Saturday, June 28, 2014

Turn Heads with Roberto Coin

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:23:33 PM in Roberto Coin (29)

Roberto Coin has been known in the luxury jewelry world as a genius. And his designs speak of him too in that manner and with those words. Roberto Coin, the man and the company, has been an innovator since 1977. One of his most memorable contributions was the pioneering of the use of three-color gold in 1978. 
Roberto Coin is a master of shapes made of precious metals and stones and how they adorn the human body. With forward-thinking design and artisanal craftsmanship, Roberto Coin has muddled the lines that separate timeless and modern designs. One thing that didn’t change though as Roberto Coin continuously reinvents himself to evolve the brand is that he places a hidden 0.3 carat ruby in every piece – ruby is known to bring luck. 
For Roberto Coin pieces that make heads turn and eyes pop out, visit Schwarzschild’s at Short Pump Town Center. 

Pandora: Open the Box, Open it

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:22:06 PM in Pandora (22)

Pandora has been a well-known jewelry brand that enables women to be more original with their vast collection of choices. Pandora offers hand-crated, eye-catching, easy-to-wear, and modifiable jewelry. It is said that Pandora is a treasury full of gift ideas for all women to wear for all occasions. And the good thing about Pandora is that it offers the wearer the chance to be unique as she can match pieces to her style and combine pieces to match her mood and the occasion. Pandora jewelry ranges from charms, bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, necklaces and pendants. These jewelry types have many models and variations to choose from that it truly can make a woman be more uniquely beautiful. 
To find Pandora pieces for you or for your friend, you can visit Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town. 

The Raymond Weil Freedom

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:20:49 PM in Raymond Weil (23)

Raymond Weil has been known to create elegant timepieces for fashion-forward individuals. Raymond Weil had done it again when it unveiled its Freelancer line. As a company that is one of the last independent watchmakers in Switzerland, this line truly reflects the company’s heritage and how it operates. The name characterizes the whole collection that in a constant mode of reinterpreting itself free from constraints – hence the name. This range has been created to honor the free spirits who are in control of their own destinies. The Freelancer has been out since 2007 and since then, it has never stopped evolving while keeping its strengths and never losing sight of its own soul.
If you are a free-spirited person and this piece speaks to you, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Alverser Drive to see more what Raymond Weil can offer. 

More of Mikimoto

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:18:24 PM in A. Jaffe (25)

Mikimoto is pearls and pearls are Mikimoto. This is the passion that Mikimoto, the company and of course the founder, has for pearls. It is known the Kokichi Mikimoto said at one time that his dream was to grace the necks of all the women in the world with pearls. This same passion has never had stopped for even a single minute and one can see that in the new collections that Mikimoto has. 
In their new arrivals, Mikimoto has expectedly done it again. Mikimoto has brought out new designs such as the Lure Necklace, a Tanzanite Necklace, and the Autumn Ring among many beautiful others. The Autumn Ring is one captivating piece of work It uses the elegant Golden South Sea cultured pearl that emerges as it transitions to autumn. Yellow and orange gemstones that are accented by diamonds can be seen in the ring that holds the pearl. 
To see more of Mikimoto beauties, visit Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive. 

Metalsmiths Sterling: Be Unique

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:17:14 PM in Metalsmiths Sterling (21)

The goal of Metalsmiths Sterling has been and always will be providing handcrafted jewelry with a world-class quality in trend-setting designs that come in affordable prices. Metalsmiths Sterling pieces have always appealed to every woman with their modern designs that are executive in an artisanal fashion. Blending classic inspired designs with a modern twist, Metalsmiths Sterling has had success in creating 30 exclusive design collections that is comprised of more than 800 different pieces – a testament to the creativity and hard work. Metalsmiths Sterling has also been known to use unusual stones in unique cuts in their pieces. This gives the wearer, a very discerning woman, a strong sense of being a special individual.
Check out Metalsmiths Sterling pieces at Schwarzschild’s in Carry Town. 

Look Good, Live in Tune

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:12:11 PM in Philip Stein (20)

A Philip Stein timepiece isn’t just a beautiful timepiece. It is so much more than that. Each Philip Stein piece is embedded with a natural well-being technology that is believed to make the wearers live in tune with natural frequencies and can affect their overall wellbeing positively. But this doesn’t take away anything from the pieces as well because the pieces look stunning. They come in very contemporary and sophisticated designs. Philip Stein Ladies’ watches come in comfortable interchangeable straps and a distinctive dual time zone functionality. One can argue that Philip Stein has it all figured out – the look, the quality, the function and a good overall wellbeing. Isn’t that a good life to live?
Philip Stein pieces are available at Schwarzschild’s at Short Pump Town Center. 

