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Your Guide To Holiday Jewellery

Your Guide To Holiday Jewellery

“Jewellery is the most transformative thing you can wear” in the words of fashion icon, Iris Apfel and to the point it is. A neck piece or even a statement ring can easily give any outfit a new dimension. Being on holiday and having the […]

Spectacular Diamonds with a Dash of Colour

Spectacular Diamonds with a Dash of Colour

Gaining a great deal of attention over the past week is the ever-popular Diamond a gem that has fought its way, evolving over the years becoming a near benchmark for brilliance. Thanks to the efforts of Sotheby’s, the auction house that announced the sale of the Pink Star, the world’s […]

A Gemmologist in Burma

A Gemmologist in Burma

Over the last few months, I visited the colourful country of Myanmar, once known to be Burma. A country filled with so much history from the plains of ancient Bagan to the beautiful hills of Kalaw and the vast expanse of  the Inle Lake, each […]

Magnificent Indian Diamonds

Magnificent Indian Diamonds

We all know India to be a country filled with arts, crafts, and colour and diamonds. And rightly so, it is a country that celebrates everything. With festivals to mark the change in weather, pompous celebrations to mark the the birth of a child or the […]

Yellow Diamonds : The #Truth Behind the Golden Hues

Yellow Diamonds : The #Truth Behind the Golden Hues

Through my blog, you probably have come to understand that, Diamonds, can come in a range of colours from reds, pinks and even blues hues. But when we speak of Yellow Diamonds, could the colour that drops the value of a white diamond dramatically increase the diamond […]

The Al-Thani Jewels

The Al-Thani Jewels

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York currently has on display Indian Jewels part of the private collection of Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah Al- Thani. The exhibition is on until the 25th of January 2015 and depicts Indian workmanship from the Mughal times. Jigha […]