Rinat Akhmetov’s Football Cufflinks
Men’s Cufflinks “Donbass Arena” – the jeweled star accurately following the architectural forms of the famous football stadium.
“Donbass Arena” is the an ultra modern five-star football stadium in Donetsk. The first in the entire Eastern Europe, performed in absolute accordance with all standards for UEFA to venues in the category of “Elite”.
The front side of the cufflinks is the look of the Donbass Arena from outer space. The central element is the logo of the illustrious football club performed with the technique of hot enamel. FC SHAKHTAR Donetsk logo gained its modern look only 8 years ago. This, already recognizable, the logo was designed by a well-known Italian company. And the very first logo was presented to “miners” in 1936. Then it was adorned with chipping hammer, and today as a sign of continuity the logo of “Shakhtar” outlines the year of the club establishment (1936) and the mining hammers.
The artisans have reflected both herbs, fields, and unique shape of the stadium, and it seems even the effect of weightlessness, built by the architects into the glass cover of an outstanding construction.
The combination of hot enamels, white gold, thin guilloche parts and precious stones turn these cufflinks into exclusive ones for true.
In the architects’ concept Donbass Arena should remind a shiny diamond at night. And in the artisans’ concept, the cufflinks – stadium, in which gold, diamonds, precious stones and jewelry techniques convey the explosive atmosphere of the sports feast.
Cufflinks “Donbass Arena” is a shining jewel in the masculine style.