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What It’s Like to Cut the World’s Most Expensive Diamond

By   /  January 27, 2016  /  High End Pawn, Home, International Pawnbrokers, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article from jckonline.com In November, Sotheby’s sold the Blue Moon, the 12.03 ct. internally flawless vivid blue cushion cut, for $48.5 million, setting a world record for a diamond at auction. Before that, however, the stone, discovered at the Cullinan mine in South Africa, was a 29.62 ct. piece of rough, which was purchased by Cora International for $25.6 [...]

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$5 Million of Colored Diamonds Launched Under PinkCoin, World’s First Diamond Backed Crypto Currency

By   /  January 25, 2016  /  Collateral Loan, Gold Price, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article found on nasdaq.com Precious Investments Inc. (Pink Sheets:PNIK) announced today that their wholly owned subsidiary, BitGems Asset Management, LTD (BVI), has successfully launched the crowdsale sale of 5 Million PinkCoins at US$1 per coin backed by a portfolio of US$5 Million of colored diamonds. PinkCoins are now available at the virtual currency exchange http://www.coinsquare.io/, [...]

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Wallace Chan Creates Magnificent Necklace From 507-Carat Diamond

By   /  January 22, 2016  /  Home, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article from forbes.com Hong Kong-based jewelry retailer, Chow Tai Fook, unveiled “A Heritage in Bloom” Thursday by world-renowned jewelry artist Wallace Chan. The piece was created with 24 D-color internally flawless diamonds cut from the Cullinan Heritage, an exceptionally rare 507.55 carat Type IIa rough diamond (Type IIA means almost or entirely devoid of [...]

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Tiffany & Co. Marks 130th Anniversary of Classic Setting With Campaign

By   /  January 20, 2016  /  High End Pawn, Home, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article from wwd.com Tiffany ad campaign. Courtesy Photo Tiffany & Co. is commemorating the 130th anniversary of its classic solitaireengagement “Tiffany” ring setting with an ad campaign that breaks from its aesthetic norm. For the first time, the American jeweler will feature photographs of its artisans, rather than models or personalities, in a campaign. The featured artisans cut, [...]

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$1 Millon “Esperanza Diamond” Up For Auction after US Tour

By   /  January 7, 2016  /  Collectibles, Featured Press, High End Pawn, Home, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article from pursuitist.com The spectacular 4.6 carat Esperanza Diamond – the most valuable diamond ever discovered in the U.S. – is now touring the United States and will be on display at Black, Starr & Frostsalons in Newport Beach and Phoenix this month. As part of the three-month tour, the glistening colorless diamond will be [...]

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Audemars Piguet Unveil Millenary Watch Anniversary Edition

By   /  January 7, 2016  /  Collectibles, Jewelry, Luxury Watches, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article from superyachts.com   Audemars Piguet Unveil Millenary Watch Anniversary Edition Swiss brand Audemars Piguet are marking the 20th anniversary of their Millenary watch by launching an updated version of the iconic piece.Featuring a new 5201 hand-wound Manufacture movement, created specially to fit the elegant oval shape of the watch case, the Millenary 2015 [...]

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The Stories Behind the Biggest Jewelry Sales of 2015

By   /  December 30, 2015  /  High End Pawn, Home, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article from bloomberg.com Now is the time to own (and sell) colored gemstones. Blue sapphires, striking red rubies, and pink diamonds made up 9 of the top 10 jewels sold at auction in 2015. Pink diamonds, in fact, accounted for a solid half of those sales. The only clear diamond to make it on the list? A 100-carat, emerald-cut stone [...]

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Cartier’s New Étourdissant Collection Gives Historic High Jewelry a Modern Polish

By   /  December 28, 2015  /  Collectibles, Featured Press, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

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Original article found on vogue.com With its lush landscape and sweeping coastline, the South of France has historically been ripe territory for creative inspiration—think: Picasso, Chagall, Matisse, to name just a few. It was also the starting point for Cartier’s latest high jewelry collection, Étourdissant. “It’s about capturing the spirit, aura, and charisma of the [...]

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Buccelatti’s Family Values

By   /  December 26, 2015  /  Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

Original article found on telegraph.co.uk As Milanese jeweller Buccellati approaches its 100th birthday, its founder’s great granddaughter Lucrezia becomes the latest member of the family – and first female designer – to join the firm. Segrinato, modellato, telato – to an ear unrehearsed in Italian, the words sound like they come from the worlds of [...]

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A Back-Side Story: The Backs of Oscar Heyman’s Fish Brooches

By   /  December 22, 2015  /  Collectibles, Jewelry, Pawn News  /  No Comments

Original article found on jckonline.com It’s not a side that many consumers think to look at when selecting a piece of jewelry, but the back of styles can be as telling as the front. Enter a pair of Oscar Heyman’s fish brooches, one circa 1950 and another made more recently. The backs are engraved in gold [...]

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