Pascale Monvoisin Diamond Jewellery
Pascale Monvoisin approaches design as an artist paints a masterpiece - the nuanced touches and imperfections are all part of the beauty. This single 'Montauk' earring is made from 9-karat rose gold inlaid with a lustrous moonstone that's hand-chosen by the designer. It's centered with a cluster of sparkling diamonds.
I like to think of the jewel as a little lucky treasure, something you would cherish, says Pascale Monvoisin of her designs. Hand-cast from polished 9-karat rose gold, this 'Bowie' ring is set with a 1.60-carat bakelite stone and 0.19-carat diamond cross. Stack yours with similar pieces.
Pascale Monvoisin believes beauty is born in irregularity, imperfect symmetry, and the mark of the human hand. Made from 9-karat gold, this 'Adele N°1' ring is encrusted with 0.04-carats of shimmering diamonds in geometric sterling silver settings – every stone was individually selected by the designer herself. Complement the antique feel with the coordinating earring from the collection.
Pascale Monvoisin's handcrafted 'Orso N°1' bracelet is set with a 2.40-carat turquoise and a single 0.09-carat diamond. We like how the 9-karat rose gold is lightly hammered for a vintage feel.
Fine jewelry designer Pascale Monvoisin often travels to far-flung destinations to hand-select her stones, so no two pieces will be the same. Strung on a 9-karat rose gold chain, this 'Moon N°1' necklace has a 0.25-carat crystal pendant that's dotted with 0.02-carats of glistening diamonds mounted in a 9-karat yellow gold setting. Wear yours solo or layered with similar styles from the collection.
Pascale Monvoisin is continually inspired by the elegant bohemia of '70s style icons. Handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Cauri N°2' earring is strung with a 0.53-carat shell-shaped onyx that's encrusted with a single 0.01-carat diamond. Wear yours solo or stacked along the lobe with smaller studs.
Pascale Monvoisin is constantly sourcing inspiration from the many art galleries she visits, as well as bustle of everyday life. Handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Orso N°2' necklace is strung with a 1.50-carat turquoise pendant that has a 0.03-carats diamond at its center. Don't play it safe when it comes to styling - the designer says the bold hue looks just as beautiful with patterns and colors.
It takes Pascale Monvoisin about three months to transform each piece from an original sketch to the final product, but the designer has a vivid image of what it will look like before she even finishes drawing. Handcrafted in France from 9-karat rose gold, this necklace is strung with tiny sterling silver beads and a trio of bakelite pendants featuring 0.04-carats of sparkling diamonds. Layer yours with similar designs.
The artistic and musical movements in '60s New York were a true revelation to me, says Pascale Monvoisin of her inspiration. Lovingly handcrafted by skilled artisans, this rose gold 'Bowie N°2' ring is tipped with white bakelite surrounding 0.036-carats of diamonds. Wear it solo or stacked with this style from the same collection.
When creating her jewelry, Pascale Monvoisin is often inspired by muses Patti Smith, Romy Schneider and Lauren Hutton. Handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this elegant ring is set with milky bakelite and centered with 0.01-carats of sparkling diamonds. The bohemian zigzag detailing around the edge is a design hallmark.
When we asked Pascale Monvoisin about her favorite pieces, she immediately named this 'Garance N°2' bracelet - It took me 3 months between the first sketch and the final piece to create. Handmade from 9-karat gold, it's has a black bakelite center that's encrusted with 0.97-carats of glittering diamonds set in sterling silver. It's simple and elegant enough for any occasion.
Some of Pascale Monvoisin's earliest memories subconsciously sparked her passion for design - she recalls watching her grandmother sew beautiful gowns and the clink of her mother's jewelry. This 9-karat rose gold 'Montauk' ring is embellished with a milky moonstone and 0.01-carats of tiny diamonds, all unevenly set to mark the hands of the artisan.
