Amongst the most renown Italian Jewelers in the world, Roberto Coin’s jewelry designs are influenced by different cultures, nature, echoes of the past, and visions of the future. As a designer and creative mind, Roberto Coin’s designs are inspired by beauty and love for the world of art and fashion. Evident are these traits among the stunning jewelery created over the decades included in Coin Classics Collections from Appasionata, Pois Moi, Classica Parisienne, Diamonds by the Inch, Perfect Diamond Hoops, and Tiny Treasures and more. Newly Coined designs echo the commitment of Roberto Coin’s journey among visions of the future as he creates collections in New Barocco, Byzantine Barocco, Princess Flower, Silk, Venetian Princess, Portofino, Symphony and more.
The story of the ruby is inspired by cultural legends. Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs believed a ruby touching a woman’s skin would grant her prosperity, love and happiness. Early Burmese civilizations believed wearing a ruby into battle would encourage strength and guard them against their enemy. Ancient Indian civilizations thought rubies to fruit from the Tree of Life.
Today, Roberto Coin envisions the ruby both as an ancient symbol of protection and a modern symbol of luxury. Whether he finds the beauty of this rich, red emblem in a bouquet of roses or a Valentino dress, Roberto Coin always has his eye on the ruby.
Roberto Coin signs each of his pieces with the brand signature and hidden along inside each piece is Roberto Coin’s special gift to the wearer; a tiny ruby with a powerful story. It gives wearer the gift of a long, happy and peaceful life. This magical signature captured by legend, represents Roberto Coin’s message of good wishes to his passionate clientele, as piece of his heart is infused into each one of his jewelry masterpieces.