Fleur éternelle ring from the Nature Triomphante High Jewellry collection, with natural petals set with a 3.99 ct cushion rubellite, paved pink and yellow sapphires, pistils pink sapphires, on titanium and pink gold. Price upon request.
Photo: Courtesy of Boucheron

The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Fine Jewelry Gift Guide

These artful jewelry creations are sure to impress

When it comes to Valentine’s Day gifting, the ultimate symbol of adoration isn’t chocolates or flowers—it’s fine jewelry. Here, we rounded up the most spectacular, artful creations—from a pair of striking ruby-and-diamond earrings by Graff to Assael’s modern update on pearls—that will make the most breathtaking impression of love, no matter whether it’s a present for a significant other or a treat for yourself.

Graff Bombe Luna earrings in ruby and diamond; price upon request. Photo: Courtesy of Graff

1. Dancing with movement, color, and radiance, this pair of eye-catching diamond-and-ruby pavé Bombe Luna earrings by Graff boast a bold silhouette that elegantly frames a pair of red pear ruby drops.

Cadar Endless Ring in 18k gold and diamonds; $13,000
Cadar Endless Ring in 18k gold and diamonds; $13,000 Photo: Courtesy of Cadar

2. Who says heart jewelry has to be twee? Designer Michal Kadar uses her signature 18K yellow gold to craft a modern, sculptural, multidiamond ring that opens to reveal additional hearts inside.

Tiffany & Co. Paper Flower necklace crafted in platinum and round brilliant diamonds; $75,000. Photo: Courtesy of Tiffany & Co.

3. Inspired by the shape of flower petals cut from paper, this platinum necklace from Tiffany & Co. lends a modern, graphic edge to a traditional floral motif. It’s part of the iconic jewelry house’s Paper Flowers collection, the first by chief artistic officer Reed Krakoff, who joined in 2017.

Ana Khouri sapphire-and-diamond earrings; price upon request.

4. Tickle her fancy with these bold earrings with pink sapphires and diamonds by New York designer Ana Khouri, who considers her creations wearable works of art.

Boucheron Fleur éternelle ring, from the Nature Triomphante High Jewelry collection, is made with natural petals and set with a 3.99-carat cushion rubellite, pavé pink and yellow sapphires, pistils in pink sapphires on titanium and pink gold; price upon request. Photo: Courtesy of Boucheron

5. This striking flower ring by the Place Vendôme jeweler Boucheron takes real flower petals and immortalizes them as something eternal. The components of each flower are scanned using a medical device to create a precise image before being delicately stabilized with a special chemical-free technique. The final step is a sprinkling of precious stones and metal.

Nouvel Heritage’s Claude bracelet in 18K rose gold and red spinel; $11,700. Photo: Courtesy of Nouvel Heritage

6. Launched in 2015 by Camille Parruitte, the buzzworthy French fine jewelry brand Nouvel Heritage blends playful, modern designs with traditional French craftsmanship—and each piece is handcrafted in Parruitte’s family-owned workshop on the Rue de la Paix in Paris. This striking bracelet in rose gold and spinel can be worn alone or stacked with the Diamond Leon bangle. 

Pink sapphire ring with rubies and diamonds by Harry Winston; price upon request. Photo: Courtesy of Harry Winston

7. This one-of-a-kind cocktail ring by Harry Winston will satisfy those with a sweet tooth, thanks to a saccharine explosion of intriguing color combinations and exquisite rare gemstones. The Winston Candy collection, which also includes pieces crafted using mandarin garnets, rare tourmalines, and pastel sapphires, is inspired by a series of archival sketches dating back to the 1950s and ’60s.

Fernando Jorge’s Multi Circle earrings in 18K yellow gold and diamonds; price upon request. Photo: Courtesy of Fernando Jorge

8. Known for his effortless, sensual style, the London-based rising star Fernando Jorge uses brilliant gemstones and minerals from his native Brazil and imbues them with bold energy and movement. These elegant multicircle earrings in yellow gold and diamonds will appeal to the modern design aficionado.

Van Cleef & Arpels necklace (price upon request), bracelet ($47,100), and earrings ($28,000) from the Bouton d’Or collection.

9. The striking Bouton d’Or collection draws on the maison’s historic “paillette” motif, which was first unveiled in 1936. These sequin-like pieces crafted from overlapping disks in carnelian, white mother-of-pearl, and diamonds set in 18K rose gold are sure to make a lasting impression.

Assael Bubble ring designed by Sean Gilson; $10,400. Photo: Courtesy of Assael

10. This whimsical ring—composed of two extraordinary South Sea cultured pearls and six Akoya cultured pearls set in 18K white gold—from the brand’s award-winning Bubble collection proves that pearls are no longer matronly but modern and marvelous.

Bulgari Fioreva bracelet in white gold with diamonds; $36,300. Photo: Courtesy of Bulgari

11. For the woman who favors blossoms, Bulgari‘s new Fioreva collection, which includes this white-gold bracelet with diamonds, as well as petal-perfect rings and necklaces, features graphic blooms that will last forever.

David Webb earrings in cabochon coral, coral drops, brilliant-cut diamonds, white enamel, 18K gold, and platinum; $68,000. Photo: Courtesy of David Webb

12. Channel the glamour of old-world Hollywood with these bold coral earrings by the quintessential American jeweler David Webb, whose meticulously crafted pieces have been favored by movie stars and socialites since 1948.

De Beers Cupid ring in 18K gold and white diamonds; price upon request. Photo: Courtesy of De Beers

13. The union of two lovers is represented in De Beers‘s dazzling Cupid ring, which features rows of entwined princess- and marquise-cut diamonds. The dramatic pointed edges echo the diamond-tipped ends of the god of desire’s arrows.

Cover: Fleur éternelle ring from the Nature Triomphante High Jewellry collection, with natural petals set with a 3.99 ct cushion rubellite, paved pink and yellow sapphires, pistils pink sapphires, on titanium and pink gold. Price upon request.
Photo: Courtesy of Boucheron


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