Beth Bernstein

When it comes to diamond jewelry today, most young women are looking for pieces with story, symbolism, and sustainability, not to mention individuality, customization and a little bit of experimentation.   So, what does that mean to you, to your budget and your personal aspirations when it comes to self-purchasing a diamond piece before the big...
During the winter, I like to head down to OMBAS (The Original Miami Beach Antique Show) in Miami. It’s generally a great escape from the big chill in NYC, where inside the show—held at the Miami Beach Convention Center, seemingly the size of a football stadium—diamond treasures in a range of price points can be...
If you look around at the diamond jewelry that’s available for purchase today, it’s obvious that a good majority of it is being designed for women, by women. The 1930s through the mid-20th century saw the daring imagination of talents such as Juliet Moutard and Suzanne Belperron, both who started their careers at Boivin and...
While on shoots for different stories or covering and attending trade shows, press events, auction previews and meetings in designer’s studios, jewelry writers and editors get an up close and personal view of all that’s new—and old—in diamond jewelry. With such incredible access, it piqued our interest in what these these arbiters of style and sparkle...
Scandal, romance, murder, mystery, laughter! This is Hollywood, the dream factory.   Going to the movies transports us from our daily lives to other worlds where plot twists, witty dialogue, larger-than-life characters and happily-ever-after endings make us… feel.   And in those worlds, jewels—and particularly diamonds—often play a starring role. They are generally at the...
  What other star was needed in the cast of Ocean’s 8 to add even more sparkle to one of the most awaited movies of the year? A Cartier diamond necklace, of course    A diamond necklace plays a pivotal role in the plot of Ocean’s 8, an all female relaunch of the Ocean’s franchise which opens...