With the holiday season fast approaching is the time of dress up occasions. In the past, some of the most opulent balls took place during the grey and dreary days of winter´s worst. The best of holiday balls were filled with dazzling jewels worn by the ladies who attended. Most of what they wore came from Van Cleef and Arpels.

Renowned high end jeweler, Van Cleef and Arpels, once again offered reminiscent of by-gone era with a fine jewelry collection to go exhibit in their boutique store in Geneva, Switzerland.

Showcasing a dazzling array of jewels from the Place Vendôme Maison, these pieces from the 1920s to the 2000s, will be on display from November 16, 2013 to March 1, 2014.

As in true Van Cleef and Arpels prestigious fashion, these pieces are dazzling and filled with diamonds, emeralds and rubies in brooches, necklaces and rings. 

The Heritage Collection jewelry items and sets have been lent by collectors in Geneva provide an insight into the sources of inspiration that have gradually shaped Van Cleef & Arpels everlasting and high quality jewels.

Nothing could be more delightful to have in a wardrobe than a Chanel. It is just as desirable as anything from the jewelry store. This authentic Chanel Lambskin Quilted Tassel Shoulder Bag is a classic and is a winner to own or give as a special gift. Blake Lively loves hers.

The exterior is crafted in quilted diamond patterns of black lambskin with an overlaying and functional flap pocket and the CC logo embossed upon it.  The extra long strap is quilted also.

Elegantly dangling off its top zipper closure, is its namesake of a fringed tassel pull adorned with gold square enhancement engraved with the CC logo.
The interior of this stunning designer purse is done in black leather with extra space and great organizing option.  There are several flat pockets one side wall. The opposite contains a zippered pocket with a gold tone charm pull with the CC logo.

Even the most fashion forward outfit needs a Chanel to polish off a look. It is nice to dream about Van Cleef and Aprels jewels but a Chanel can easily be a reality. The versatile and authentic Chanel Lambskin Quilted Tassel Shoulder Bag is just that fundamental piece to include in any stylish diva wardrobe.