Marie Antoinette Jewellery Auction In Geneva, on November 12, 2018, Sotheby’s sold one of the most important royal jewellery collections ever to come to auction, that of the Italian royal House of Bourbon-Parma. Sotheby’s says this collection, which “spans centuries of European history, from the reign of Louis XVI to the fall of the Austro-Hungarian … Continue reading Marie Antoinette’s jewellery sold at Sotheby’s
Top Jewellery Designer Sydney Value, integrity, sustainability — those are three very good reasons to choose Diamonds by Design when you are looking for a piece of jewellery for yourself or as a gift. Whether you would like to have a new piece of jewellery professionally designed or an old one expertly repaired, whether you … Continue reading What lifts Diamonds by Design above other jewellery designers?
Latest Gemstone Trends 2018 Australia There used to be a time when trends started slowly and would take months to hit a peak before slowing fading out over many more months. Now there’s social media and instant everything, so that some trends start, peak and die off before you’ve even had a chance to notice … Continue reading Latest trends in stones and settings
Best Jewellery Designs in Sydney for 2017! If one word could sum up the best jewellery designs of 2017, it would be ‘vintage’. What was old is new again! This doesn’t mean that people raided their grandmother’s collection in droves, but a lot of new pieces have been made with that old flair. While the … Continue reading Most inspired designs of 2017
Dreamtime Diamond Jewellery in Sydney It would be remiss of any Australian jeweller using Australian stones not to give thanks to the traditional owners of the land. The Aboriginal and Torre Strait Islander people were the first on this continent, and their tales of the Dreamtime have inspired many generations. This poetic inspiration has resulted … Continue reading Australian Dreamtime Inspired Jewellery
Sydney Functional Jewellery – Wearable Gadgets That Add Style! Jewellery has always been worn to make a statement, to complement an outfit or for sentimental reasons. However, times have moved on, and the big new thing in the fashion world is functional jewellery. Functional jewellery began to feature heavily in fashion collections a few years ago. … Continue reading Functional Jewellery from Watches to USBs!
Light vs Heavy Jewellery There are two essential features that many jewellery buyers forget to take into account: versatility and lightness — and these two features are more important than you may think. Versatile budget-friendly jewellery can be worn with almost any outfit, which means you can justify spending more money on an extra special … Continue reading Light Jewellery for all occasions
Australia Jewellery Designers – Latest Fashion Trends! Australia has a thriving creative scene. Jewellery designers like Samantha Wills are well known around the world, and independent designers are using social media to establish themselves and build up an audience. The one thing that connects both established jewellers and up-and-coming independent designers is their ability to design … Continue reading The Latest in Australian High Fashion Jewellery
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!