Chocolate Treats

It's an ancient gift-giver's quandary: jewelry or chocolate? Now you have a third choice: chocolate jewelry.

Boucheron, the venerable Place Vendôme jeweler, has launched a new line of rings in creamy-brown gold. They were designed by creative director Solange Azagury-Partridge, who was inspired when her research team showed her a sample of the "chocolate" gold.

"I had been coming up with turns of phrase using bouche [the French word for mouth]," Azagury-Partridge says. "Like l'eau à la bouche ... mouth-watering. It's all about being edible and delicious, and that color of gold...

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