Linhardt is a New York-based fine and fashion jewelry house founded in 2008 that is revolutionizing the industry by marrying innovative design and exceptional craftsmanship with the highest level of socially and environmentally responsible practices. Linhardt has a retail store in the SoHo section of New York City and a workshop in Midtown Manhattan. Linhardt creations are hand-touched pieces of art that are fashioned from responsibly-sourced precious metals and mine-to-market gemstones. From the delicate luxury of fine engagement and wedding rings to the architectural boldness of our Signature Collection, Linhardt creates sophisticated designs of distinctive artistry. Linhardt utilizes traditional artisanal techniques, from the 17th century Japanese Mo kume Gane; to hand-crafted, intricate French Micropave. By incorporating the se traditional techniques into bold and innovative designs, Linhardt jewelry objects make a statement of subtle sophistication. This is true New York “urban armor”; designed by Linhardt herself – a native New Yorker, designer and trained metalsmith, she utilizes local manufacturers to contribute to the local economy of New York City; with a nod to its long history as a city of artisans. Linhardt was named a “Critics’ Pick: Best of New York.” and coined “New York’s green jeweler” by New York Magazine. Linhardt’s “wearable sculpture” has been worn by celebrities such as Alicia Keys, Jennifer Lopez, Gisele Bundchen; and is regularly featured in fashion shoots for magazines such as Vogue and Bazaar. Linhardt is a B corp-certified business, a rigorous process that recognizes us as part of a community of like-minded companies that address social and environmental issues as they pursue financial success. We are informed activists for responsible mining, sustainable economic development and verified, ethical sources for gold, diamonds and other materials used for. We believe that people should be able t o enjoy beautiful pieces of jewelry without the expense of the planet and the people who Linhardt jewelry is available in our flagship New York store in downtown Manhattan; as well as in select galleries and retail stores in the United States and Europe.