Friday, 17 February 2017

Tiffany & Co - The Blue Book 2016

Blue Book Starfish cuff with blue sapphires, diamonds and tsavorites.
Tiffany & Co was founded by Charles Tiffany and John Young in New York in 1837 as a "stationery and fancy goods emporium", the store sold a variety of stationery items, and operated as "Tiffany, Young and Ellis" in Lower Manhattan.

Rubellite Starburst Brooches
The name was shortened to Tiffany & Company in 1853 when Charles Tiffany took control and established the firm's emphasis on jewelry. The Company operates retail stores and boutiques in the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe.

The Company also sells timepieces, leather goods, sterling silver goods, china, crystal, stationery, fragrances and accessories, which represented 8% of worldwide sales in 2012. For over 175 years, Tiffany & Co. has produced world-renowned jewelry collections.

Tiffany’s Blue Book showcases the most spectacular jewels. It has been arriving in customers’ mail boxes since 1845.

It is the first mail order catalogue in the U.S.