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ABOUT US

58 Facettes : the French expert who is (finally) digitizing vintage jewelry

58 Facettes is the first marketplace exclusively dedicated to jewelry and second-hand fine jewelry. Created in 2020 by Alexis Blez and Éric Thevenet, one of whom worked in investment banking and the other a marketplace specialist, the platform is developing and surrounding itself with experts to make 58 Facettes a setting worthy of the greatest jewelry houses.

Alexandra Collomb, Commercial Director, who owes her expertise to her career at Cartier and Chanel Haute-Joaillerie, and Doan Biraud, Communication Director and Gemmologist select the most beautiful pieces. Antique, vintage or second-hand signed jewellery, each piece is systematically authenticated by professional gemologists, guaranteeing customers a verified offer while preserving existing resources and the jeweler's heritage.

With more than 15 pieces of jewelry (rings, necklaces, bracelets, brooches, cufflinks, watches, etc.) from the biggest houses (Cartier, Boucheron, Dinh Van, Van Cleef, Chaumet, Chopard, etc.), 58 Facettes is aimed at a clientele in search of exceptional and unique pieces. 

Experience 58 Facettes

Today 58 Facettes is positioned as a key player in second-hand jewelery guaranteeing a top-of-the-range service: authentication, purchase and sale reliability, as well as innovative services such as image search and the digital certificate for each piece of jewelery sold on its platform. . It offers expert advice and specific support as well as all the services that respond to the problems of jewelry: resizing, repair, estimation, purchase and transformation of jewelry.

High-end and unique services in the world of jewelry.

Upcycling old jewelry 

With this new service, 58 Facettes proposes to transform his family jewels to bring them up to date. A new way to reclaim an old jewel, often considered "old-fashioned" by breaking it down in order to reinterpret it and create a new unique and modern piece.

The Conciergerie 58 Facettes

A top-of-the-range service allowing everyone to sell their jewelery simply and safely. It includes 3 phases: 

  • Expertise: 58 Facettes organizes the removal of the jewel then an estimate is carried out by an approved expert of the old jewel who will propose a sale price (often above the estimated price in the auction room)
  • Refurbishment: inspection in the workshop, with either a repair or a refurbishment of the jewel
  • Marketing: photo shoot by a professional, management of questions from potential buyers, shipping and insurance that guarantees the sale

Innovation at the heart of the concept 58 Facettes

The Digital Certificate of Authenticity

58 Facettes is the only second-hand jewelery player to offer a unique digital certification of authenticity and traceability for each piece of jewelery sold on its platform. This certificate, recorded in the blockchain, was developed with GoodsID, a specialist in the field. It makes it possible to authenticate the jewel, and to keep all the important information (characteristics of materials, signature, size, etc.) in a digital and secure way. A revolution in the world of second-hand jewelry.

 Photosearch: image recognition tool

Have you spotted a piece of jewelry in a magazine, in a shop window, on a friend's wrist but you don't know where and how to find it?

With the Photosearch functionality available on 58 Facettes, it is now possible. Just take a photo of the jewel and upload it via the corresponding icon.

The artificial intelligence algorithm will automatically analyze the shape, style, color of the stones, of the metal of the jewel photographed and will select all the pieces closest to it and available on the platform.

58 Facettes organizes events throughout the year. More: click here.

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