This year’s amFAR New York Gala was definitely held in style on the eve of New York Fall Fashion Week 2013. High-profile personalities came down to Cipriani Wall Street on February 6, 2013 to show their support for amFAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research at its annual benefit gala in New York. The grand affair celebrated the numerous achievements in the fight against HIV/AIDS and honored individuals for their outstanding contribution in education, research, and outreach programs to create public awareness of HIV/AIDS. The amFAR Gala, hosted by Sex and the City star Sarah Jessica Parker also officially kicked off Mercedes Benz Fashion Week featuring Fall 2013 Collections.
Katharine McPhee was one of the many celebrities who attended the star-studded black tie celebration. The 28-year old actress looked absolutely stunning during the amFAR benefit gala wearing an elegant white Theyslens’ Theory long-sleeved dress, a pair of strappy black heels, and dazzling jewels from the house of Jacob & Co. The “Smash” actress looked radiantly beautiful with her Ladies Round Brilliant Cut Stiletto Drop Earrings showcasing a total of 18 carats of precious diamonds. Katharine completed her divine ensemble with a Jacob Arabov masterpiece, a full finger ring featuring 4.5 carats of dazzling pave white diamonds.
The 2006 American Idol finalist Katharine McPhee was not the only celebrity spotted to have worn magnificent creations designed by Jacob Arabov during the amFAR 2013. The captivating Brazilian model, JeisaChiminazzo, looked stunning in her fairy-tale like gown completed with a ravishing pair of Palladium Lace Pattern Chandelier earrings which consist of 8 carats of pave set diamonds. The marvelous set of earrings was matched with other equally sensational Jacob Arabov masterpieces- a Nine Tow Bezel Set Diamond bracelet showcasing 47 carats of superior diamonds and a full finger ring boasting 4.5 carats of pave white diamonds.
Famous New York designer, Jacob Arabov and his wife, Angela, were also spotted at the 2013 amFAR gala. The dashing couple was among the many high-profile celebrities who attended this annual celebration to commemorate individuals for their respective exceptional contributions to the fight against HIV/AIDS. Jacob Arabov started his jewelry business twenty five years ago with a mission to deliver high-design concepts, uniquely fashionable diamond cuts as well as colorfully bold gemstones to its highly-exclusive clientele.
The jewelry house is not only known for its exquisite traditional jewelry collections, but also innovative timepieces and contemporary jewelry pieces that are simply one of a kind. His name grew popular among celebrities due to his keen eye for fine white and colored diamonds sourced from different parts of the globe. Jacob Arabov’s unique and daring designs have always attracted singers, silver screen superstars, and other celebrities. To date, the house of Jacob & Co. boasts an impressive list of clients featuring boldface names including Sir Elton John, Madonna, Bono, Valentino, Justin Bieber, Mary-Kate Olsen, Jennifer Lopez, Brad Pitt, Jessica Alba, and Jennifer Lawrence to name a few.