Do we still remember jewelry and watches show of BaselWorld 2015? Well, we do remember and we want to share the top jewelry designs that were present at BaselWorld 2015 with you all. Let's start with a necklace that is so colorful that it is perfect to launch the spring of this year. Continue Reading.
One of the biggest auction houses Sotheby’s is holding an auction in the early spring time and leads it with a joyful yellow diamond. From all the diamonds that are on the auction this amazing energetic and joyful colored diamond is leading the Hong Kong spring auction. Continue Reading.
Recently a new report announced insight trends and opportunities regarding the global diamond and gemstone market. It provides a good overview of rough diamond production and the diamond jewelry industry. The global diamond industry and gemstone market has made changes and obvious growth. Continue Reading.
On social media you see more and more videos of proposals that are filmed by friends or photographers. To catch the expression of your loved one from the closest angle there is an engagement ring box fitted with a camera. Continue Reading.
Thanks to powerful and popular couples from Hollywood such as Natalie Portman and Carrie Underwood this trend called elaborately shaped wedding bands turned viral and is inspiring many brides-to-be around the globe. Continue Reading.
Last Sunday we saw many stunning diamond jewelry at the 87th academy awards next to the amazing dresses and suits. Every year it is one of the most important award shows where diamond jewelry gets more outstanding and expensive. Continue Reading.
A perfect emerald cut diamond of a remarkable carat weight. Diamond jewelry auction house Sotheby’s recently unveiled an incredibly rare 100 carat emerald cut diamond to be featured in the April 2015 loose diamonds and diamond jewelry auction.. Continue Reading.
Great news! Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney are finally engaged. Gaga confirmed the good news with a beautiful photo of an 8 carat heart-shaped ring on her Instagram captioned: "He gave me his heart on Valentine's Day, and I said YES!". Continue Reading.
This year it will be the 87th Academy Awards, so we have already seen many impressive and expensive diamond jewelry at previous Academy Awards. While we are counting down the days, here’s a recap of the most expensive diamond jewelry ever seen on the red carpet of the Academy Awards. Continue Reading.
The famous jewelry and loose diamonds auction house Sotheby’s had a very good 2014 as they broke many records for auction houses. In 2014, Sotheby’s sold about 3900 diamond jewelry pieces of which 77 jewels were above.... Continue Reading.
Diamond prices continue to increase for colored loose diOn January 25th 2015 many Hollywood celebrities wore their best diamond jewelry to steal the show on the red carpet. The SAG Awards of 2015 was amazingly filled with diamond jewelry, such as diamond necklaces, diamond earrings... Continue Reading.
Diamond prices continue to increase for colored loose diamonds & diamond jewelry. Colored diamonds have been fetching high prices during diamond auctions for a very long time. However in recent years, diamond prices for colored diamonds have skyrocketed as the demand increases. To illustrate the tremendous increase... Continue Reading.
Brilliant Diamond necklaces, diamond earrings and diamond rings are the stars on the red carpet. Last Sunday at the Golden Globes Awards, the Hollywood stars pleased many diamond lovers by wearing stunning diamond jewelry. Continue Reading.
A new report has shown that China’s e-commerce market is expected to be larger than Japan, U.S. France, Germany and Brittan by 2020. This is especially good news for diamond shops selling loose diamonds and diamond jewelry online.... Continue Reading.
The GIA is the number one most authoritative source when it comes to diamond grading and jewelry appraisal. They will hold a 7 week diamond education program to share advice and wisdom from their research and education activities in the field of gemology.... Continue Reading.
Following recent trends for diamond prices and sales during auctions, Christie’s diamond auction held on December 10 saw a number of large loose diamonds and diamond jewelry going under the hammer for high prices. The loose diamond that took the lead was the 89.23 carat pear shaped diamond D color VVS1... Continue Reading.
Recent findings through a consumer Diamond jewelry has always been one of the most popular presents for Christmas or other holiday seasons. Diamond jewelry can make the person feel special, loved and appreciated. And this is the feeling we want to give during the holiday seasons. To impress and empower... Continue Reading.
Recent findings through a consumer case study, has revealed trends in diamond buying and diamond jewelry amongst US consumers. A key insight interestingly revealed that a lot of people are open to experimenting with their diamond engagement rings... Continue Reading.
