Best of Boston

BEST Jewelry, Fine

2017 BEST Jewelry, Fine

Quadrum

Chestnut Hill

Displayed in glass cases and backlit boxes like museum treasures, the handcrafted baubles at Quadrum are proof positive that fine jewelry needn’t be boring. Here, raw diamonds, black tourmaline crystals, and ocean-blue opal star in bold pieces that work as… read more»

2016 BEST Jewelry, Fine

Quadrum

Chestnut Hill

Farewell, diamond studs and plain strands of pearls: At Quadrum, each piece is a one-of-a-kind work of art, sourced from the world’s most talented jewelry makers. That means you’ll find dramatic earrings encrusted with moonstones and white diamonds, rose-cut sapphire… read more»

2015 BEST Jewelry, Fine

Cynthia Britt Custom Jewelry

Boston

If you’re investing in a three-months’-income heirloom, you want to work with someone who understands your vision—and your budget. Cynthia Pischdotchian ditched an engineering career to pursue her bejeweled dreams and bring precision to a timeless art form. Today she… read more»

2013 BEST Jewelry, Fine

Dorfman Jewelers

Boston

Led by executive director Gerard Riveron—an industry veteran who polished his appraisal skills at Cartier—this precious-gemstone-lovers’ paradise markets exclusive stunners from Van Cleef & Arpels, Alexandra Mor, Picchiotti, and more (European designers Antonini and Tamara Comolli may soon join the… read more»