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The best opal birthstone jewellery for October

Lucky Librans get to celebrate their birth month with dazzling, dramatic opals. Here, we round up the best opal jewellery worth dreaming about this October

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Sotheby's Brilliant & Black jewellery exhibition reviewed

Sotheby's' second exhibition dedicated to Black jewellery designers curated by Melanie Grant has opened in London and is set to run throughout Black History Month

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Mirror, mirror: fine jewellery captured

Rare jewels shine bright like never before in our guide to the most show-stopping fine jewellery of the year. From Bulgari to Chanel, witness their brilliance as they glimmer in precious metals and diamonds

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The most unique high jewellery treasures in pictures

The most unusual and exceptional high jewellery pieces photographed exclusively for Something About Rocks. Rare creations captured by Lucy Sparks are a study of show-stopping beauty. Featured are rare jewels from Cartier, Boghossian, Dior and Chaumet

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Minka introduces Dancing Turtle Collection to help Marine Conservation Society

The British fine jewellery brand Minka reveals a collection of necklaces featuring hand-made gold turtles on a variety of chains, the Turtle Collection, supporting the Marine Conservation Society

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Francesca Amfitheatrof discusses Spirit, her new high jewellery collection for Louis Vuitton

Francesca Amfitheatrof unveils her latest high jewellery offering for Louis Vuitton, titled Spirit. The Maison’s largest to date, the collection reimagines the beauty of fantasy creatures for the modern woman. Rocks captures showcases new collection in a series of exclusive pictures

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Fabergé unveils a Game of Thrones egg

Three years in the making, Fabergé and Game of Thrones have come up with a very special egg design - and its new owner couldn't be more thrilled. Discover all about the fantastical design from those who made it in conversation with Something About Rocks

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Smiling Rocks debuts lab-grown high jewellery

Much to the excitement of their devoted clientele, New York jeweller Smiling Rocks has unveiled their first high jewellery collection, showcasing the unique beauty of lab-grown diamonds

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Q&A interview with bridal jeweller Rachel Boston on the brand's ten year anniversary

Bridal jewellery designer Rachel Boston celebrates ten years of jewellery making with her latest collection, a gorgeous collection of alternative and edgy rings that pay homage to Art Deco and the future of the brand

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Beth Bernstein's modern guide to antique jewellery

Author Beth Bernstein's new book The Modern Guide to Antique Jewellery explores the ever-evolving trend towards symbolic jewels, one-of-a-kind pieces and those with a storied past and here she talks us through it

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Fendi debuts its high jewellery collection

Delfina Delettrez Fendi reimagines the FF monogram in a cascade of white and yellow diamonds for Fendi’s debut foray into high jewellery

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Interview with Couture show debutants Gemella founders Anna and Rachel Aschendorf

Anna and Rachel Aschendorf are third generation jewellers with an eye for jewellery that looks like it's been plucked from your mother's wardrobe and specialise in Sweetheart-shaped designs

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Interview with LA jewellery designer Katkim's Katherine Kim

Katherine Kim's LA-based jewellery brand specialises in sustainable designs with unexpected shapes and has been worn by the likes of Charlize Theron, Rihanna, Gemma Chan, Dua Lipa and Lady Gaga

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The best 2022 high jewellery trends from Paris couture

The 2022 couture presentations were back this season. We round up the best high jewellery trends spotted in Paris from brands Cartier, Chanel, Boucheron, Chaumet, Chopard, Piaget, Dior and De Beers, Messika and Van Cleef. As well as high jewellery presented at resort locations.

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Latest jewellery trends of 2022 chosen by the experts

When it comes to predicting jewellery trends, buyers are always at the forefront. Here, we ask Harrods, Farfetch, Matches Fashion and Browns for their views of what's trending in 2022

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Legends of Diamonds: Van Cleef & Arpels launches new high jewellery

Van Cleef & Arpels released its new high jewellery collection Legends of Diamonds at Couture Week 2022 and it was an ode to the venerable Parisian jeweller's long heritage

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How Dior's new high jewellery collection, Dior Print created a makeup look to match

Christian Dior's latest High Jewellery collection, Dior Print, was unveiled recently in Sicily alongside a bespoke makeup look designed by the house's Creative and Image Director for Dior Makeup, Peter Phillips

