Julianne Hough Attends 2013 Joyful Heart Foundation Gala Wearing Jacob Arabov Jewelry

Julianne Hough Attends 2013 Joyful Heart Foundation Gala Wearing Jacob Arabov Jewelry

Julianne Hough Attends 2013 Joyful Heart Foundation Gala Wearing Jacob Arabov Jewelry

It was in 2004 that the critically acclaimed actress Mariska Hargitay established the Joyful Heart Foundation. This non-profit organization aims to help victims of the under-recognized issues such as domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse to heal from such traumatic events so they can live their lives to the fullest yet again. Hargitay was inspired to establish the Joyful Heart Foundation when she started playing the character of Detective Olivia Benson in the NBC TV show, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit over a decade ago.

On May 9th, 2013, the Joyful Heart Foundation held its annual gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. The social affair was supported and sponsored by big corporations like Pepsi Cola, Verizon Communications, Michael Stars, The Art of Grace, and Wolf Films among many others. Aside from founder, Mariska Hargitay, the red carpet event was also attended by celebrity supporters which include names like Uma Thurman, Glenn Close, Mary J Blige, Danny Pino, Christopher Meloni, Will Chase, Mary Louise Parker, Julianne Hough, and Harry Connick Jr.

Julianne Hough was one of the many A-list celebrities who attended this year’s foundation gala. The 24-year old was spotted at the red carpet wearing an alluring white Calvin Klein mini dress. Julianne accessorized her stunning number with a pair of round brilliant cut diamond stud earrings with a micro-pave set diamond martini setting from the house of Jacob & Co. At the event, the actress shared her own struggle with abuse during her younger days when she was enrolled at the prestigious Italia Conti Academy of Arts in London. Her attendance at the event served as the symbol of strength as she encouraged victims not to be afraid, so they can lead better and happier lives in the future. Despite suffering abuse in the past, she motivated victims to stay positive and hopeful as support groups such as those provided by the Joyful Heart Foundation will always be there to assist them in speedy healing and recovery.

Julianne Hough was not the only celebrity at the gala event who sported a Jacob Arabov creation. Actress Debra Messing wore a luxurious piece designed by the talented head designer of Jacob & Co. The 44-year old actress was spotted at the event with co-star and boyfriend Will Chase wearing a captivating navy blue sleeveless jumpsuit which was then accessorized with a majestic palladium blue sapphire chandelier pendant necklace by Jacob & Co. The jeweled piece of art features a whopping 12 carats of sapphires and over 5 carats of exquisite diamonds.

Jacob & Co., one of the leading luxury brands for timepieces and jewelry collections, is founded by renowned jewelry designer Jacob Arabov. It was more than two and a half decades ago when he first opened shop in New York’s diamond district. Motivated by his keen eye for rare cut diamonds and exquisite gemstones, he pursued his passion in the creation of unique timepieces and intricate jewelry pieces. The use of high standards of craftsmanship and the application of high-concept designs catapulted Jacob Arabov to the top of the jewelry design niche. The revolutionary Jacob & Co. Five Time Zone watch as well as the complicated movements showcased by Quenttin’s 31-day power reserve are some of the most sought after pieces among the rich and the famous around the world. It is no surprise that Jacob Arabov boasts a long list of VIP clients and high profile personalities which includes the likes of Madonna, David and Victoria Beckham, Sofia Vergara, Rachel Roy, Emilia Clarke, Eva Longoria, Amy Adams, Jennifer Lopez, Brad Pitt, and Sir Elton John justto name a few.

Rachel Roy Wore Jewelry Pieces from Jacob Arabov to Met Gala

Rachel Roy Wore Jewelry Pieces from Jacob Arabov to Met Gala

Rachel Roy Wore Jewelry Pieces from Jacob Arabov to Met Gala

The Met Gala is an annual red carpet exhibition organized by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. It is undoubtedly one of the most-awaited social events in the fashion industry since it was first held in 1971 in New York City. The Costume Institute Gala, more popularly known as Met Gala, also signals the opening of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s fashion exhibition, which will run from May 9, 2013 to August 14, 2013. This year’s ball theme is entitled, “PUNK: Chaos to Couture” and was attended by the brightest celebrities in high fashion punk-themed couture and featured innovative and dynamic designs from the hottest fashion designers.

