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CTF collaborates with PGI to launch ‘Peace Angel’ Collection

23 september 2019

To celebrate its 90th Anniversary, Chow Tai Fook launched ‘Peace Angel’, a collection in collaboration with Platinum Guild International (PGI) that has more than 20 different designs, available exclusively in platinum, with eye-catching enamel in the brand’s distinctive red. 

                       Image credit: CTF

This is the first Chow Tai Fook collection to combine these two materials. The design of the Peace Angel platinum collection, inspired by the wings of doves and angels, symbolizes peace and beauty.  
Huw Daniel, CEO of Platinum Guild International says: “Despite market challenges facing the luxury industry including all jewellery categories, our partners continue to commit to innovation that connects with today’s jewellery consumers. Chow Tai Fook has always been a leader in platinum jewellery, and we are thrilled that they should choose to celebrate such an auspicious occasion by yet again pushing the boundaries of platinum innovation.”
General Manager of Group Branding at Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group, Alan Chan commented: “The combination of platinum’s purity, rarity and tenacity, with the bold passionate outward expression of red enamel, celebrates both the inner strength and external elegance of China’s modern women”.

Aruna Gaitonde, Editor in Chief of the Asian Bureau, Rough & Polished