Valentine's Day Jewelry NYC | Top Gift Ideas February 06 2014, 0 Comments
Only 8 days until Valentine's Day! Here are some fabulous gift ideas for her
This unique black and white diamond cocktail ring is perfect for a classy and timeless look!
This edgy chic dagger, multi-strand bracelet is a great glam statement piece!
These white diamond flower studs are a fabulous everyday earring!
New York Fashion Week | Celebrate Like a Diva! February 05 2014, 0 Comments
It's the most wonderful time of the year! New York Fashion Week is here!
Mother nature may not be kind, but that won't stop the fierce fashion from walking down the runway!
Who are you looking forward to seeing this year?
Daily Candy Weekend Guide NYC | What's Hot in Jewelry January 18 2014, 0 Comments
Thank you for the shout out Daily Candy and NY1! Come join us for our biggest sale yet!
Asscher Cut Engagement Ring | Classically Simple Designs January 10 2014, 0 Comments
Say yes to this Catherine Angiel Asscher Cut Engagement Ring. Delicate hand scroll engraving around the baguette diamonds give this delicate, classic design a vintage look!
History of Engagement Rings | NYC Jewelry Artist January 05 2014, 0 Comments
It's proposal season!
Did you know when engagement rings first originated? Neither did we until we stumbled upon an article from 25karats.com!
The first engagement ring dates back all the way to our prehistoric ancestors, the cavemen! Archaeologists believe that men would place braided cords around the woman's wrist, waist and feet. This tradition then ended when the ancient Egyptians began using rings in their marriage ceremonies.
The first true example of an actual wedding band, or engagement ring started in Egypt about 2800 BC. Archaeologists uncovered several mummies from that era that were buried with silver or gold rings on their left hands. Ancient Egyptians believed that the left ring finger was connected to the heart, which is a tradition that we still use today!
The first diamond engagement ring Archduke Maximilian of Austria gave to his love when he proposed to her in 1477. It was a unique ring that featured several pieces of flattened diamonds that spelled the letter "M" for her name, Mary.
The tradition of giving rings didn't become popular until the 1700's with "posey rings" in Europe. "Posey rings" were bands that were inscribed with lines of poetry and given to sweethearts as a token of their love and affection.
In the 21st century, engagement have evolved. Be it a traditional white solitaire diamond setting to a more edgy black or grey diamond setting a ring is and always will be extraordinary way to say, "I love you".
Jewelry Artist Catherine Angiel featured on Lust for Life December 28 2013, 0 Comments
Catherine was featured on Lust for Life to talk about edgy, non-traditional engagement rings! Thank you Lust for Life!
Diamond Crown Necklace | Crown Jewelry For Men and Women December 28 2013, 0 Comments
Live luxuriously with this gold and diamond crown necklace! Fit for a Princess!
Champagne Diamond Earrings NYC | Innovative Jewelry Designs December 27 2013, 0 Comments
Toast the new year with these Champagne Diamond Filigree Earrings! Glamorous and chic
Rose Gold Diamond V Ring | Edgy Chic Designs December 26 2013, 0 Comments
Did you find a little Catherine Angiel under your tree? This Rose Gold Diamond Knuckle ring is perfect for any occasion!
Diamond Love Ring | Alternative Bridal Wedding Bands December 23 2013, 0 Comments
For an unmistakable representation of your love, give this divine, tattoo inspired "LOVE" diamond ring. Chic and rich.
Diamond Dragon Pendant NYC | Edy and Chic December 22 2013, 0 Comments
Only 3 days left until Christmas!
This beautifully handcrafted White Gold and Diamond Dragon Pendant is a powerful symbol of nobility and abundance. The perfect gift for him or her!
Black Diamond Lariat Necklace | Hot Necklace Designs December 21 2013, 0 Comments
Black Diamond Necklaces are forever!
This White Gold and Black Diamond Drop Lariat Necklace makes for a fabulous, sensual statement piece. Perfect for everyday and evening wear. Simple yet unique, drop is a briolette diamond.
Delicate Diamond Earrings | What are NYC Women Wearing December 20 2013, 0 Comments
The simplicity of the design of these awe-inspiring White Gold Diamond Drop Earrings make them a must-have this holiday!
Pyrite Bracelet in Engagement 101 | NYC Jewelry Designer December 18 2013, 0 Comments
Engagement 101 featured Catherine's Pyrite Bracelet on their blog!
Thank you to Engagement 101's Editor-in-Chief, Severine Ferrari for using Catherine's Pyrite Bracelet to complete your perfect holiday outfit!
Check it out here! http://www.yourengagement101.com/blog/
Rose Gold Diamond Necklace | Top Jewelry Gifts for Her December 17 2013, 0 Comments
Tell her you love her for no occasion other than she's worth it! This vintage inspired rose gold diamond necklace has a beautiful rose cut diamond nestled in a hand carved antique filigree basket. Tasteful and delicate, and perfect for both day and night!
Black Diamond Necklace | Unique Designs | Briolette Diamonds December 15 2013, 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!
Grey Diamond Rings | Simple and Rare Finds December 13 2013, 0 CommentsA rare Rose Cut Grey Diamond is delicately nestled in a handmade Rose Gold setting. A beautiful combination of cool and warm. This limited edition ring is exquisitely simple and elegant.
Black and White Diamond Ring | The Modern Cocktail Ring December 12 2013, 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!
Black Diamond Bracelet | Pave Link Design | NYC Jewelry December 11 2013, 0 Comments
The New York Chic Bracelet!
