NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 12, 2013) - The annual amFAR gala was held on February 6th, 2013, at Cipriani Wall Street to support and raise money for AIDS research, prevention, and education. The black-tie gala, which helped kick off the Fall 2013 New York Fashion Week, was hosted by Sarah Jessica Parker and raised more than $2.3 million this year. Among the many stars that came out that night was Katharine McPhee. The 28-year old American 'Smash' actress looked divine in a white Theyskens' Theory long-sleeved dress, strappy black heels, completed by Jacob & Co. jewels. Katharine McPhee wore the dazzling Ladies Round Brilliant Cut Stiletto Drop Earrings, featuring 18 carats of diamonds, and a full finger ring with 4.5 carats of pave white diamonds.
Katharine McPhee was not the only celebrity, choosing Jacob & Co. fine diamond jewelry for the amFAR gala this year. Jeisa Chiminazzo, the 27-year old captivating Brazilian model, also accessorized her outfit with pieces by the New York designer. Her stunning look included a fairytale-like gown, perfectly topped off with gorgeous Palladium Lace Pattern Chandelier Earrings, consisting of 8 carats of pave diamonds. She combined the earrings with the Nine Row Bezel set Diamond Bracelet, featuring 47 carats of diamonds, and a full finger ring with 4.5 carats of pave white diamonds.
Jacob Arabov and his wife Angela also attended the amFAR gala. He is the founder and designer of Jacob & Co., a diamond jewelry house that keeps surprising its clients with high-design concepts, rare-cuts, and bold and colorful stones. The company was started over 25 years ago in New York City. Jacob Arabov always had a keen eye for fine diamonds and wanted to create more than just traditional jewelry. Sourcing the finest white and colored diamonds, he quickly made a name for himself with his unique and daring designs that attracted singers, screen stars and other celebrities. Today, the jewelry houses client roster boasts a number of boldface names including David & Victoria Beckham, Jennifer Lopez, Elton John, Jessica Simpson, Bono, and Brad Pitt to name a few.
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