Memories Held Beautifully

Posted by Schwarzschild at 1:10:50 PM in Memoire (23)

The memories we hold are valuable. That is why it is just proper for inanimate objects that help us remember and hold them dearly to be durable enough to last us a lifetime and even more. This is what Mémoire offers. This company offers jewelry that range from engagement rings, wedding bands and other fine jewelry collections. Mémoire pieces are both durable and beautiful. The look itself strikes a chord that rings between timeless elegance and modern sensibility. Mémoire jewelry pieces are also durable enough to be passed on to the next generation as heirlooms. This is done by the perfect execution of making classy imaginative designs appear in the real world. Truly, Mémoire pieces are pieces that are worthy enough to hold the most valuable memories of your life.
Mémoire jewelry is available at Schwarzschild’s at Short Pump Town Center. 

Saturday, June 21, 2014

At Last, No Gaps!

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:59:11 PM in Martin Flyer (24)

Since 1945, Martin Flyer has made a name for itself in the jewelry industry. It has been the passion for providing the highest quality products in competitive prices with first class services that helped the family-owned business propel its way to the top. In 2006, Martin Flyer began another chapter of its already colorful career as the company introduced the FlyerFit engagement rings and wedding bands. These rings and bands set fit together perfectly. This unique system eliminates the annoying “gap” that usually exists between the two rings. This technology offers a functional solution for couples everywhere. FlyerFit rings are all handcrafted using the finest raw materials. There are currently five different collections under the FlyerFit umbrella: Classic, Vintage, For Him, Simplicity and Perfected.
To catch more of what FlyerFit offers, come and see them up close only at Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive. 

The Omega Choice

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:57:46 PM in Omega (26)

There is arguably no other watch brand that is more recognizable than Omega. Omega has been the first choice for those who value precision and durability without sacrificing style. Britain’s Royal Flying Corps made the Omega choice in 1917. Omega watches became its official timekeepers for its combat units. In 1918, the American army followed suit. NASA also made the Omega choice and an Omega became the first watch on the Moon in 1969. And no less than the Olympics have Omega as its official timekeeping device since 1932. There is really no wonder why Omega is the most recognizable watch brand in the world. It has been worn by figures both in fiction and in real life such as James Bond, John F. Kennedy, Prince William and Buzz Aldrin. They all made the Omega choice. 
To see which Omega pieces that fit your current collection, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town.

Everyday Luxury by Marco Bicego

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:55:35 PM in Marco Bicego (31)

Marco Bicego has been a well-sought-out brand since its appearance in the luxury market in the year 2000. Marco Bicego, the brand, lies on the shoulders of its creative genius of a founder with the same name. The brand has been known for its bringing pieces of everyday luxury to the world. Marco Bicego pieces can be worn both the day and at night. Each Marco Bicego piece is handcrafted in Italy as it captures simple, unique and artesian qualities. Designs are inspired by architecture and history that have been given the Marco Bicego modern twist. This makes Marco Bicego piece shine with timeless beauty. 
Marco Bicego offers many collections that you can choose from. To see Marco Bicego pieces up close, visit us at Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive. 

Konstantino for You

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:51:06 PM in Konstantino (28)

When a jewelry connoisseur thinks of Modern Greek jewelry, he or she thinks of only one brand and that is Konstantino. Konstantino offers a plethora of unique designs with undeniable masterful artisanship. Every Konstantino piece is individually crafted by hand in Athens. Konstantino draw inspiration from architecture, art, and Greek mythology for designs. This masterful mix of genius concept and artisanal craftsmanship is apparent in collections such as Nykta. The Nykta collection is inspired by the mystic and magic of the Mediterranean night. Nyta features a combination of the deep dark skies using black onyx and the bright stars with pearls. 
To see more of what the design genius and artisanal craftsmanship of Konstantino has in stores for you, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town. It will be hard to leave empty handed. 

Straight To and From the Silver Screen

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:49:49 PM in Hamilton Watch (29)

The Hamilton Watch Company has a long and storied 120-year history. Hamilton Watch has had a pioneering role in the worlds of aviation, cinema, electric and digital technology. These experiences have helped shaped the Hamilton Watch Collection. As a movie brand, Hamilton Watch is in constant working relationships with directors, prop masters, costume designers and technical staff in designing models that fit actors and the movie’s script perfectly. One recent example of this is the Khaki Twilight. This model was created to cater to the needs of the film, I AM LEGEND. The model integrates the function of a countdown to the beginning and end of twilight. 
To discover more of what the Hamilton Watch Company offers, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town.

