2023 Rewind: Recapping the Year Gone By

Dec 15, 2023

2023 Rewind: Recapping the Year Gone By

The National Jeweler editors look back on the year in jewelry and share their predictions for 2024.

The holiday season is in full swing and a new year is approaching.

In the latest episode of “My Next Question,” a co-branded webinar series hosted by National Jeweler and Jewelers of America, the National Jeweler editorial team took a look back at 2023.

Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff and associate editors Lenore Fedow and Lauren McLemore discussed their favorite stories of the year, the best work trips they took, and the biggest news on their beats, including the diamond market, retail, and colored gemstones.

The editors also shared their jewelry predictions for 2024.

Watch the full discussion in the video above and find the editors’ picks for the top stories of 2023 below.

“My Next Question” will return in 2024 with new episodes.

Michelle Graff’s Top Stories

State of the Diamond Industry: AI and the Future of Diamond Grading

Retailer Hall of Fame 2023: Stan and Ingrid Razny

How Jewelers Can Make the Most of ChatGPT

State of Retail: Why Jewelers Need to Invest in Cybersecurity Now

The Gemstone World Is In Its Unique Cut Era

From Mine to Met: Event Co-Chair Gives Platform to Responsibly Sourced Gold

At the Met Gala, Dua Lipa’s 200+ Carats of Diamonds Stole the Show

Lenore Fedow's Top Stories

Retailer Hall of Fame: What Luxury Loses by Shunning Plus-Size Shoppers

New Play Tells Story of Pittsburgh Jeweler Who Survived the Holocaust

Audrey Hepburn’s ‘Roman Holiday’ Necklace Heads To Auction

Audrey Hepburn’s ‘Roman Holiday’ Choker Pulled From Auction

Lauren McLemore’s Top Stories

The First LVMH Lab-Grown Diamond High Jewelry Is Here

Lightbox Is Now Selling Engagement Rings, and Nobody Should Be Surprised

Meet the Brand Making Lab-Grown Diamonds Cool

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