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 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.
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.
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 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.
This wonderful vintage pin was made for the couture house of Coco Chanel. It is 4 1/2" long x 2" wide and is cast from 24k gold plated metal with four burgundy gripoix glass cabochons. It has a double C logo front and the reverse has an attached cartouche with the season numbering for Autumn 1994. It is in excellent condition. The burgundy glass translates as black in the photographs.
This unusual 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" and is 1 1/4" wide in front. It is made from curved chrome plated sections with woven rhinestone accents between each section. It has an adjustable choke chain and the hook closure is hallmarked "CoppolaToppo". It is in excellent condition and comes from one of the last periods of design with this great firm.
This great vintage necklace is a classic design made for the couture house of Chanel. The heavy 24k gold plated chain is 36" long, and ends in a 2 1/4" diameter framed crystal monocle. The pendant bears the CC logo and an oval drop tag has the "Chanel Made in France" tag with season 23. It is in excellent condition.
This gorgeous vintage pin was designed by contemporary couture jeweler, Iradj Moini. It is 2 3/4" long x 1 5/8" wide and is made from gilt brass with citrine, peridot, turquoise, and onyx stones. It has a secure safety closure and it's signed "Iradj Moini". It is in excellent condition.
This bold bracelet is a classic design made for the legendary couture house of Chanel. It is 9" long from end to end, measuring 1" wide at the link section of the bracelet, and ending in a 1 3/8" wide toggle closure. It has a polished 24k gold plating with black woven leather, and it bears an applied plaque reading "Chanel Made in France" as well as numbering for the 26th season. It is in excellent condition.
This incredible bracelet has a sophisticated design that will definitely get attention. It is 3" wide and has a flaired design that stands almost 1" off the wrist. It is 5" from end to end with a gap opening of 1 3/8" and can not be bent to adjust the size. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Clara Handmade 1988". Two are available if you are interested in a pair.
These great vintage earrings were made for the couture house of Christian Lacroix. Each clip back earring is 4" long x 2 1/2" wide and both are made from rich gold tone metal with Gripoix glass accents. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Christian Lacroix Made in France" with the Lacroix logo.
These lovely earrings were designed by Frances Patiky Stein who is the head designer of Chanel fine jewelry. The clip earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and are made from gold tone metal with burgundy poured glass stones by the house of Gripoix. They are in excellent condition and are signed "FPS" on the reverse.
These sensational earrings were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. Each pierced earring is made from sterling silver with pave CZ details, and 2 large baroque pearls hang below. They measure 1 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and are in excellent condition. They are hallmarked "Jarin 925" on the reverse.