Sarine: Reimagining The Diamond Industry

For most consumers buying a natural diamond is an experience which requires research, weighing up several options, and calculated decision making. Oftentimes times it can be overwhelming.  For example, you may want to know about provenance, traceability and social sustainability of the diamond you are purchasing, yet many traditional retailers can…

Vicenzaoro: September Edition

ALL AT ONCE the tagline for Vicenzaoro seems pretty apt as finally the September edition of the jewellery boutique show returned full force with international exhibitors and visitors. Aerial view of Venice while arriving into Marco Polo Airport The dynamic show was full of exciting programs, talks and events, as…

vicenzaoro: the jewellery boutique show

after two years of hiatus due to pandemic, finally we gathered once again in Vicenza, Italy for VO vicenzaoro; the jewellery boutique show! My last trip to Italy was back in September 2019 for September edition of vicenzaoro and it was absolutely a blast to be back and reconnect with…

The Fancy Color Research Foundation

For years I’ve talked about Fancy Color Diamonds and their captivating rarity. I know many people in the diamond industry and enthusiasts that wanted to dig deeper into the rarity and unique characteristics of these color beauties, but the information was lacking and inaccurate…until the FCRF was founded in 2014.…

Compilation of Collector’s Series Heirlooms

When we first started this website, there was a brief blog series called “Collector’s Series” where I showcased items we were selling. I decided to combine and archive these one-off heirloom photos into one post to make them easier to browse. Ametrine, c.1890. First appeared on AH on January 8,…

The Big Picture X Rapaport Magazine

Written for the India Special issue of Rapaport magazine (Sep 2021) How has India’s largest retail jeweler adapted to the challenges of Covid-19? Ajoy Chawla, CEO of Titan Company’s jewelry division and head of its Tanishq brand, talks about recovery, planning and vaccination. BY PREETA AGARWAL Tanishq’s Campaign Shoot How…

International Allure X Rapaport Magazine

Meet three designers who areredefining Indian jewelry flavorsto appeal to American tastes.BY P R E E TA A G A R WA L Written for the India Special issue of Rapaport Magazine (Sep 2021) Sitting on the cusp of a traditional and modern India, fine-jewelry brand Moksh is an amalgamation…

Take a Look at Old Jewelry Catalogs

Many years ago, we had a blog series called “Cataloging History” where I uploaded some images from my old jewelry catalog collection. Below are those images combined into one post. The resolution of these photos is poor, so I will add more updated looks at these catalogs eventually. Modern Birthstones,…
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