Professional Jeweler Archive: High Caliber

July 2003

Precious Metals/New Products


High Caliber

Pure platinum and high-karat gold appeal to the upper echelon


The rarified air that pure platinum or high-karat gold lends to jewelry attracts consumers who wish to have the best of the best. Sell it as a gift of pure love or as the perfect complement to a discriminating lifestyle.
Pure platinum link bracelet features diamond accents.

Tom Kruskal Designs, Somerville, MA; (617) 625-4974, fax (617) 628-1667.

Platinum and diamond baby shoes pin.

Aaron Basha, New York City; (212) 935-1960, fax (212) 759-8294, www.aaronbasha.com.

Platinum jewelry suite features diamond accents.

Vendorafa/ViewPoint Showrooms, New York City; (212) 696-9292, fax (212) 213-5494.

Platinum heart slide pendants come with an 18-in. diamond-cut snake chain.

Stuller, Lafayette, LA; (800) 877-7777, fax (337) 981-1655, info@stuller.com, www.stuller.com.

22k gold chainmail bracelet is handwoven with a granulated clasp. Suggested retail, $8,500.

Zaffiro, Portland, OR; (503) 236-6735, zaffiro@earthlink.net.

M Series collection of men’s wedding rings is shown in platinum and is also available in 18k white or yellow gold or two-tone.

Diana Classic, New York City; (800) 223-4262.

Pure platinum earrings are set with up to 0.40 carat of diamonds.

Rudolf Erdel Platinum, Oak Ridge, TN; (865) 220-8090, fax (865) 220-0972.

Platinum heart necklace features satin-finish 24k gold outlined with 0.36 carat of diamonds. Suggested retail, $4,020.

Scott Kay Platinum, Teaneck, NJ; (800) 487-2724 or (201) 287-0100, fax (201) 287-1617, www.scottkay.com.

Spectrum cuff bracelet is a basket-weave combination of pure platinum and 24k gold. End caps hold 21.87 carats of spessartite garnet briolettes, 1.54 carats of sapphires, 0.28 carat of G/VS round brilliant diamonds and tsavorite garnets. Suggested retail, $14,900.

T Lee, Minneapolis, MN; (612) 789-2656, tlee@tleegold.com.

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