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In the news; $50 million for a pink diamond, are we crazy?

By Esther Ligthart on Monday, 19 November 2018, in News

The Winston Pink Legacy sold for $50.375.000 at Christie's.

In the news; $50 million for a pink diamond, are we crazy?

The Winston Pink Legacy has been acquired by Harry Winston for $50.000.000,- A record-breaking price for a diamond, once again. Why are we so fond of diamonds and records? And are we crazy to spend this much on a stone?

Warning: 1 in 5 pieces of fashion jewelry may be damaging your health!

By Esther Ligthart on Thursday, 25 May 2017, in News

Warning: 1 in 5 pieces of fashion jewelry may be damaging your health!

It is not the kind of message we love to share. We always think of companies taking their responsibilities and do no harm, but unfortunately, this is not the case. One in five pieces of tested fashion jewelry, in the Netherlands, has proven to contain a high to dangerously high amount of cadmium, lead or nickel. We have all the facts.

An amazing jewelry contest: *The Xifu International gold wedding jewellery design competition*

By Esther Ligthart on Wednesday, 29 March 2017, in Designers, News

An amazing jewelry contest: *The Xifu International gold wedding jewellery design competition*

The Xifu International Gold Wedding jewellery Design Competition 2017 is a very prestigious jewelry competition. This biennial competition has the intention to encourage designers to think about the subject of marriage or better the festivity at the very beginning of a marriage: the wedding.

Smuggling a 1000 diamonds in your shoes...

By Esther Ligthart on Tuesday, 21 March 2017, in News

Smuggling a 1000 diamonds in your shoes...

Whether he was trying to make an extra buck, or did these operations on a more regular basis, we don't know yet. But a young guy was caught on the 13th of March with a 1000 diamonds, weighing 212,9 carat, in his shoes.

 

Largest pearl ever found!

By Esther Ligthart on Wednesday, 24 August 2016, in News, Stories

Largest pearl ever found!

Wow, this is an amazing find! The largest pearl ever found, easily crushes any previous record!


Candy Crush meets fashion

By Esther Ligthart on Wednesday, 22 October 2014, in News

Candy Crush meets fashion

Candy Crush has been downloaded more than 500 million times, according to Businessweek in February this year. It is the most played game ever. And now Candy Crush met up with fashion forward Zara Terez.

News from Carrera Y Carrera: Love and more Love

By Esther Ligthart on Tuesday, 07 October 2014, in News

News from Carrera Y Carrera: Love and more Love

Carrera Y Carrera brought a new collection on the market. And it's all about love. Love in letters...love in classical symbols. Check it as you might just discover the perfect (Christmas) gift!

Tiffany increases profit growth by 50% in the first quarter of 2014

By Esther Ligthart on Thursday, 22 May 2014, in News

Tiffany increases profit growth by 50% in the first quarter of 2014

Tiffany & Co have reported a 50% profit growth in the first quarter of 2014. The company earned $126 million in these three months. Global net sales grew 13% to $ 1 billion.

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