Norman Braman, chairman of the Art Basel Miami Beach host
committee, in opening remarks noted that the success of the annual
fair has spawned more than 20 “satellite” art fairs that exist
alongside the big event, held December 5 – 8 at the Miami Beach
Bernard Madoff’s former computer programmers asked for
payment in diamonds to continue aiding the con man’s $17 billion
Ponzi scheme in 2006 after they became uncomfortable with their
role, a jury was told.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --
International jeweler Alfredo J. Molina, Chairman of Black, Starr
& Frost, America's first jeweler since 1810 has created four
COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PANDORA
Jewelry celebrates the warmth of the holidays and the cool beauty
of winter with its new collection inspired by the colors and
splendor of the season. ...
Zimbabwe is to auction 300,000 carats of diamonds in the
European Union, nearly three months after sanctions on the
country's state mining company were lifted. Belgium, the centre of
the global diamond trade, had pushed hard for the EU to lift
sanctions on the state-owned Zimbabwe Mining Development
Corporation (ZMDC), in line with an earlier agreement. ZMDC
operates seven joint-venture mines in ...
A look at newly debuted heirloom-worthy fine jewelry
collections. Just in time for the holidays, two esteemed costume
jewelers and an L.A. fashion designer have debuted heirloom-worthy
fine jewelry collections.
Don't have an extra $20,000 to lay out for luxury jewelry?
The website Haute Vault rents it short term. It's hardly a secret
that those blindingly brilliant diamond necklaces and multi-carat
cocktail rings that celebrities wear on the red carpet are often
loaners from major jewelry houses such as Cartier and
Jewelry designer Robert Lee Morris turns mentor and
collaborator. Before today's contemporary jewelry stars Alexis
Bittar, Eddie Borgo and Aurélie Bidermann, there was Robert Lee
Morris, who reinvented the category of fashion jewelry in the 1970s
and '80s by creating wearable art in organic forms.
You've likely heard the saying "everything old is new again."
One local jeweler likes to think of her work as Modern with a
vintage twist. All week the WCCO Morning Show will be featuring
unique local gifts. Jamie Yuccas got to sit down with Susan
Plunkett, the maker of L'donna Jewelry.
Diamonds, the gems that have symbolized love and marriage for
decades, are beginning to attract wealthy investors as a commodity
investment with potentially high returns. Negligible yield on
fixed-income investments and volatility in the equity markets are
driving the search for a relatively stable investment that can pack
some punch in returns. Until recently, diamonds were off the radar
INDICATIONS are that the sponsors of the country’s richest
16-team tournament — Mbada Diamonds Cup — Mbada Diamonds, could
release US$110 000 to the country representatives in the
Confederations Cup, How Mine, but would also demand exclusive
AmericanDiamondsJewelry.com is not your typical online
jeweler. Even though their main business is online, they do not
hide behind the "internet iron curtain" when it comes to selling
fine jewelry and loose diamonds. (PRWeb December 06, 2013) Read the
full story at
A Buffalo jeweler who accidentally placed the wrong diamond
in a ring he was repairing for a Williamsville man said that once
the mistake was brought to his attention last month, he found the
correct diamond and placed it back in the setting.
The Jewelry Exchange sales were up 13.69% for the month of
November over last year's same-store sales. The Jewelry Exchange
attributes the increase to the successful preview of their new
product lines. ...
By Donny Kwok HONG KONG (Reuters) - The world's most valuable
jewelry retailer Chow Tai Fook <1929.HK>, which counts
Cartier and Tiffany & Co as competitors, is on a quest to
conquer the hearts of China's future big spenders. Superman and the
Angry Birds team also feature in Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group's
range of fashionable, and affordable, pieces which the company
hopes will win over the ...
BEIJING -- On the occasion of the coming of Christmas in
2013, 2013 Beijing Brilliant Jewelry Expo sponsored by Asia
Economic and Trade Development Promotion Center, Gems & Jewelry
Trade Association of ...
Yoshio Daikoku put the final polish on a gold bracelet after
replacing its missing opal. Daikoku, 65, has been honing the craft
of jewelry repair since he came to the United States from a small
town in Japan in 1976. For 35 years he had his own jewelry repair
business, Yoshio's Stone Setting, in the Phelan Building on Market
Street. [...] when Mark Mendoza, assistant manager at Midtown