In the heart of Mayfair, Bond Street is well known for its antiques, luxury stores, exclusive brands and fine jewels. Since its establishment in 1700, Bond Street has been a landmark for all things elegant, exclusive and sophisticated. Here are 3 of its finest luxury jewellery stores.
Founded in 1781, Asprey has grown into one of the Britain’s most revered luxury jewelers and retailer. The retailer promises that each Asprey product is made with the most precise dexterity using only the finest materials. The company’s tradition of producing exquisite products made with the best craftsmanship and quality possible continues today.
In addition to jewellery, Asprey also sells silverware, leatherware, books, home goods, accessories and polo equipment. Based at 167 New Bond Street Bond Street, Albanian, Croatian, Italian, French, German, Hungarian, Mandarin, Polish, Russian and Spanish, are all spoken in the store so nothing will be lost in translation.
French retailers Maison Boucheron sells luxury fine jewellery, luxury watches and perfumes. Maison Boucheron was founded by Frédéric Boucheron in 1858 after Boucheron opened his first boutique in the then center of Parisian luxury trade: Galerie de Valois. Soon after in 1866, Maison Boucheron created its workshop. In 1878, Boucheron is awarded First Prize for its creations, including a sapphire necklace, created for Marie-Louise MacKay by the Universal Exhibition in Paris. The necklace is adorned with 160 carat central sapphire. After which, the first design of the snake jewelry creations in the House’s archives was unveiled.
The snake pattern is still made today. You can buy necklaces, rings, pendants, bracelets, and earrings. English, French, Russian, Chinese are all spoken in this branch. Based at 164 New Bond Street.
Located at 173 New Bond Street, Chanel’s fine jewellery is inspired by the sketches of creator Gabrielle Coco Chanel’s first jewellery collection in 1932. Today, along with watches, Chanel’s fine jewellery consists of Camélia, Comète, Baroque, 1932, Bridal, and the Ultra collection. The collections include bracelets, earrings, rings, and pendants. The collection is made by the Studio of Chanel. Plus, there are 26 watched to choose from, some of which are encrusted in 18K white gold, pink gold, pink sapphire and diamonds.