Alighieri was dreamt up by founder Rosh Mahtani when she was going through a dark time. She was inspired by Italian poet, Dante Alighieri, and his story of being lost in a dark wood, searching for strength and courage. Each piece has a story and invites you to unlock your own. Local manufacturing is at the heart of the brand - forging timeless jewellery hand-carved and cast in recycled gold and silver. Alighieri brings people together through the universal language of jewellery, with Modern Heirlooms designed to last a lifetime and beyond.Alighieri’s exclusive Fine collection of natural white, cognac and black diamonds are hand-crafted by Rosh from 9-karat recycled molten solid gold and plated in Alighieri’s signature 24kt gold. The diamonds are handset in the signature rocky texture and emerge from the gold, like little illuminating sparks to guide you on your adventures.