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Put a Ring On It: What type of bride are you? November 20 2015 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

You've found that special person, the love of your life, the one you want to be with forever. You've likely scoured small jewelry stores, some "big box" jewelers, maybe even skimmed a few pawn shops looking for an engagement ring as unique and special as the person who'll be wearing it. You don't want something plain and traditional, a boring emblem of your love. You want something edgy, current. You want something different.

But you haven't found it. What are you doing wrong?

Likely, you've been hunting for the wrong thing.

Stop looking for a piece of jewelry that says "We're engaged" and find finger candy that cries "No one else like this on earth!"

That's the kind of ring Catherine Angiel designs.

Catherine Angiel is not only a NYC jewelry designer, but also an out-of-the-box thinker who isn't afraid to offer up something that makes a statement.

Too many engagement rings are focused merely on the cut and size of the stone. Bling is best, and bigger is better, right? Well, sure, that's nice, but size and sparkle aren't everything, especially in today's fashion-forward world.

Edgy Black Diamond Engagement Ring

Colored diamonds are emerging as one of the most exciting components in fashionable diamond jewelry, color has turned into a huge statement maker.

Diamonds come in a wide range of colors, from crystal clear to deep black, and Catherine Angiel has created a stunning black diamond engagement ring that's sure to make your beloved's eyes pop.

The edgy hue of the large rose cut diamond is beautifully contrasted with the paleness of the white gold band, making it a fitting companion to any occasion and with any wardrobe. Wearing this ring only amplifies the truth that black and white will never go out of style.

It's all in the band. Gone are the days of a simple, plain band! Today's fashionistas are about "pop", texture, and dimension in everything from home decor to clothing to--you guessed it--jewelry.

Tattoo-Inspired Engagement Ring

Enter the tattoo ring. That's right: a ring with a band inspired by a tribal weave tattoo. The diamond is pristine yet humble, weighing in at a dainty .75 carats, and is the sideshow to the nontraditional artistry of the band. With its ebbs and flows of white gold, this ring's band speaks volumes of the character of the person wearing it. It says, "I'm sophisticated, but unordinary; in vogue, but non-traditional; youthful, but not naive."

Browse the rest of Catherine Angiel's line of engagement and statement rings and find the perfect piece to tell that special person in your life, "I love the one and only, unique YOU".

NYC is hot and so are the jewelry trends June 10 2015 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

What to wear this summer

With only eleven days left until the summer solstice (mark your calendars – it falls on June 21), it’s time to peel off the warm winter layers and to put on some hot summer jewelry. We’ve handpicked a few of our favorite summer selections to help you start your summer off the right way – in style.

Full finger rings aren’t for the faint of heart, but even the shyest of wallflowers will find herself shining in our champagne diamond full finger ring. The intricate, shield-style floral design paired with delicate, champagne-colored diamonds will have you ready to pop open a bottle of your favorite rosé and hit the beach.

Neither your jewelry nor your worries should weigh you down this summer, so choose light-but-bright pieces that allow for maximum movement (what edgy-chic chick isn’t ready to bust a move at the first signs of her favorite song?). Our diamond hoop earrings are the perfect complement to your halter-tops, short-shorts, or sundresses. No matter what adventures you find this summer, these hoops won’t cramp your style; they’ll perfect it.


Whether you’re queen of the beach volleyball court or princess of the pool, make this summer a royal flush – not a royal bust. Our gold crown stud earrings are perfect for dressing up your favorite pair of jeans on Friday afternoon or spicing up your little black dress on Saturday night (not to mention, they make the perfect golden pair with your golden summer tan!). Before long, Kate Middleton will be taking style tips from you.

It takes courage to brave the sky-high New York City summer temperatures; wear your nerve around your neck with our kanji courage symbol necklace. With a unique and intricate orange sapphire chain paired with an orange diamond encrusted pendant, you’ll be a fierce warrior of style all throughout the summer – and beyond.

