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Lab-Grown prices have slumped, Bain says

Increased synthetic-diamond production led to a price drop last year, giving lab-grown a greater share of the fashion-jewelry market, according to Bain & Company. Production of lab-grown diamonds has seen double-digit growth over the past two years, reaching 6 million to 7 million carats in 2020, Bain said Monday [February 8] in its annual report on […]

“Sous les Étoiles, heavenly dreams”, the new high jewelry collection from Van Cleef & Arpels

The Maison Van Cleef & Arpels recently unveiled its new high jewelry collection, “Sous les Étoiles, heavenly dreams”, taking us on a flight beneath starry skies. Constellations, comets, Cepheids, dust tails, Milky Ways, stars, planets, the sky could not fail to be an inspiration to Van Cleef & Arpels, which loves dreams and nature. The […]

“A history of style, art deco”, a new collection of high jewelry from Maison Boucheron: delving into the archives; and an androgynous manifesto

At the end of January Maison Boucheron launched its new collection of high jewelry: “A history of style, art deco”. The collection sketches out a masculine-feminine dressing room for which Claire Choisne, Artistic Director, drew her inspiration from the Maison’s Art Deco Archives with a free interpretation of almost exclusively diamond-paved pieces on which emeralds […]