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Super Watch

Super WatchWant to own a fabulous timepiece? You can buy the most famous complicated watch in the world from Sotheby’s Geneva in November’s auction for around $17 million – the estimated sale price of the Henry Graves Complication. Complication indeed! Reportedly the most intricately crafted timepiece in existence, this watch, [...]

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Color in Diamonds

Color in Diamonds Diamonds come in a wide range of colors that affect price and demand, as do other factors, such as the cut, the clarity and the carat weight. A chemically pure and structurally perfect diamond has no color at all. However, a perfectly colorless gem size diamond is virtually impossible to find. The array [...]

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Jewelry Lab Certificates and Appraisals

Jewelry Lab Certificates and Appraisals Most people have both jewelry lab certificates and jewelry appraisals for their valuable jewelry, but the two documents are not one in the same.They serve different purposes and contain a different set of information that is helpful to jewelry owners, as well as to shoppers [...]

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Hottest Wedding Trends

Hottest Wedding Trends In its recent report on wedding trends for 2014, The Knot unveiled some new and exciting themes and innovations in tying the knot, ranging from temporary tattoo wedding favors to all-night weddings. For those of you contemplating the big day, you might check this out. Colors [...]

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London Silver Price Fix Comes to an End

London Silver Price Fix Comes to an EndThe 117 year old tradition of determining daily prices of silver, known as the “the London silver price fix,” which affects silver prices worldwide, will come to an end on August 14th. Benchmarking silver prices has been the daily activity of three major [...]

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The Case for Cobalt Jewelry

The Case for Cobalt JewelryTriton Jewelry 22-3436QMetals in jewelry have diversified over the years. While gold and silver still remain the popular metals of choice, other metals have taken center stage and for good reasons, which range from hardness, durability and unique coloration to price appeal. Such is the case for cobalt.Raw [...]

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Watches Back In Vogue

Watches Back In VogueJacques Michel WatchThe watch market began to re-ignite around 2012, with big, bold and flashy leading the charge, although this style quietly made its way on the scene a decade earlier. Huge faces supported in thick casings with multiple functions seemed to pave the way. [...]

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Once Upon a Dream

Once Upon a Dream The story of Jacques Michel Watches began with a dream in a small Oregon town. The dream belonged to the Hansen family, which has been in the fine jewelry business for over three decades by the name of Gold & Gems. Their dream was to create a special brand [...]

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Pink Diamond Poised for Record Sale

Pink Diamond Poised for Record SalePink Diamond The pink diamond, mined in India over several centuries, has long been the prized gem of nobility and jewelry connoisseurs. Today, a pear shaped, brilliant, fancy pink 8.41-carat diamond, which is reportedly flawless, has [...]

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Secrets of Making Your Diamond Ring Shine

Secrets of Making Your Diamond Ring ShineEngagement Ring by Gabriel & Co. Lets face it, your diamond wedding ring may be your most prized possession, but as much as anything else, it's always subject to contact with dirt, dust, cosmetics, creams, shampoo, [...]

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