Red Carpet Looks 2015 February 23 2015 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Red carpet trends

Award season means jaw dropping dresses gracing the red carpet. But the men deserve some attention too! Personal friend and client, Ethan Hawke, looked so dapper in his Dior tux and his favorite signature Catherine Angiel black diamond cross seal cufflinks at the Golden Globes. 


Each year, The Academy brings together Hollywood’s A-list celebrities for a night at the The Oscars. And every year, the celebrities grace the red carpet with drop dead gorgeous dresses and their beautiful jewels. This year was no exception! See some of our favorite red carpet looks from The Oscars paired with Catherine Angiel designs.


Valentine's Day Jewelry Gifts for Her January 29 2015 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Fiery Passion

Valentine's Day is just around the corner.Does she have your heart? Give her the best of yours with a black diamond heart necklace from Catherine Angiel this Valentine’s Day!

Artisan Jewelry Creations January 14 2015 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Jewelry that's perfect both day & night 

Do you need a necklace that can go with you straight from work to a night out on the town? Fine jewelry like that is hard to come by--but with Catherine Angiel's collection of Moroccan diamond necklaces, you can easily achieve that sought after day to night look!

Rainbow moonstones are coming out strong December 21 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

As unique as you are 

Nothing says 'Happy Holidays' like our signature, hand carved rose gold rainbow moonstone ring. Rainbow moonstone is an enchanting gem. With mysterious shimmer, the stone always looks different in new light. Enchant her holiday with the gift of mystery. 

Unique Holiday Gifts for Him December 17 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Make 'Em Sweat

While everyone else at the office will be reluctant to show off their holiday gifts, make sure he's proud of his bling! Give them something to talk about at the water cooler by buying the guy in your life these signature Catherine's Angiel, black diamond cuff links. As far as he's concerned, no one else got any gifts.


Unique Holiday Gifts December 15 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

The Lady Who Has Everything

Not sure what to buy your lady who has everything this holiday season? Check out Catherine Angiel's unique jewelry designs. From the ever trending rose gold to bold and unique black diamonds. Take her breath away this holiday!


Hot Holiday Gift Ideas December 12 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

The Little Black Box

Why be mainstream when your cocktail ring can outshine anything in that little blue box? "This I take it wasn't bought at Tiffany's?" Damn straight! But it wasn't from a cracker jack box either Give your honey the gift of her dreams in the little black box. Shop Catherine Angiel this holiday season.



Unique Jewelry Gifts for the Holidays December 04 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Pearls are a Lady's Best Friend

Diamonds may be a girl's best friend, but pearls are a lady's best accessory. This holiday, give her the gift that combines the two best gems a woman can ask for. This Catherine Angiel signature pearl bracelet with black pave diamonds would've been Audrey Hepburn's first choice. Breakfast at Catherine Angiel's please!

Unique Minerals Celebrated June 20 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

All that glitters isn't always gold & who cares

Recently jewelry artist Catherine Angiel has been inspired by pyrite, an earth mineral that most people know as 'Fool's Gold'. Pyrite has been used to make jewelry for centuries, reaching the height of its popularity during the Victorian era. A mineral that evokes images of fire and warmth, pyrite literally comes from the Greek word for fire, Catherine found that it fit right in with her modern-vintage aesthetic. Aside from being known as 'Fool's Gold', pyrite has been called 'healer's gold' and is used as a gemstone for protection and promoting a happy state of mind. 

Pyrite is perfect for those who are looking for something different to add to their jewelry box, while maintaining an overall glamorous feeling. 

Neiman Marcus Trunk Show March 29 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Get ready Chicago, I'm comin' for ya!


Diamond Full Finger Rings are Here to Stay March 28 2014 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Diamonds rings are becoming more playful and expressive

These full finger rings are both powerful and bold. 

Here's a little sneak peek...


Crown Jewels Gothic Chic December 28 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Gothic Chic 

Live luxuriously with this gold and diamond crown necklace fit for a princess or a prince! Gothic jewelry is hot and trending! 

