NEW YORK, Aug 9, 2012/ — Last night, with fashion designers and fashion influencers in attendance, SWAROVSKI GEMS™, Swarovski’s division for genuine and created gemstones, celebrated the launch of the new gemstone, Marcasite.

SWAROVSKI GEMS™ tapped jewelry designers such as Stephen Webster, Stephen Dweck and Judith Jack to create one-of-a-kind pieces using the new SWAROVSKI GEMS™ Marcasite. These pieces are featured in the book Natural Reflection, created by the brand especially for the launch.

In honor of Natural Reflection, SWAROVSKI GEMS™ and Daniel Cohen, Member of the Executive Board, hosted the event at New York City’s Glasshouse 21 where the designer pieces were showcased throughout the evening.

A mixture of designers and socials were in attendance, including Stephen Dweck, Ippolita, Rebecca Taylor, Alex Woo, Walt Adler Chefitz, Emma Snowdon-Jones, Patrick McDonald, and Modern Luxury’s James Aguiar.

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