Sif Jakobs is not just the name of one of the most successful North European jewellery brands, it's also the name of the woman that started the company and gave it its reputation. Born in Iceland, the jewellery designer has travelled the world to develop her talent in projecting glamourous and luxury products "to make women all over the world shine everyday".
In our blog you can find other articles, where we already discussed some famous brands and their different characteristics. Some of them are about Antica Murrina Jewels , Trollbeads Jewelry and The latest trend of silver jewelry, Tianguis Jackson.
The latest new entry on our website is Calvin Klein. Everybody knows cK: the worldwide company was founded by designer Calvin Klein and his childhood friend, Barry K. Schwartz and has its headquarter in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
What you see now, is an American luxury fashion house that started its journey and established itself back in 1968. The reason behind its continuous and timeless fame is that it has different and various sectors of specializations that can reach different publics. Some of these branches are the exquisite leather, wearable lifestyle accessories, many home furnishings and obviously perfumery, jewelry, watches and ready-to-wear.
The history of Calvin Klein and his company
The history of the company starts in the early '70s. Calvin Klein first goes to New York in 1968 because he wants to set up a shop, and he accomplishes it in the York Hotel. The designer’s goal is to create a collection of "youthful, understated coats and dresses” and his journey starts with more or less nothing. Luckily, he quickly gains popularity among the fashion-forward New Yorkers and is featured on the cover of Vogue magazine in September 1969 - the most important issue for a fashion magazine.
Calvin Klein’s global success
Even today Calvin Klein continues to dominate in the casual, contemporary fields of fashion remaining relevant from season to season in each and every sector he decided to try in the years. These days many young and famous icons are the various faces of Calvin Klein’s campaigns, always creating scandals and astonishment among the public.
Calvin Klein's global reach is anything less than downright impressive. They have a vast reach into licensing deals with fragrances and accessories among an abundance of other branded products has made them one of the most easily identifiable labels of the modern day - all while remaining understated and relatively minimalist. One of this collaboration, one of the most know, is the one with Swatch Group to create cK Watches in 1997. This new watch brand has striking, refined and contemporary graphic lines and this creates the fashion accessory watch. It now offers over 200 different models, available in more than 60 countries, all boasting Swiss-made quality and designed to appeal to all tastes. Calvin Klein watches come in a variety of clean, minimal designs, typically with either a stainless steel or PVD finish.
Calvin Klein’s Jewelry
Our attention is focused on the jewelry collection. It’s in 2004 that there’s the cK Calvin Klein Jewelry line launch on the market. The perfect ideal for this new starting point for this new branch is pure, refined aesthetic that radiates sensuality. Success is obviously immediate!
Today, the brand is forging ahead, characterized by its essential sexy image that translates refined lines and numerous metal surfaces into sensual curves.
One of the key jewelry sets for the season is the elegant Calvin Klein double bracelet. Polished stainless steel and PVD pink gold come together to create a uniquely layered elliptical form. This highly dimensional offering includes a ring, cK earrings and a lot of different colours for the same model of the bracelet.
If you're looking for something different, with more defined lines, we offer the Calvin Klein Gold Tune Bracelet. The Calvin Klein Tune Collection, other than bracelets, offers necklaces and earrings too. Every product is available in two different colours!
Shop cK Jewelry on The Secret Garden
On our website, you can shop all of the Calvin Klein Jewelry. With The Secret Garden, you can find the original bracelets, long and short necklaces, earrings and rings. The cK jewels are made for both men and women for every taste and need, so look our site and start creating and putting together your style starting by these precious and unique jewels!
Antica Murrina talks about an Italian story beginning in Venice
Fashion, tradition, design and workmanship are the elements that combine the mission of Antica Murrina. Its important values are uniqueness and authenticity.
The experience of the management combined with the passion of Voltolina family and their big love for glass is the key to success for Antica Murrina.
Thanks to its craftsmanship and production capacity, Antica Murrina produces unique items unfolding ancient history.
The combination of tradition and dynamic reality are important elements to introduce worldwide an Italian design quality product since 1980.
The very name of the company and its first logo were thought following the name of the typical Venetian manufacture created by using the hand pulled Millefiori glass canes.
Values, uniqueness, tradition, and sustainability of Antica Murrina
Uniqueness, passion, innovation, and design are Antica Murrina's primary values. Glass, the main material, is an eco-friendly natural element, 100% recyclable. It is its trademark and it helps the brand to have a future vision between sustainability and design.
The primary value is the uniqueness of all the handmade beads created by our glass masters. They know perfectly the secrets of the traditional Venetian techniques and the glass canes from the island of Murano. Every single jewel with his small bubbles and glass inclusions and the variability of colours make it always different by another one. Every single piece is unique and inimitable.
The Venetian tradition is an important part of the brand. Glass canes are created on the island of Murano and they are handcrafted following ancient techniques handed down from master to master.
The inspiration for every collection comes from Venice, its Laguna and its beautiful sites.
Being eco-friendly is an important mission for Antica Murrina. Glass is a never-ending recyclable element, thanks to the following tradition whose respecting the environment. Glass is a delicate but strong element, and unique thanks to its transparency and malleability. Glass originates from the fusion of natural elements and amorphous powders which come back to life through fire.
