Let the glitz and glamour roll out; it’s Oscars week in Los Angeles! Kicking off the eagerly anticipated celebrations, Vogue100 and Joopiter gathered mates in movie and style folks to honor American jewellery designer Lorraine Schwartz’s unique exhibition, A Journey By Gems.
Based by Pharrell Williams, Joopiter is a world digital-first public sale home, and this debut excessive jewellery partnership with Schwartz set the bar excessive. The curation options an beautiful collection of the world’s rarest stones and one-of-a-kind creations commissioned all through Schwartz’s profession. Over the previous a long time, the jewels have adorned essentially the most well-known faces and necks on the earth, from Elizabeth Taylor to Kim Kardashian. Such clientele has cemented Schwartz’s place in style historical past.
“I used to be fortunate sufficient to fulfill Pharrell over 20 years in the past, and we’ve constructed an unbelievable friendship by a mutual appreciation for essentially the most beautiful and distinctive gems on the earth,” Schwartz mentioned. “To me, A Journey By Gems isn’t solely a curation of the best bespoke excessive jewellery obtainable now but additionally the story of our journey and relationship as advised by gems. I’m excited to accomplice with Joopiter for this once-in-a-lifetime sale, bringing entry to those gems and their provenance to a world viewers.”
Friends throughout industries, together with musical matriarch Tina Knowles, supermodel Heidi Klum along with her beau Milan Blagojevic, stylists Marni Senofonte and Brad Goreski, actress Ellen Pompeo and her husband Chris Ivery, had been all welcomed to Caviar Kaspia’s west coast outpost with glasses of bubbly. The open-air restaurant was dressed to the nines in beautiful florals by none aside from Jeff Leatham. For one evening solely, the personal eating room adorned with bougainvillea flowers was remodeled into a non-public excessive jewellery atelier for friends to find the dear archival items.
After all, the signature Caviar Kaspia baked potato was an instantaneous crowd-pleaser, as was the smoked salmon blinis topped with crème fraîche. Following the decadent dinner, longtime good friend and muse Klum acquired the celebration began because the JusSkye turned up the tunes. Quickly everybody joined her on the dance ground. For sure, Schwartz is aware of find out how to host a wonderful celebration.