Why black and white jewellery will always be a classic

Each month our Watch and Jewellery writer glances through all the glossy online magazines to see what’s hot and what’s not on the trend pages. Fortunately, she also gets to see the international trends and share her insights with our…

Introducing the Imperial Class Fabergé Game of Thrones Egg

Fabergé is hatching a new surprise collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to commemorate the extraordinary story of HBO’s award-winning television series, Game of Thrones, fusing their superior craftsmanship and artistic ingenuity with one of the 21st century’s most iconic…

Luxury brands are turning to Africa

Despite high inequality, South Africa has long been considered a bastion of wealth in Africa. Luxury brands see it as an established market for high-end goods. As wealth outside of South Africa grows, fashion houses and other luxury producers are…

Key questions to ask when investing in “ready to wear” diamonds

There are no peak seasons for when you should start collecting diamonds and reevaluate how you generate wealth and savings. Why not invest in one of nature’s rarities which will not only go up in value but they can be…

8 reasons to own a natural coloured diamond

Natural coloured diamonds are valued around the world for their beauty and rich history, interwoven into cultures for thousands of years. Diamond and jewellery authority, Neil Duttson, weighs in on why owning a natural coloured diamond is an investment worth…

The making of Backes & Strauss Queen of Hearts collection

Whether it’s to celebrate a milestone or to make a watch that emulates individuality, Backes & Strauss gives us a sneak peek of what goes into making a unique Queen of Hearts masterpiece.  The interlocking hearts on the dial further…

ULYSSE NARDIN’S LADY DIVER TIMEPIECES

The timepieces from the Ulysse Nardin Lady Diver Collection is a combination of fine jewelry watches and reliable diving instruments. A favorite among women who demand exquisite style and superb performance. The pieces create embody the spirit of innovation, quest…

RALPH LAUREN INTRODUCES WOMEN’S RL888 TIMEPIECE COLLECTION

For 2016, Ralph Lauren introduces the new RL888 timepiece collection, featuring an elegantly chic and modern round case. Ralph Lauren’s first round watch designed exclusively for women, the RL888 collection is named in honor of the women’s flagship store at…

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…

A closer look at some of the continent’s biggest and best diamonds

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 largest and most radiant precious gems ever found. #1. THE CULLINAN The Cullinan diamond…