Vanessa grew up surrounded by the natural beauty of her hometown in Lugano, Switzerland. In order to fulfill her interest and talent for the arts she pursued an education at the prestigious Central Saint Martins in London. After earning a bachelors degree in jewellery design, Vanessa followed her passion for the finest materials to the Gemological Institute of America in New York where she earned a Graduate Gemologist degree. Drawn to the richness of Asian culture, Vanessa’s spent a year in Hong Kong at a luxury pearl house as the Creative Director and Chief Designer. She returned to Europe and continued to create iconic collections for the world’s leading diamond jewelers, DeBeers Diamond Jewellers, in London. Vanessa chose Geneva in 2012 as the location to launch her own fine jewellery line, Vanessa Martinelli, a step towards complete freedom to create pieces that fully express a Swiss-Italian passion for life and beauty. Vanessa is currently based in Lugano and travels to find inspirations and meet clients.
From engagement rings to celebration pieces for special occasions, Vanessa Martinelli designs bespoke fine jewlerey that is truly one of a kind and unique to suite your taste.
Vanessa Martinelli offers a completely unique take on fine jewellery by combining the finest colored stones with joyful designs and exceptional craftsmanship.
Vanessa Martinelli specializes in the highest quality diamonds, colored stones, and precious metals, creating exceptional pieces of the finest craftsmanship and beauty to be treasured and loved for generations.
She works closely with every client one on one, every step of the way and is passionate about making sure your dreams come true through a true design collaboration.