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British jewellery label ramps up European export orders

British jewellery label ramps up European export orders

Derby-based jewellery manufacturer Anchor & Crew is seeing its European expansion gather momentum. In the past month the jeweller has entered seven leading French websites, including BrandAlley, La Redoute, Shopcade and Faubourg des Createurs and has been stocked by the fashion expert smartphone apps Teeps and Mallzee. Anchor & Crew has also attracted the attention


Leatherman introduces world’s first wearable multi-tool bracelet to jewellery sector

Company dubs Tread “the perfect gift” in the run-up to wedding season as it enters the jewellery sector. Oregon-based multi-tool company Leatherman is now pitching the world’s first wearable multi-tool, the Tread Metric, to the jewellery industry and is promoting the wristwear as “the perfect gift” for weddings. While the company is based in America,


Jewellery boutiques installed on superyachts for billionaires

International diamond brand Samer Halimeh New York has partnered with SSH Maritime, a leading yacht company, to launch its series of summer diamond boutiques on the superyachts. The jewellery-superyacht collaborations is being undertaken on four of the SSH Maritime super yachts – Chakra, Serenity, Grand Ocean and Omega. Millionaire and billionaire clients typically charter one

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Satellite success sees Andrew Geoghegan launch another collection

Jeweller Andrew Geoghegan has launched the Satellite Diamond Vintage, an outstanding and unique design created with fancy cuts that builds of its earlier collection Satellite Diamond. The Satellite Diamond Vintage, crafted with a “scintillation of the stones” is Andrew Geoghegan’s signature piece, showing an “instinct and intuition” for working with this most stunning of stones,

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David Gilbert Jewellery scoops two local awards

Family-owned precious metal jewellers David Gilbert Jewellery has been named as the winner of two Menter Aberystwyth First Awards. The retailer entered the local awards to promote its business and has since been presented with Menter Aberystwyth Twin Award Winner (June 2017) and Outstanding Customer Service and Satisfaction & Wedding Bells ‘Making it their Best


Harry Winston’s emerald bid clinches jewellery auction record

The international auction house Christie’s made a record sale with the Rockerfeller Emerald to Harry Winston in New York at the Magnificent Jewels on June 20. The top lot was sold to jeweller Harry Winston. Harry Winston chief financial officer Robert Scott was bidding in Christie’s Rockefeller Plaza saleroom with instructions from Harry Winston chief


Theo Fennell rescued from administration by MBO

Theo Fennell has completed a management buy-out of his eponymous jewellery business after securing the backing of private equity investors. The jeweller has cut a deal with Enact, the SME investor managed by Leeds-based private equity outfit Endless, that will allow the business to continue trading. Theo Fennell had been in the middle of a

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T H March director retires after 41-year career

Personal lines director John Watson has retired from TH March following 41-years industry experience and 35-years service to TH March. Throughout his career at TH March Watson has worked with the jewellery trade and negotiated with selected insurers. He was part of the development of March Insurance Solutions and THM’s branded products for the retail


Swarovski and Central Saint Martins crown design project champion

Jeweller Swarovski and University of the Arts constituent Central Saint Martins have revealed Kristina Ferenchuk as the winner of the 2017 Jewelery Design compeititon. The annual award, which has now been presented 16 times, encourages CSM 3rd year BA Jewelry Design students to “push the boundaries of creativity and innovation with crystal in jewellery design.”

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Student’s designs land industry Fairtrade award

University of Dundee jewellery and metal design student Angela Gillies has been presented with the 2017 Ingle & Rhode Fairtrade Gold Design Award. Gillies’ award-winning piece Nestled, made in Fairtrade 18ct white gold and set with a 0.5ct round brilliant cut Canadian diamond, was cast and taken to the London Assay Office to be hallmarked