Month: August 2021

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Retail

Las Vegas Jewelry Week: Surefire Sellers Plucked from the Show Floor

Las Vegas Jewelry Week, the biggest annual buying event for jewelry, gems, and watches in the U.S., wrapped up its 2021 events...

Trends and Fashion

13 Reminders that Sapphire is a Many-Splendored Thing

It’s September’s birthstone, but most jewelry lovers happily claim an affinity for sapphire. After all, few things are as breathtaking as, say, the...

Good News

GIA is Investing in a Mercury-Free Mining Future

As both jewelry retailers and consumers rally for more transparency surrounding the environmental impact of the gold and gems they buy, the Gemological...

JM Intel

Everything You Need to Know About Anti-Money Laundering Laws

There’s lots to focus on when it comes to growing sales and keeping your jewelry business solvent and successful. And though increasing your...

Retail

Crafting Great Social Posts: Tips from Two Celebrated Indie Jewelers

Some fine jewelry stores make social media posting look easy—they seem to dash off posts that are pleasing to the eye, nudge customer...

Good News

Pyrrha’s Cool New Bracelet Supports LGBTQ Youth

Fine jewelry brand Pyrrha is famous for its sterling silver and gold talismans inspired by antique wax seals. But behind the scenes, the...

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JM Intel

Safety First: Valuable Security Tips for Jewelry Trade Shows

Las Vegas Jewelry Week kicks off today! And while having fun should be a priority, it’s also important to keep in mind that...

Trends and Fashion

Fantastic Plastics: Jewelry Crafted with Synthetics is Having a Moment

Consider Bakelite. Jewelry cast in the iconic synthetic resin, which was invented in 1907 by Belgian-born American chemist Leo Hendrik Baekeland, represented the...

Retail

5 Red-Hot Jewelry Trends to Shop for in Las Vegas 

It’s prime buying season in the jewelry industry—time to stock up on styles poised to move briskly this fall and throughout the holiday...

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Trends and Fashion

Not Your Mothers Rivière: Tennis Necklaces are Trending Big-Time

We first heard about a diamond tennis necklace trend this spring (the hot tip came from a jewelry buyer at New York’s Bergdorf...