Jewelry


Marla and the Machine

January 18, 2018
Our editor-in-chief takes a (very short) road trip to the Brooklyn Museum to meet with jewelry designer Marla Aaron and see her much-talked-about vending machine.

All About #GeorgianJanuary

January 17, 2018
The social media trend has become a favorite among antique jewelry dealers.

6 Predictions for 2018

January 4, 2018
Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff says innovation will rule while tired practices and retailers will fall by the wayside.

8 Designers to Watch in 2018

January 2, 2018
Associate Editor Ashley Davis highlights the jewelry brands poised to make an impression in the year ahead.

3 Important Stories You Might Have Missed in 2017

December 28, 2017
These might have not been among the most-read articles of the year, but Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff thinks they are important nonetheless.

6 Important Developments in the Gem Market This Year

December 20, 2017
Supply chain developments, gemstone trends and movements from the biggest players shaped the colored gemstone sector in 2017.

The Jewels on my Christmas Wish List

December 18, 2017
Take a peek at the designers and trends that resonated with our associate editor in 2017.

Another Golden (Gem) Anniversary: Tanzanite Turns 50

December 11, 2017
Five decades after the discovery of the popular blue gemstone, here’s where the market is today.

The Woman Working to Profile 100 Female Jewelry Designers

December 8, 2017
Linda Kozloff-Turner also aims to do a museum exhibition to accompany her book. 

Prince Harry’s American Fiancée Goes for Yellow Gold

November 28, 2017
Here’s what the engagement ring the prince gave to his actress fiancée says about today’s engagement ring trends.

50 Jewelers/50 States: What I Learned

November 20, 2017
Associate Editor Ashley Davis breaks down what she’s learned from the jewelers profiled in the popular series.

Shamballa Jewels On Being the Guru of Men’s Jewelry

November 8, 2017
The Danish fine jeweler famed for its luxurious beaded bracelets begins a global retail expansion with a store in New York.

5 Things to Know About … Trapiche Gems

November 7, 2017
Here are a handful of interesting facts about the colored stones with a pattern usually resembling a wheel.

When Pantone’s Fall 2017 Colors Meet Gemstones

October 16, 2017
With autumn upon us, Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator again takes the 10 hot hues of the season and pairs them with colored stones.

Helzberg, Harvey Weinstein and the Marchesa Mess

October 13, 2017
Helzberg Diamonds’ decision to halt the launch of the bridal line designed by Georgina Chapman caught many by surprise, though maybe it shouldn’t have.

Trend-Spotting: Color and Cuffs

October 10, 2017
Associate Editor Ashley Davis highlights the most compelling looks from Jewelers of America’s recent press preview.  

The Mistakes Made in Marketing to Women

October 6, 2017
The creator of JWT’s “Female Tribes” study talks with our editor-in-chief about older women being left out of advertising and why “shrink-it-and-pink-it” doesn’t work.

The Best Stones in Pomellato’s New Collection

October 5, 2017
The use of zoisite, rhodochrosite and chrysocolla in the brand’s 50th anniversary collection thrills Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator.

Dinner at Bonhams: What Wine and Jewels Have in Common

September 26, 2017
For your next in-store event, why not pair wine with gems? Here’s how Bonhams did it.

5 Things to Know About … American Gems

September 15, 2017
From the rise of Montana sapphires to a new cutting facility in New Jersey, here are some interesting facts about the domestic colored stone market.
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