CHANEL HIGH JEWELRY SIGNATURE Collections
In 1932, Gabrielle Chanel introduces her first and only jewelry collection, Bijoux de Diamants, breaking with the codes of traditional jewelry. The famous star, the stones fitting the design of the jewel, the word “collection” borrowed from fashion or the use of wax figures for a natural display of the jewels. This vision of jewelry, this audacity and this unique creativity are still as present today.
In 1932, Gabrielle Chanel would create her first and only High Jewelry collection, her creations defined by five codes: the feather, fringe, ribbon, sun and stars.
The lion is the talisman for CHANEL jewelry, representing Gabrielle Chanel, born August 19, 1883, under the sign of Leo.
The camellia, a decorative element so often used by Mademoiselle, transcends its status of flower to become an icon of CHANEL.