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My Chain by Chanel.

COLLECTION: Chanel reinterprets its iconic 2.55 handbag

COLLECTION: Chanel reinterprets its iconic 2.55 handbag

Luxury house Chanel has reinterpreted the chain of the iconic 2.55 handbag and the octagonal shape of Place Vendome in its latest collection of fine jewellery. The renowned yellow-gold chain imbues the new Gallery collection with a rigorous geometric structure, whether in a simplified form or as interlacing links. Adorned with diamonds, the Gallery range

Thomas Sabo presents Dragon Nights.

Thomas Sabo unveils high-end dragon-inspired range

Fashion jewellery brand Thomas Sabo has unveiled its latest collection of jewellery – Dragon Nights. The new high-end collection nods to the evolution of the Thomas Sabo customer, who is now investing in more sophisticated pieces. As such, Dragon Nights covers a higher variety of price points, including a Chinese dragon pendant which retails at


Neil & Barker highlights luxury offering at VIP event

Neil & Barker is well known for its branded stock in Cheshire, so the jeweller decided to promote its fine jewellery offering with a VIP event. The award-winning independent jeweller held an exclusive party to showcase its finest diamonds, pearl and gemstone pieces, alongside luxury watches. Neil & Barker decided on an exclusive list of suppliers


Shamballa Jewels makes New York debut with flagship store launch

Shamballa Jewels, creators of the iconic bead bracelet design, has touched down in New York with its flagship store. Fine jewellery brand’s new retail outlet in Soho New York is Shamballa’s first on foreign soil. Last month, Shamballa Jewels’ new flagship store was officially opened by HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, who cut the

Tiffany & Co unveils first campaign with new chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff.

Tiffany & Co harnesses signature colour to drive traffic online

Iconic jewellery brand Tiffany & Co harnesses the power of its signature colour to drive traffic online. While other brands have colours associated with them, none have got a signature colour quite as impactful as Tiffany & Co’s hue. The trademark colour is instantly recognisable, with one marketing expert claiming: “Most brands would kill for


Two weeks to nominate for Collections of the Year 2017

The UK jewellery industry has two weeks left to nominate for the Collections of the Year 2017, which recognises the best-selling ranges in the UK from the past 12 months. Nominations have already been flooding in with retailers, brands and designers telling Professional Jeweller which collections they feel need to be recognised in the second annual Collections


Astra opens 80 accounts in the UK & Ireland

New Zealand jewellery brand Astra has reported phenomenal success since its official launch in the UK and Ireland this autumn, opening a grand total of 80 accounts in just six weeks. After securing distribution with Jos Von Arx (Ltd), Astra launched at the Company of Master Jewellers Trade Event in August, before being showcased to

Men's promise

Will male promise rings dominate the market next year?

Online jewellery retailer Jewlr has witnesses a surge in couples buying men’s promise rings. The e-tailer says that as more women are taking the lead in relationships, they are buying their partners promise rings in record numbers, with Jewlr reporting a 210% increase year on year. In the the UK specifically, men’s promises ring sales