Jewelry Knowledge Quiz: Lab-Grown Diamonds
Jewelry Knowledge Quiz: Lab-Grown Diamonds
How much do you know about the stones that have been generating so much conversation in recent years?
When a company says it is growing diamonds using the “CVD” process, what does that mean, actually?
Which company grew the first gem-quality lab-grown diamonds, and where in the United States is De Beers making them now?
Test your knowledge of these man-made gems with this nine-question quiz below, and please revisit our April test on natural diamonds
In Betty White’s Blockbuster Estate Sale, Jewelry Held Its Own
Fine jewelry comprised three of the auction’s top 10 lots, though it could not top her director’s chair or scripts from “The Golden Girls.”
3 Suspects in Beverly Hills Smash-and-Grab Robbery Arrested
A total of four suspects are now in custody with police still on the lookout for the remaining two.
Creative Connecting: Fun Ideas for Holiday 2022 In-Store Events
From a “whodunnit” murder mystery to a permanent jewelry party, Duvall O’Steen and Jen Cullen Williams share a wealth of suggestions.
Brought to you by6 Steps to Start a Dynamic Company Culture
Learn how to better serve your employees, customers and community by having a dynamic and supportive company culture.
Stuller Releases 2 Updated Catalogs Ahead of the Holiday Season
“Mountings 2023-2024” and “Diamonds & Gemstones 2023-2024” offer a vast selection of options to create custom pieces.
Weekly QuizSep 22, 2022This Week’s Quiz
Take the Quiz
Test your knowledge of the latest jewelry news with this quick test.
ICA’s 2023 Congress Will Be Held in Dubai
The event will be hosted by the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre from Feb. 15-17.
Roberson’s Fine Jewelry to Close After 42 Years
The store’s liquidation sale will showcase the mix of classic and unique jewels it’s known for stocking.
Brought to you byCommitting to an Ethical Diamond Business
While ethical mining is essential to a diamond business, they represent only a fraction of the responsibility bestowed on jewelers.
Go ‘Inside the Dream’ of Bulgari Via a New Documentary on Amazon Prime
It follows Creative Director Lucia Silvestri as she crafts the brand’s high jewelry collections.
Watch: What Jewelers Should Know About Insurance
From safeguarding showcases to appraisal liability, insurance experts Mark Devereaux and Andrew Chipman share insurance tips for jewelers.
Vahan Collabs With Wolf on a Jewelry Box
It’s the first time in 50 years the brand has made something other than jewelry.
Texas Jewelers Association Rolls Out New Format for Design Competition
The competition takes place in tandem with TJA’s annual convention, known as the Texas Jewelers Roundup.
Pandora Reimagines Keith Haring’s Art in New Collection
The limited-run collection features figures from Haring’s iconic street art on charms, bracelets, rings, and more.
GIA Career Fair Returns to Carlsbad
The Gemological Institute of America also announced plans for events in New York and London in 2023.
See the Items in Gem Legacy’s 4th Anniversary Benefit Auction
One hundred percent of proceeds will benefit the nonprofit’s silicosis prevention initiative.
Piece of the Week: Emily Weld Collins’ Amulet
Inspired by antique coins, it depicts a “hippocamp” from Greek mythology.
4 Things Seen and Heard at the 2022 HardRock Summit
Gemstones Editor Brecken Branstrator dishes on the latest color to trend, the show floor buzz, and more from Denver.
There’s a New Book on Tiffany & Co.
Written by historian Vivienne Becker, it accompanies this summer’s Tiffany jewelry exhibition at London’s Saatchi Gallery.
First Diamond Recovered From Burgundy’s Ellendale Restart
Burgundy also announced the retail launch of its diamond brand, Maison Mazerea.
JCK Industry Fund Now Accepting Applications
Organizations with a project or initiative aimed at bettering the jewelry industry are encouraged to apply.
These Are the Diamond Jewels to Stock for the Holidays
These trending-yet-timeless pieces are no-brainers for customers in search of the perfect gift.
A Day in the Life: Daniel Namdar, Fancy Color Diamond Specialist
Namdar joins a long line of diamond experts, but his love of the trade was learned rather than inherited.
Egyptomania at Sotheby’s: See the Egyptian Revival Jewels Heading to Auction
The auction house is celebrating 100 years since the discovery of King Tut’s tomb.
Claire’s Expands Walmart Partnership
The chain’s jewelry and accessories are now available in 2,500 Walmart locations.
Ethical Gem Fair Heads to NYC for the First Time
The event is slated for Oct. 20-22 at Brooklyn Metal Works.
Hearts On Fire Announces Sales Teams Changes
Jacqueline Raffi has been promoted to vice president, sales, North America.