Hidden Gem: Marie (Girardot) Vallanet, President @VCA School of Jewelry Arts

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on Hidden Gems: extraordinary women in our industry.  This week’s focus is on Marie (Girardot) Vallanet. She has been in the jewelry industry since 1986, with a strong foundation in business development and organization. As the current President of the Van Cleef Arpels L’Ecole des Arts Joailliers […]

Hidden Gem: Cécile Lugand

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on Cécile Lugand. She is a lecturer at l’Ecole School of Jewelry Arts (supported by Van Cleef & Arpels) in Paris, France. Lugand has a Masters in History and Art Criticism as well as a PhD […]

Merging modern and traditional with Van Cleef and Arpels

The superb team at VCA are now offering an array of learning opportunities via L’école (The School of Jewelry Arts) – courses range from technical details, to legends, fashion and history. FASCINATING DIAMOND 2: SCIENCE AND GEMOLOGY Maximum participants: 12 Two courses which offer you a panoramic view of the up-to-date state of knowledge about […]