Photo shoot: Worlds beyond the world

June 2024

Photo shoot: Worlds beyond the world

Selling dreams: that’s one of the goals of the high jewellery industry, which has led the luxury sector for the past decade. But it’s not the only goal. It’s also about preserving craftsmanship, showcasing some of nature’s most wonderful creations, fostering creativity and giving voice to songs about the worlds beyond the world. Embellishing, enchanting – we could go on…


he Bulgari Sapphire Flower Fantasy necklace represents an imaginary flower from the Garden of Eden. High Jewellery pink gold necklace set with chrysoprase elements, 1 cushion-cut sapphire (Sri Lanka 29.14 ct), 9 ruby beads (10.27 ct), 10 sapphire beads (11.49 ct), 56 buff-top rubies (6.00 ct), 79 buff-top sapphires (5.66 ct), 77 buff-top emeralds (6.84 ct), 20 fancy shaped diamonds (E-G VVS-VS 1.40 ct), 13 round brilliant-cut and pavé-set diamonds (D-F IF-VVS 19.26 ct). ©Buonomo & Cometti | Model: Emma Labens @elite / Beauty: Dior

Chopard A decorative floral necklace set with tourmalines (129.19 cts), pink sapphires (28.53 cts), tsavorites (8.77 cts), emeralds (4.54 cts), moonstones (12.40 cts) and diamonds (4.93 cts) in Fairmined-certified ethical 18-karat white gold and titanium. ©Buonomo & Cometti

Louis Vuitton High Jewellery, Bravery Collection Necklace La Constellation d’Hercule. Platinum, white gold, 12 opals (50.20 ct), 11 tanzanites (209.06 ct), 19 tsavorites (39.20 ct), 15 LV Monogram diamonds (8.03 ct) and diamonds (16.39 ct). ©Buonomo & Cometti

Piaget Metaphoria Silua Necklace in 750/1000 rose gold set with 1 oval-cut green tourmaline (approx. 7.66 cts), 6 aval-eut green tourmalines (approx. 21.27 cts) and diamonds and adorned with wing case, ebony and Palace Décor motifs. Unique creation. ©Buonomo & Cometti

Van Cleef & Arpels Cerisier précieux necklace. 18K white gold, 18K rose gold, 18K yellow gold, chalcedony, pink coral, pink and white diamonds. ©Buonomo & Cometti

Bulgari Diamond Swan necklace. High Jewellery necklace in platinum set with mother-of-pearl elements, 1 drop diamond (10.24 ct), 2 pink diamonds (VVS-VS 0.11 ct), 129 fancy cut diamonds (E-G VVS-VS 8.36 ct), 87 round brilliant-cut diamonds (D-F IF-VVS 29.08 ct) and pavé-set diamonds (D-F IF-VVS 29.52 ct). ©Buonomo & Cometti

Dearest Dior ring, in yellow and white gold, emerald and green lacquer. Dior Joaillerie. ©Buonomo & Cometti

Cartier High Jewellery Collection Le Voyage Recommencé Chapter 3 Collection. Intrico Necklace. Rose gold, tourmaline, obsidian, jasper, petrified wood, lacquer, diamonds. ©Buonomo & Cometti

Chaumet Parade Ear studs and ornaments. High Jewellery capsule Un Air de Chaumet. ©Buonomo & Cometti

Chanel haute joaillerie, Soleil Contraste Necklace in 18K yellow gold, platinum and diamonds. 1932 Collection. ©Buonomo & Cometti