One of a kind

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:48:12 PM in Kirk Kara (30)

Kirk Kara has always delivered class. The company does this not by just merely reproducing classic designs. The company, its artists and artisans reimagine these designs and creates vintage inspired masterpieces that transcend class from one generation to another. Every Kirk Kara piece is crafted by hand. Every piece is one of a kind, just like your significant other. No two pieces are identical and your one-of-a-kind Kirk Kara ring slides perfectly onto her finger. Kirk Kara has always been a company that commits itself to the highest of standards. These standards are not just evident in their products but also in their social and environmental responsibility policies and activities. You can always be worry free when purchasing your Kirk Kara pieces as Kirk Kara uses 100% conflict free diamonds. 
For your Kirk Kara pieces, visit Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive. 

The Judith Ripka Signature

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:45:38 PM in Judith Ripka (22)

Judith Ripka Essentials has been a go-to brand for jewelry that combines luxury and everyday elegance. Judith Ripka only uses the finest diamonds, colored precious gemstones, pearls and unique stones that are sourced throughout the world by the designer herself. Judith Ripka jewelry is most recognized for a distinctive 18k Gold with matte finish and the one-of-a-kind interpretation of colored gemstones and rare diamonds. Judith Ripka makes use of rich texturing like berge, rope twists and beading to add dimension and interest to her designs. Also, the lobster claw closure has been a focal point and a classic design feature for Judith Ripka. These techniques mixed with custom stone cuts, the barely visible heart detail, and gallery form signature details that makes a  Judith Ripka a Judith Ripka
Visit Schwarzschild’s at Short Pump Town Center for your Judith Ripka Essentials pieces. 

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Instruments for Professionals that is 100% Swiss Made

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:43:11 PM in Breitling (27)

As a specialist of technical watches, Breitling has had crucial roles in the development of the wrist chronograph and in the conquest of the skies. Operating since 1884, this family-owned business is also one of the last independent Swiss watch brands. 
Breitling watches are not just mere watches. They are timekeeping instruments made for professionals that require durability and accuracy without compromising style. Breitling is best known for precision-made chronometers that prove useful to aviators. Breitling has a major part in the boom of commercial flight. Breitling’s onboard chronographs became standard aviation equipment. They first appeared on propeller-driven planes and later utilized in jet aircrafts of various manufacturers used by different airline companies. 
Breitling is the world’s only major watch brand that equips all of its models with chronometer-certified movements. It is also one of the few companies to make their own mechanical chronograph movement in-house.  
See Breitling pieces up close. Visit Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive for the Breitling instrument that suits you. 

Essence of the Earth

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:42:21 PM in John Hardy (29)

Uniqueness is hard to come by these days. But one brand that has truly achieved this is John Hardy. By using traditional Balinese jewelry making techniques to make modern pieces, John Hardy has etched his name in the luxury jewelry industry as one of the most unique producers. John Hardy takes its inspiration from the essence of the earth. Designers’ concepts are brought to life by skilled craftsmen who shape pieces with their own hands. John Hardy wants to be known as a green company as it makes daily strides in making its process greener with respect to the environment and people. These inspirations are very apparent in John Hardy collections like Bamboo, Cinta, Kali and Naga, amongst others. 
To see which John Hardy pieces you’d like to take home with you, visit Schwarzschild’s in Carry Town. 

Just the Best

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:41:04 PM in Hearts on Fire (30)

Only less than a tenth of one percent of the world’s diamonds can become Hearts On Fire Diamonds. This is the standard that the company lives by and makes them the possessor of some of the best diamonds in the world. Hearts On Fire diamonds are the only diamonds in the world whose deemed to be perfectly cut every single time. How does the company achieve it? 
Each of these diamonds are crafted by hand; from the selection to the cutting itself. Hearts On Fire entrusts this delicate responsibility to less than 400 master craftsmen who utilize a diamond cutting formula unbeknownst to other diamond brand in the world. Hearts On Fire cut and polish diamonds at 100x magnification at 10x the industry standard. 
To catch more of Hearts On Fire and see how they make perfect moments even more so, visit Schwarzschild’s in Short Pump Town Center. 

The Classima

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:39:32 PM in Baume & Mercier (23)

Everybody knows that the Swiss are one of the bests, if not the best, in watchmaking. This is because of companies such as Baume & Mercier that only accept perfection and stick to manufacturing pieces of the highest quality. 
One collection that caught and continues to catch the eyes of enthusiast is the Baume & Mercier Classima Collection. This collection is inspired by the an older Baume & Mercier model – an ultra-thin white gold watch, powered by a self-winding micro-rotor movement, that was launched in 1965. 
The Classima Collection offers watch connoisseurs and enthusiasts a minimalistic look that evokes finesse. It’s extremely pure case combines straight lugs with a guilloché silver-colored dial. The timepiece makes use of roman numerals and slim indexes to keep the minimal theme. The Classima model is also available in other forms.
To see more of the Classima Collection, please visit Schwarzschild’s in Alverser Drive. 

