Thursday, March 13, 2014

Todd Reed, Raw Elegance

Post by Patricia Syvrud

One of the conundrums of the jewelry world is that there are so many products out there that all look the same, yet at the same time, there’s also so much wonderful and truly unique jewelry and so many inspired jewelry designers. Todd Reed is one of those talented and inspired award-winning designers that you should know.

A selection of Todd Reed jewelry from the Quadrum Gallery:
                                                                                              Photo Courtesy of QuadrumGallery.com

A pioneer in the use of rough diamonds in contemporary fine jewelry design, Todd Reed singlehandedly started the trend for incorporating the beauty that is an unfaceted diamond into strong ‘statement’ jewels, trademarking “Raw Elegance” to capture the essence of his design esthetic.

 Palladium metal band rings in "Autumn", Black, White, and "Raw" cube diamonds: