Drop everything

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 23 July, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 23 July, 2006, 12:00am

Local jewellery brand Brigetta continues to make waves internationally and boasts a celebrity clientele that includes actress Nicole Kidman. For the autumn/winter collection, designer Bridget King has taken a new direction, incorporating baroque-inspired pieces and new materials such as oxidised gold and silver. Standouts include elaborate chandelier earrings with gold chains, gold-plated vine decoration and Swarovski crystal drops (above right; $2,400); and a black oxidised silver chain necklace with a large crystal ball, shell pearl and silver drop (above left; $2,600). Custom orders

are also available and include a range of lace rings featuring semi-precious stones including quartz

and amethyst ranging from 45 to 56 carats (left; $3,800 to $4,800). Available at Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388, or through private order: e-mail bridget@brigettajewelry.com.