Wealthy folks are buying jewelry from home during COVID

Davida Erdahl

In pandemic occasions, if you can not go to the bling, the bling will come to you.

Some of New York City’s substantial-finish jewelers say they’ve experienced document sales about the earlier 11 months, all simply because they’re creating home calls.

“Our sales are up 300 % because the pandemic began,” Michel Piranesi, a jeweler who’s labored with Lionel Richie, Jackie Collins and socialites galore, told The Post.

Around the earlier many months, he’s been summoned — traveling on his personal dime, destructive COVID exam in tow — by prospects from Manhattan to Atlanta, Southampton and Palm Beach, Florida, exactly where he marketed a nonagenarian six necklaces for $380,000 at her waterfront manse.

In some instances, it turns into a social gathering. For her birthday, Jane Scher hosted a jewellery present at her daughter’s Higher East Aspect condominium, hosting about eight girlfriends for cake, Champagne, temperature checks and procuring. Van

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