One chic and trendy attendee to the Met Gala last May 6 2013 was fashion designer Rachel Roy who accompanied celebrity Stacy Keibler to her first ever appearance at the New York’s most fashionable social affairs. The designer worked closely with Stacy’s stylist Brad Goreski to create an edgy and yet super stylish sheer-sleeved mini dress for the actress to wear to the star-studded event. To top off her punk ensemble, Stacy accessorized with stunning pieces from the house of Jacob & Co. Stacy was spotted wearing a gorgeous Jacob & Co. 14-carat round cut diamond earrings. Rachel Roy shares the same fondness for the prestigious jewelry brand as the designer walked down the red carpet wearing a classy black jumpsuit accessorized with breathtaking Jacob Arabov creations including two chunky chains showcasing 18 carats of black plated gold, a black diamond cross with 10 carats of black diamonds, a four-finger claw ring featuring over 20 carats of white diamonds from the Feroce Collection, and a three-carat diamond stud earrings beautifully surrounded by luscious micro-pave diamonds.

Stacy Keibler and Rachel Roy were not the only Met Gala attendees who opted to finish their punk-related looks with opulent jewelry pieces designed by Jacob & Co. founder and lead designer, Jacob Arabov. Julianne Hough looked daringly beautiful wearing a full-skirted tulle dress featuring a magnificent spider web pattern from the British retailing giant, Topshop. She then polished her white and black outfit with two exquisite Jacob & Co. jeweled masterpieces- a customized spider ring showcasing one black Tahitian pearl, one white pearl, and diamonds and a pair of three prong Martini setting round cut black diamond stud earrings. British-born actress Ashley Madekwe graced the gala exhibition wearing a custom made Topshop silver dress punked up with Jacob & Co. customized diamond cross pendant earrings embellished with rose cut diamonds surrounded by micro pave diamonds. Celebrities Diane Kruger and Carine Roitfeld are also obvious fans of the New York jewelry designer’s creations as they were spotted wearing stunning Jacob & Co. pieces namely a custom-made palladium wing clip-on earrings with black and white diamonds and cushion-cut diamond ring featuring 10 carats of diamonds, respectively.

Jacob Arabov is highly known for the creation of exceptional jewelry pieces and luxury timepieces. His jewelry business had humble beginnings in New York’s Kaplan Jewelry Exchange. His eye for rare cut diamonds and bold-colored gemstones made with the application of traditional jewelry-making techniques continuously attracts the rich and famous. Jacob Arabov’s exceptional style and innovative designs enjoy a huge following from high profile personalities in the industries of entertainment, sports, music, fashion, and politics. The house of Jacob & Co. boasts a star-studded list of clients which includes Jennifer Lawrence, Madonna, Sofia Vergara, Bono, Sir Elton John, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams, and Brad Pitt.

Sofia Vergara Dazzles in Jacob Arabov Jewelry on Good Morning America

Sofia Vergara Dazzles in Jacob Arabov Jewelry on Good Morning America

Sofia Vergara Dazzles in Jacob Arabov Jewelry on Good Morning America

ABC News’ Good Morning America is a daily morning television program that premiered in 1975. After thirty eight years of being on air, Good Morning America is still one of the most watched programs on television with almost six million followers in terms of viewership and numerous recognitions from various award-giving bodies. Since 2011, Good Morning America which is being broadcasted from 7 to 9 on weekday mornings is being taped from its new set on Times Square Studios’ first floor. The award-winning program is being hosted by some of the country’s most reputable anchors namely Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Lara Spencer, Josh Elliot, and Sam Champion.

On April 17, 2013, Modern Family star Sofia Vergara joined anchor, Lara Spencer, for GMA’s lifestyle feature story. Sofia has made her appearance on GMA for many times, but during her latest visit, she mostly promoted the campaign to fight a serious disease- thyroid cancer. As an individual who was diagnosed with thyroid cancer at a young age of 28, Sofia promptly switched to a healthier lifestyle as her means of defeating the horrible disease. Aside from discussing her advocacy in the treatment and eradication of thyroid cancer, Sofia also talked about her recent engagement to businessman Nicholas Loeb, their wedding which may be held next summer, and parenthood. The mother of 21-year old Manolo, Sofia also expressed her desire to nurture yet another offspring as she was able to freeze her eggs in order to bear a child with fiancé 3 years her junior, Nicholas Loeb. At the show, Sofia Vergara looked effortlessly stunning and classy wearing a green, form-fitting houndstooth dress and a pair of black platform heels. She then accessorized her impressive outfit with stunning pieces from one of New York’s renowned jewelry houses, Jacob & Co. Sofia wore a captivating pair of tear drop earrings with over 37 carats of pear-shaped emeralds and rubies, accented with brown pave set diamonds and a three stone finger ring boasting precious diamonds namely white diamonds and rubies.

Sofia Vergara spent the later half of the day on The Dr.Oz Show. The Columbian-born actress graced the medicine-oriented show wearing a blue asymmetrical dress and her hair styled in her signature wavy locks. The ensemble looked arresting as she completed her look wearing custom designed pieces by Jeweler to the Stars himself, Jacob Arabov. Sofia chose to finish her look with a pair of rose gold leaf earrings with pave diamonds, a timeless rose gold bangle embellished with white diamonds, and a flower cocktail ring with rose cut diamonds.

