by Brides Staffer
Courtesy of Van Cleef and Arpels
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It's not an understatement to say that standing at 755 Fifth Avenue, the New York City location of Van Cleef & Arpels since 1942, is an engaged girl's fantasy come to life. After all, the sprawling 5,730 square-foot setting houses some of the world's most enchanting wedding jewels, wedding bands and engagement rings.
With the re-opening of their Fifth Avenue boutique comes the new "Alfred & Estelle" bridal salon, whose name pays tribute to Van Cleef & Arpels' founding couple. Dedicated to future husbands and wives everywhere, the space contains bound copies of engagement ring receipts from pieces purchased at the salon.
Famous grooms who favored Van Cleef & Arpels for their bride include Prince Rainier III of Monaco whose wedding present to Grace Kelly was a regal Van Cleef & Arpels bracelet, necklace and pair of earrings. Modern groomsRead More »from Fifth Avenue is a Mecca for All Things Bridal Now that Van Cleef & Arpels Has Opened "Alfred & Estelle" Bridal Salon