Jewelry Diamonds

New Lab Grown CVD Diamond Collection

New Lab Grown Best Brilliance, the acclaimed online jewelry retailer, has officially announced that its new CVD (chemical vapor deposition) lab grown diamond collection is now available for purchase on its online store. Lab grown diamonds have become increasingly popular in recent years as a green and ethical alternative to natural diamonds, and Best Brilliance stands once again at the … Read More

Sparkling high jewellery timepieces

Sparkling high jewellery Schenelle Dsouza 

Sparkling high jewellery Early last week, luxury American jeweller Harry Winston added a sparkling selection of diamond. Encrusted watches to its ever-growing “Emerald” timepieces. Mimicking the octagonal form of an emerald-cut diamond, the latest “Precious Emerald” editions come in six eye-catching dial colours. These range from light blue and pale pink to bright yellow and … Read More

Terry Castro, of Castro NYC

Terry Castro, photo courtesy of Castro NYC

Art jewelry’s rock-n-roll designer, Terry Castro, of Castro NYC, unexpectedly passed away on July 18, 2022, of a heart attack. He died in Istanbul, where he was based. Through his originality in mixing antiques with African design, Castro pushed his work to always live up to his artistic ideals. He often went without

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OMG, Have You Heard – Art Jewelry Forum

August 2022, Part 2

 Art Jewelry Forum is pleased to share the news that members of our community find noteworthy. Is something missing? The success of this compilation of compelling events, news, and items of interest to the jewelry community depends on YOUR participation. If you’re a member of AJF at the Silver level or above, you can add news

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On Offer – Art Jewelry Forum

August 2022, Part 2

There are so many reasons to purchase art jewelry…

  • You got that hard-earned promotion—celebrate!
  • You’re experiencing a once-in-a-lifetime occasion—honor it.
  • You wrapped up that major accomplishment—pay it tribute.
  • You want to mark the beginning of a new relationship or the end of one—commemorate it.
  • Perhaps it’s an investment—do it!
  • It’s the perfect piece to round out
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The Poetic of the Material

Iris Eichenberg: Where Words Fail
June 25–October 30, 2022
Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, CA, USA

Exhibition view, Iris Eichenberg: Where Words Fail, Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, photo: Henrik Kam

“That we find a crystal or a poppy beautiful means that we are less alone, that we are more deeply inserted into existence than the

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Jared Dishes On Lab-Created Diamond Collection With Bridal

The diamond stores Jared—the higher market tier of the Signet Group of jewelry brands—is making a case for lab-grown diamonds, or lab-created diamonds as they prefer to call it. To emphasize the store’s fast-growing category, the brand produced its latest wedding jewelry collaboration with Say Yes to the

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