The indigenous designer who is set to rock New York Fashion Week

In Aldama, Chiapas, a region of Mexico marked by economic and gender inequality, men work in the fields while women weave, according to ancient customs. However, for Alberto López Gómez, 31, born into a Tzotzil family, it was clear from childhood that he wanted to be a weaver. “A young man who is working at a loom … Read more The indigenous designer who is set to rock New York Fashion Week

Largest Set of Chameleon Diamonds Leads Bonhams Jewellery Sale in Hong Kong

3 The most important set of Chameleon diamonds ever to be presented at auction leads the forthcoming Rare Jewels and Jadeite sale at Bonhams Hong Kong on 25 November. The exquisite diamond necklace features nine Chameleon diamonds weighing 13.87-carats total and is expected to fetch between HK$1,600,000 and HK$3,000,000. “Chameleon diamonds are amongst the rarest … Read more Largest Set of Chameleon Diamonds Leads Bonhams Jewellery Sale in Hong Kong

GJEPC working with DMCC to set up delivery standards for gold, diamond trade: Official

India’s gems and jewellery export promotion council is working with the Dubai multi commodities centre to set up goods delivery standards for gold and diamond trade, a senior industry official said here today. The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) is the apex body of the gems and jewellery industry, set up by the … Read more GJEPC working with DMCC to set up delivery standards for gold, diamond trade: Official

This rare pink coloured diamond is set to be auctioned for $42 million in Hong Kong

As incredible auctions go, this one is right up on the list. A 14.93-carat pink gemstone forms the centre-piece of the diamond-studded ring. A Christie’s spokesman said it was one of the most important pink diamonds ever to be sold because of its colour and clarity. “The rarity of pink diamond makes it so valuable,” Fung Chiang … Read more This rare pink coloured diamond is set to be auctioned for $42 million in Hong Kong