From the beginning of time, woman have desired the iridescent and filled with color precious gemstones of diamonds.

Jeweler Harry Winston once stated, "I love the world of diamonds, the world of Cinderella. You can find anything and everything. People, drama, love stories, gems, speculation, and excitement... what more could you ask for?"

Andre Leon Tally is a contributing editor to Vogue, where he writes the monthly column "Life with André." He decided to write a biography detailing his company’s love of precious stones and one of the foremost jewelers in the world and the ‘King of Diamonds,’ Harry Winston.

The book, entitled “Harry Winston” is published by Italian-based Rizzoli was released on October 16th, and details the popularity of Harry Winston’s gems, even before Marilyn Monroe purred “Talk to me Harry Winston…”

In 1932, Harry Winston created his first diamond masterpiece which sparked off an 80 year trend of all the A-List stars wearing diamonds on the red carpet on their wrists or necks.

High profile celebrities who had a connection to diamonds and Harry Winston are mentioned such as Elizabeth Taylor and Katherine Hepburn.  This is a coffee table book filled with glossy, beautifully depicted photographs, exclusive archive footage and rare collectables.
The book is sure to be a best-seller with fashionistas and gem-lovers anywhere.

The search has ended by adding a bit of modern design and spark with a fabulous authentic Chanel Patent Leather Shopping Tote.

This is a sure winning style that Nicole Kidman adores provides a complementary edge to the season's. It features gorgeous quilted and shiny black patent structured medium sized rectangle frame.

These pre-owned Chanel handbag is both basic and alluring and can be used for work during the day, and then make it to the theater in style at night.  

All hardware is gold tone including its decorative CC logo on the front exterior.

The Chanel tote features double gold tone chain interwoven with patent leather straps that can be hand carried as worn on the shoulder.

There is an inner flap on its top that tucks in and completely hides anything within the tote.

The interior is the perfect size for small necessities and yet large enough to hold a cell, keys, and wallet. It is lined in the iconic Chanel monogram logo in black satin against a backdrop of matte black fabric textile with a zippered pocket again one side wall.

The authentic Chanel Patent Leather Shopping Tote is one shopper that offers a carefree and confident attitude.