Yoko London – the pearl jeweller Michelle Obama is crazy about

Hidden in the heart of Knightsbridge, on the quiet alleyway between the luxurious Bulgari Hotel and the famous Buddha Bar, Yoko London is a pearl lover’s gem. Lux Afrique had the pleasure of meeting one of its owners Mandy Namdar, an…

10 DAZZLING AFRICAN DIAMONDS – PART 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our list of precious African Gems, we continue to look into the continent most dazzling diamonds. #6. PREMIER ROSE Found in the late 70s in De Beers’ Premier Mine in South Africa, the Premier Rose is…

10 DAZZLING AFRICAN DIAMONDS – PART 1

From the 3,000-carat Cullinan Diamond in South Africa, to Tanzania’s rare Queen of Kilimanjaro tanzanite stone –Africa is known to be home to some of the of the largest and most radiant precious gems ever found. We take a closer…

SOTHEBY’S JEWELLERY AUCTION MAGNIFICENT JEWELS & JADEITE: HONG KONG APRIL 2016

Sotheby’s is an innovative global art business serving the most discerning clients. The company has been operating since 1744 and offers clients a range of extraordinary opportunity. The company provides clients with a transacting to private gallery sales, local wines,…

TIFFANY DEBUTS 2016 BLUE BOOK COLLECTION AT NEW YORK GALA

Tiffany held a Gala to celebrates more than two hundred breathtaking pieces of high jewellery, read their press release below. NEW YORK, NY (April 15, 2016) — Tiffany & Co. tonight hosted a gala celebrating the debut of its 2016…

BASELWORLD 2016: INTERVIEW WITH GARRARD + UNVEILS NEW JEWELLERY COLLECTION

The very regal British Jewellery House of Garrard are at Baselworld 2016 unveiling their new collection exclusively to Lux Afrique. We spoke to Garrard’s Marketing & Branding Director, Mia Grewal about their new unveilings, which you can watch below.

GEMFIELD’S MOZAMBIQUE RUBIES

The beguiled ruby stone has always been regarded with regal quality; they have been embraced by varied cultures throughout the ages and hold spiritual value for many. “As Western Empires rose to power, rubies became the favoured gemstone of European…

BLING UP YOUR MONDAY WITH CARTIER

It’s Bling Up Monday and diamonds are indeed a girl’s best friends, especially on a dreary Monday morning like this one. Thankfully Cartier is at hand to brighten things up for us. Cartier has just released their Diamond Collection for…