For Pascale Monvoisin, beautiful jewelry is the result of irregularity and the mark of the human hand. Crafted from 9-karat gold, this dainty 'Adele' bracelet is frosted with rose and rough-cut diamonds nestled in silver. The delicate lines of this piece make it perfect for stacking. -- Diamonds, total weight: 0.054-carats - Hook fastening - NET-A-PORTER.COM is a certified member of the Responsible Jewellery Council
Pascale Monvoisin has always had an admiration for antique jewelry so it seems fitting that her designs are influenced by vintage styles but have a modern touch. Handmade from 9-karat gold and sterling silver, this single 'Adele N°3' earring is illuminated with 0.09-carats of diamonds. We love how it's hinged at the center to gently sway and catch the light as you move.
I like to think of the jewel as a little lucky treasure, something you would cherish, says Pascale Monvoisin of her designs. Part of the Spring '17 collection, this 'Bowie' bracelet is hand-cast from 9-karat rose gold that's lightly hammered for a vintage feel. It's centered with 0.08-carats of glistening diamonds that form an infinity symbol against the 0.68-carat bakelite base.
It can take up to three months to craft one of Pascale Monvoisin's handmade pieces – once the first model is created, the designer pours over its details to ensure it's up to her standards. Inspired by David Bowie, this 9-karat rose gold ring has a black bakelite center that's encrusted with 0.664-carats of diamonds mounted in a sterling silver setting for such a beautiful contrast.
Pascale Monvoisin says that creating objects with her hands is a vital need - before launching her namesake label, she painted, sculpted art and even made furniture. Handcrafted from 9-karat gold, this single earring is strung with a 0.25-carat crystal pendant that's encrusted with 0.02-carats of sparkling diamonds. Wear it with a stud in the other ear for a cool contrast.
Pascale Monvoisin's bracelet is set with a beautiful 1.22-carat turquoise - the designer regularly flies to Jaipur where she hand-selects each stone used in her collections. Handcrafted from 9-karat rose gold, this dainty design is centered with 0.02-carats of glittering diamonds. Wear yours solo or stacked with similar pieces.
Pascale Monvoisin tells us she starts her design process with research drawings and 2D sketches that can take her up to three months to complete. Handcrafted from 9-karat rose gold and sterling silver, this dainty 'Montauk' bracelet is centered with smooth bakelite that's illuminated by 0.01-carats of glistening diamonds. We love how it can also be worn as an anklet.
Pascale Monvoisin is inspired by ancient jewels - the designer travels to Jaipur to hand-select the gemstones she uses for each piece. Made entirely by hand from a 9-karat gold and sterling silver, this 'Adele' necklace is strung with 0.12-carats of white and gray diamonds that sit against your décolletage. Adjust the length to suit any neckline.
Pascale Monvoisin draws inspiration from all aspects of her life - she spends her time traveling across the globe, visiting art exhibits and antique shops along the way. Handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Cauri N°2' necklace features a shell pendant carved from 0.53-carats of glossy onyx that's inlaid with a dainty 0.01-carat diamond. We'll be wearing ours along with the matching earring.
I had this crave of creating, I started with painting, carving, then, bit by bit I shaped my own jewelry, explains Pascale Monvoisin of her creative journey. Hand-cast from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Orso N°1' bracelet is set with a 2.26-carat labradorite and a natural, uncut polki diamond, totaling 0.08-carats. Wear yours stacked with other pieces from the collection.
Pascale Monvoisin has an affinity for the French Riviera in the '70s, name-checking Jane Birkin, Serge Gainsbourg and Romy Schneider as inspirations. This dainty 'Cauri' bracelet is skilfully crafted by hand from delicate 9-karat gold and frosted with 0.014-carats of glistening diamonds in the teeth of a porcelain shell.
Parisian designer Pascale Monvoisin has always been drawn to antique jewelry - the first piece she ever bought was a vintage ring from a flea market. Slightly burnished, this hoop earring is handmade from 9-karat gold and silver and set with diamonds. Layer yours with another single style.
I learn with my own hands; I have to touch the material, to feel it, to achieve the design that I feel is true to me, Pascale Monvoisin told us. Entirely handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Bowie N°1' ring is accented with 0.014-carats of diamonds encased in black bakelite.