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How to buy ‘conflict-free’ diamonds or avoid ‘blood diamonds’ when purchasing a diamond in Bangkok, Thailand?

An important issue which has been affecting the diamond trade (and many other commodities) since the beginning is how diamonds have contributed in funding conflicts like civil wars, genocide and terrorism.    1,318 more words

Bangkok

0.10ct Diamond Rositas and Vines Ring 12k White Gold

0.10ct Diamond Rositas and Vines Ring
12k White Gold (Philippines)


Seven diamond studs adorn this elegant creation, evoking a vintage feel perfect for everyday wear. 28 more words

Diamonds

THE HISTORY OF DIAMONDS:

The earliest diamonds were found in India in 4th century BC, although the youngest of these deposits were formed 900 million years ago. A majority of these early stones were transported along the network of trade routes that connected India and China, commonly known as the Silk Road. 326 more words

Engagement Rings

A sneak peek at our AW16 Press Day

Last week we were delighted to present our AW16 Collection to the press at the Jewellery Showroom in Charlotte Street.

We had a fabulous attendance and our guest enjoyed delicious brownie smoothies while contemplating our new collection.   16 more words

New Season

Boucheron Owner Kering Sees Luxury Sales Climb 3% in 1Q

RAPAPORT… Kering, the owner of high-end jewelry brands Boucheron and
Pomellato, reported luxury sales rose in the first quarter on a stronger retail
performance in Western Europe, Japan and emerging markets. 39 more words

Hong Kong’s 1Q Polished Diamond Imports Slump 13%

RAPAPORT… Hong Kong’s polished imports dived in the first quarter after
shipments from its key supplier markets – India, Israel and Belgium – slumped.
Imports of… 43 more words

U.S. Jewelry & Watch Sales +4% in March

RAPAPORT… U.S. jewelry and watch sales from all outlets climbed 4.2
percent year on year to an estimated $4.65 billion in March, according to
provisional data from the U.S. 41 more words