THE GEM OF THE SUN

The peridot is one of the most mysterious of all gems. Records indicate that the old days, the Egyptians found a green stone on an island in the Red Sea – calling it “the gem of the sun”. The legend said that this island was infested with snakes, which made difficult its extraction. Another curious …






“L’Arche de Noé” by VC&A

Van Cleef & Arpels presents its new High Jewellery collection – “L’Arche de Noé racontée par Van Cleef & Arpels” – during the month of September with an exhibition open to the public and free at the Hotel d’Evreux. Graceful giraffes, mischievous monkeys, colorful parrots, and tenderly united penguins … The whole animal kingdom is invited …