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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1303823 (stock #pc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$650.00
This sleek necklace was made for the couture house of Pierre Cardin. It is 27" long and is approximately 2 1/2" wide in front. It has tubular black glass beads on the sides, and the center has 3 nesting strands of 12mm faceted crystal beads. It is in excellent condition and has silver tone "Pierre Cardin" logo hardware.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303822 (stock #cd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This beautiful vintage pin was made by the renowned French glass factory, Maison Gripoix, for the couturier, Christian Dior. It is 2 3/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has five pink pate de verre petals with beaded frames. The center has a 4 tier pearl cluster, and the reverse has an attached "1965 Chr Dior Germany" plaque. There is some loss of nacre on the pearl center and there is some internal fracturing on the edges of the pink pate de verre petals. Overall, it is in good vintage condition. ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1303605 (stock #rs1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303602 (stock #rjp1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This amazing vintage clip/pin was made by couture designer jeweler, Roger Jean Pierre. He created jewelry for many couture houses including Schiaparelli, Dior, Madam Gres, and Balenciaga to name a few. The clip is 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and is quite dimensional standing about 7/8" tall. The front is intricately set with pink marquis rhinestones, and the reverse is signed "Depose" on the clip mechanism. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1970 item #1303123 (stock #mc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
This stunning vintage bracelet was designed by Countess Cissy Zoltowska of Vienna. Her designs were carried at the most exclusive retailers in the US, including Bonwitt Teller and Lord and Taylor as well as many exclusive boutiques in Europe and Japan. Maison Cis also made jewelry private label for many couturiers including Balenciaga. This bracelet measures 7 1/2" long x 2 5/8" wide and is intricately made from brass with a gilt finish. The unique design has interlocking chain on the edges w...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302990 (stock #jm1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$90.00
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1302907 (stock #es1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This unusual pin by Schiaparelli is not commonly seen. It is quite large, measuring 4" x 3" and is made from cast silver tone metal. The layered design is studded with faceted crystals, and the reverse has a "Schiaparelli" signature plaque. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1302903 (stock #cet2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$300.00
These gorgeous necklaces/belts were made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. Each necklace/belt is 58" long and both are made from colorful Pucci print jersey with 3" ombre crystal tassels on each end. They can be worn as a lariat as shown or as a wrap belt. They are in excellent unworn condition and still retain their Neiman Marcus paper tags. These are priced individually at $300. Please request an invoice if ordering both.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1302902 (stock #cet1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
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 18" from end to end and is 2 1/2" at it's widest point. It is made from ombre blue crystals in a complex woven collar design. It has the signature heart shaped brass hardware on each end but does not bear the coppola signature. I believe that this was probably done private label for Emilio Pucci. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1302760 (stock #IM2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This wonderful statement pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Iradj Moini. It measures 2 7/8" long x 2 3/8" wide and the setting is handcrafted from antiqued brass. It has a tiger eye stone center with faux included sapphires and faux baroque pearls on the border. One of the pearls has some nacre loss on the reverse, but it does not read on the front. Other than that, the pin is in very good condition and is signed "Iradj Moini" on an applied plaque.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1302348 (stock #im1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This sensational pin was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, Iradj Moini. It measures 4 1/2" in diameter and is handcrafted from antiqued brass wire with glass coral stones surrounding a center faux pearl. The stone caps are elaborately set with faceted crystal accents and the reverse is signed "Iradj Moini" on an applied plaque. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302345 (stock #jk7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,700.00
This AMAZING statement bracelet was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is cast from sterling silver with an oxidized finish and is intricately set with brown and green crystal accents. The figural monkey motif is 2 1/4" wide in front and the interior measurement is 6 1/2". An off center lemon quartz stone adds to the drama of this piece. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jarin" on the interior. It is a real show stopper!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302342 (stock #jk6)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,300.00
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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302340 (stock #jk5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
These wonderful pierced earrings were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. Each pierced spider earring is made from sterling silver and set with pave CZ crystals with a fresh water pearl below. They measure 1 1/4" long x 1" wide and are in excellent condition. They are signed "Jarin" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302338 (stock #jk4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
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 ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302327 (stock #jk3)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302323 (stock #jk2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,400.00
This amazing articulated bracelet is made by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. The snakes body is intricately constructed from sterling silver, and has pave CZ crystals throughout. The head has a large glass faux emerald stone and the eyes are made from hematite glass. The body is 5/8" wide in back and it spans 1 3/4" at the crossover front. It has flexibility but will only fit a wrist of about 6 1/2". It has no markings and it is in excellent condition. This really is a showstop...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302318 (stock #jk1)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302314 (stock #jk1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$795.00
