Trends


Find Out Which Jewelry and Watch Brands Boast the Highest Resale Value

January 26, 2021
The RealReal is sharing insights on the brands most in demand on the secondhand market.

In an Age of Purposeful Purchasing, Secondhand Diamonds Surge Ahead

January 20, 2021
Whether a bridal customer wants something sentimental, unique or ethically sourced, the category allows them to say “yes.”

Amanda’s Style File: Men’s Wedding Bands

January 20, 2021
Here’s a selection of 20 stylish bridal rings to start off a year that’s sure to be full of “I dos.”

The Ten/Ten Collection Is Up on Blue Nile Now

January 20, 2021
The e-tailer partnered with De Beers to enlist 10 independent jewelry designers to create unique and affordably priced engagement rings.

These Were Our 10 Most Popular Stories of the Year

December 31, 2020
Stories about diamonds, particularly diamond engagement rings, dominated.

Watch: National Jeweler’s Editors Look Back at 2020

December 31, 2020
In the latest webinar, the editorial team talks about their favorite stories and highlights from the year.

See Both of The Bachelorette’s Engagement Rings Up Close

December 30, 2020
They’re designed by the reality show’s long-standing jeweler Neil Lane.

This Is My Favorite Fine Jewelry Collection of the Year

December 23, 2020
Azlee consistently delivers an irresistible modern sophistication, inspired by the past.

Watch: 2 Experts Break Down the Hottest Bridal Jewelry Trends

December 18, 2020
Severine Ferrari of Engagement 101 and The Knot’s Shelley Brown talk trending shapes, pandemic shopping, and the average cost of an engagement ring right now.

Piece of the Week: Bea Bongiasca’s On-Trend Yellow Ring

December 18, 2020
The enamel in this piece is the same shade as one of Pantone’s picks for 2021 Color of the Year.

Platinum Guild International Survey Shows Self-Purchasing Is on the Rise

December 15, 2020
According to the survey, self-purchasers don’t wait for a special occasion to treat themselves.

Pantone’s 2021 Colors of the Year Are Strong and Uplifting

December 14, 2020
The color forecaster has chosen yellow and gray shades to represent the year ahead.

Watch: Three American Lapidaries Talk Trends and Today’s Market

December 11, 2020
Derek Katzenbach, Jeff Hapeman and Nolan Sponsler discuss what sets them apart, how social media has changed the game and sourcing during the pandemic.

My Jewelry Wish List: All Gold Everything

December 11, 2020
These are the pieces Senior Editor, Fashion Ashley Davis recommends for holiday gifting.

What I’d Like to Find Underneath My Christmas Tree

December 9, 2020
In a nod to a top trend in 2020 and to end the year on a happy note, Senior Editor, Gemstones Brecken Branstrator fills up her wish list with rainbow jewels.

Amanda’s Style File: Celebrating December

December 7, 2020
This year may have given you the blues, but December’s birthstones offer blue hues to get excited about.

Silver Price Expected to Rise Another 39% in 2021

November 19, 2020
This follows a significant uptick this year, according to the Silver Institute, even as global jewelry demand was down.

We Predict Good Things Ahead for Sorellina’s New Tarot Collection

November 2, 2020
Its hero pieces are five breathtaking fortune telling-inspired pendants.

Q3 Gold Jewelry Demand Slips 3% in US

November 2, 2020
But the market was relatively resilient compared with the rest of the world, where demand remains 'in the doldrums,' the WGC says.

Piece of the Week: Misho’s Pebble Pod Earrings

October 30, 2020
It’s about time Apple AirPods got their own accessory.
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