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Earlier than we begin, I’d prefer to plug my current appearance on Paul Zimnisky’s podcast, the place we discuss lab-grown diamonds, synthetic intelligence, Russian diamonds, lab-grown greenwashing, feminine self-purchasing, and much more (although quite a lot of that is about lab-grown diamonds). On the podcast I additionally plug my third novel, which is popping out in September. (That is just the start of many, many plugs for it.)

This week: Regardless of Tiffany hype, Cartier nonetheless does extra U.S. enterprise. All of the bling on the coronation. And jewellery to unblock your chakras. All beneath.


Jewellery gross sales decline in April, lab-grown sales growth decelerates

– Impartial jewelers’ gross sales have surprisingly held up, panel says

– Polished-diamond prices decline


WSJ: Cartier does extra U.S. enterprise than Tiffany

– Richemont posts record sales


Sensible Earth sees gross sales, profits decline

– First-quarter outcomes name transcript

– Earnings high estimates


Spacecode can inform the place your diamond’s from (possibly)

– GIA appears to be like at diamond origin determination


Everledger enters administration in Australia

– U.Okay. department winding up


Sarine completes buy of GCAL


How ChatGPT may help jewelers with their enterprise


Zvi Yehuda, prolific trade inventor, dies


Stanley Zale leaves Stuller


Moral Metalsmiths names Christina Malle president


Movado declares new HR executive


Anders Romberg returns as Watches of Switzerland chief financial officer


Walmart promotes firm veteran to chief merchandising officer


David Gotlib reelected chairman of Antwerp Beurs Voor Diamanthandel


Omogolo Bonjo Mathumo named HB Botswana communications director


Phillips appoints Benoît Repellin worldwide head of knickknack


Regardless of controversy, Christie’s jewellery public sale units document

– Diamond group requested Christie’s to halt sale

– Artnet has the play-by-play


The inverse correlation between provide and costs for luxury watches


Botswana “has at all times pushed a tough bargain with De Beers”

– Relationship is “too big to fail”


Rio Tinto marks 20 years of Diavik


DR Congo diamond mine collapse claims six lives


Surat artisans fear about livelihoods


Mehul Choksi wins Antiguan court ruling


Australian luxurious jeweler accused of faking robbery


EEOC sues LeachGarner for sex discrimination


Counterfeit Rolexes, jewellery found in Louisville


Detroit firm lifts girls out of poverty by reworking graffiti into jewelry


Black in Jewellery Collective to debut at JCK


The Tiffany Diamond has a new setting


The crowns and lack of tiaras at the coronation

– Have been the diamonds in Camilla’s crown “stolen”?

– Kate Middleton honors Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth with jewelry


Princess Diana’s personally designed jewellery suite may fetch $15 million


Scarlett Johansson understands the ability of feel-good jewelry


4 arrested for allegedly stealing jewellery from Astros star Jose Altuve’s home


Rising gold costs imply ridiculed South Korean statue draws more interest


SRK’s Govind Dholakia writes autobiography


Jewellery to unblock your chakras


Media Watch

Financial Times, CNBC, and Axios on Russian diamonds

FT profiles Diamond Standard

HuffPost on pure versus lab-grown diamonds


From the Weblog

Spacecode Can Inform The place Your Diamond’s From (Possibly)


From the Podcast

The Jewellery District, Episode 95: Visitor Lawrence Hess


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