On June 2, 1953, the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. took place 60 years ago. In connection with the celebrations from 2nd to 5th June 2012, the gallery in the Tower of London, in which a part of the Crown jewels can be visited, was rearranged. They are worldwide regarded as the most precious treasure […]
One of the objectives of the World Gold Council is to preserve the rich cultural heritage in the artistic processing of gold and bring to public awareness. For this reason, the World Gold Council acts as sponsor for the exhibition takes place at the moment in London power & allure, which runs until July 28, […]
The most frequent color occurring at diamond is yellow to Brown and there are numerous yellow diamonds, which were due to their size or their beautiful glitter with celebrities. An example is the 24,04-karätige Moon of Baroda diamond, which over 500 years was over in the possession of the Indian Maharajah of Baroda and what […]
The unique luster of deepest darkness – Black diamonds are the exact opposite of its translucent, fiery regenbogenfarben sparkling relatives in appearance. While colorless diamonds, much emphasis is placed on an absolute transparency, Black diamonds are generally opaque. Scientists are faced with puzzles by them and there is a so far no consensus, as the […]
No matter, whether in Moscow or in Stockholm – the silversmiths of Augsburg have left their mark with their great skills in numerous European cities. Especially silver tablet device, which came from the workshops of Augsburg, was very popular and was by the ambassadors of different countries such as Poland, Lithuania or Denmark used as […]
Might be a certificate called the ID of a diamond, which a great significance in its purchase because it represents a proof of the identity and the value of a diamond. For this reason is called the certificate like the fifth C – in addition to the four CS colour (color), clarity (purity), Carat (karat) […]
The German gemstone Museum Idar-oberstein houses a vast range of different precious stones – by the opal with its iridescent colors of the Rainbow to Moon stone, whose name derives from its bluish-white shimmer, which Moon is reminiscent of the licence on starry nights. Idar-Oberstein are also the single European gemstone mines, which can be […]
A dramatic colour change can be observed when it is lit by natural daylight and then by an artificial light source with an Alexandrite. While he is initially in a bluish green robe, he is transformed into the sequence and takes a dramatic-looking, reddish-purple hue. The technical term for this phenomenon is changing; It is […]
More than $ 137 million – this is the sum which brought the auction of the extensive gem collection of British acting icon Elizabeth Taylor in December 2011. Each of the 270 pieces of jewelry was sold and the price often far exceeded the estimates. This is not surprising – Finally, a very unusual treasures […]
The autumn is approaching and at the online jeweler RENÉSIM the preparations for the upcoming season in full swing – finally we want to surprise our customers as usual with an aesthetic and imaginative campaign.
The jewelry designer Aurelie Bidermann plays with the theme of flora: “Clover” pendant in 18 k Yellow Gold with green Tsavorites: 5099 euros. Bracelet “Wheat” in wheat Optics: 630 euros. Aurelie Bidermann considered one of the most famous jewelry designers in the world. The Parisian creates stunning rings, necklaces and earrings, which embody pure elegance and […]
The Dutch Designer Akke Aimaq (photo) stands behind the Berlin jewelry label “Akkesoir”. Jewelry as fashion statement: the Berlin it label Akkesoir is one of the most sought after jewelry labels in the capital. The hand-crafted unique pieces by designer Akke Aimaq are a creative mix of glamour and before-keep. Many celebrities are self-confessed fans. The breakthrough […]
In November 1914, Cartier has created his first Panther spots motive as part of a wrist watch… In November 1914, Cartier has created his first Panther spots motive as part of a wristwatch. Today, 100 years later, the “Panther” is one of the most famous trademark of jeweller House. The story of a special anniversary.
The “Graff Ruby” ring is highlight of the auction with a value up to $ 9 million. Also not bad: a flower brooch from the British Nobel jeweller Graff. Sotheby’s Geneva auction in these days-valuable jewels from the collection of Greek art and jewelry connoisseur of Dimitri Mavrommatis. A total proceeds of approximately $ 20 million […]
Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson: the glamour couple between 1956 and 1959 acquired the two Cartier Tiger. The valuable Tiger jewels from the House of Cartier once included the Duchess of Windsor. Later, composer Andrew Lloyd Webber donated it to his wife, the soprano Sarah Bright man. Now Christie’s auction house sold it the famous Tiger couple in […]
Jewelry designer Fulco First vegetable in addition to fashion icon Coco Chanel With the exhibition “the power of style: vegetable at 75” the Juweliershaus vegetable has Fifth Avenue from 14th October to 23 December 2014 on the basis of 150 gems from international private collections and their archive New York on the own, glamorous history and its founder, Fulco First […]
Robert Procop worked with Angelina pretty one already several times. Here a picture from the movie set for “the tourist”. Already as a teenager discovered the jeweler Robert Procop his passion for precious stones. Meanwhile, his name stands for one of the favorite jewelry designer of American celebrities. In particular the engagement ring of a Hollywood actress made world […]
Diamond innovations of the Brothers Schaffrath. Brothers Schaffrath in Hanau is a company of a special kind. Since 1923 the coveted material extruded carbon revolves around at the diamond factory. So have also the great-grandson of the company founder, Alexander Leuz and Christian Schaffrath only one in mind: diamonds and what all can do this extravagant.
Always in the spirit of the time, Pomellato constantly renews its collections. Here “Capri” rings by Pomellato. Before-keep creations, a nearly magical brilliance of round gemstones and a courageous handling of designs: Pomellato dares, and this benefits the young brand – within a comparatively short time, Pomellato plays the greats in the League. A distinctive concept […]
A seminar room of the “diamond-Uni” by Van Cleef & Arpels on the place Vendome in Paris. The Jewelers Van Cleef & Arpels would keep up with her expertise behind the mountain and give tutoring in terms of precious stones in Paris. Anyone who does not hesitate before demanding learning, and brings the same change […]