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Cartier launches new High Jewellery, Beautés du Monde in Madrid

Cartier's latest high jewellery collection is a sparkling tribute to the natural beauty of the world around us. The collection was launched in Madrid and utilises many of the house's signature codes

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Francesca Amfitheatrof on her Louis Vuitton Bravery II collection

In an exclusive interview with Francesca Amfitheatrof, the artistic director of Louis Vuitton jewellery and watches presents the second chapter to her Bravery high jewellery collection. Making its debut during Paris haute couture week, Bravery part two

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De Beers reveals its new Alchemist of Light high jewellery

Diamonds truly are forever at Paris couture week. And this year De Beers,has chosen to celebrate the way a diamond interacts with light

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Khaite x Elhanati's new jewellery collaboration

New York-based fashion label Khaite has collaborated with Danish jeweller Elhanati on a limited capsule collection of gold accessories for the first time.

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The most unusual engagement rings of 2022

The best alternative engagement rings currently available. Everything but the traditional diamond solitaire.from Ruth Tomlinson to Suzanne Kalan, Cartier to Tiffany

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Mona Akhavi of Vrai tells us why lab-grown diamonds are the sustainable choice

Kendall Jenner is a fan as is Jamie Dornan, Gwen Stefani and Justin Bieber. Mona Akhavi is the CEO of lab-grown diamond brand Vrai. The brand is backed by Leonardo DiCaprio

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Jessica Chastain fronts new Gucci high jewellery unveiled in Rome

Jessica Chastain is the new face of Gucci's latest high jewellery collection, Hortus Deliciarum, which has just launched in Rome

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The symbolic hidden meaning behind Johnny Depp's skull jewellery

Psychotherapist Andrea Harrn looks at the skull jewellery worn by Johnny Depp and also as his alter ego Jack Sparrow and analyses what it says about his personality. Skull rings traditionally denote both a free spirit and also a symbol of equality, we're all going to die.

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Chaumet's latest high jewellery collection Déferlante

In Deferlante, Chaumet's new high jewellery collection, we see its signatures, from the tiara to the transformable jewel. Artisans of the 12 Vendôme workshop have worked to create the idea of evoking water in all its forms

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Maria Tash on her earrings and piercings

Exclusive interview with Maria Tash has built an empire based on earring and cool body piercings. We take a deep dive looking at her curated ear

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Modern pearl reviews for 2022

A timeless classic, the pearl is inspiring new and modern jewellery designs. Featured are some of the finest from Van Cleef & Arpels through to Tasaki and Chaumet

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Thelma West jewellery, diamonds and Rihanna

Thelma West jewellery has always been about diamonds. Her Black Rebel ring already counts Rihanna as a fan. Here, she shares her jewellery story and what she has in store next

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Jewellery designers supporting the people of Ukraine

Jewels for Ukraine is an exciting new initiative raising funds to help the people of Ukraine, via Hope and Homes for Children. Jessica McCormack, Maggi Simpkins, Ana Khouri and others have all donated pieces

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Earth Day ethical jeweller Matilde Mourinho

With Earth Day coming up we profile Matilde Faria Mourinho Felix of Matilde Jewellery. Matilde has focused on creating sustainable jewellery with its creations made entirely from lab-grown diamonds and recycled gold. Her pieces are influenced by her Portuguese heritage

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Getting to know Sophie Bille Brahe

The Danish designer talks to us about her design inspiration, the timeless appeal of pearls and the personal jewels she will never take off

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Galons Dior the new Dior joaillerie high jewellery collection

Victoire de Castellane presents a high jewellery collection titled Galons Dior. The designer celebrates the world of couture and the innovative nature and passion of Christian Dior by interpreting decorative ribbons and braids

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Tiffany & Co's new Elsa Peretti Bean jewellery

Elsa Peretti's iconic Bean jewellery design for the house of Tiffany & Co. is being reintroduced in new materials and styles. Debuting in March, the new variations feature diamonds, hand-cut green jade, Japanese lacquer and silk.

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Hannah Martin creates Brit nominees sculpture

British rock n roll designer and goldsmith Hannah Martin has created a bespoke jewel sculpture to be sent to all British nominees of the 2022 BRIT Awards.

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What are emeralds?

