Every lady needs to occasionally shell out some dough to treat herself to some bling. After all, why should we always wait for men to buy us jewels? Christie’s New York knows that a good jewelry purchase is a wise investment and they help you to find the perfect piece for you. Right now, they are hosting a Spring Jewels online auction that features over 200 lots and includes an astounding array of jewels from coveted labels such as Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels, David Webb, Cartier and more. From vintage to modern, diamonds to gold, the sparkling jewelry will make any lady swoon. The auctions features dazzling items, many of them affordable, with bids starting from $600. The online bidding process is currently in progress and lasts through April 21st.
For those looking for something a bit more fanciful, on April 20th, Christie’s will host a live auction of Magnificent Jewels & the Jubilee Ruby. In addition to the stunning 15.99 carat Burmese ruby ring (estimate $12,000,000 – $15,000,000), over 250 lots of jewelry from major houses will be up for collectors and enthusiasts to purchase. Some of the most magnificent, sparkling and radiant jewels are among this auction and anyone who fancies gemstones and jewels would be remiss not to take part in the action. Additionally, the unparalleled Oppenheimer Blue, the largest vivid blue diamond to ever come to auction at 14.62 carats, is currently on display at Christie’s New York, but will make it’s way to auction on May 18th in Geneva.
Jewelry isn’t the only thing going up for auction, though. An outstanding representation from Hérmes, as well as some Chanel, will be auctioned off at the Handbags & Accessories sale on April 21st. 107 timeless pieces comprise this auction, including multiple different Birkin bags, one-of-a-kind special order horseshoe bags, and much more. Price estimates start at $700 and up.
Whether you’re looking to buy something for a special someone, celebrating a new job or a birthday, sometimes spending a little money is worth it in the long run. These classic and timeless pieces will last a lifetime and showing them off might just bring you a lifetime of happiness.