The 50 carat diamond and ruby necklace set with Burmese rubies took the lead at the Hong Kong Fine Jewels and Jadeite sale, ultimately fetching $805,128. The ruby and diamond necklace is graced with 37 oval shape rubies with a total carat weight of 50.5 carat... Continue Reading.
At the Christie’s diamond jewelry auction in Hong Kong on 25 November, this 2.09 carat diamond ring took the lead and sold for $5 million to an anonymous private individual. The sale set a new world record at $2.44 million per carat, making it the most expensive red diamond ever sold during an auction... Continue Reading.
The magnificent 9.5 carat blue diamond was sold at a record price of $32.6 million, which is the most ever paid for a blue diamond. The director of Sotheby’s had noted that this 9.5 carat blue diamond would easily be the most important loose diamond ... Continue Reading.
The absolute highlight of the jewelry auction was the 8.6 carat cushion shape Burmese ruby gem, selling for $8.6 million which set a world record price ever fetched for a ruby including the highest price per carat which was $997,727 per carat. What adds to the remarkable colored stone prices... Continue Reading.
LooseThe world record for a sapphire sold at an auction was set on November 10th during the Christie’s Geneva Sale of Magnificent Jewels. World’s 4th largest sapphire gemstone at a 392.5 carat weight, dubbed the “Blue Belle of Asia”, eventually sold for a staggering $17.3 million during the Christie’s auction... Continue Reading.
Loose diamonds becoming favored treasure asset. Across the world, people are investing vast capital into rare color diamonds as a safe investment asset. It’s a very popular alternative investment because it is tangible and moveable. Plus, say you buy pink color diamonds for engagement rings, you can even wear it allowing you to also enjoy your investment... Continue Reading.
The autumn season begins with “The Colours of Fall Silent Auction for Diamonds”, held by Genesis Rare Diamonds on November 8 and 9, 2014. The loose diamond auction features over 200 fancy color diamonds as well as fancy color diamond jewelry. The show will exhibit the rarity and beauty of fancy color diamonds to the prospective diamond buyers... Continue Reading.
On November 11, Christie’s Geneva will hold its fall sale of magnificent jewels, loose diamonds and pearls, featuring more than 390 lots. The diamond jewelry and pearls auction is expected to reach a total of $80 million. A pair of diamond earrings will take the lead in the diamond auction.... Continue Reading.
Most of the record-breaking diamond prices reached during recent auctions, were achieved by fancy color diamond that went under the hammer. Yet it appears that colorless diamonds are making a comeback with the 101.3 carat diamond to lead the way... Continue Reading.
The 118.28 carat diamond, graded Flawless D color by the GIA, was sold for $30.6 million dollars at an auction in Hong Kong on October 7, setting a new world record. Two phone bidders were locked in a 6 minute bidding war for the loose diamond which was mined more than two years ago in Africa... Continue Reading.
From October 23 to 26, the Singapore JThe demand for red diamonds among diamond investors is surging significantly as the diamond prices for red color diamonds continues to increase. Fancy red diamonds are one of the rarest color diamonds, and prices have more than tripled in value... Continue Reading.
The flawless 8.4 carat pear shaped pink diamond, sold for a record-breaking $17.8 million this week in Hong Kong. The sale was $3 million over the estimation made by Sotheby’s, and set a world record for the highest price per carat paid for loose pink diamonds. More than 200 people attended the diamond auction at the Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Center in Wan Chai. ... Continue Reading.
From October 23 to 26, the Singapore Jewelry and Diamond Fair will take place at the Sands Expo at Convention Centre. More than 200 exhibitors will showcase their inventory of loose diamonds, diamond jewelry and other precious gemstones, in country pavilions for Belgium, ... Continue Reading.
According to a newly published diamond report that provides a number of insights and forecasts for the retail and wholesale diamond industry. The Diamond Insight Report stated that global diamond jewelry sales in 2013 increased to US$79 billion, a 3% growth compared with 2012... Continue Reading.
Sotheby's will hold a series of auctions from the diamond collection of the late Rachel Lambert Mellon - an American horticulturalist, gardener, philanthropist, art and diamond jewelry collector.... Continue Reading.
Hong Kong Jewelry show will unveil the 3.37 carat pinkish purple diamond “Purple Orchid”. During the September Hong Kong Jewelry & Gem Fair, the fancy color diamond “Purple Orchid” will be shown to the public for the first time... Continue Reading.
