Cannes You Believe These Red Carpet–Ready Rings From De Grisogono?

It’s easy to assume that a certain Swiss jeweler has the market cornered on all things Cannes Film Festival, but the annual event’s red carpets also serve as a backdrop for an arc-en-ciel of emeralds, rubies, and diamonds from plenty of other big-name luxury jewelry companies. Including another Geneva-based watch and jewelry maison, one that’s well-known to jewelry professionals: de Grisogono. (Read JCK’s report on the company’s recent leadership changes here.)

When it comes to Cannes, de Grisogono has lots of skin in the game. Make that exquisite skin, à la the world’s most beautiful models and actresses, from Alessandra Ambrosio and Naomi Campbell to Praya Lundberg.

Praya Lundberg in de Grisogono
Praya Lundberg wearing de Grisogono jewels on the 2018 Cannes red carpet. The Thai/Swedish actress/model is also Southeast Asia’s first UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador (photo via: @degrisogono).
Naomi Campbell in de Grisogono
Naomi Campbell shines on the 2018 Cannes red carpet in de Grisogono emerald and diamond earrings (photo via: @degrisogono).
Alessandra Ambrosio in de Grisogono
Alessandra Ambrosio on the 2018 Cannes red carpet wearing a de Grisogono suite of emeralds, diamonds, and onyx (photo via: @degrisogono).

Cannes 2019, which begins May 14, marks de Grisogono’s 17th year participating in the glamorous festivities in the south of France. The jeweler will be unveiling a special Haute Joaillerie collection in tribute to the tradition of Technicolor films and the legends of Old Hollywood.

Inspired by Technicolor, with an emphasis on the primary hues reflected in the finest rubies, sapphires, and emeralds, the collection also incorporates the maison’s affinity for volume, impactful color combinations, and chiaroscuro effects.

Five rings have been released ahead of the festival to allow fans, followers, and the jewelry trade a sneak peek of the grandeur to come.

All prices on request.

de Grisogono cabochon ruby diamond ring
Ring with 7.12 ct. round brilliant diamond, 15.7 cts. t.w. cabochon rubies, 16.5 cts. t.w. brilliant-cut rubies, and 2.75 cts. t.w. diamonds in 18k rose gold
de Grisogono sapphire ring
Ring with 16.89 ct. oval-cut blue sapphire, 4.05 cts. t.w. marquise-cut emeralds, 0.5 ct. t.w. pavé emeralds, 3.5 cts. t.w. marquise-cut diamonds, and 0.04 ct. t.w. pavé blue sapphires in 18k white gold
de Grisogono emerald ring
Ring with 11.6 ct. cushion-cut Colombian emerald and 11.3 cts. t.w. black diamonds in 18k white gold
de Grisogono yellow diamond ring
Ring with 5.77 ct. cushion-cut yellow diamond, 2.85 cts. t.w. yellow diamond baguettes, and 7.15 cts. t.w. black diamonds in 18k yellow gold


Top: Ring with 18.13 ct. Burmese cushion-cut ruby center stone, 45.11 cts. t.w. diamond briolettes, and 3.47 cts. t.w. round diamonds in 18k white gold

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