Events & Awards

9 pieces to see at the Miami antique show

Events & AwardsNov 03, 2014

9 pieces to see at the Miami antique show

When the antique and estate jewelry and watch show opens in Miami later this week, vendors will have pieces ranging from Renaissance to retro on display. 

More than 100 exhibitors will put their antique and estate jewelry and watches on display this week at the Miami Antique Jewelry&Watch Show.

Miami--Later this week, more than 100 exhibitors will put their best pieces of antique and estate jewelry on display at the Miami Antique Jewelry & Watch Show, which begins Friday and runs through Sunday.

This year’s show is taking place at a new venue, the Miami Airport Convention Center.

There, dealers will display jewelry and watches from the Renaissance to retro eras, as well as signed pieces from well-known international brands like Cartier, Tiffany & Co., Rolex and Harry Winston.

The show also will host a special session on Friday at 7 p.m. for the GIA Alumni Association of South Florida. Jennifer Heebner, senior editor at JCK magazine, will give a seminar called “The 10 Jewelry Trends You Need to Know Now and Why.” Registration is required, and the session is open to all GIA Alumni.

Hours for the Miami Antique Jewelry & Watch Show are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7 and Saturday, Nov. 8, and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 9.

Admission is $20 for all three days. 

For more information about the show or the GIA session, call 239-732-6642 or visit

U.S. Antique Shows, purchased earlier this year by Emerald Expositions, operates the Miami Antique Jewelry & Watch Show. Emerald Expositions also owns National Jeweler, along with the JA New York and Couture shows.   

Brecken Branstratoris the senior editor, gemstones at National Jeweler, covering sourcing, pricing and other developments in the colored stone sector.

The Latest

AuctionsApr 16, 2021
Try On This Diamond and Pearl Tiara Before It Heads to Auction

Sotheby’s created an Instagram filter for the crown, estimated to sell for up to $1.5 million.

SurveysApr 16, 2021
March Retail Sales Surge

Another round of stimulus checks helped to bolster last month’s retail sales.

CollectionsApr 16, 2021
Supplier Kim International Revives its Catalog

It showcases 2021 and 2022 styles, with most ready to ship from Dallas, Texas.

Brought to you by
4 Reasons You Need This Program for Mother’s Day

Learn how to increase customer loyalty and revenue by making JM™ Care Plan a cornerstone of your business plan.

TrendsApr 16, 2021
Piece of the Week: Anthony Lent’s ‘Lunar Galaxy’ Earrings

Colorful gems enliven a classic celestial motif.

Weekly QuizApr 16, 2021
This Week's Quiz
Test your knowledge of jewelry news from the week of April 12-16, 2021.
Take the Quiz
TechnologyApr 15, 2021
Blue Nile Hires Amazon, Timex Execs

The jewelry retailer named a new chief operating officer and senior vice president of supply chain.

CollectionsApr 15, 2021
Check Out Stone and Strand’s First Bridal Collection

All six styles are priced under $2,000.

Brought to you by
Evaluating Your Inventory For Success in 2021 

After months of pandemic-driven social distancing, restrictions and lock-downs, consumers will be excited to visit your store. Now is the time to ensure you have the right inventory on-hand to capitalize on that excitement!

GradingApr 15, 2021
GCAL Introduces Its New Cut Grade Standard, 8X

Diamonds must receive a grade of “excellent” across eight criteria to be deemed an 8X.