Would you believe if I told you that the symbol of love – the heart shape – has origins as far back as the Ice Age? The ancient Egyptians and Greeks regarded it as the centre of the soul and life. But it was not until the Middle Ages that it emerged as a symbol of sincerity, courage, purity, which was then perpetuated throughout the 1700s and 1800s in western culture.
Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany & Co. perhaps offers a wide variety from “Return to Tiffany”, centred around the maison’s iconic heart-shaped tag, and “Keys” interpreting the everyday namesake object in fanciful silhouettes, to Jean Schlumberger, Elsa Peretti and Paloma Picasso’s designs. www.tiffany.com