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From One Mineral, Brilliant Reds and Bright Blues

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:43
Rubies and sapphires are made of the same stuff, but trace elements alter their appearances.
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Camilla Dietz Bergeron, Stockbroker Turned Jeweler, Dies at 76

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 20:22
After a successful career on Wall Street, she became a leading buyer and seller of antique and estate baubles on Madison Avenue.
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‘Diamonds Are Forever,’ and Made by Machine

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 05:21
De Beers is getting into the lab-created diamond business with a new line of fashion jewelry and an aggressive pricing strategy.
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Malaysia Seizes Najib’s ‘Rather Big’ Trove of Jewels and Handbags

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 03:59
Raids on the former prime minister’s residences netted 72 suitcases of cash, jewels and other valuables, as well as 284 boxes of handbags, the police said.
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Gaia Repossi’s Japanese Bud Vases, Illustrated

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 15:12
The jewelry designer first went to Japan as a teenager and became enamored; now, Eastern design has suffused her home in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris.
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Jewelry That Boogies When You Do

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 05:02
Movement, once common in design, has returned in collections by Fernando Jorge, Solange Azagury-Partridge and others.
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Rihanna and Kanye Are Fans. Now Yoon Ahn Will Make Jewelry for Dior Homme.

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 05:01
The Korean-American designer on gender, the effects of living in Tokyo and the fact that love hurts.
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In Antwerp, ‘Glitter and Glamour’

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 05:00
The diamond hub opens a new museum called Diva, part of its effort to polish its reputation in the industry and build tourism.
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Tanzanite, 50 Years Later

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:54
Jewelry designers are still inspired by the semiprecious blue gems, first presented by Tiffany in 1968.
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Alhambra Design by Van Cleef & Arpels Turns 50

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:53
Four limited-edition styles created to celebrate the anniversary of the popular clover-like pattern.
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Baby Onions. Chiles. It’s All Jewelry Fodder for Keef Palas.

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:37
The brand’s founders celebrate nature by creating pieces meant to decay.
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Recalling Art Nouveau: ‘It’s About Design’

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:20
The enduring popularity of pieces by designers like René Lalique and Philippe Wolfers reflects artistic achievement rather than just the value of gems.
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‘The Worlds of Chaumet,’ Coming to Tokyo

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:11
The 238-year-old jewelry house is staging an exhibition in June at the Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum.
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From Ethiopia, Emeralds

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 04:09
An international gem dealer on the two-year-old mine, the strength of the Colombian market and the color green.
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James Avery, Creator of a Southern Jewelry Empire, Dies at 96

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 19:24
His company grew from a one-man operation in Texas to 80 stores across the South, gaining particular renown for its religiously inspired creations.
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Romancing the Stone

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:37
Grandmother’s ring is perfectly imperfect and it will most certainly be my daughter’s. But first, a small betrayal.
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Rudolf Heltzel’s Pendants Are Decades in the Making

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 04:07
The Irish jewelry designer says he sometimes keeps stones for 20 years, or even 30, before he has the right combination for a design.
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British Police Make New Arrest in $20 Million Jewelry Heist

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 13:25
The suspect, 57, was detained in north London in a 2015 burglary carried out by a gang of graying thieves in London’s jewelry district.
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