Turning jewelry into art is a salient characteristic of Alex Soldier’s work. Whether in explosive, colorful abstractions or representational works that capture the perfect delicacy of a single gesture, his creations express profound vibrancy, clarity and meaning. Alex Soldier designs with a passion for distinction, using innovative techniques for decorating metal surfaces to achieve an effect of original texture and detail that surpasses the boundaries of traditional craftsmanship. Soldier’s latest one of a kind masterpiece, Mandarin Coronaria presents a supreme integration of finest diamonds, finished with a 13.6 carat rarest oval Mandarin garnet (13 mm by 15 mm) set in his signature etched 18 karat rose gold and 925 sterling silver (cuff extension), deeply plated with 18 karat rose gold and black rhodium (noble metal and member of the platinum group). Thanks to Soldier’s jewelry-making magic, the piece can be worn as a brooch, necklace, ring or a cuff. This genius interchangeable technique is Alex Soldier’s signature proprietary invention that makes transformation from one piece to another simple and effortless. The stunning Coronaria centerpiece comes with a complimentary extension of your choice. You can choose between brooch extension, necklace extension, ring extension or a cuff extension. Additional extensions may be purchased separately. Handmade with love in NYC from responsibly sourced materials. One-of-a-kind. Flower diameter: 64 mm.
Mandarin garnet: 1 stone, total carat weight: 13.6 ct. Light and dark champagne diamonds: 643 stones, total carat weight: 10.2 ct. Chocolate diamonds: 181 stones, total carat weight: 5.8 ct. Black beads diamonds: 48 stones, total carat weight: 6 ct. White diamond: 2 stones, total carat weight: 0.01 ct. Ruby: 2 stones, total carat weight: 0.01 ct. Please note that carat weights may slightly vary as each Alex Soldier creation is handmade.