When I met Lola Burstein Rykiel, I was instantly mesmerized
by her personal jewelry collection (left. Who wouldn’t love a girl
who has not one but two diamond-encrusted smiley-face bracelets? And
though she has acquired pieces from Wilfredo Rosado, David Webb, and Van
Cleef & Arpels, her favorite is a sentimental one—a vintage ring given
to her by her fashion-icon grandmother Sonia.