Get the Red Carpet Look For Less

OscarsJennifer Lawrence captured the global audiences’ admiration at the 2013 Oscars with her easy going charm and grace, and she also stole the spotlight with her ensemble.

Her flowing Dior gown was perfectly matched by her simple diamond jewelry; a pair of halo drop earrings and a long diamond necklace draped over her back. For the long, thin necklace look, go for “by the yard” styles. By the yard necklaces (more…)

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The Best of the Golden Globes Jewelry

AlbaThis year’s 70th Annual Golden Globes Awards was a magical night filled with talented celebrities, designer gowns and most importantly gorgeous jewelry. Stars sparkled in all types of bedazzled accessories from emerald danglers to diamond encrusted cuffs. Here are some of the most memorable looks of the evening and the pieces which caught our attention.

Hollywood sweetheart Jessica Alba accessorized (more…)

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What Does Luck Have To Do With It?

Diamond BraceletSotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite autumn sale in Hong Kong brought in about $50 million in sales across 388 lots. There was a diamond-heavy collection of jewels under the hammer as usual, with a large turnout of Asian buyers and private collectors.

The rapidly changing economy of China lends itself to an increasing demand for luxury jewelry. The newly prosperous Chinese buyers see both an (more…)

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Mughal “Mirror Diamond” Necklace

The Mughal MirrorBonham’s auction house is offering a rare period necklace, dubbed the “Mirror Diamond” necklace for private sale at a price of $20 million. The necklace features five Mughal empire pendant diamonds finished with Colombian emerald drops.

What makes the diamonds in this necklace extraordinary is their origins and cut. All five of the Mirror Diamonds are great examples of the colorless, fiery
diamonds (more…)

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How To Choose Jewelry

EarringsWhen picking clothes, shoes or handbags we look for items which best reflect your personality and style. The same goes for jewelry. When you we go out into public we are inadvertently sending out a message depending on our image. With jewelry, people lean towards pieces which attract them most whether being colored gemstones, sterling silver or gold. In addition, every occasion or event has an appropriate (more…)

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The Evening Star Of Golconda

Marco Polo once said: “No country but this (India) produces diamonds. Those which are brought to our part of the world are only the refuse, as it were, of the finer and larger stones. For the flower of the diamonds are all carried to the Great Khan and other kings and princes of the region. In truth they possess all the treasures of the world.” Akbar
Marco Polo lived in a time where India was indeed, the (more…)

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