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Charity auction at IJL raises more than GBP3,200

Industry snaps up jewels, with BJA charm bracelet selling for GBP910. More than £3,000 was raised for Breast Cancer Care at the International Jewellery London and British Jewellers’ Association’s charity jewellery auction, hosted at last night’s late-night shopping evening at IJL. The event brought together 12 lots from a variety of designers and brands, including

60ct aquamarine raffled for prisoners charity

Gem dealer donates GBP40,000 stone to raise funds for Fine Cell Work. A 60-carat Mozambican aquamarine worth £40,000 has been donated to prison charity Fine Cell Work for inclusion in its raffle. Profits from the sale of 1,000 raffle tickets will assist the charity in its bid to rehabilitate imprisoned offenders through teaching craft, art

Bidding commences for IJL’s charity auction

New show facet kicks off with silent auction hosted online. International Jewellery London (IJL) has kicked off online bidding for jewellery designs that will be sold as part of a charity auction in aid of Breast Cancer Care, set to be hosted at its late night shopping evening on August 31. Bidding has launched online

BJA calls for charity charm competition entries

Breast Cancer Care to benefit from BJA and IJL bracelet auction. The British Jewellers’ Association (BJA) has teamed with Birmingham manufacturer Hockley Mint, BJA national committee member Sarah Jordan, high-profile designers and International Jewellery London’s (IJL) late night shopping event, to auction off a unique charm bracelet to benefit Breast Cancer Care. Shaun Leane, Tomasz

FACET raises more than £100k for African children

Graff’s charity hosts art auction and benefit at Stellenbosch estate. Laurence Graff’s FACET (For Africa’s Children Every Time) Foundation has raised more than £110,000 for disadvantaged children in South Africa through a recent art auction at the Delaire Graff Estate in Stellenbosch. The auction featured donated works of 15 South African artists, raising funds to

Joanna Lumley supports auction of £500k necklace

Born Free Foundation unveils diamond-encrusted Shere Khan necklace. Actress Joanna Lumley has shown support for the Born Free Foundation by modelling a unique diamond necklace which will be sold at auction to raise funds for the wildlife charity. The solid gold piece, which has been titled the Shere Khan Necklace, will be auctioned by the

Blacklock works with Mcmillan Cancer Support

Jeweller celebrates first birthday whilst raising money for charity Fine English jeweller, Blackock Jewellery, is holding an online closed tender auction where people will be able to bid a designated price for a special piece of Blacklock Jewellery. The auction, named The Blacklock Tender Christmas 2010 will celebrate the brand’s first anniversary since re-launch last