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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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Colorless Diamonds Win at Christie's

Colorless Diamonds Win at Christie'sFancy colored diamonds may be taking the back seat to colorless diamonds after years of wracking up higher comparative prices. On Wednesday at Christies Important Jewels Auction, colorless diamonds took center stage with seven of the top ten lots. The largest sale was a 101.36 carat, cushion [...]

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Bonhams to Auction Bacall Bling

Bonhams to Auction Bacall BlingLauren Bacall Spoken like a true artist, Lauren Bacall once said, "Imagination is the highest kite one can fly." Both her art and fine jewelry collection [...]

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Agatha Christie and the Lockbox Mystery

Agatha Christie and the Lockbox MysteryMystery, intrigue and suspense - these are the words that come to mind when we remember the famous mystery novelist and playwright, Agatha Christie. They also are the words that might describe one woman's gradual discovery of Christie's cache of diamonds that had been [...]

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