PARIS, Sept 15- Dior has revealed a brand-new “Tête de Mort” jewelry collection inspired by the need to love life and live each minute with passion. This is mirrored not just in the concepts chosen for each jewelry creation, however also in the soft and symbolic colors.
Made by Dior Joaillerie imaginative director, Victoire de Castellane, this new collection of three rings and three necklaces reinterprets the strange skull and crossbones– or tête de mort– concept. Right here, the symbol is framed as a part of life, with Dior explaining that the pieces reinterpret the Latin expressions “Memento mori” and also “Carpe diem,” both which “remind us that we must benefit from every moment.”
Dior Tête de Mort includes creations that tell a story with lots of covert mysteries. When observed meticulously, the jewelry reveals its keys. Hence, the design in yellow gold and purple is garnished with a tsavorite garnet clover, a nod to one of Christian Dior’s lucky beauties, while the one in white gold and also blue chalcedony is enhanced with a sprig of lily-of-the-valley, among the couturier’s favorite flowers, which he made use of to stitch to his buttonhole or slip inside the hem of his haute couture outfits. Small hearts etched at the back, or generated in unbalanced kind on the body of the gem itself, supply a strongly-beating missive of joy to their wearer.
The stones were individually chosen by the House for their normal pastel and thick hue and also the symbols behind those colors. Toughness is characterized by the deep blue of chalcedony, peace by the fine-grained pink of quartz, as well as stability by the gentle violet of amethyst. These associations between soft color as well as white rose or yellow gold produce a special and also unexpected collection.
The collection’s brand-new rose gold, white gold and yellow gold pieces likewise stand out with their soft colors, all which have been selected to symbolize a mindset. The deep blue of chalcedony symbolizes strength, the powdery pink of quartz symbolizes tranquility and also the gentle violet of amethyst symbolizes balance. Plus, the layouts discreetly integrate small symbols or objects valued by Christian Dior. As an example, the white gold and also blue chalcedony ring and necklace are adorned with a sprig of lily-of-the-valley- one of the couturier’s much-loved flowers- while the yellow gold and amethyst creations are enhanced with a tsavorite garnet clover.
The collection additionally includes a rose gold ring as well as a necklace with diamonds and also pink quartz.-