January 2010

Valentine's Day gift ideas

It can take the skills of a seer or the years of experience garnered by a veteran retailer to predict which pieces will sell for an upcoming holiday. But after looking at the market, National Jeweler ... read more..

Three cheers from the DTC cocktail party

This past Friday, I got the chance to sit down and more thoroughly review the speeches made by Nicky Oppenheimer, Gareth Penny and Varda Shine at the recent Diamond Trading Co. sightholder cocktail pa... read more..

Favorites from Vicenza

After getting my bearings at the Vicenzaoro "First" show on Saturday (and sitting in on a trend seminar held by research consultancy TJF Group--more on their 2010 trend forecast to come), I spent the ... read more..

Dispatch from Vicenza: Opening Day

For the last few weeks, I've been looking forward to the Vicenzaoro First show, the first major show on the trade show circuit, and the show generally considered to be a bellweather of trends for the ... read more..

One to watch: Ellen Himic

With the madness of the holiday season now behind us, I’ve been spending some free time getting caught up on some reading and TV watching. On my short list: the latest season of Gossip Girl. It’s a gu... read more..
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