"I am strongly influenced by the romance and history of Italy and India," says designer Waris Ahluwalia, who has ateliers in both countries. "I was in Rome doing a Wes Anderson film and fell in love with the history that permeates everything." The actor-turned-jewelerwhose baubles are coveted by Cate Blanchett
(at left), Lauren Hutton
and Chloe Sevigny
marries ancient techniques from Italian and Indian cultures to hatch marvelously modern designs.
Learn more about the jeweler at houseofwaris.com