Located in the heart of Manhattans’s historic diamond district, Leon Cohen has been creating jewellery for over three decades. Coming from a family of diamond cutters, Leon knew that a life in the diamond industry was his destiny, however his passion for art and sculpture saw him become the family’s first jewellery designer. As apprentice to a master craftsman, Leon rose to become one of the most respected and influential figures in the diamond industry today. In 2010 he founded SRW International, creating unique collections and couture pieces: “The art of working with clients to design and craft a cherished piece of fine jewellery for their special day, or every day, is my passion.”
Renowned for: A flawless, innovative design style honed by working with the finest diamond houses in the industry and worn by names such as Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson and Kerry Washington.
Handpicked by JewelStreet because: Leon creates modern heritage pieces that showcase the unique beauty of each stone, designed to be worn today and cherished for generations.