Alternative Bridal Wedding Bands for the Avant-Garde December 23 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Give her LOVE with bling!

For an unmistakable representation of your love, give this divine, tattoo inspired "LOVE" diamond ring. Chic and rich.

Delicate Diamond Earrings a Must Have December 20 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Earrings that go with everything 

The simplicity of the design of these awe-inspiring White Gold Diamond Drop Earrings make them a must-have this holiday!


Ancient stones make a come back December 15 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Inspired by the Roaring 20's, this fun, glam and decadent antique cut, Black Briolette Diamond Necklace goes well with any outfit this season!


Black and White Diamond Ring | The Modern Cocktail Ring December 12 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

This exquisite Black and White Diamond ring has the perfect modern twist. The stunning Rose Cut Black Diamond, surrounded by White Diamonds, gives this ring a modern and timeless look. Antique meets modern!




Designer Rose Gold Ring | Full Finger Designs are Bold and Hot December 02 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Staff Holiday Pick!

Bedazzle that someone special with this rose gold and diamond full finger ring for the holidays!


Jewelry Chic December 01 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? We have gorgeous staff favorites to help you find that perfect gift to put under the tree!



These White Gold and diamond Edgy-Couture Earrings would be a perfect statement piece to give that special someone this season!

Rockin Black Diamonds are for Everyone November 29 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Jewelry artist Catherine Angiel discovered black diamonds 15 years ago. These striking jewelry designs have become a staple for NYC power women!  They are Glam and chic, and perfect with every attire.

Jewelry Gift Ideas from the Big Apple November 29 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Holiday gifts sure to knock over the tree 

Unwrap this 1960's inspired Edgy-Chic Diamond Ring this season! This full finger ring is fun, glamorous and delicate! Perfect for jeans or that little black dress!


Having Fun with Color in your Jewelry? November 26 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Rose Gold and Champagne Diamonds. A perfect marriage for any occasion!

These warm and delicate Rose Gold Diamond Teardrop Earrings are a perfect addition to your Catherine Angiel jewelry collection. The mixture of Rose Gold and Champagne Diamonds makes for a perfect marriage. Dress up or down any outfit with these stunning earrings!




Neiman Marcus Beverly Hills September 20 2013 - Catherine Angiel, 0 Comments

Having a great time at Beverly Hills, come and say hi and see the beautiful new designs today or tomorrow until 5pm. — at Neiman Marcus





The Black Diamond Angiel June 12 2010 - catherineangiel, 0 Comments

Catherine Angiel, who truly put Black Diamonds on the map, was featured in Life & Style this past week because of the inspiration from the 5ct Black Diamond Big gives Carrie at the end of SATC2.

Black Diamonds are being more and more recognized. When is the last time that you saw somebody wearing a black diamond ring? It's truly a unique stone and gives more character to today's already impeccable designs.

However, Ms. Anigel has been using Black Diamonds in her designs for years; I'm happy to see that the rest of the fashion world is finally catching up!

Black diamond gets play in 'Sex and the City 2' - National Jeweler

New York--Spoiler alert! Sex and the City fans will remember that at the end of the 2008 film, Carrie Bradshaw got engaged with a diamond-encrusted shoe rather than a diamond-encrusted ring. While it seemed a fitting engagement for the die-hard fashionista, fans who might have been gunning to see Carrie get a ring will finally get their wish.

Back for another round in Sex and the City 2, which opened at the No. 2 spot at the box office this weekend, Carrie and her trio of best friends, Samantha, Miranda and Charlotte, sport jewelry throughout, but the piece that's getting fans talking is a 5-carat diamond ring from designer Itay Malkin.

The hefty carat weight makes for a talking point of its own, but the real buzz factor is the diamond's hue. For fearless fashionista Carrie--who was ready to get married in the first film wearing a bright blue feather on her head--a crystal clear diamond ring just wouldn't do.

In the final scene, Carrie's longtime love, Big, presents her with a black diamond ring, explaining "because you are not like anyone else."

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