Exciting Design Innovations

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:38:00 PM in David Yurman (31)

David Yurman is an innovating brand. The company is the first major jeweler to have set diamonds in silver – Silver Ice is what they call it. This design helped made help people see diamonds as everyday luxury. In the company’s men’s division, David Yurman includes non-traditional materials in his designs like titanium, carbon fiber, and meteorite. 
The cable bracelet, a twisted helix adorned with gemstones no its end caps, is became David Yurman’s signature piece. This was introduced in 1982 and became iconic and synonymous to the David Yurman name. He deemed this and all related designs as “Renaissance”. This cable design evolved to connect all David Yurman collections. 
To see more of what the David Yurman excitement is all about, you can visit Schwarzschild’s in Short Pump Town Center. 

Make Your Search Easier

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:31:41 PM in Christopher Designs (25)

It is said that it is pretty hard to find the right engagement ring for your perfect someone. This is true. But the search is made easier thanks to top of the line producers like Christopher Designs. 
Christopher Designs offers unique pieces that are classic and have timeless appeal. Unlike any other, Christopher Designs pieces are extremely popular with both traditional and modern minded brides to be. Using a wide range of different diamond cuts for center stones, Christopher Designs engagement rings look very unique just like your special someone. 
Christopher Designs does this by combining classic jewelry training and state of the art modern technology. Each stone that is cut and every setting that is cast in the company’s New York City factory is personally inspected by Christopher Slowinski, the founder, himself. 
To make your engagement ring search easier, visit Schwarzschild’s in Alverser Drive. 

Since 1891, Accuracy Under Adverse Conditions

Posted by Schwarzschild at 12:29:29 PM in Ball (25)

Ball Watch has a rich history of accurate timekeeping under adverse conditions. The founder, Webb C. Ball, helped in the establishment of precision standards and a reliable timepiece inspection system for Railroad Watches. This was just right after the infamous collision between Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railways at Kipton, Ohio. The collision was said to have occurred because an engineer’s watch had stopped unnoticed for about 5 minutes. 
Webb C. Ball helped develop the specifications for watches in railroad service and his mission to provide accurate timepieces that can function in adverse conditions didn’t stop there. Ball Watch continued to make pieces that function from the deep blue ocean to outer space. 
Ball Watches don’t just let you function in adverse conditions. They also allow you to continue looking good under such conditions. 
If you have an active lifestyle and Ball Watch pieces suit you, come get them at Schwarzschild’s in Carry Town. 

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Pearl Passion

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:51:27 PM in Yvel (21)

Yvel, as big as it is now, has a somewhat modest beginning. One can say that it all started out on a mattress where the husband and wife team of Orna and Isaac Levy (Yvel is Levy spelled backwards) combined their passions and unique skills to create a beautiful pearl necklace. That moment was the Eureka moment and Yvel was born. It took the couple an initial investment of $2000 and of course hard work and devotion to their artistic vision of pearls. From there the duo went worldwide and from a two person team, the company grew to a design center manned by 120 people in the center of Jerusalem. From a husband and wife team, Yvel became a winner not just once but an impressively seven times as the ‘best in pearl design’ through the years. 
To see which pieces fit you, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town. 

Wellendorff Cold Enamel

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:50:05 PM in Wellendorf (21)

The genius of Wellendorff is drawn from many sources of inspiration – engineering, art, history, literature and so much more. It is through the love of these that Wellendorff has reached and stayed on the pedestal that is on today. Wellendorff is a brand that is known for its innovative designs spanning for 120 years. Wellendorff mixes pure creativity with impeccable engineering and craftsmanship to produce pieces that constantly push boundaries. This is very apparent in the transparent cold enamel technique that Wellendorff developed in their ateliers. This technique brings about the impeccable beauty, brilliance and clarity in its colors. A jewelry that has went through this process is embellished with up to three levels of engraving that helps the material further in conjuring a subtle kaleidoscopic effect of light with the sparkling of colors. This process also allows the cold enamel to follow the stretching of gold and withstand extreme strain. This makes jewelry impact-proof and shock-proof; perfect for our modern daily lives.
To see Wellendorff pieces with cold enamel, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Short Pump Town Center. 

