Fine jewellery makes the perfect gift for mamas, so here’s where to shop.
If you want to treat the strong, independent women in your life (or yourself!), there are few better things than jewellery. But shopping for a special occasion or fine jewellery can be a little overwhelming, so to help you navigate the world of gold, silver and diamonds, we’ve rounded up the best places to buy jewellery in Hong Kong. From elaborate designs to everyday dainty pieces, we’ve got you covered.
Perfect for mamas who love a bit of sparkle, Lark & Berry is a unique fine jewellery brand, designed with the consumer in mind. Its stunning collection of rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings take a sustainable approach to the world of fine jewellery, using only cultured diamonds (also known as lab-grown diamonds) and stones, which are all set in 14-karat gold, 18-karat gold and platinum. The designs are elegant and feminine, offering a luxury product that can be worn from dawn till dusk, and which are perfect for treating yourself, or as an extra special gift for the mama in your life.
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Art meets fashion at Austy Lee Jewellery where each piece is psychedelically fashionable. Although relatively new to the jewellery game, you can expect high quality, custom-made and artistic creations to spice up any basic outfit. Who says you can’t wear art?
Austy Lee Art Jewellery, Shop A, G/F, Kam On Building, 176 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, 2388 0212, www.austyleeartjewellery.com
If you believe that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, head over to HN Jewelry to fulfil your diamond desires, with everything from wedding and engagement rings to earrings and necklaces available. Each piece is made-to-order, carefully handcrafted with VS Clarity and comes beautifully packaged. If that doesn’t sweep your lady off her feet, nothing will. As each piece is custom-made, shipping and delivery may take a little time, but don’t all great things?
HN Jewelry, available for worldwide shipping, www.hnjewelry.com
A brand for women, by women. Designed with finesse and function in mind, Sarah Zhuang Jewellery ups the ante with pieces personifying women’s versatility. Made of 18-karat gold and precious stones, each one is unique and highly innovative to suit different styles. Make the moment more meaningful by creating your own design or gift the set of four rings, featuring Hong Kong’s breathtaking skyline (just book an appointment first).
Sarah Zhuang Jewellery, Room 808, South Tower, Concordia Plaza, 1 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, 2498 9999, www.sarahzhuang.com
For custom and couture jewellery, look no further than Temptations. Each piece is adorned with premium-quality stones created with great attention to detail and craftsmanship, making it the perfect statement piece to complete any outfit! Who can resist that?
Temptations, Shop 2813, 28/F, North Tower, Concordia Plaza 1 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 2722 0268, www.temptations.com
Inspired by Balinese culture and traditions, John Hardy specialises in making carefully handcrafted jewellery with skills and methods that go back generations. Here you’ll find a selection of chains and gemstones that’ll suit anyone’s style. Plus, each one is ethically-sourced and sustainably-made.
John Hardy, Shop 2516 Second Floor, Harbour City Gateway Arcade, 3-27 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 2353 0078
John Hardy, Shop 14 B1/F, SOGO Hong Kong, 555 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, 2523 9828, www.international.johnhardy.com
For premium quality pieces that won’t break the bank, Fashionista is your friend. Promising to deliver fine jewellery at a reasonable cost, without sacrificing on style, each piece is made with diamonds set in 18-karat gold (white, yellow or rose pink) and inspired by urban lifestyles with a sleek and minimalistic look. With a range of rings, bracelets and necklaces, try out either the geometric Lily Bracelet or the Tulip Pendant to complement any outfit for any occasion.
Fashionista Jewelry, www.fashionista-jewelry.com
Another art jeweller to join the scene is the highly reputable Cindy Chao. Her iconic designs, which are heavily inspired by elements of nature, are definitely what put her name on the map and have even been worn by the likes of Sarah Jessica Parker. The annual butterfly brooch collections made from rubies, diamonds and sapphires will make the perfect gift. Don’t forget to book an appointment in advance to see what else is in store.
Cindy Chao, Suite 1205, 50 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong, 2561 8298, www.cindychao.com
This British luxury brand bridges the gap between fashion and fine jewellery. Monica Vinader designs simple but elegant pieces, from pendant charm necklaces to drop earrings (loved by fellow mama The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, no less) that are super easy to style and perfect for day-to-night or a big night out. To make it extra special, engrave a complimentary message (or an important date) for a gift to remember.
No holds barred and no limits, here to break all rules of fashion and elevate the jewellery game is Lorde. With inspirations from classic minimalist cuts to over-the-top extravagance, each piece has its own character that is sure to spruce up any outfit. Splurge on the Feather Mini Loop Earring or Bird Interlace Ring (or both) for the mama in your life.
Lorde Jewlery, IFC Mall, Podium 3, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, www.lordejewlery.com
New to the game is Aliya Fine Jewellery, a brand that is already making waves with its Letter Collection. For your own unique piece, you can choose any symbol or letter in 18-karat white, yellow or rose gold. More information will be on the website soon, but in the meantime, orders can be made via [email protected].
Aliya Fine Jewellery, www.aliyafinejewellery.com
Marijoli is a brand that finds beauty in contrast with pieces that embody simplicity and indulgence, tradition and modernity. Pushing design boundaries, designer Marielle Byworth has made her mark in the industry by combining premium quality stones and contemporary materials. Check out the handcrafted bangles in 18-karat gold, or go the extra mile with the bespoke services on offer.
Marijoli, Unit S412, 4/F, Block A, PMQ, 35 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2858 5898, www.marijoli.com
Named after the Chinese mythical animal, Qeelin puts a contemporary spin on traditional Chinese culture. Each collection is inspired by a myth purposefully designed for everyday fashion, so you too can feel like royalty. Celebrate moments of joy with Xi Xi lion-pendant in 18-karat rose gold with diamonds, pink sapphires and onyx, or achieve balance with the Wulu 18-karat ring with diamonds.
Featured image courtesy of Monica Vinader via Instagram, image 1 courtesy of Lark & Berry, image 2 courtesy of Austy Lee Art Jewellery via Instagram, image 3 courtesy of HN Jewelry via Instagram, image 4 courtesy of Sarah Zhuang Jewellery via Instagram, image 5 courtesy of Temptations, image 6 courtesy of John Hardy via Instagram, images 7a and 7b courtesy of Fashionista Jewelry, image 8 courtesy of Cindy Chao, image 9 courtesy of Monica Vinader via Instagram, image 10 courtesy of Lorde Jewlery via Instagram, image 11 courtesy of Aliya Fine Jewellery via Instagram, image 12 courtesy of Marijoli via Instagram, image 13 courtesy of Qeelin via Instagram.