“I think jewelry has to be playful,” Paloma Picasso is saying. “Jewelry makes us feel great and it makes us more beautiful, but if it can make us smile, all the better.”
We’re in Picasso’s Tiffany & Co. design studio in Midtown Manhattan, surrounded by display cases containing hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of her creations. The piece making her smile at the moment is a bracelet from her 2008 Zelige collection: a Cleopatra-like coil of 18-carat yellow gold, with an ingenious twist. Picasso removes the bracelet from her slender wrist by opening it link by link. “Ah, oui?” she breathes in her pan-European accent.
Read the whole interview by Paige Williams here: http://www.littlepinkbook.com/paloma-picasso