Joanne Penhale is a Canadian journalist and editor on the verge of moving to Toronto from Montreal. She's written regularly for the Montreal Gazette and Westmount Independent since 2009, and before that she was a reporter in Victoria and Vancouver, BC.
This stunning necklace from Chopard’s High Jewellery Collection features 107 rubies totalling 130 carats, and 249 diamonds totalling over 141 carats. Specially created for the ‘red carpet collection’, which was launched in 2007 to mark the 60th anniversary of the Cannes Film Festival, this unique piece is one of 69 stunning creations produced from Chopard’s workshop this year, to celebrate the 69th iteration of the festival. A pair of matching earrings completes the look.