Antica Murrina Jewellery
Antica Murrina offers a unique variety of precious jewels. Every jewel is a unique and handmade piece.
The Venetian brand offers bracelets, earrings, necklaces, long necklaces and rings.
Antica Murrina bracelets are made for every taste: simple, original, elegant, shiny, big, small, funny,...
For example, a simple one is Antica Murrina Infinity Pink Heart Bracelet, available also in other colors like red, green and blue. But if you want an elegant bracelet, Antica Murrina Murano Glass Bracelet Optical Black Silver is the perfect one.
The brand offers a different type of earrings: from the simple one to the elegant pendants.
Necklaces and long necklaces are made for everybody. For example, Antica Murrina Redentore Necklace Long Pastel is a simple but elegant one. Antica Murrina Murano Glass Smeralda Chocker Red Grey is perfect for every day.
For rings' lovers, Antica Murrina has some fashion ones: the elegant accessory to look different from the other ones.
Shop Antica Murrina on The Secret Garden
On The Secret Garden, you can shop all of the Antica Murrina Jewellery. Here you can find bracelets, necklaces, long necklaces, earrings and rings. The jewels are made for every taste, so look our website and start to create your style with these precious and unique glass jewels!
If you like precious silver jewellery then you have to take a look at the brand Tianguis Jackson. The Secret Garden offers you the latest pieces of the collection. You can find it in the brand section from the home page of The Secret Garden.
Tianguis Jackson is a jewellery designer from Mexico. His collection is only composed of silver jewellery. Elegant and precious, you can find the jewellery made for you thanks to the different style offered is the collection. Every type of jewellery is available, you can find necklaces, bracelets, rings, earrings, chokers, pendants, bangles and even brooches.
You like the concept but you don’t know which kind of jewellery is made for you ? Here is a selection of Tianguis Jackson’s masterpieces available on The Secret Garden.
A wide range of Tianguis Jackson earrings for all styles
On The Secret Garden website you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to find the perfect earrings. Many styles, symbols and shapes are available with the particularity of be all made of silver.
Here is the first pair of earrings, the Tianguis Jackson silver three open circles drop earrings. Made of Sterling silver 925, these drop earrings are precious and elegant. You can wear them in daily life or for specials occasions such as parties or ceremonies.
However, if you prefer more original shapes then the Tianguis Jackson silver feather drop earrings can suit you. Two long and beautiful feather shaped earrings, ideals when you like creativity, originality and dangling earrings. Other feather shaped earrings are also available with a hook as clasp.
If you don’t really like dangling earrings then take a look at the Tianguis Jackson silver knot stud earrings, more simple but as design as the other, offering a discrete and elegant look.
You’re looking for really elegant earrings with reasonable price ? The Secret Garden has the earrings set for you. Take a look at the Tianguis Jackson silver textured square drops earrings. These square drops earrings, with one hammered and one smooth square are the most stylish earrings. The cost ? £31.90, moreover they are delivered in the official Tianguis Jackson packaging.
Tianguis Jackson precious silver necklaces and bracelets
You ears are not pierced ? Don’t worry, on The Secret Garden you will also find wonderful necklaces and bracelets.
These necklace and bracelet are hand made in Mexico, made of Sterling Silver 925 with little ball-end at every chain link and with a t-bar fastening. The necklace is approximately 45 cm and the bracelet 19 cm in length. They are both presented in the official Tianguis Jackson packaging. You can wear these precious jewelleries for special ceremonies or parties and look fancy and elegant.
Looking for a more casual look ? Here are two beautiful bangles, made of Sterling silver (925). The Tianguis Jackson double light tubular bangle and the all round hammered bangle. Perfects to wear in the daily life but also elegant thanks to their aesthetic and simple styles. You can easily wear these two bangles for many occasions.
If you prefer something more original the Tianguis Jackson star charm silver bracelet might be the best option for you. Made of Sterling Silver 925 (the hallmark 925 is shown for authentication), this beautiful bracelet is hand made in Mexico by Tianguis Jackson. It features a beautiful star cham and a t-bar fastening and has a length of 19 cm. Stylish and original, you can wear it in your everyday life and also for parties and special event.
If you liked one of this jewellery or if you want to discover the other pieces of the Tianguis Jackson collection you can buy them on our website The Secret Garden. Don't hesitate to have a look on the Tianguis Jackson section. You can also discover the other products available such as the rings, chokers, brooches or pendants.
The history of Nomination Bracelet, from the 80's to the present, a bracelet giving emotions a name.
How was this company born and where did the idea of Nomination Bracelet, a precious composable bracelet for everyone, originate? Here is the story of Nomination Bracelet over the years.
Ending March and starting April, Trollbeads offered the "Great British Bracelet Bonanza" and
THE SECRET GARDEN gave a lot of this FREE bracelets to the customers.
One of our customers, from Netherlands, kindly sent us a picture of her beautiful bracelet to share with everybody the result!
We are always glad to make happy our customers and to offer good deals.