After almost 3 decades in the business, Jacob & Co. founder and head designer Jacob Arabov successfully cemented his authority as one of the most luxurious brand for timepieces and jewelry collections. Since 2004 when it opened its flagship store in Manhattan, New York, Jacob & Co. slowly became the premier destination of the rich and famous looking for iconic timepieces and one-of-a-kind jewelry items. The brand’s revolutionary five time zone technology, its complicated movements as evidenced by the iconic Quentin’s 21-day power reserve, further solidified the company’s list of clients which include boldface names in various fields of industry such as Jennifer Lawrence, Madonna, Beyonce, Salma Hayek, Brad Pitt, Eva Longoria, Elton John, Sofia Vergara, and Bono to name a few.

Salma Hayek Dazzles in Jacob & Co. Jewelry to CinemaCon 2013

Salma Hayek Dazzles in Jacob & Co. Jewelry to CinemaCon 2013

Salma Hayek Dazzles in Jacob & Co. Jewelry to CinemaCon 2013

The National Association of Theatre Owners pulled off a truly memorable event as it hosted its annual week-long convention, CinemaCon 2013 last April 15 to 18. Aside from celebrating the movie going experience, CinemaCon Week is that time of year when cinema owners from across the country gather to discuss the current state of the motion picture theatre industry. In addition, new technologies and advancements in the world of theatre equipment and breakthrough concession products and services are being introduced to members and guests of The National Association of Theatre Owners.

Members highly benefit from this important trade show as they earn first-hand experience on the hottest trends in the motion picture theatre industry, which in turn enables them to adapt to positive changes and reel in more profit for their business. For 2013, CinemaCon was held at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, NV. Almost 6,000 theatre owners were in attendance during the 4-day trade show. The convention featured exciting products and services such as the newest hybrid in popcorns, latest stadium seat versions, and preview of potential summer blockbusters including Brad Pitt’s World War Z, Hunger Games’ second installment, Catching Fire, Man of Steel, and Star Trek Into Darkness.

It was during the third day of CinemaCon that Sony Pictures Entertainment set forth its Grown Ups 2 cast of characters in assisting the label to promote their highly anticipated film slate to thousands of participants at the convention. Adam Sandler, Salma Hayek, Kevin James, and David Spade were spotted at CinemaCon while fellow film co-stars Maya Rudolph and Chris Rock joined them on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that same afternoon. During the promotion of Grown Ups 2 during CinemaCon, male stars of the film were dressed down in casual t-shirts and jeans which only made Salma Hayek, the Hispanic beauty, stand out and look more radiant than ever.

At CinemaCon, the stunning Salma Hayek was wearing a pair of elegant gold hoop earrings from the jewelry house of Jacob & Co. The lovely pair of jewelry was custom made by Jacob & Co. founder and lead designer Jacob Arabov. Salma captured the eyes of theatre owners as she rocked a medium rose gold diamond hoop earrings which perfectly complemented her radiant and refreshing look. It features up to 4.72 carats of bezel set round brilliant cut diamond in 18k rose gold setting. The Savage superstar looked gorgeous with her wavy tresses in a classic ponytail do. The 46-year old actress and wife of the company owner of designer fashion brands namely Alexander McQueen, Gucci, and Stella McCartney looked dazzling while presenting their up and coming comedy blockbuster. Salma’s Jacob Arabov custom-made earrings matched her jasmine green Gucci Spring 2013 silk belt blouse, unhammed pants, and a pair of brown leather heels. Sony Pictures’ film, Grown Ups 2 headed by Adam Sandler which features Salma Hayek among others is slated to open on July 12, 2013.

One of today’s hottest jewelry brands, Jacob & Co., started over 25 years ago in New York’s Kaplan Diamond District. Through the years, it has successfully built a positively strong reputation with big names in various areas of the entertainment industry. His exquisitely unique pieces appealed to discerning customers that value innovation, high-class design, and impeccable attention to detail. Jacob Arabov is very popular among the elite due to his original and breakthrough timepieces crafted in Switzerland and manufactured with the application of time and tested craftsmanship techniques which include the science and art form of gem cutting and polishing. Jacob Arabov’s timepieces are very distinct as shown by his signature designs featuring clear shapes, geometric lines, and impressive contrasts. His passion for invention still produces skillfully crafted jewelry and timepiece collections known all over the world. The charismatic jeweler, Jacob Arabov, has a long list of celebrity clients which include Emilia Clarke, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Vanessa Hudgens, Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Adams, Katharine McPhee, and Maksim Chmerkovskiy just to name a few.