Top 4 Expensive Diamonds & Their Famous Owners Sought-after gems often go for extraordinary prices at auction. And over the years there have been some notable surprises. For instance, blue and pink diamonds have regularly exceeded expectations and sold for millions. Read on to find out about some of the most expensive gems in the … Continue reading The Most Amazing Blue Diamonds and Who Owns Them
Sydney Earrings & Necklace Jewellery Guide When you’re shopping for jewellery, you might opt for what’s in fashion and the best quality for the price you can afford. And while these are important considerations, there’s sometimes a missing ingredient: which designs are most flattering for a particular face shape? If you struggle to find the right … Continue reading Earrings and Necklaces that Flatter!
In just a few short weeks Christmas will be here, and I’m really looking forward to the excitement and celebrations. It has been a busy and challenging year, quite apart from the major construction of George Street and replacement of the lifts in the Dymocks Building… for the second time since I’ve been here! I’ve … Continue reading Christmas Specials 2017
Christie’s jewellery specialist Raymond Sancroft-Baker offers an expert overview of the illustrious maison, the jeweller of choice for kings and queens, celebrities and tycoons. Illustrated with historic and beautiful pieces previously sold at Christie’s 1. How did Cartier achieve its reputation? Raymond Sancroft-Baker: ‘The House of Cartier was founded in 1847 when Louis-François Cartier took … Continue reading Collecting guide: 10 questions to ask about Cartier jewels