Nouvel Heritage and their workshops are all women-owned and women-led in France. From casting to polishing, they handle every step of the manufacturing in-house. Materials are ethically-sourced and all pieces are exclusively made with 18-karat recycled gold. The gemstones and diamonds are certified conflict-free and diamond sourcing is certified by the Kimberley Process. Beyond ethical manufacturing, Nouvel Heritage believes in sustainable and social responsibility. Their factory is both certified by BREAM and the RJC. They are dedicated to making jewelry you can wear for a lifetime!