Pascale Monvoisin Necklaces
When we asked Pascale Monvoisin about what influences her designs, she said, I connect with the classy bohemian à la French Riviera of the '70s like Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg, who both had a ritzy casualness. Handmade from 9-karat gold, this 'Debbie N°1' necklace is strung with 3.34-carats of speckled turquoise. Wear yours day or night.
Pascale Monvoisin's unique designs take up to three months to create. Cast from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Sagan' necklace is strung with a bakelite tusk that's topped with the designer's favorite stone, turquoise. Stow a miniature keepsake inside the locket-inspired pendant.
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 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.
Everyone from Patti Smith and Bob Dylan, to artists Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg inspire Pascale Monvoisin. Handmade by French artisans, this 9-karat rose gold 'Sunday' necklace is strung with a black bakelite tusk-shaped charm with little oval cutouts. Complement yours with plunging necklines.
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.
Pascale Monvoisin describes each of her pieces as a little lucky treasure, something you would cherish. Handcrafted in France from 9-karat rose gold and silver, this 'Montauk N°1' necklace is strung with three polished white bakelite charms inlaid with turquoise – the designer's favorite stone. Layer it with other bohemian pieces from the collection.
Fine jewelry designer Pascale Monvoisin told us her work is influenced by the artistic and musical movements in the '60s - think Patti Smith and Bob Dylan. Part of her latest collection, this 'L'amour' necklace is handcrafted from hammered 9-karat gold and strung with a crystal pendant encrusted with the word 'Love' in French. Complement the long length with plunging necklines.
Inspired by vintage jewelry, Pascale Monvoisin told us I love the idea of taking something from the past and bringing into the now. Handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this delicate 'Lara N°1' necklace is strung with 3.34-carats of vibrant turquoise – the designer's favorite gemstone. Adjust the length to suit your neckline.