These incredible earrings were made by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. They have a classic "Nardi" inspired blackamoor head and measure 2" long from the top of the shepherd's hook to the base of the pearl. They are made from sterling silver and have a 24k gold vermeil finish. The enameled head has ruby and CZ accents, and the base has a large real baroque pearl accent. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked "Jarin 925" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302312 (stock #mg5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$600.00
This chic sautoir necklace was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It is 38" long and has 51 grey pate de verre "sequin" panels varying from 13mm to 20mm. The asymmetry of this necklace gives it a very modern yet classic look. It has a lobster style clasp so it can be worn as a long length of doubled over. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302309 (stock #mg4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This fantastic cuff bracelet was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. The silver tone hammered cuff is 2 3/4" wide and the 3" wide pate de verre applied maltese cross has glass and rhinestone accents. It has a 5 1/2" interior end to end measurement with a 1 1/2" gap opening, and the metal has flexibility to adjust to most average wrist sizes. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching earrings (sold separately)...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302306 (stock #mg3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
These lovely earrings are made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. They have silver twisted wire frames and the centers have grey pate de verre centers. They have clip back mechanisms and are in excellent condition. They are unsigned. Please see my other listings for the matching maltese cuff bracelet.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302304 (stock #g4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This fantastic necklace is made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It measures 46" long with 10.5mm glass pearls, and it is 3/4" at it's widest point. The caged pearls have brass framed flowers with pate de verre glass in red and green. The necklace has no markings and is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302303 (stock #g3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This fantastic necklace is made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It measures 38" long with 10.5mm glass pearls, and it is 1 1/2" at it's widest point. The brass framed flowers have pate de verre flowers in red with green centers. The necklace has no markings and is in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching earrings.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302301 (stock #mg2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$425.00
These spectacular dangle clip earrings are made with pate de verre glass, a technique originated by Maison Gripoix. Each earring is 3" long x 1 1/4 and both are made from brass wire with red/green glass inserts. The tops have clip back mechanisms, and a glass pearl accent hangs at the base. They are unsigned and are in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching sautoir camellia necklace
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302299 (stock #mg1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This fantastic cuff bracelet was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. The gilt hammered brass cuff is 2 3/4" wide and the 3" wide pate de verre applied maltese cross has pearl and rhinestone accents. It has a 5 1/2" interior end to end measurement with a 1 1/2" gap opening, and the metal has flexibility to adjust to most average wrist sizes. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302297 (stock #gr1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This classic look necklace is made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It is 28" long with 1" wide black "chicklets" and 14.5mm glass pearl accents. It has a rich gold tone finish that will compliment any outfit. It can be worn as a long sautoir, or doubled over. It is in excellent condition. Please note that the black panels are pate de verre glass and not enamel.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1296900 (stock #im1)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1231382 (stock #H1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1228842 (stock #pf1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This wonderful vintage pin was made by the French costume jeweler, Philippe Ferrandis. It is 3" long x 2 3/4" wide and is made from stamped brass with a rich Russian gilt finish. It has a pink rhinestone embellished butterfly on the front with 2 unusual shaped rhinestone stars. It is in very good condition and is hallmarked "Philippe Ferrandis Paris" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1226548 (stock #ch2)
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SOLD
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 2000 item #1226543 (stock #ch1)
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SOLD
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1226538 (stock #ic1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,800.00
I am very pleased to offer this stunning bracelet from the high end accessories designer, Isabel Canovas. Isabelle was born in Paris on the “Night of Kings” in 1945, daughter to Genevieve Corre, and Blas Canovas, a Spanish fabric designer. The product of designers, she began work at an early age as accessories designer at Hermes, and later to Louis Vuitton. She received acclaim from Patrick Vuitton who felt she could help in modernizing the image of Vuitton in the 70‘s. After only one yea...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1226537 (stock #ILC15)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This smashing bracelet and earrings set was made by high end designer costume jeweler, Deanna Hamro. The bangle bracelet is 1/2" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening, and the matching clip earrings are 1 1/2" in diameter. The set has a rich 24k Russian gilt finish, and all pieces are set with genuine garnet cabochon gemstones. Deanna typically works with rhinestones and poured glass, but I did have these checked out by a gemologist. Each piece is hallmarked "Deanna Hamro" and all are in excel...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1226525 (stock #as1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$300.00
These wonderful vintage earrrings were made by Archimede Seguso for the house of Chanel in the 1960's. Each clip earring is 1 1/2" long x 1" wide and both have signature cobalt and green glass bent rods forming an eternity loop design. They have brass clip backs with no markings and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1226523 (stock #as1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
The artist and designer jeweler, Andrew Spingarn, has been in the jewelry industry for over 25 years. His company is based in Providence, RI, the center of jewelry manufacturing in the US. What sets Andrew apart from his contemporaries is his attention to detail and old world techniques. Many of his pieces incorporate lamp work art glass pieces which are made in the traditional method used by French costume jewelers, Maison Gripoix. In fact, his lampwork technique was so precise that Gripoix fam...