Visit Isabelle Barrier in the 17th arrondissement and you will instantly understand why Isabelle is a favourite among Parisians.
The Barrier family is one of the oldest independent jewellery families in Paris with expertise in timepieces and fine jewellery since 1858. Having grown up in the industry, Isabelle Barrier opened her Parisian boutique in 2000 where she continues the family tradition with her husband and son, who both work alongside her in the store.
The silver-hued interior has a personal, intimate feel, with fresh-cut flowers and a gracious team that welcomes you with a smile the minute you enter. One visit and you will instantly understand why Barrier is so popular with in-the-know Parisians.
Barrier is an authorised dealer for important watch brands such as Zenith, Panerai and Bell & Ross, and jewellery brands such as Messika and Chaumet, in addition to creating exceptional sur-mesure - tailor-made - jewellery in-house for the boutique's most discerning clients.
Isabelle and her team of experts are both knowledgeable and passionate, and even host a weekly collectors' breakfast in their store every Saturday morning.
Visit Barrier for the highly personalised service that has made the boutique so popular with well-heeled locals. Isabelle Barrier is a trained gemologist, and her knowledge and enthusiasm shines through in her designs and, in particular, the boutique's sur-mesure service.
Isabelle Barrier has an expansive and impressive network of master jewellers and craftsmen who make bespoke pieces for her. A gemologist and specialist in coloured gemstones, she offers an exclusive advisory service for collectors.
The Barrier bridal collection is crafted in-house, with a wide variety of designs to choose from. Guided by a team of gemologists, clients are presented with a vast selection of semi-mounts and loose diamonds to meet every style and budget. For those interested in creating something special, a bespoke ring service is also available.