The Jewelry Box Blog

Brands We Love: Tiffany & Co.

on Feb 12, 2015 2:24 PM

Each month, we will be featuring a different jewelry designer, brand, or store. We hope you look forward to learning something new about your favorite brands, as well as discovering some new favorites along the way! Let us know in the comments if there's a specific designer or brand you'd like to learn more about.

Name: Tiffany & Co.

Established: 1837 by Charles Lewis Tiffany

Big Break: 1878 Paris World Exposition - Tiffany's Japanesque silver won highest honors

Signature Style: Elegance, sophistication, exclusivity, and flawless craftsmanship

Latest Design: Tiffany T

Perfect For: The woman with elegant, effortless style

The brand is a Hollywood icon - featured 48 times on the big screen (who hasn't fallen in love with Breakfast at Tiffany's?) and 28 times on the small screen. Not to mention the jewelry has been a celebrity favorite since Eleanor Roosevelt wore a Tiffany engagement ring in 1904. What could be a better indicator of success than that?!

Here are a few lesser-known facts about the jewelry icon:

Tiffany Blue Book Tiffany Solitaire Setting
Tiffany published the first mail-order catalog ever in the United States - Blue Book The traditional six-prong solitaire diamond engagement ring is actually a registered trademark design called the Tiffany Setting®
Vince Lombardi Trophy Tiffany Keys
Tiffany & Co. creates the Vince Lombardi Trophy for each Super Bowl Despite having seemingly been around forever, Tiffany Keys were only launched in 2009

Photo source: Tiffany & Co.

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