From the moment high jewels are made, there’s an expectation of how and where they should be worn. But doesn’t the joy of high jewellery come from discovering the unexpected and witnessing techniques of craftsmanship, unusual colour palettes and diverse silhouettes that elevate the status quo? To celebrate my birthday, I am throwing out the high jewellery rule book, for a short time at least, and playing my own game… the game of poker to be precise! From the grandeur of the Queen of Spades to the vicariousness of the Joker, here is my rule-breaking moment of self-expression inspired by a deck of cards and adorned with high jewellery.
Birthday Edition: Katerina Perez's Poker Face
April 25, 2021
Photographer: Ksenia Usacheva @ksenia_visual_ / Stylist: Alexandra Pavlova @stylist.pavlova / Jewellery stylist and model: Katerina Perez