Ileana Makri Fashion for Women
Ileana Makri is continually inspired by the evil eye because of its power to ward off bad spirits - this necklace features the motif with a 'Sleepy' lid. Handmade from 18-karat gold, it's encrusted with 0.82-carats of shimmering baguette and round-cut diamonds. Wear yours with the coordinating earring.
Ileana Makri's single earring is more pared-back than her signature mythical symbol designs, but it's just as exquisite. Handcrafted from 18-karat white gold, this hoop style is encrusted with 0.37-carats of shimmering pavé diamonds. Highlight yours by wearing it with a simple stud in the other lobe.
"I am fascinated by multi-cultural symbols and their meanings, " says Ileana Makri. This single 'Eye and Moon' earring is handcrafted from 18-karat gold and is set with a 0.02-carat sapphire surrounded by 0.09-carats of diamonds. Wear yours with swept-back hair.
Ileana Makri creates timeless jewelry you'll love for years to come. These elegant hoop earrings are handmade from 18-karat gold inlaid with 0.86-carats of glittering diamonds - the designer's favorite jewel due to "their use of light that no other stone can compare to." Wear them day or night.
Ileana Makri's timeless hoop earrings are perfect for every day. This pair is handcrafted from 18-karat white gold and encrusted with 0.13-carats of pavé diamonds - the designer's favorite gem because of its "use of light that no other stone can compare to."
"In today's world, most women are women who do not wait for a special occasion to enjoy pieces they love, " says Ileana Makri. These hoop earrings are handcrafted from 18-karat gold and studded with 0.13-carats of sparkling diamonds. The delicate size makes them perfect for every day.
Ileana Makri's 18-karat gold 'Thread' ring sparkles with 0.29-carats of diamonds. Traditionally symbolizing enduring love, this handmade piece is the perfect way to mark a wedding anniversary or proposal.
A departure from the mythological symbols she usually references, Ileana Makri's 'Baguette' collection takes a more pared-back geometric approach. Handcrafted from 18-karat white gold, this single hoop earring is linked together by a delicate chain adorned with 0.31-carats of light-catching diamonds. Wear yours alone or stacked with similar styles.
Ileana Makri loves to play with symbolism, and the evil eye is one of her favorite talismans. Expertly handmade, this 18-karat gold ear cuff is spanned with 1.14-carats of baguette-cut diamonds to resemble lashes. We love the way it sits along the length of your lobe, as though it's resting weightlessly.
Ileana Makri's collections are peppered with multicultural symbols and motifs - the fine jewelry designer is fascinated by them. This 18-karat white gold bracelet is entirely handmade and detailed with a tiny cross that's set with 0.35-carats of diamonds.
Diamonds are Ileana Makri's favorite stone to work with, because of how they catch and reflect light. This fine chain bracelet is handcrafted from 18-karat rose gold and detailed with a small cross charm that's studded with 0.35-carats of the precious gem. Wear it as your signature everyday piece.
Details A study in modern glamour, Ileana Makri's angular earrings feature shimmering pave white diamonds and a contemporary triangular drop 18kt White gold with white diamonds Pyramid stud post backs, for pierced ears Showcase with a silk tee and biker jacket for an edgy twist Material & Care 18kt White Gold White Diamonds, 0.60ct Total length approx. 1.25"/32mm
Details Rendered in 18K white gold, Ileana Makri's evil eye bracelet is finished with a dusting of brown diamonds and blue sapphires 18K White gold, brown diamonds, blue sapphires, lobster claw closure Delicate chain and evil eye pendant Material & Care 18K White Gold, Brown Diamonds, Blue Sapphires
The evil eye is believed to protect the wearer from negative spirits - it's a symbol that dates back thousands of years and one of Ileana Makri's favorites to work with. Handmade from 18-karat rose gold, this delicate 'Kitten' necklace is encrusted with 0.80-carats of shimmering pink, green and blue sapphires. Wear yours as an everyday signature.
"I think that a woman should own jewelry that she can enjoy all day, " says Greek designer Ileana Makri. These hoop earrings are handcrafted from 18-karat rose gold and set with 1.98-carats of sparkling diamonds. They look just as chic with a sweater as they do an evening dress.
Ileana Makri loves diamonds for their incredible light-catching effect. Arranged in the designer's signature evil eye setting, this handcrafted 18-karat white gold earring has contrasting round and baguette-cut stones and a miniature 0.25-carat ruby.
Handmade using what the brand describes as "old world craftsmanship", Ileana Makri jewelry is intended to have "an irresistible feminine appeal". This 18-karat gold necklace is strung with 17 glistening baguette diamonds that total 1.64-carats. The way they are spaced means this piece sits beautifully across your décolletage.
Details Triple the luxe with three pave diamond-encrusted bands, Ileana Makri's polished gold ring elevates every ensemble with a glamorous touch 18kt Yellow gold with white diamonds Wear on your first finger for a contemporary twist Material & Care 18kt Yellow Gold White Diamonds
Greek designer Ileana Makri describes her designs as "jewelry for everyday". Handcrafted from 18-karat gold, these earrings are encrusted with luminous opals neatly outlined by polished turquoise stones.
Ileana Makri's fine jewelry line is defined by symbols, each inspired by a particular belief or culture. Depicting an eye - a symbol thought to protect from negative energy or forces - these earrings are handmade from polished 18-karat rose gold and encrusted with sapphires and rhodolites in an oxidized setting. They're striking but also the perfect size for everyday wear.