Pascale Monvoisin Ring For Women
With inspirations ranging from West Coast beach culture to the coasts of Africa to '60s and '70s New York, Pascale Monvoisin jewelry—the eponymous line of a former flight attendant—has an edgy, wanderlust vibe. By Pascale Monvoisin. Bronze, gold, diamond. 1.5" in diameter. Made in France.
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 finds inspiration for her jewelry in the artworks of Mark Rothko, Manolo Valdés and Alberto Giacometti. Handcrafted from 9-karat rose and yellow gold, her 'Montauk' ring has a bright turquoise center - the designer's favorite stone. Complement yours with a bracelet from the collection.
Pascale Monvoisin approaches fine jewelry the same way an artist would a masterpiece - her collections are all made by hand with an eye for the smallest details. This 'Montauk' ring is cast from 9-karat rose gold, inlaid with glossy bakelite and punctuated by 0.01-carats of glistening diamonds. Wear yours against a nude manicure, layering it with the moonstone version.
The first piece of jewelry Pascale Monvoisin ever bought was a ring found in a London flea market when she was 15. Handmade from 9-karat rose gold, this 'Sunday' design is set with 4.59-carats of iridescent moonstone that's cut in a floral design. Give yours as a gift to someone special - the gem is thought to have protective and healing properties.
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.
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.
When we spoke to Pascale Monvoisin, she cited antique jewelry as a key inspiration. Named after David Bowie, this 9-karat rose gold ring is handmade from ultra-fine bands that are hammered for a light-catching effect. The black bakelite center is set with sparkling diamonds.
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 tells us. Entirely handmade from 9-karat rose gold for a slinky shape around the finger, this 'Bowie N°1' ring is accented with 0.01-carats of diamonds encased with white bakelite.