While de beers has spent millions of marketing dollars instilling in our minds that a diamond is forever, its latest joint venture with LV
Thirteen years ago, I went to The St.
After a pair of Michelle Ong’s briolette-cut diamond earrings shaped like grape clusters sold in a heated bidding war at a Christie’s auction
Laurence Graff has a reputation for acquiring the finest, most beautiful gemstones—whatever the cost—and the incredible necklace shown here w
In the silk-upholstered lobby of the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel, actor/director Lou Diamond Phillips and his wife, Kelly, are sipping t
In the 1920s, Maharaja Sir Bhupindra Singh asked Louis Joseph Cartier to set some loose gems into a showstopping piece of jewelry.
In today’s competitive business environment, with its endless mergers and acquisitions, a thriving family business that is driven by herit
Only one. That is the essence of a masterpiece.
London is a key destination this season for jewelry collectors and devotées who would not miss a rare opportunity to view the work of the ver
After more than two years in development, Chopard’s revolutionary new collection, christened Golden Diamonds, has made its debut.
A few years ago, when jewelry designer Henry Dunay discovered a rough 2,400-carat aquamarine on one of his yearly gem-buying trips to Idar
Christie’s does not auction ancient jewelry every day.
High jewelry is serious business, but a new generation of bold designers are infusing a sense of whimsy, innovation, and flair into once-s
Although it remains unclear whether the two men were ever acquainted, it’s easy to imagine architect Antonio Gaudí and jeweler Lluís Masri
Jewelry can go in and out of fashion almost as fast as women’s clothing, which often means that dated pieces are retired into rarely opene
“Shiny gold is for peasants!” declares Roman jeweler Massimo Maria Melis.
Each summer, the Mediterranean island playground of Capri attracts scores of global jet-setters who touch down to explore picturesque beac
Parked beside the cream clapboard colonial building that houses Linney’s pearl emporium in Broome, Australia, proprietor Bill Reed’s Merce
After cultivating a devoted female following, British jewelry designer Stephen Webster (212.226.6160) is looking to attract a male audienc
Over the past 30 years, Graff has sold diamonds to royalty, businessmen, and socialites.
During the dark days of the Depression in 1932, Coco Chanel set out to prove that luxury was not dead.
Laura Munder’s jewelry offers a glimpse of her life and loves.
Most mornings, brothers Christoph and Georg Wellendorff walk together along the winding, tree-lined streets of Pforzheim, Germany.
In February 1908, Joseph Asscher raised his knife to cleave the world’s largest diamond, the 3,106-carat Cullinan.
The heart is the classic symbol of love, making it an enduring—yet often mundane—jewelry motif.
While watching a nature documentary on television, Michael and his fiancée, Jill, learned that zebra mates are inseparable.
At a recent auction, Hoda Esphahani, Sotheby’s newly appointed chairman of international jewelry, was conferring with her client on the ph
Cuff links are one of the few accessories that allow you to express some individual style and provide a glimpse of your taste
The private jewelry salon Martin Katz has been one of the best-kept secrets among celebrities and socialites—until now.