What would Paris be without its famous Place Vendôme ? In this legendary spot, Van Cleef & Arpels invites you to discover the exceptional professions of jewelery and luxury. This prestigious label offers workshops in order to share a glimpse of its universe to the world.
At the heart of an elegant and elaborate 18th century mansion, you will be able to assist to master classes dedicated to precious stones and to the expertise required to match those marvellous fineries together. No less than 14 classes are offered to learn more about jewels and how they represent the french art de vivre. Those classes are made available for groups of 12 or less.
Don’t be shy about dreaming becoming a gemologist or watchmaker yourself; the Ecole Van Cleef & Arpels gives you the opportunity to take a trip behind the scenes, where you will discover a unique decor. There, expertise takes a brand new meaning as age-old techniques are combined to modern implements.
Paris SVP has assisted to the “Fascinating Diamond : History and Legends” course. We have been utterly conquered by this course and its unique take on the subject. During 4 hours – which are spent as in a dream – two professors, a lecturer and a gemologist, lead the audience throughout the captivating history of diamonds. Whether you are keen on history, a precious stones enthusiast, or simply curious, you will certainly leave this class feeling enchanted by the many secrets and legends which surround this stone.
The Ecole Van Cleef & Arpels is succesful in its goal to make people discover the backstage of an enchanting universe, all the while making its one-day students feel at ease in this unique world. We cannot help but ask for more !