In the last post, we wrote about what it takes in order to unearth the precious red gems that we know as rubies. Given the vast amount of knowledge, money, man...
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Last week was the week that many in the jewellery industry had been looking forward to, especially those living- and doing business in Singapore. The Jewellery...
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Would you pay $1.28 million for a watch? Before you answer, consider the fact that this is a very special watch, and that the sum is the equivalent of £966K. ...
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Many were shocked at a recent New Zealand auction, when a brooch and earring set sold far above the pre-sale estimates. Cast in 18 karat gold, the pieces are m...
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Following a trend that has the jewellery industry very excited, another big announcement was made recently. This time, the story originated in Russia, where ye...
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Not all that long ago, we wrote about a massive star sapphire, believing that it would be the biggest that we would see for quite some time, but we were wrong i...
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Bloomberg recently highlighted an interesting article about diamond mining in Canada. Like some of the mines in Russia, those in Canada face a set of challenge...
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Most people realize that the majority of diamonds unearthed are not considered to be gem quality. That is to say that they have no place in the jewellery indus...
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We wrote recently about the efforts of the Russian government to privatize ALROSA, the most profitable diamond mining operation in the nation. There was concer...
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