Redefining classics in a contemporary form. Shapes are studied, re-imagined and revived to enhance beauty and blend the timeless with the contemporary.
Dries Criel takes inspiration from his background in modern dance, his travels, antique jewelry, architecture, and contemporary art. The pieces are handcrafted by the best artisans in Antwerp using the finest materials available.
How we curate our
- Every designer we showcase at Auverture has a signature, defined by the recognisable style and knowledge that sets them apart from the rest
- We believe jewellery tells a story, not just about your style but about who you are. That’s why our curators build collections that speak to the past, present and future of influential design
- Creating jewellery is an artform and we’re committed to celebrating that. Each piece we curate is technically exceptional, crafted with expertise, skill and creativity
- As a platform looking to the future, it’s important that all of our designers align with our eco-conscious mission. As a result, the pieces we curate are always purposeful and always ethical
Why we curated this designer
The DC client can be defined by his or her strong personality, a person looking for a unique piece and story, independent, and has no gender and/or age.
Dries’ creations are different, different when it comes to pure and designs with a twist and different in the way of presenting fine jewelry to a younger generation, for both men and women. Different, but without compromising on quality, elegance and durably