While the curves of the ear determine the basis of the design (the tech is incorporated into a curved case), there is the opportunity to freely experiment with decorative extensions and embellishments around, above, beneath, or in front of the ear. “The aid is emphasized, extended, thickened, exaggerated—it shines and becomes remarkable,” explained the winning trio. From subtle to ornate, there’s a piece to suit every taste—we adore the white and yellow gold bangle adorned with crystals, pearls and little colored, polished, glass shells.
As the winners of the second edition of the Grand Prix du Jury Accessoires de Mode Swarovski, Fichard, Fixy and Dessirier were rewarded with €15,000 from Swarovski. They also get the opportunity to work on a project with Chanel’s Maisons d’Art up to the value of €15,000. We are very excited to see what other new ground they will break.
Take a look at some extraordinary designs from the ten finalists for the Hyères Festival Swarovski Fashion Accessories Prize 2018: