While fashion houses developing their own fine jewellery ranges are by no means a new phenomenon (Chanel started in the ’90s, for example), over the past five years or so, more maisons have been increasingly moving into the haute joaillerie sphere – think Gucci, Prada and Brunello Cucinelli.
Expect more of Saint Laurent’s signature sleek glamour in the newly established fine jewellery range, now upgraded with gold, diamonds and other precious materials.
Fashion fiends now have even more reason to rejoice, with Saint Laurent being the latest fashion player entering the fine jewellery game with its first collection comprising of bracelets, cuffs, necklaces and earrings, all infused with the clean, linear sophistication that’s synonymous with the maison.
The main difference from the maison’s existing costume jewellery range? Creative director Anthony Vaccarello had carefully selected gold, diamonds and other precious materials as the foundation for this inaugural fine jewellery outing. The range is now available at select flagship stores worldwide – in Singapore, it’s exclusively stocked at Saint Laurent’s Marina Bay Sands store.
Below, a round-up of our favourite pieces from the collection: