Watch: Vegas Rewind 2023
Watch: Vegas Rewind 2023
National Jeweler’s editors recount the conversations, collections and current trends that stood out at jewelry market week.
On June 13, National Jeweler editors Michelle Graff, Ashley Davis, Lenore Fedow and Lauren McLemore got together to discuss the mood at the shows, the best collections they saw, and the trends they spotted, in both fashion and bridal jewelry.
McLemore, who joined the National Jeweler team in April and is covering the colored gemstone market, shared her perspective attending the show as an editor for the first time, while Davis dished on her favorite Couture appointment.
Fedow shared her thoughts on the Las Vegas Antique Jewelry & Watch show’s return to the Wynn and Graff talked about one of the most-talked-about topics at the show, lab-grown diamonds.
Watch the full episode above or on the National Jeweler YouTube channel.
“My Next Question” will return June 27 at 2 p.m. Eastern with an episode featuring Jewelers of America President and CEO David Bonaparte, JA’s Director of Public Affairs and Education Susan Posnock and Fedow.
They will discuss the current legislative issues facing the industry as well as JA’s annual trip to Washington, D.C. to meet with lawmakers, which is slated for September.
For more information or to register, click here.
After the June 27 episode, “My Next Question” will take a summer hiatus but return with all-new guests and topics in September.
Without the ability to instill confidence within the industry and directly to the consumer, a diamond holds very little value.
The wedding band company is also accusing its former customer of removing watermarks from Lashbrook images for its own use.
It provides a timeline for the implementation of new restrictions, but no details.
With holiday proposals right around the corner, encourage your customers to go for platinum when making the big purchase.
Sherry Smith breaks down the numbers on jewelry sales in November and reveals the category that “emerged as a standout.”
Additional lots will be offered in the Fine Jewels online sale through Dec. 7.
Peter Damian Arguello, the owner of Peter Damian Fine Jewelry & Antiques, was shot and killed in an apparent robbery last week.
The Indian jewelry giant has opened locations in Houston and Frisco, Texas.
Each student was provided with the full amount of tuition for the Namibia University of Science & Technology.
The watch seller’s new index tracks sales data from 14 brands, including Rolex and Patek Philippe.
The lab-grown diamond brand also collaborated with the website The Future Rocks on a collection launching today.
It’s the hero piece of the newest "Green Jewel" collection, a collaborative offering from the two mines.
Chris Cramer, who also spent time at Gen Z intimates brand Parade, will take on the dual role.
The retail offering lets customers track their diamond’s journey.