Starting October 1, 2014, all diamond grading reports from EGL will no longer be listed on the RapNet Loose Diamond Trading Network, an international network of diamond companies providing added value services that ... Continue Reading.
It was unveiled by Rio Tinto recently that four extremely rare GIA graded fancy red diamonds will be included in the upcoming diamond tender. Rio said there was a definite growing interest in jewels, collectibles, and fancy color loose diamonds as alternative investments. ... Continue Reading.
Between November 21 and 24, the Taiwan Jewelry & Gem Fair will be held at the Taipei World Trade Centre in Hall 1. This year, the “Designer’s Area” exhibition will feature 40 of the latest outstanding diamond jewelry designers according to show organizer UBM Asia Ltd... Continue Reading.
Blue diamonds are one of the rarest gems in the world of diamonds, and the Blue Moon cushion cut diamond just might be the most extraordinary blue diamonds of all. This beautiful 12 carat diamond will make its first and probably only public appearance during an exhibition at the Natural History Museum of LA that will run from September 13 to January 6... Continue Reading.
The Diamond Registry, the primary source for loose diamonds at wholesale prices, has forged a partnership with the highly exclusive member club The Reserve based in Hong Kong. Membership status for The Reserve is by invitation only, and is dedicated to the top executives and jet-setting millionaires.
The upcoming Sotheby’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite Autumn Sale will feature a beautifully dazzling 8.41 carat Pear Shape Internally Flawless fancy vivid purple pink diamond as the top lot. Expectations are high for this pink loose diamond as the expected price it will fetch is between $12.8 and $15.4 million... Continue Reading.
Organized by the UBM Japan Ltd. And the Japan jewelry Association, the Japan Jewelry Fair 2014 is scheduled to take place between August 26 to 28 at the Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center. More than 420 jewelry and loose diamond exhibitors from 18 countries are expected... Continue Reading.
For the first time, The Antwerp Diamond Centre (AWDC) will participate in the Mine Entra exhibition in Zimbabwe. "Now that the European sanctions on diamonds are lifted, the way is open for intensive collaboration between Zimbabwe and Antwerp commercial center for diamonds... Continue Reading.
Between November 21 and 24, the Taiwan Jewelry & Gem Fair will be held at the Taipei World Trade Centre in Hall 1. This year, the “Designer’s Area” exhibition will feature 40 of the latest outstanding diamond jewelry designers according to show organizer UBM Asia Ltd. Continue Reading.
The consumer oriented diamond buying guide Beyond 4Cs has collected the opinions of 41 diamond experts revealing what they would look for when buying diamonds for themselves. In an extensive interview, diamond experts from Diamond Registry, IDEX Magazine, GIA, EGL, and many jewelry stores... Continue Reading.
The Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair, a loose diamond trade show, has been scheduled to take place early February 2015. According to ADTF, approximately 90 of Antwerp’s key diamond wholesalers, manufacturers and other firms will be present to display a large selection of loose diamonds.
Diamond prices softened slightly in June, as the diamond markets were seasonally quiet. The Las Vegas show indicated that the US demand for commercial quality diamonds and inexpensive piqué diamonds was strong, whereas the demand for large diamonds was weak. The June diamonds, gems and jewelry show in Hong Kong failed to live up to the expectations of many diamond experts.. Continue Reading.
The GIA labs in Hong Kong and Tokyo will expand their onsite offerings to include the full colored diamonds service which they already offer in Bangkok, Carlsbad and New York. Beginning June 30, a range of GIA staff with extensive scientific backgrounds will be added to both locations, together with a broad range of analytical instrumentation for grading loose diamonds. Continue Reading...
After Petra Diamonds uncovered an exceptional blue diamond with a 122.52 carat weight from the famous Cullinan mine, the shares in Petra Diamonds were lifted. It is the latest big find in a series of record-breaking diamonds of amazing intense color grade, clarity and carat weight recovered by Petra from the celebrated mine. Continue Reading...
In commemoration of the 160th anniversary of the Royal Asscher Cut diamond company, the Asscher family partnered with famous wine icon family Mondavi from California for a charitable auction that was held on the 7th of June. Continue Reading...
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When you want an opinion on the diamond market, there is no one better to ask than Nissan Perla. In addition to being the owner of Olympic Diamond Corp., one of the biggest and most important companies on 47th Street, Perla holds the prestigious position of Secretary of the Diamond Dealers Club, one of the world's largest bourses.
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