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Australian diamonds sparkle as the basis of new collections by six of the most acclaimed women jewelry designers in the world.
Meghan Markle’s Engagement Ring Has Inspired Any Number of Triple Stone Styles   When the engagement ring Prince Harry gave Meghan Markle was revealed to the public, it instantly put three-stone diamond styles at the top of many wish lists and at the forefront of bridal jewelry. More on that in a moment, first let’s...
The lab grown gems hitting the market give the question a sense of urgency.... What is a diamond? I have been giving the question a lot of thought lately with the abundance of lab grown diamonds hitting the market. A scientist will tell you a diamond is pure carbon. I believe it is much more.
In January 2018, nine leading international diamond and jewelry industry organizations agreed on a universally-accepted diamond definition. Their goal was to help consumers avoid confusion given the proliferation of marketing terms they encounter increasingly in the marketplace, such as “cultured”, “laboratory-grown”, “created”, “cultivated”, “synthetic”, “simulated”, or “man-made”. These products, by definition, are not diamonds.
“Great jewelry knows no gender. While people might be culturally predisposed to understand the power of jewelry on the female form, the right combination of gem and gentleman can be just as powerful. If a man is confident enough, or has positioned himself as boundary-pushing enough in his fashion sense, then wearing a diamond rivière over the...
“Melissa Kaye talks about problem solving, her greatest mentor, and how to get creative,” says Robb Report. Read the full article on Robb Report: Career Changer: Advice from a Mathematician Turned Jewelry Designer
  When I was nineteen, I had my heart broken for the very first time. As a teenager, it’s often hard to face the reality that young love doesn’t always last and being that it was my first serious relationship, I wasn’t taking the aftermath well.   As a gift for Christmas, my former boyfriend...
Of all the countries blessed with diamond deposits, the landlocked African nation of Botswana, which borders on Namibia, Zimbabwe and South Africa, is the most blessed. As one of the world’s top producers of gem quality diamonds in terms of carat weight and value, Botswana has skillfully used its diamond wealth over the past 45 years to enhance health, education and environmental welfare more than any other diamond producing nation. In Botswana, government, private sector businesses, non-profit organizations and educators collaborate with the diamond industry to continuously create and enhance life-changing educational opportunities to the country’s youth.
  From mine to market, women play an integral role in the journey of a diamond. This article is part of a series around International Women’s Day that profiles women working in each stage of a diamond’s journey and the impact it has on their lives.   For as long as I can remember, the...
Tiffany Stevens, CEO of the Jeweler’s Vigilance Committee (JVC), speaks about the unmatched passion in the diamond industry and shares her five essential leadership lessons.   Discover the full article here along with other inspiring stories about women in the diamond industry.