Jewelry


Propose Too: A Platform That Wants Women to Pop the Question

October 17, 2018
Engagement 101 Founder Severine Ferrari dishes on the revolution she’s trying to ignite around proposals and what it could mean for jewelry.

This Was the Best Royal Jewelry Moment of the Decade

October 15, 2018
Princess Eugenie’s emerald tiara, borrowed from (who else?) the Queen, was the statement piece we’ve been craving.

This Cheeky Boob Locket Benefits Breast Cancer Treatment

October 3, 2018
Proceeds from sales of the KatKim locket go toward one woman’s cancer treatment.

The Next Generation: Elizabeth Potts of The Moonstoned

September 5, 2018
The young online dealer explains how she’s modernizing antique jewelry shopping in the second installment in a series profiling up-and-coming voices in the industry.

In the First Half of 2018, Consumers Searched For …

September 4, 2018
Cushion-cut diamonds, for one, Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff reports after digesting the latest data from GemFind.

Leaving a (Gem) Legacy in East Africa

August 29, 2018
Gemstone faceter Roger Dery and his family have launched a nonprofit to support the communities where gems are mined.

Muzo’s Efforts to Expand Emerald Appreciation

August 1, 2018
Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator catches up with the Colombian miner about its new designer collaborations.

The 10 Most-Read Stories of 2018 So Far

July 25, 2018
Crimes without punishment, amazing gemstones and legal rows round out the list of the most-read stories on NationalJeweler.com in the first half of the year.  

The Woman Working to Change Signet’s Stores

July 11, 2018
Chief Transformation Officer Lynn Dennison talks real estate strategy, competing with independent jewelers, and cars vs. jewelry.

The Best Haute Joaillerie Instagram Snaps

July 6, 2018
The most storied jewelry maisons, and a few powerhouse contemporary brands, showed their most exquisite creations during Paris Haute Couture week.

Couture Jewelry Trend: The New Chandelier Earring

June 20, 2018
For years, mix-and-match studs have stolen the show. Now, contemporary designers are focusing on bolder earring styles, writes Associate Editor Ashley Davis.

Growing a Diamond Using CVD: Video

May 30, 2018
Watch a diamond go from seed to polished in two minutes and 14 seconds.

12 New-to-Couture Designers Not to Miss

May 29, 2018
There will be many new faces worth a visit at this year’s edition of the jewelry trade show.

What Is Going on with Bidz.com?

May 25, 2018
Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator takes a look at the jewelry auction website’s growing number of negative consumer reviews.

Royal Wedding Jewelry: I Wish There Had Been More Color

May 22, 2018
Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator takes a look at the jewelry the Duchess of Sussex chose for her wedding day.

Five Medallions and Their Meanings

May 18, 2018
Worn as much for personal protection as for fashion, jewelry designers talk about the meaning behind their contemporary versions of an ancient style.

Q&A: Catching Up with Fura Gems

May 8, 2018
National Jeweler Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator chats with Dev Shetty, CEO of the company that’s set to launch organized emerald mining in Colombia.

Nashville Is Great, and 4 Other Lessons from Conclave

April 27, 2018
Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff shares her takeaways from AGS Conclave 2018.

The Most Clickable Diamonds of 2017

April 17, 2018
GemFind recently shared the results of its annual report, which includes what diamond shape is now topping the princess in popularity.

Color-Blocked Looks: Pairing Spring Shades with Gemstones

April 6, 2018
Now that it’s (supposedly) spring, Senior Editor Brecken Branstrator pairs the season’s palette, according to Pantone, with colored stones.
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