Jony Ive has created a diamond ring for a charity auction
The head of the design division of Apple jony Ive, often talks about his fascination with materials, but rather their learning within workflows. His latest project is a great example of his hobby.
Most designers when starting to create a diamond ring, you begin with the selection of metal for the bezel. As a rule, gold, silver or platinum. Then on the resulting form set the diamonds.
But jony Ive and designer Marc Newson decided to use a completely different approach. The only material in their ring (RED) Diamond Ring — diamond.
Gem create Diamond Foundry — certified manufacturer of carbon diamond, who first developed and patented the technology for safe and sustainable formation of diamonds.
The ring will be made according to the finger size of the buyer. According to preliminary estimates, it is 150-250 thousand dollars. The auction will be held on December 5 in Miami.