Innovation by Tradition

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:48:49 PM in Tissot (27)

The Swiss are known for their expertise in watchmaking. One Swiss brand that has stood the test of time is Tissot. It has been manufacturing watches since 1853 in Le Locle, Switzerland. In the same year, Tissot introduced the first mass-produced pocket watch and the first pocket watch with two time zones. Tissot’s signature is “Innovation by Tradition” and the brand is exactly that. Since its first year of operations, it had innovations on its sights and it delivered. Its leadership in innovation helped developed more high-tech products, special materials and advanced functionality. But it doesn’t mean that excellence should always be priced too high. Tissot also makes a big commitment to making the excellent more accessible to people. Tissot pieces have been known for their accuracy and are widely used in sports timekeeping. Some examples of sports event that Tissot supports are FIBA, AFL, and MotoGP.
To browse through Tissot pieces up close, visit us at Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town. 

70 Years of Perfection

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:47:41 PM in Suna Brothers (22)

With 70 years in the business, Suna Bros. has made its mark in the luxury market as one of the most sought out jewelry makers. With its uniquely Suna designs executed in precise craftsmanship, Suna pieces have always delivered pieces that are soon to be classics. Suna Bros. has achieved this by employing both traditional and modern techniques. With the right amount of attention to scale, balance and detail, each Suna Bros piece exhibit graceful symmetry. Also, every stone is selected by hand to be matched together to maximize the brilliance and beauty of the piece. Each stone is also cut beneath with a pyramid shaped opening to allow light to reach the stone optimizing its beauty. Every piece undergoes a painstaking process to complete, from design to assembly. This is why Suna Bros. continues to stand tall until this day. It is this uncompromising spirit that makes them one of the most sought out jewelry makers in the world. 
To see pieces from Suna Bros., visit us at Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive. 

The Slane Charm

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:46:03 PM in Slane (22)

Because of their love for nature, architecture, history and the arts, sisters Heath and Landon Slane were inspired to design jewelry in 1997. The Slane designs started in sterling silver in the belief that sterling silver jewelry should be passed from generation to generation as heirlooms from mother to daughter. With modern designs and a new heritage that builds upon a rich history, each Slane design will become an heirloom in the future. Slane designs draw their inspiration from historical references architecture and everyday beauty found in everyday objects. These designs are hand-cast, hand assembled and hand-finished. Every Slane piece has its own characteristics as it is unique. Slane pieces are also quite connected and can be mixed and matched by a Slane collector to tell her own story. Slane is also very committed to sustainability. Slane uses recycled sterling silver and recycled 18-karat gold for production. 
To see what the Slane charm all about is, visit us at Schwarzschild's at Carry Town. 

A Unique View Begets Unique Pieces

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:44:00 PM in Charles Krypell (30)

Charles Krypell is known for his sculptural approach to his jewelry. He also doesn’t just design individual pieces. He treats his jewelry like art (and properly so) and he instead design collections that customers can enjoy wearing, build upon and end up as heirlooms. Charles Krypell makes jewelries not just to satisfy his own artistic desires. He also has the customers at heart. With the understanding the customers don’t want to just wear his jewelries just to where them but people want to feel important wearing them, Charles Krypell sets forth to achieve this and even surpass it. He goes further by saying that designers can also fly by night and just get lucky. But collectors see the beauty and themes of the pieces and understand that it is not about just owning a piece, collectors want to own the whole ensemble. This unique viewpoint in cultivating collectors got Charles Krypell where he is today where he deserves as he gives collector what they do too. 
To see which pieces make your Charles Krypell ensemble, visit us at Schwarzschild’s on Alverser Drive. 

For Those Who Want the Best

Posted by Schwarzschild at 3:42:22 PM in A. Jaffe (25)

As one of the only 19th Century jewelers still active in New York, A.Jaffe continuous to uphold old world craftsmanship and the highest standards of diamond selection. It is also one of the most respected brands when it comes to being able to continuously contribute to the evolution of American engagement ring. A.Jaffe is credited to have made some of the first luxury solitaire and multi-stone engagement rings that were sold in the United States. Today, A.Jaffe remains as an exclusive bridal brand that is only distributed by the best of America’s jewelers who carry the highest standards of taste and business practice. This is also a highlight to the commitment of constantly providing the best to its customers. Every A.Jaffe diamond is exclusively sourced from the finest diamond mines in the world. They are matched perfectly to a setting that brings more beauty out of a diamond. And as your loved one is special, A.Jaffe makes customization a priority.
For those who do not know compromise, there is one brand that doesn’t know it too. For your A.Jaffe diamonds, visit Schwarzschild’s at Carry Town. 


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