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“Diamonds are one of the hardest minerals on earth, and being a mom is probably the hardest job on earth. I like to honor like with like.”  —Candice Pool Neistat   There was a time, not too long ago, when presents for the birth of a child were a rarity. Only a few lucky ones...
I think we can all agree: nothing adds lift to a look like diamond jewelry. The question is what diamond jewel do you choose now?   Maybe you already have classic pieces, like diamond studs or a tennis bracelet, in your collection and you are looking for something new. Perhaps classics are not your thing....
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...
Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe's personal assistant joins her boss for a very special chat about why nothing says 'I love you' quite like a diamond!
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...
Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe and luxury jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer share with us their mutual love and passion for diamonds.
Long before the term self-purchase was applied to women buying their own diamonds, sisters were most definitely doing it for themselves. When did it all begin? Well, no one knows exactly.   It is certain, however, leading ladies in Hollywood have been in on the buying act for eons.   Frying Pans… Or Diamonds?  ...
In their latest project, The Most Natural Thing of All, artists Freddie Webb and Joe Farley explores the hidden depths of human connections and how these feelings can be communicated through music. The two singles “Light in the Dark” and “We Won’t Let Go” were commissioned by the Diamond Producers Association for their Real is Rare. Real is a Diamond. national campaign.
When Beyoncé and Jay-Z dropped the astonishing first video from their collaborative album Everything Is Love, fans were thrilled and amazed at the artistry of the piece filmed at the Louvre in Paris. When jewelry designer Valérie Messika saw it, she cried. Her spontaneous tears of joy stemmed from the fact that Beyoncé was wearing Messika's Persian Drops diamond necklace and earrings in the instantly iconic image when she is standing with Jay-Z in front of the Mona Lisa.