What is it about sapphires that is so captivating? From the classic blue, to yellow, pink, green, and more sapphires offer a rainbow of beautiful adornment.
Jewelry designer Orianne Collins, the ex-wife of musician Phil Collins, is a talented jewelry designer whose work has spans several different collections. Her latest collection, OC Wonders, is full of gorgeous rings that feauture colored sapphires including the BB Buttercup ($7,500) with white gold, yellow sapphires and white diamonds. The Delicate ring ($9,850) features pink sapphires, green sapphires, white gold and smoked quartz. The Gracious Spirit ($8,975) has white gold, three brown diamonds, yellow sapphires and black diamonds.
The OC Wonders collection conjures up images of fairies frolicking in fantastical lands. From shimmering multi-colored butterflies to the magic of flowers and foliage in springtime, this exclusive ring collection offers a magical blend of precious minerals and capricious desires. “My dreams are the inspiration for my jewelry and the sapphire is a precious stone that adapts well to jewelry because of the many beautiful colorations available,” says Collins.
All the OC jewelry can be customized to uniquely suit the individual who will wear it. The OC Collections are currently available online at www.oriannecollins.com and at a few select luxury boutiques including the flagship Orianne Collins Jewelry location in Miami’s Design District.
Collins is also the co-founder of The Little Dreams Foundation. The foundation was established by Orianne and Phil Collins in February 2000 with a mission to fulfill the dreams of young talents, whether handicapped or not, within the 3 Dream Worlds which structure the Foundation; music, sport and art. For more info please visit www.ldf.cc.
Deidre Woollard served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and luxury goods. Her love for luxury real estate led her to work at realtor.com and two of the top real estate brokerages in Los Angeles as well as doing publicity for properties around the world.