Calcutta: Crown Jewels

Courtesy of Satramdas Dhalamal

At Satramdas Dhalamal, big is beautiful. Established in 1880, the family-owned brand is run by young scion Raj Mahtani, who specializes in vintage-inspired contemporary designs showcasing large uncut rubies, emeralds, and diamonds. Mahtani collaborates with Indian fashion ateliers and also sells in Mumbai, Delhi, London, Dubai, Hong Kong, and Singapore. At Queens Mansions, 12J Park St.; rajmahtani.com.