Tag Archives: Hong Kong

HOT 100 2015 BUSINESS BIG SHOTS: Scott Thompson

HOT 100 2015 BUSINESS BIG SHOTS: Scott Thompson

Business has been booming for luxury fashion jewellery brand Carat* this year, but it was the birth of his second daughter Phoebe that really put a smile on Scott Thompson’s face. Aside from his growing family, Scott has also been growing the celebrity fan base of Carat*, with pop stars Rita Ora, Ellie Goulding, Lily

New Hong Kong trade show set to launch in 2016

International Jewellery Event Limited has announced the launch of a new Hong Kong trade show. The International Gem & Jewellery Festival will be a joint partnership between three prominent Hong Kong-based trade associations: Hong Kong Gold & Silver Ornament Worker and Merchants General Union, Hong Kong Gemstone Manufacturers Associations and Hong Kong Pearl Association. The

Billionaire lifestyle of Hong Kong’s coloured diamonds collector

Hong Kong property tycoon, Joseph Lau, has snapped up two rare diamonds this week for his seven year old daughter, Josephine. Joseph Lau is now the proud owner of the record breaking auction jewel, the Blue Moon sold at Sotheby’s Geneva, and the 16.08ct fancy vivid pink diamond auctioned at Christie’s. The billionaire made his

Strong demand for blue fancy colour diamonds in Q3 2015

As the diamond industry gears up for the holiday season, fancy colour diamond prices are holding steady, according to the Fancy Color Diamond Index. The Fancy Color Diamond Index states prices of these diamonds remained stable during the third quarter of 2015, at a time when white diamond prices showed declines of 6-10%. The best performing

Christies to tour and auction 16.08ct fancy vivid pink diamond

Auction house Christie’s has announced it will be selling the largest cushion-shaped fancy vivid pink diamond ever to be auctioned in November. The 16.08 stone will be showcased around the world on an international tour which will begin in October. The tour will start in Hong Kong, continuing to New York and London prior to

Carat* London continues Asia expansion with new boutiques in Hong Kong and Shanghai

CARAT* London has announced the launch of two new boutiques at the luxury International Finance Centre Shopping Malls in Hong Kong and Shanghai. The new locations will showcase a refreshed CARAT* London store design in line with its dedication to ‘timeless glamour’. The brand currently has around 190 stockists in the UK, according to chief

IJL presents Pavilion picks for 2014

Areas dedicated to Portugal, Ireland and Hong Kong to draw crowds. International Jewellery London (IJL) is continuing to secure brands from around the world that will present their wares at the Olympia showcase in August 2014. This year’s Design Gallery will feature Icelandic brand Aurum Jewellery, which plans to launch 12 collections at IJL in

Lily & Lotty heads East to Hong Kong show

Brand taking part with IBB London and aims to push British roots. Silver and diamond jewellery brand Lily & Lotty is seeking to grow its international presence by taking part in the Hong Kong International Jewellery show in March. The brand, which offers gift-led products with price points below £100, expanded into the Australian market