Jewellery body urges govt to reduce import duty on cut & polished diamonds

The Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) today said it has urged the government to reduce import duty on cut and polished diamonds announced recently. “We have urged the government to roll back import duty on cut & polished diamonds from 5 per cent to 2.5 per cent. We have also urged the government to review … Read more Jewellery body urges govt to reduce import duty on cut & polished diamonds

Fashion: Put it all on diamonds

From left: 18-carat white gold and diamond ring, £9,600, Chanel. White gold and diamond bracelet, £153,200, Van Cleef & Arpels. White gold and diamond ring, £34,700, Dior Joaillerie. White gold and diamond necklace, £66,600, Chaumet. Titanium, sapphire and diamond earrings, price on application, Adler. Muse morganite and 0.35-carat pave diamond earrings, £7,000, and snowflake 1.48-carat … Read more Fashion: Put it all on diamonds

Jewellery trends: Uncut diamonds, ruby necklaces

With loads of jewellery options available for a bride-to-be, it can get rather confusing to choose the best and trendy at the same time. Opt for multilayer necklaces and uncut diamond jewellery with rubies in it, experts suggest. Rahul Maheshwari, co-owner of brand Vishal Jewels and Sunil Nayak, CEO of brand Reliance Jewels, have listed … Read more Jewellery trends: Uncut diamonds, ruby necklaces

Everyday diamonds: the affordable jewellery you won’t need to save for a special occasion

Sadly, there’s very little that I have in common with the late Zsa Zsa Gabor, apart from a tendency to overuse the word “darling”. (Though perhaps she, too, had a terrible memory for names.) But there is one Gabor-ism that I’m keen to carry on – a proclivity for wearing diamonds every day. Complimented on … Read more Everyday diamonds: the affordable jewellery you won’t need to save for a special occasion