Tiffany Designs Earrings for Maria Sharapova to Wear to US Open
Posted on August 29, 2009
Maria Sharapova will wear Tiffany earrings designed by Frank Gehry at the 2009 US Open, August 31�September 13. The sterling silver and diamond earrings named Stria were created bespecially for Ms. Sharapova to wear at the US Open. Tiffany says the Stria's double-drop design has a kinetic energy that complements Ms. Sharapova's powerful playing style. The earrings retail for $850 and can purchased here.
Frank Gehry said, "I wanted to design earrings for Maria that were interesting yet light enough to wear during play. It was a new idea inspired by corrugations, like a river or a waterfall."
Maria Sharapova and Tiffany & Co. have a partnership that includes Tiffany providing her with earrings to wear at each of the four Grand Slam events. You can see the earrings she wore to the French Open here. Maria Sharapova also recently debuted her new handbag and footwear line with Cole Haan.