From its vivid plants and charming sea creatures to its undulating waves, the ocean’s magic is captured by jewelers in intricate pieces featuring vibrant tanzanites and blue sapphires. Diamonds that recall the glint of sunlight reflecting off the water’s surface offset their beauty and intense hues.
Above: Yeprem earrings in 18K white gold with 12.45 carats diamonds | $40,300, Bergdorf Goodman in New York, +1 212 753 7300, yepremjewellery.com
Above: Giampiero Bodino Onde Zaffiri Blu necklace in 18K white gold with diamonds and blue sapphires | price on request, Maison Giampiero Bodino in Milan, +39 023 031 4777, giampierobodino.com
Above: Leyla Abdollahi earrings in 18K white gold with Tahitian pearls, 1.15 carats blue sapphires and .98 carats diamonds | $16,450, by special order, email@example.com, leyla-abdollahi.com
Above: Van Cleef & Arpels Snails high-jewelry clip in 18K white gold with 8.64 carats diamonds, 3.11 carats mauve sapphires, 3.09 carats blue sapphires, 1.7 carats tanzanite, 1.56 carats tsavorite garnets and 1.47 carats blue tourmalines | $305,000, Van Cleef & Arpels in New York, +1 212 896 9284, vancleefarpels.com
Above: Maria Canale Wave cuff in 18K white gold with 17.66 carats sapphires, 2.33 carats white diamonds and 1.2 carats gray diamonds | $50,000, Mitchells in New York, +1 212 889 3019, mariacanale.com
Above: Kavant & Sharart earrings in 18K white gold with 2.46 carats blue sapphires, 2.29 carats light-blue sapphires and .75 carats diamonds, $8,690, Copious Row in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, +1 617 608 3530, kavantandsharart.com