Designers


Piece of the Week: These Alex Soldier Earrings

August 14, 2020
The champagne quartz and peridot pair are perfect for August babies looking for earrings that can easily be worn into the fall.

Designer’s Diary: 5 Keys to Unlocking Your Inner Artist

August 12, 2020
Vittoria d’Aste-Surcouf shares lessons about lighting, texture and storytelling from her former life in the world of contemporary art.

Mociun Recruits Designers for Charitable Silent Auction

August 12, 2020
The Design for Community Relief Auction features works by brands like Jacquie Aiche, Nancy Newberg and Top Notch Faceting.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

August 9, 2020
Lord & Taylor’s bankruptcy filing, Oscar Heyman’s holiday catalog, a record-setting Rolex auction, and more.

Piece of the Week: Almasika’s Cowrie Tennis Necklace

August 7, 2020
The humble summer jewel gets a luxurious makeover.

NYC Jewelry Week Offering Grants to Benefit Black Jewelers

August 5, 2020
The new funding program come as part of NYCJW’s Here We Are initiative to support diversity in the industry.

IGI Is Holding a Jewelry Design Contest And It’s Free to Enter

August 5, 2020
A panel of industry judges will choose the winner of the “2020 Jewel” competition.

Amanda’s Style File: Peridot and Spinel

August 4, 2020
August is heating up, courtesy of some fantastic birthstone jewelry designs.

Oscar Heyman’s Holiday 2020 Catalog Is Its Biggest Yet

August 3, 2020
Though the photoshoot was delayed due to the coronavirus, the catalog will still arrive to jewelry stores in early October.

Zales Is Scoping Out Emerging Jewelry Designers

July 24, 2020
The retailer’s Designer Spotlight program aims to find up-and-coming jewelers from small and minority-owned businesses to showcase on a new online platform.

Piece of the Week: Carbon & Hyde’s Diamond Bobby Pin

July 24, 2020
Perfect for glamour at home.

Zoe Chicco Champions Fellow Female Founders to Fête 20 Years

July 23, 2020
The jewelry designer is donating proceeds from 20 collaborative pieces to charities like the ACLU.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

July 17, 2020
More Q2 results roll in, a pair of hearts wins big at auction and BIPOC designers send a message.

BIPOC Designers Have Something to Say to the Industry

July 15, 2020
An open letter from a group of black, indigenous, and people of color jewelry designers calls for more support, education and equity.

Serena Williams’ New Jewelry Collection Dares Fans to Be Unstoppable

July 14, 2020
Proceeds from the collection will go toward a relief fund that provides support to Black small business owners.

Alison Lou Is Celebrating Summer with an East Hampton Store

July 13, 2020
The jewelry brand has also debuted a new version of its beloved “Jelly Hoop Earring.”

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

July 10, 2020
A big blue diamond sells for $16 million, another big retailer goes bankrupt, beautiful rubies for July, and more.

Muse Showroom’s Newest ‘Have a Heart’ Ambassador Is Cynthia Erivo

July 10, 2020
The award-winning actress became the talk of Hollywood last year. Now, she’s partnered with Muse on its philanthropic initiative.

CPAA’s Annual Pearl Design Contest Is On for 2020

July 9, 2020
Underway now, entries from international and domestic designers are due in October.

Amanda’s Style File: Rubies Bring the Heat

July 7, 2020
Summer’s warming up, and so are these 20 birthstone jewels celebrating July.
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