KHAMSA picks jewellery brands you should check out.

In the world of fashion and personal expression, few accessories hold the same allure and importance as jewellery. Whether it’s a statement necklace, a pair of elegant earrings, or a stack of delicate bracelets, jewellery has the power to elevate any outfit and convey a sense of individual style.

KHAMSA explores some jewellery brands where luxury meets artistry, and every piece tells a story.

١. Kismet by Milka

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At Kismet by Milka, where each piece of fine jewellery is a testament to love, empowerment, and the celebration of individuality. Crafted with meticulous care and imbued with deep meaning, Kismet by Milka has been a beacon of creativity and self-expression in Istanbul since its inception in 2009. Founded by the visionary Milka Karaağaçlı, this designer jewellery brand transcends mere adornment to become a powerful symbol of fearless living.

Their latest collection, “Passenger,” invites you on a journey of discovery and daring. With its bold designs and details, each piece encapsulates the spirit of adventure and the thrill of embracing life’s uncertainties. The collection’s innovative use of seatbelt-inspired closures in necklaces serves as a reminder of life’s unexpected detours and the importance of staying securely fastened to our dreams and ambitions. With every click and clasp, you are reminded of the resilience and determination that propels you forward, even in the face of adversity.

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٢. Charlotte Chesnais

Charlotte Chesnais is a designer who transcends the boundaries of jewellery, crafting pieces that blur the lines between adornment and art. Her creations are ingenious and timeless, each one a testament to her sculptural sensibilities.

Chesnais’ work isn’t just about decoration; it’s about an exploration of form and movement. Her pieces dance along the curves of the body, becoming one with the wearer. Her inspiration stems from the worlds of sculpture and drawing, evident in the clean lines and organic shapes that characterize her collections. Her work celebrates movement and lightness, with each piece possessing an airiness that feels almost weightless.

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٣. Philippe Audibert

Philippe Audibert’s jewellery is art in itself. Trained as a sculptor, he pours his heart and soul into every piece, creating treasures that are both sophisticated and effortless.

His secret? French finesse. Philippe’s jewellery is like a little piece of Parisian chic you can wear anywhere, anytime. It’s that perfect touch that takes your outfit from ordinary to extraordinary. Philippe’s creations have caught the eye of fashion giants like Paco Rabanne and Karl Lagerfeld. He believes that jewellery should reflect the vibrant, ever-changing beauty of the human body.

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٤. Annelise Michelson

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Courtesy of Annelise Michelson
Courtesy of Annelise Michelson

Annelise Michelson is a Parisian jewellery designer whose creations are known for being bold and sculptural, flirting between jewellery and art. Celebrities like Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Dua Lipa and Bella Hadid have been seen wearing her pieces.

Michelson opened a gallery-boutique near Place Vendôme. The space is designed to be an experience, showcasing not only her jewellery, but also her sculptures and furniture. Michelson creates her jewellery using traditional techniques and high-quality materials. Her designs are inspired by a variety of sources, including her travels, her love of art, and her observations of the world around her. Michelson believes that jewellery should be for everyone, and is committed to creating pieces that appeal to a wide range of people.

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٥. 5octobre

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5 Octobre is jewellery with a soul. Founded by Sophie Pfeffer, the brand’s name itself whispers a story. Her travels fuel her imagination, as do her deep appreciation for art and the mysteries of faraway cultures. Each piece is more than an ornament; it’s a miniature adventure, a whisper of the exotic, and a personal talisman whispering promises of protection.

Sophie doesn’t believe in fleeting trends. Instead, she strives for iconic pieces that transcend fads. This translates to a captivating blend of classic elegance, reminiscent of antique treasures, and the clean lines of modern minimalism. The result? Jewellery that bursts with creativity and colour, guaranteed to elevate your outfit and become a cherished part of your story.

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Leen is a writer, designer and creative director, holding a fashion design degree from ESMOD. She is currently pursuing an MBA in fashion management, specializing in luxury, in Paris. Living in various Western and Eastern locales, Leen writes on fashion, culture, and lifestyle at KHAMSA as she interns in the editorial department.