Jewelry Blog

Pricescope 2015 GTG Door Prize Sneak Peek: 2 Gift Certificates from David Atlas!

Thu, 26 Mar 2015

By Erika Winters

We are excited to share the latest door prizes for the 5th Annual Pricescope Get Together in Las Vegas! For those who are new to the GTG, each year we give away an array of door prizes to our consumer attendees at the event! The prizes are provided by our featured sponsors and contributing forum vendors. This week's door prize sneak peek comes courtesy of D. Atlas & Co.!


Gift certificate from David Atlas


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U.S. Jewelry Spending Is Up, Millennials Buying More Than Any Other Age Group

Wed, 25 Mar 2015

By Erika Winters

Jewelry showroom circa 1950. Image courtesy of Edahn Golan Diamond Research & Data.
Jewelry showroom circa 1950. Image courtesy of Edahn Golan Diamond Research & Data.


Move over baby boomers and aging Gen Xers, millennials are now spending more on jewelry than any other age group according to a new report from jewelry industry analyst Edahn Golan. Download the full report here: The U.S. Jewelry State of the Market Report.


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Re-Marrying Your Ex? Which Engagement Ring to Wear?

Mon, 23 Mar 2015

By Erika Winters

Vintage engagement ring in box - Pricescope Stock Image by Erika Winters
Remarrying your ex? Which ring to wear?


While many may balk (cry out in horror?) at the thought of remarrying their ex-spouse, Miss Manners recently fielded a question from a reader about which engagement ring she should wear when remarrying her ex-husband.


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Jewel of the Week - 4-Carat Oval Diamond Stunner

Fri, 20 Mar 2015
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By Erika Winters

Fabulous Jewelry Shared by Pricescope Members

We adore oval diamonds, and this week's featured jewel is simply one for the books! Thanks everyone for sharing your gorgeous jewelry in the Show Me the Bling forum!


Oval diamond ring - image by tiger007g

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80-Carat Diamond, Natural Pearls to Highlight Christie's New York Sale

Wed, 18 Mar 2015
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By Erika Winters

80.73-carat cushion cut diamond • Image: Christie's
80.73-carat cushion cut diamond to be auctioned at Christie's New York

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Vintage J.E. Caldwell Emerald Clover Pendant for St. Patrick's Day

Tue, 17 Mar 2015
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By Erika Winters

930's J.E. Caldwell Emerald Clover Pendant from Nadine Krakov
J.E. Caldwell emerald and diamond clover pendant, circa 1930, from the Nadine Krakov collection at 1stdibs.com

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Pricescope 2015 GTG Door Prize Sneak Peek: Fancy Color Diamond Ring from Leibish & Co.!

Mon, 16 Mar 2015

By Erika Winters

This year we are celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Pricescope Get Together in Las Vegas! For those who are new to the GTG, we hold the event every year at a gorgeous space where our members--both consumer and trade--can get to know each other in the spirit of Pricescope. Each year we give away an array of door prizes provided by our featured sponsors and contributing forum vendors. And each year we are simply stunned by their generosity! This year we are kicking off our door prize "sneak peeks" with this lovely fancy-colored diamond band from Leibish & Co.!


Fancy Color Diamond Ring from Leibish & Co.


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Jewel of the Week - From Diamond Ring to Pendant - Stunning Conversion!

Fri, 13 Mar 2015
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By Erika Winters

Fabulous Jewelry Shared by Pricescope Members

This week's featured jewel shows how a stunning ring can be made into a pendant! Thanks everyone for sharing your gorgeous jewelry in the Show Me the Bling forum!


Diamond ring to pendant conversion - image by Elysian

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Retail Diamond Prices Down Slightly in February

Mon, 09 Mar 2015

By Erika Winters

Diamond Prices News Roundup - February 2015

After significant declines in January, retail diamond prices remained stable for 1.0- to 4.0-carat diamonds in February. Prices for 0.5- to 1.0-carat diamonds dropped by four percent while prices for 0- to 0.5-carat diamonds rose by two percent. Prices for 4.0- to 99-carat diamonds in the Pricescope database increased by one percent. Retail diamond price changes are based on Pricescope's database of over 450,000 diamonds from retail stores. Read more about diamond price changes below.


Pricescope Retail Diamond Prices Chart for January 2015


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Jewel of the Week - Sapphire Halo Engagement Ring

Fri, 06 Mar 2015

By Erika Winters

Fabulous Jewelry Shared by Pricescope Members

This week's featured jewel combines classic style with a gorgeous sapphire! Thanks everyone for sharing your gorgeous jewelry in the Show Me the Bling and Colored Stones forums!


Sapphire and diamond halo ring - image by TheFutureMrsWhite


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