Bulgari’s new Mediterranea substantial jewelry selection is brimming with prime gemstones in joyful colours, celebrating summer season on the Mediterranean, the assortment of mainly just one-of-a-variety jewels is divided into a few sub-collections. The highlight of the initially, Southern Radiance, is the Mediterranean Muse necklace, centered by a 15.13-carat cushion shaped sapphire, surrounded by aquamarines and diamonds, made in a ribbon-like swirl of gold and diamonds, evoking the waves of the sea.
The Roman Splendor team pays homage the everlasting city’s many monuments and exclusive warm light-weight. It consists of the Roman Esedra sautoir, featuring a 68.88-carat emerald set in a pendant surrounded by more compact emeralds, amethyst and turquoise, on a yellow gold chain. It also options the Muse of Rome necklace, with a monumental 218.53-carat emerald.
East Meets West consists of the fiery Oriental Fantasy necklace, with 9 exceptional mandarin garnets totaling above 90 carats, paired with citrines, evoking the earthy hues of Northern African spice markets.
The Tribute to Venice necklace is a nod to the splendor of Venetian architecture, dominated by a 15.38-carat extravagant yellow diamond drop, surrounded by yellow and white diamonds and a cascade of diamond baguettes.
This being Bulgari, there had been a great deal of serpent-themed pieces, together with the Mediterranean Sapphire Serpenti necklace with 9 Sri Lankan sapphires totaling 40.81 carats. It is created to evoke snake scales crafted out of platinum and pavé diamonds, culminating in a spectacular tassel with 80 oval-shaped sapphire beads.
The Baroque Serpenti necklace is set with 7 emerald drops, all in irregular shapes, bordering a diamond and emerald human body built as two snakes fused with each other, a symbol of energy and empowerment. The selection was unveiled at a gala party in Venice in the presence of several celebrities and Bulgari ambassadors, together with Priyanka Chopra and Anne Hathaway. Bulgari suggests the jewels had been intended to symbolize “a journey by way of historical past, lifestyle and attractiveness,” an imaginary vacation across the Mediterranean Sea, layering the region’s arts, traditions and crafts into the styles. It blends Byzantine and Roman vibes, as effectively as references to the spices of North Africa and Southern Italian Baroque sumptuousness.