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!
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