Established back in 2009 by a very talented self-taught designer Mathew Harris, Mateo is a label which primarily began as just a man’s jewelry offerings. At it’s inception, Mateo derived it’s inspiration from a workingman’s toolbox, but soon with the expansion to women’s capsule collections in 2014, the label started taking it’s cues from the modern world’s art. Designer Mather Harris won several accolades for it’s aesthetically pleasing outlays of it’s lavish jewelry pieces that are immaculately crafted with gold, and in addition adorned with precious stones. Presently, each piece under the banner of Mateo is the perfect blend of minimalist designs, with understated contemporary artsy appeal. Earning a spot on our watchlist, Mateo has also managed to steal our heart with it’s subtle, modern, artsy, and timeless jewelry pieces. Some of our top picks from Mateo include: Initial diamond quartz rings (A-I, J-Q and R-Z). Sphere diamond pearl ring. Five point pearl and gold necklace. Diamond pearl and gold lariat necklace. Point of focus diamond topaz and gold ring. And, Point of focus diamond amethyst and gold ring.