December 2011

Taking proposals to the digital age

One man has used a jeweler’s digital billboard over a California freeway to propose to his girlfriend. Paul, from Tustin, Calif., used jeweler Robbins Brothers’ “Share the Love” Facebook application t... read more..

Excuse me, your watch is showing

During the course of my first year covering the watch industry, I was asked to cover an auction that included multiple lots of “erotic” watches, watches that contain a hidden-yet-naughty scene. After ... read more..

A holiday take on window shopping

One jewelry store is drawing traffic to its store with a mix of jewels and a few old-fashioned tales. For the holidays, Shreve & Co.’s window displays have been transformed into renderings of some of ... read more..

Editor’s picks: Elizabeth Taylor

Much already has been written about the upcoming auction of Elizabeth Taylor’s jewelry, clothing and art at Christie’s, including on National Jeweler's website, where stories about the late actress an... read more..

High-priced gifts with a heart

Greenwich Jewelers is giving back this holiday season--with the help of customers. New York City-based Greenwich Jeweler’s “3 Wishes” campaign will take the sales of three high-ticket pieces of jewelr... read more..

Is this what a recovery feels like?

In compiling our Majors newsletter yesterday afternoon, I noticed a trend among the stories I was loading, a trend that I haven’t seen in some time. All the quarterly financials for the major chains c... read more..
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