Tag Archives: rubies

Coloured gemstones shine for Leibish&Co

Online jewellery retailer Leibish&Co has put the spotlight on colourful engagement rings this season. Consumer passion for coloured gemstones has completely revolutionised the jewellery industry in the past few years, turning once achromatic window displays into riots of colour. This demand for coloured stones has been strong in the bridal market too, with a significant

Fabergé shines spotlight on coloured gemstone engagement rings

Luxury jewellery house Fabergé has put the spotlight on colour for its latest jewellery collection and campaign. For Fabergé’s new range of engagement rings emeralds, rubies and sapphires – the classic and legendary gemstone trinity – take the place of diamonds in a colourful renaissance of the age-old commitment to enduring love. To coincide with

Gemfields unveils ‘Ruby Inspired Stories’ films

Leading supplier of responsibly sourced coloured gemstones, Gemfields, has unveiled ‘Ruby Inspired Stories’, a triptych of films featuring up-and-coming global female talent, each exploring the hidden meaning behind these captivating gemstones. A long-established part of myth and tradition, and true to Gemfields’ core belief that there is ‘A Story in Every Gemstone’, rubies are said

John Pye Luxury Assets to hold first precious gemstone tender auction

In response to growing market demand John Pye Luxury Assets will be holding its first tender auction of precious gemstones, with lots ending at 3pm BST on Thursday June 16. The market for coloured gemstones has been growing steadily over the past few years, and this tender auction offers gemstone jewellery designers, retailers and investors

Dior celebrates London flagship with limited edition jewels

To mark the opening of Dior’s London flagship store on New Bond Street, the Parisian brand has launched a limited collection of high jewellery pieces. The selection of jewellery and watches draw on the colour associations of the British flag, creating a signature for the offering of uniquely-hued models. For the jewellery pieces, rubies and sapphires

Steffans celebrates ruby anniversary with limited edition jewels

Branded jewellery and watch retailer Steffans will be celebrating its 40th anniversary this year with limited edition ruby jewellery pieces. The Northampton-based store is working with a number of brands and friends to create a series of exclusive items to commemorate the year. The celebrations will start in May, with Steffans releasing a special ruby

Bonhams’ London Fine Jewellery sale sets three new world records

Bonhams’ London Fine Jewellery sale on Saturday December 5 set three new auction world records. Jewellery from celebrated designers including Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels, along with a pair of exceptional Kashmir sapphires belonging to a European Princess, went under the hammer. Bidders in the saleroom, online and on the telephones, competed for the

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Luxury Jewellery PJCOTY 2015, Bee Goddess for Feather

Turkish jewellery designer Ece Sirin has been causing quite a stir among well-heeled shoppers with her luxury jewellery brand Bee Goddess. The brand has stockists in Italy, South Korea, Dubai and the US, as well as Turkey, where it has three own-brand stores. In London, it calls Fenwick, Harrods and The Talisman Gallery at Harvey