The Radiance designers are Angely Martinez; Ashley Thorne of A.M. Thorne; Jules Kim of Bijules; Kassandra Gordon of KLG Jewellery; Khadijah Fulton of White/Space; Lola Oladunjoye of Lola Fenhirst; Lorraine West; Maggi Simpkins; Melanie Eddy; Olivia Shih, Sara Bautista of Common Rite Supply; Viviana Langhoff; and Zulaikha Aziz of Mazahri.
“Marissa Collections is an ideal platform for showcasing the work of The Radiance by COUTURE,” said Gannon Brousseau, Director of COUTURE & Executive Vice President at Emerald. “Marissa Collections has a well-earned reputation for introducing designers who have gone on to become some of the biggest names in designer fine jewelry. Their commitment to aligning with exceptional talent and nurturing the success of the brands with whom they partner is unprecedented and highly commendable.”
The Radiance by COUTURE pieces include a range of unique and innovative designs, from traditional studs and solitaire rings to convertible drop earrings, handlets, and even a grill. All feature responsibly sourced natural diamonds set in precious metals. Many of the 56 pieces also incorporate semi-precious stones such as opal, lapis lazuli, and turquoise. The collections are priced between $1,950 and $30,000.
“These incredibly talented designers have created jewelry that is meaningful, dynamic and resonant,” noted Sally Morrison, Director of PR, Natural Diamonds at De Beers Group. “De Beers is passionate about and deeply committed to the DAC’s mission to help create a more diverse, inclusive and equitable jewelry community. We are proud to support this important program.”