The season sparkles with ruby and diamond jewelry.
Section By Julie French
Feu d’Artifice necklace from the Une Journée à Paris collection featuring a 1.52-carat pear-shaped diamond, with rubies and diamonds set in 18-karat white gold, price upon request, at Van Cleef & Arpels, South Coast Plaza (714-545-9500; vancleefarpels.com)
Ruby ring featuring 18-karat white gold and rose gold pave-set diamonds with 2.15 carats of brilliant-cut diamonds and an 8.50-carat Burmese ruby, price upon request, at Swiss Watch Gallery & Fine Jewelers, Laguna Hills Mall (949-458-1962;
Floral ruby and diamond earrings with 10.23 carats of marquise-cut rubies and 1.55 carats of round diamonds set in white gold, $18,800, at Lugano Diamonds, Newport Beach (949-720-1258; luganodiamonds.com)
Ruby ring featuring an 11.08-carat Thai ruby, 10.64 carats of oval diamonds and 2.25 carats of round and baguette diamonds set in platinum, price upon request, at Black, Starr & Frost, Newport Beach (949-673-1771; blackstarrfrost.com)
Ruby and diamond bracelet with 49.37 carats of rubies and 10 carats of diamonds set in platinum, price upon request, at Harry Winston, South Coast Plaza (714-371-1910; harrywinston.com)