Festival of Brights: Lily Gabriella’s Sotheby’s Diamonds Earrings

Sotheby’s Diamonds, the legendary auction house’s retail ­jewelry division, recently tapped London-based Lily Gabriella Fine Jewellery to create a capsule collection using extraordinary diamonds sourced and cut by renowned diamantaire Diacore. Designer Lily Gabriella’s playful Holi earrings were ­inspired by the Hindu Holi festival of color and include twin fancy colored yellow diamonds. Gabriella says she willfully ignored the sky-high value of the gems when designing the earrings so as not to be unduly influenced by it. “I decided to create something that was modern and vibrant,” she says, “but would still make the stones really pop.” For the Fest Before Patti Wong, chair of Sotheby’s Diamonds, approached Gabriella to collaborate with the house, the designer had created an entire line inspired by the color-drenched Holi festival. “I think the pieces really appea

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