1980s French 18K gold-plate turtle ear clips, stamped. Dominique Aurientis worked for Chanel, Lanvin, Pucci, and Celine. She created her own collection of jewelry in 1986 and was sold at Bergdorf Goodman and Neiman Marcus. Her designs are bold, dramatic, collectible, chic and inspired by nature.
Cited for her “elegance in an era of bling,” Dana Kraus founded DK Farnum Estate Jewelry after years spent marketing luxury goods at publications like Gourmet, Elle, The Washington Post, and Fortune. Specializing in signed, one-of-a kind 20th-century estate jewelry, her inventory glitters with iconic names like Verdura, Van Cleef Arpels, Schepps, Webb, and beyond.