August 10, 2020

Russia unearths its largest ever color 236-carat rough diamond

The stunning gem aged from 120 to 230 million years was mined in Arctic Yakutia.   The precious discovery was made by workers of remote Ebelyakh […]
August 3, 2020

115-Carat Diamond Fetches $6.3 Million At Christie’s New York Jewelry Auction

Christie’s first New York jewelry sale since the global coronavirus pandemic provided a mix of spirited bidding for signed jewels, important pieces that failed find a […]
July 31, 2020

Bi-color: The More, The Merrier

Bicolor and parti-color gems, with their play of multiple hues, are a popular choice for stunning statement pieces and alternative engagement rings. Having a single stone […]
July 29, 2020

8 of the most expensive jewels hitting the auction block at Christie’s

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend — but so are sapphires, rubies, and emeralds. And Christie’s knows this — which is why the world-famous auction house […]
July 25, 2020

It’s a $40 Million Question: Was This 35-Carat Pink Diamond Stolen?

High profile family feuds typically involve money, inheritances, and nasty sibling rivalries. The Princie Diamond saga has all the stakes of an HBO drama. The Princie […]
July 22, 2020

Gold price hits nine-year high

The spot price of gold might be soon be entering record-breaking territory. The precious metal surpassed US$1800 an ounce on July 8, a feat not accomplished […]
July 16, 2020

12-Carat Blue Diamond Fetches $15.9 Million At Auction

A 12.11-carat fancy intense blue diamond sold for $15.9 million (HK$122 million) at Christie’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels auction. The internally flawless marquise-shaped, brilliant-cut gem was […]
July 11, 2020

28-Carat D-Color Diamond Sets Online Auction Record

A 28.86-carat D-color diamond sold for $2.1 million, setting a record for a jewel sold at an online-only auction. The VVS1 clarity gem was the top […]
July 9, 2020

The Splendor of Natural Color Diamonds

Diamonds occur in an array of colors – from pure whites and soft pinks and blues to brilliant hues of purple and red. Within such variation, […]