October 2016 – In an Australian first, Graff Diamonds welcomed an exclusive collection of stunning jewels and innovative timepieces to its boutique at Crown Melbourne and the Kennedy Boutique, The Star Sydney.
The expertly curated collection featured a selection of the rare jewels, exquisite design and highly skilled craftsmanship that Graff is renowned for; and was on show for a limited time only in Australia.
Hugues Jucker, International Sales Director at Graff and experienced Gemologist, flew in from London to host two luxurious VIP trunkshows to showcase the selection to customers.
In Melbourne, guests were treated to an unforgettable experience in Crown’s Chairman’s Villa, complete with fine canapés accompanied by Perrier Joulet ‘Belle Époque’ Champagne, a live runway show with models dressed in key pieces and a ‘Bloom Room’ where attendees could have a bespoke floral arrangements created to take home.
The collection itself featured a collection of single stone rings displaying extraordinary centre stones including a 10.01carat Fancy Intense yellow diamond, a 10.83carat white diamond and a 1.27carat Fancy pink diamond.
A selection of unique necklaces, earrings and hair jewels were also on display, in addition to highlights from Graff’s timepiece collection, including a highly innovative MasterGraff minute repeater tourbillon and the Princess Butterfly watch; all hand crafted in Graff workshops in London.
“We are extremely proud to have welcomed Mr Hugues Jucker and this exceptional collection of world renowned diamonds and watches to Australia,” said Managing Director, Kennedy Watches and Jewellery, John Burns.
“This truly remarkable collection is an Australian first and testament to our strengthening partnership with Graff Diamonds.”