Watch: Jewelry Expert Joanna Hardy Talks All Things ‘Sapphire’

Dec 10, 2021

Watch: Jewelry Expert Joanna Hardy Talks All Things ‘Sapphire’

The author delves into the final book in her gemstone trilogy, “Sapphire.”

Fine jewelry specialist Joanna Hardy, in partnership with Thames & Hudson, just debuted the final book in her gemstone trilogy, “Sapphire.”

The book delves into the history of sapphires and their cultural significance.

Hardy details the sapphire jewelry found in royal collections and highlights pieces from contemporary jewels as well.

Senior Editor, Fashion Ashley Davis sat down with the author during her latest webinar to discuss Hardy’s new book and the spectacular jewels it features.

Watch the full session above, and join us again for “My Next Question” on Tuesday, Dec. 14 at 2 p.m. EST.

All four of the National Jeweler editors will come together to recap the headlines, events, and trends that shaped the year in jewelry.

Register at NationalJeweler.com/webinars.

 Related stories will be right here … 

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