Lightbox is De Beers’ line of lab-grown diamond fashion jewelry. It went on sale to the public last week at LightboxJewelry.com and eventually will be sold in stores too.
New York— Here are five jewelry new stories from the week of Sept. 24 that are worth reading.

1. De Beers’ Lab-Grown Diamond Jewelry Line Launched
It’s called Lightbox and it became available to consumers for the first time last Thursday.

2. 4 Vicenzaoro Trend Takeaways
Among them: Knowing your customer is more important than following jewelry fashion trends.

3. Michael Kors Buys Versace in $2B Deal
The company will change its name to Capri Holdings Ltd. after acquiring the Italian fashion house last week.

4. 11 Questions with Steve Padis on the Forevermark Store
The San Francisco Bay-area jeweler talked diamond commoditization, his customers and his hopes for the franchise store.

5. The 19-Carat ‘Pink Legacy’ Diamond Could Sell for $50M
The largest and finest fancy vivid pink diamond ever offered by Christie’s will lead its Nov. 13 jewelry auction.

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