By Hannah Connorton
Alex and Ani is readying for the coming fall with two new charm-based collections, which offer necklaces, rings, bracelets and earrings. 

It also was a big week in lawsuit news: a federal judge decided the term “Tiffany” is not generic while an appeals court revived the EEOC’s suit against Sterling Jewelers.

In the diamond and gemstone worlds, Bonhams announced that a huge and historical spinel is coming back to auction after nearly 100 years while diamond grower Scio secured $1.57 million in funding.

See the week that happened, in photos.

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