for Lush Life Antiques. It is an oversized 3 7/8" long x 3" wide and is quite dimensional. It has large faceted amethyst crystals with lilac and clear rhinestones trimming the wings. The twisted wire trim on the wings and legs give this pin interesting dimension. It has a Japaned finish and the it is signed "Sorrell Originals" on the reverse.
This stunning cuff bracelet was made for the couture collection of Andrew Gn. The Singaporian born designer has worked for Emanuel Ungaro and now works under his own private label produced in France. This beautiful cuff is 3 1/2" wide in front with a 5 1/8" end to end measurement and 1 3/8" gap opening. It is made from antiqued gold tone metal and has vintage Czech glass cabochons resembling Lapis Lazuli. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Andrew Gn Paris" on the reverse.