Jewelry Blog

A Look at Cartier's Jaguar

Tue, 30 Jun 2015

By Linh Pilipchak

A Look at Cartier's Jaguar


Cartier's Jaguar By Richard Majchrzak/StudioD - image by Richard Majchrzak

Richard Majchrzak/Studio D

Few symbols are as instantly recognizable throughout the world as the Cartier panther. This sleek, elegant, but powerful animal is the very embodiment of the storied jewelry house.

Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Luxury Jewelry Brands   

Fabergé's New Pearl Egg Revives Iconic Imperial Eggs

Tue, 03 Mar 2015
Summary/Teaser: 
Latest blog with image: 
Latest blog
Custom categories: 
Diamond and Jewelry News
Category: 
Luxury Jewelry Brands

By Erika Winters

Fabergé Pearl Egg

Iconic jeweler Fabergé has revived its tradition of creating jeweled eggs as objets d'art with its new Fabergé Pearl Egg. The pearl egg is the first of Fabergé's "Imperial Class" of jeweled eggs created since 1917. The egg was designed in collaboration with the Al-Fardan family, renowned pearl collectors.

From Fabergé:

Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Luxury Jewelry Brands   Diamond and Jewelry News   

Bulgari Serpenti Watch and More: Dreweatts & Bloomsbury to Auction Iconic Jewels

Mon, 20 Oct 2014

By Erika Winters

Bulgari Serpenti turquoise and white enamel watch to be auctioned • Image: Dreweatts & Bloomsbury
Dreweatts & Bloomsbury will be auctioning this Bulgari Serpenti watch on November 27. Image courtesy of Dreweatts & Bloomsbury.


UK-based auction house Dreweatts & Bloomsbury will be auctioning a selection of iconic jewels from renowned jewelers including Bulgari, Jean Schlumberger, and Seaman Schepps, in London on November 27.


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Jewelry Auction News   Luxury Jewelry Brands   

Video: Patek Philippe Unveils World's Most Complicated Watch, the Grandmaster Chime

Wed, 15 Oct 2014

By Erika Winters

Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime Ref. 5175
Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime Ref. 5175 • Image: Patek Philippe


Renowned watchmaker Patek Philippe is commemorating its 175th anniversary with a collection of limited-edition commemorative timepieces. And one of the collection's watches, the incredible Grandmaster Chime, has been billed as the most complicated and elaborate wristwatch in the world.


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Luxury Jewelry Brands   Diamond and Jewelry News   

Graff Debuts $55 Million "Hallucination" Diamond Watch at Baselworld 2014

Thu, 27 Mar 2014

By Erika Winters

From the $500 million Hair & Jewel campaign to the most expensive watch in the world, Graff Diamonds plays on our wildest diamond fantasies--this time at Baselworld 2014. The iconic jeweler has unveiled a $55 million multicolored diamond watch at the Baselworld Watch and Jewelry Show, which opened today.


Graff Diamonds Hallucination multicolored diamond watch
Graff Diamonds unveiled the $55 million "Hallucination" on the opening day of Baselworld 2014 • Image Graff Diamonds


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Diamond and Jewelry News   Luxury Jewelry Brands   

Oscar Jewelry! Best Looks from the 2014 Academy Awards

Tue, 04 Mar 2014

By Erika Winters

While there were many gorgeous looks at the 2014 Oscars, we adored the amazing statement jewels worn by Cate Blanchett, Naomi Watts, Charlize Theron, and other luminaries. We were ready for bold looks following the tamer ensembles from the 2014 Golden Globes, and we were not disappointed.


2014 Oscar winner Cate Blanchett in Chopard


Oscar winner Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine) stunned on the red carpet in opal and diamond earrings from Chopard. Perfection! WireImage


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Celebrity Jewelry   Luxury Jewelry Brands   

Christie's Hong Kong Presents Online-Only Jewelry Sale

Mon, 24 Feb 2014

By Erika Winters

Christie's Hong Kong has announced "Statement Jewels," an online-only sale comprising 80 jewelry lots with a wide range of prices--estimates start at HK $2000/ US $250. The sale--which goes live on Tuesday, February 25, and runs through Thursday, March 6--will take place at www.christies.com/statementjewels.

Lot 64 • A pair of ruby and diamond earrings • Christie's

Lot 64 • A pair of ruby and diamond earrings • Estimate: HK$40,000–60,000 / US$5,000-7,500


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Jewelry Auction News   Luxury Jewelry Brands   

"Cartier: Style and History" Exhibition Opens in Paris • Video

Tue, 10 Dec 2013
Summary/Teaser: 
Latest blog with image: 
Latest blog
Custom categories: 
Luxury Jewelry Brands
Category: 
Jewelry Events and Exhibitions

By Erika Winters

Cartier Foliates Tiara made for the Countess of Essex in 1902
The Cartier "Foliates" tiara, made for the Countess of Essex in 1902, is on display at the "Cartier: Style and History" exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris. Image: N. Welsh, Cartier Collection

Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Jewelry Events and Exhibitions   Luxury Jewelry Brands   

For Your Library: "Masters of Dreams" Jewelry Documentary with 13 Legendary Jewelers

Thu, 21 Nov 2013

By Erika Winters

If you haven't seen Masters of Dreams, a stunning documentary featuring 13 renowned jewelers, you're in for a treat. The film explores the brands' histories and the unique design techniques used to create their luxurious jewels. Through design, the jewelers continue to evolve while expressing their "brand DNA" and the heritage and artistry of their companies.


Masters of Dreams explores 13 jewelry brands in a stunning documentary
Masters of Dreams explores 13 jewelry brands in a stunning documentary. Image: A designer for Graff works on a necklace with diamonds and sapphires.


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Luxury Jewelry Brands   Jewelry Designers and Collections   

Elizabeth Taylor Biopic "Burton and Taylor" Premieres Tonight on BBC America

Thu, 17 Oct 2013

By Erika Winters

If you survived the train wreck called "Liz and Dick" starring the infamous Lindsay Lohan, you're in luck. A new biopic on our beloved grand dame of jewels premieres tonight, October 16, at 9:00 p.m./8:00 p.m. Central on BBC America. And this time the 90-minute drama, which aired on BBC 4 last July, stars Academy Award nominee Helena Bonham Carter, Dominic West of The Wire, and jewels by Cartier.


Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton


Read More...


Сategory:  All blogs   Celebrity Jewelry   Luxury Jewelry Brands