A: The history of the emerald is one that comes with plenty of great stories... here are just a few of them to get you started

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A history René Lalique

Going behind the story of the brand recognisable for its almost objet-like sensitivity

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De Beers butterfly high collection

The transformation of a butterfly is captured in this new collection

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Pomellato and colourful stones

The house is best-known for Nudo, a striking stone cut almost into a round square that makes a solid statement

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Alex Monroe jewellery and the signature bee

A bee has become the signature design of the jewellery brand which is known for its in-touch-with-nature creations

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How to buy diamonds

Jewellers talk about the Four Cs - here's what that means

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Harry Winston Love collection sentimental jewellery

Jewels to quite literally fall in love for

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Anine Bing on her new fine jewellery collection

Anine Bing was quick to the Instagram game when it launched back in 2010, now she's adding jewellery to her empire

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Need to know Gucci high jewellery

In 2019, Alessando Michele introduced its first high jewellery collection

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Heavenly bodies celestial jewellery

Heavenly motifs have been present in jewellery for millennia and we have an enduring fascination with celestial designs, here's why

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Need to know Buccellati jewellery

The house’s founder was apparently nicknamed the Prince of Goldsmiths

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Chaumet Torsade collection explained

Jewels twist and turn like you've never seen as they spiral into place among this dazzling new Chaumet pieces

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ABC then the Tiffany T

The “T” motif has been used in the storied jewellery house since the 1980s, here's what you need to know

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Men's red carpet brooch trend

Kodi Smit-McPhee, Robert Pattinson, Jamie Dornan and Jonathan Bailey have all rocked mens brooches on the red carpet lately. We take a closer look at the pieces they've worn. Smit-McPhee chose a Cartier brooch, Jamie Dornan a Vrai pin

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Hatton Labs' founders story

Hatton Labs was thought up when its founders, Jack Cannon and Joe Gelb began to realise there was a lack of styles and accessible price points among existing jewellery brands. Established in 2018 they created pieces centered on pearls and pop culture charms

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Bling on Bond! 007 jewellery revealed

Take a look back at some of the most glittering moments from the 007 film franchise so far as No Time To Die finally hits our screens. These are the most dazzling Bond jewels

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NBA releases new trophies designed by Tiffany & Co and Victor Solomon

Tiffany & Co. and artist Victor Solomon have reimagined the Larry O'Brien trophy, awarded to the NBA champions plus five other trophies. Tiffany & Co. has partnered with the NBA to create their trophies for the last forty five years since 1977.

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Who is jeweller Maor Cohen?

“My jewellery is designed with one mantra in mind. There’s nothing greater than being able to share the art inside of you” says Maor Cohen of his eponymous jewellery line, M. Cohen

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Cartier Clash in pictures

See the boundary-pushing new collection from Cartier

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Who is Cindy Chao?

In 2010, she became the first Taiwanese jewellery artist to have her work inducted into the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History

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Fawaz Gruosi amber glow

When the master jeweller Fawaz Gruosi made a return to the world of jewellery, he looked to amber as a focal point to bring a whole new context to the stone through bracelets, rings and earrings

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How to source the best vintage jewellery

According to Rianna Kounou and Nina Knaudt, the founders of Berlin-based Rianna + Nina, this is how to find the best vintage jewellery

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The story of the Cartier Love bangle

As the 1960s slipped into the 1970s, Cartier's Love bracelet became an icon of jewellery design

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Jessica McCormack launches bridal jewellery collection

The designer is known for her signature Gypset collection of hoop earrings

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Inside Faberge's dynasty

A history of the jewellery house which is so associated with the beautifully colourful Imperial Easter Eggs

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The best opal birthstone jewellery for October

Lucky Librans get to celebrate their birth month with dazzling, dramatic opals. Here, we round up the best opal jewellery worth dreaming about this October

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Flying the flagship: Astley Clarke

A new store and a new line

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David Morris Dimensions

More ambitious and adventurous in design approach than it has ever been before, see it here

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Interview with ethical jeweller Shakti Ellenwood

The ethical designer on how years of wanderlust has inspired her talismanic jewels and why she sings mantras over every piece that she makes

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Cindy Chao honoured by French Ministry of Culture

The couture jeweller has been awarded for her exceptional contribution to her craft

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