The authors of The Eye Of Jewelry have met Lydia Courteille. She introduced them her book and creations, and that talk made a beautiful and interesting interview.
As a former antique jewelry dealer, Lydia Courteille founded her eponymous brand in 1987 from which her inspiration remains intact. She keeps on creating nearly 300 new pieces every year. Each creation blends uniqueness, colors and a story-telling, all crafted in her Parisian workshop. She loves opals, works mainly on blackened gold to highlight colored stones she believes more joyful. Taking the opportunity to introduce her new book, Lydia Courteille welcomed us in her enchanting Parisian flagship of the Rue Saint Honoré… Interview with a woman who knows what she is talking about!