Roses are blooming

Roses are blooming this spring on everything from sandals and hair accessories to delicately encrusted pavé pieces. Pink sapphires, diamonds and tourmalines adorn Leiber's one-of-a-kind clutch while Dior's bud ring blossoms on the hand. If the finest pavés are prized for smoothness, can there be a more perfect display of their brilliance than on a silky petal?


Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!