This Black Diamond Pave Link Bracelet is perfect to wear alone or layer. Handmade with 3.25 carats of Black Diamonds, this classic and edgy piece is perfect for him or her!
Black Diamond Heart Necklace | Jewelry with an Attitude December 10 2013, 0 Comments
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Catherine's signature Black Diamond Heart is feminine with just enough attitude! A statement piece worn both day and night. For the unique woman who knows who she is and what she wants!
Black Diamond Wedding Bands | Alternative Bridal Rings December 08 2013, 0 CommentsBeautifully handcrafted Black Diamond Band is elegant and chic! Today couples crave unique designs that express their personality. Check out more alternative bridal ideas on our website!
Rose Gold Diamond Rings | Unique Engagement Ring Ideas December 07 2013, 0 Comments
Madison Ave. meets Soho!
A Diamond for all seasons!
This bold, elegant, edgy ring blends a magnificent Chameleon Diamond with warm and sophisticated Rose Gold.
Pyrite Bracelet NYC | Unique Gift Ideas December 06 2013, 0 Comments
Great Holiday Gift Idea!
Be bold this holiday season with this sexy multi-strand Pyrite Bracelet. The fine handcrafted filigree detailing makes this a statement piece that's perfect for any occasion!
Black Diamond Necklaces | Jewelry Trends December 05 2013, 0 Comments
Handmade with movement, these rose cut black diamonds shimmer delicately and powerfully. Jewelry should be worn both day and night and be versatile.
Champagne Diamond Earrings | Vintage meets Modern Classics December 04 2013, 0 Comments
Add some Hollywood Glam into your wardrobe with these Champagne Diamond Filigree Earrings. Feminine, Edgy and Chic
Rose Gold Unique Rings | Alternative Wedding Band Ideas December 03 2013, 0 Comments
Wedding bands are becoming much more expressive, and exciting. This crown band is perfect for those brides to be who crave something unique, yet timeless. Alternative wedding rings are here to stay!
Designer Diamond Earrings | Jewelry Chic December 01 2013, 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!
White Diamond Earrings | Moroccan Designs November 30 2013, 0 Comments
Small Business Saturday!
It's Small Business Saturday today! Start your holiday shopping by shopping small and shopping local!
Let us wrap up these White Gold Edgy-Chic Diamond earrings in a little black box for you to put underneath the tree this season!
Black Diamond Jewelry | Rockin Black Diaomonds are for Everyone! November 29 2013, 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.
Designer Diamond Necklaces | Best Holiday Jewelry Gifts! November 27 2013, 0 Comments
Unwrap something very special this holiday season. A perfect necklace for any occasion. Moroccan inspired white gold and diamond necklace!
Catherine Angiel's 20th Anniversary Event November 23 2013, 0 Comments
Thank you everyone for coming out to celebrate the shop's 20th anniversary! Love, Catherine & Team
Ode to NYC | Greenwich Village Love March 27 2012, 0 Comments
Reason #108 to love the West Village: amazing restaurants and bars!
We love our neighbors!
Daphne Guinness International Woman of Style January 06 2012, 0 Comments
Don't you just love a little dose of inspiration in the morning?
While sipping on my cup of joe and catching up on the latest New York City news, I discovered that the Daphne Guinness Exhibition at The Museum at FIT closes tomorrow.
I can't think of a more inspiring place to spend a Saturday afternoon than The Most Fashionable Museum in New York City. Cruise on over to Seventh Avenue at 27th Street. Admission is free and open to the public. Tonight the museum is open until 8 pm and Saturday hours are 10 am-5 pm.
For more information on the fabulous Daphne Guinness or FIT check out http://www.fitnyc.edu/10768.asp.
[New Year's Eve]: Celebrate You December 28 2011, 0 Comments
Here’s a little secret from the stylish Catherine Angiel team on how to start off the brand new year with pep in your step. Buy yourself a gift, something you love, and the only requirement is that it must be FABULOUS!
Here is our current obsession...
Available in rose gold, sterling silver, and white gold with diamonds!
'Chasing the dragon with jewelry designer Catherine Angiel' July 12 2010, 0 Comments
Dragons, gothic crosses, skulls and the classic arrowed heart that reads “mom”, if you think this is a description of artwork on the wall of a NYC tattoo parlor you’re mistaken. I just walked into Catherine Angiel, a Greenwich Avenue jewelry store located in the West Village.
I’ve always felt tattoos forward implications of danger and mystery onto their owner. Yet, making a lifelong commitment to a particular design is dreadfully disconcerting. (That, and there’s always my mother’s voice in the back of my head warning how it will look when I’m eighty with sagging skin) I conquered my fear of tattoo commitment at Catherine Angiel. Twirling around in front of the store’s mirror with a white diamond dragon pendant shimmering around my neck, I felt like a rock star and I decided that I’d finally found a “tattoo” with which I could form an allegiance.
Now for most of us, a diamond encrusted pendant is not an impulse buy. However, until one can save for the real McCoy, Catherine Angiel also offers silver versions without diamonds that won’t break the bank. You have to be buzzed into the store, which can be a little intimidating, but once inside the music is thumping and the casual atmosphere makes you feel completely comfortable. The store also offers engagement rings and slightly more conservative jewelry designs if the rock and roll experience of her tattoo inspired collection is not for you.
4th of July Celebrations! July 03 2010, 0 Comments
HAPPY 4th of JULY!!!