A Diamond Heritage

A Family Affair

Messika was born in Paris in 2005 and is run by Valérie Messika, daughter of the famous diamond merchant André Messika. Core values have been passed down from father to daughter: to enhance the diamond, to push the boundaries and to strive continuously for excellence.


A Diamond Heritage

A prominent figure on the diamond trading scene since he started out in 1972, André Messika brought his daughter up on dreams dusted with jewels, punctuated with trips around the world to source extraordinary stones.

Surrounded by legendary gems from a young age, Valérie Messika moved away from diamond trading to concentrate on her passion for design and guided by a love for precious stones, she has blazed a glittering trail in the very closed world of fine jewelry. Valérie Messika's philosophy is to imagine, dream and create. Her strengths lie in her fertile imagination, keen eye for detail and the ability to challenge herself every day.

Carefully graded for size, color and purity, each stone is an immediate stimulus for a new detail, a curve, or a movement. Father and daughter represent two facets of a single passion for the eternal stone. And one day, Valérie Messika may well overtake the master, as the Messika name shines on, in the jewelry firmament.


The Art Of Creation

Maison Messika is about imagining, dreaming and creating, to give shape to a unique kind of jewelry. The first game-changer was the Skinny, slim diamond lines of surprising flexibility that re-drew the jewelry blueprint to highlight the essential, the adaptable.

New and surprising shapes are constantly studied and re-imagined, to enhance female beauty and blend the timeless with the contemporary.


Exceptional Stones

Pears of God Necklace

At the heart of all the greeds, the necklace Toi & Moi challenging laws of gravity thanks to two wonderful cognac diamonds pear cuts, of more than 37 carats each. Delicately in suspension at the end of two threads of diamonds, they come to light next to the skin to sublimate the purity of these two exceptional stones.


Shades Of Colors

A fiery yellow sets a cushion-cut alight, an emerald or oval cut can be blazing white, an enticing pink is sculpted into a heart shape and a pear-cut stone is the color of blue jeans.


Exceptional Stones

So many variations on the theme of the diamond, at the heart of the Messika heritage since the beginning. Exceptional expertise, brilliantly illustrated in the treasures of nature at the heart of Valérie Messika's fine jewelry.