Oct. 27 Diamond Shavings: Your Friday Internet Roundup

This week: Is the diamond enterprise shifting away from Mumbai? Overstock has renamed itself Past. And what are Kylie Jenner’s jewellery plans? All under.


Jewellery buyback firms Worthy, Circa be part of forces


Transfer over, Canadamark—right here comes Botswanamark

– Speech by Botswana President Masisi at Facets 2023


Okavango Diamond Firm halting diamond auctions

– De Beers output falls amid Venetia mine transition

– Petra sees market starting to stabilize


HB Antwerp “gets reality check” (registration required)


G7 announcement on Russia anticipated by end of month

– African Diamond Producers Affiliation opposes G7 protocol

– EU attending to work on sanctions package

Industry split (video)

– Anger is “inevitable”


Indian growers needs to reap the benefits of WD Lab Grown implosion


InStore reader notes lab-grown diamond “paradigm shift”

– Potential “breakout class” for fashion jewelry


Diamond Foundry manufacturing unit plans have native residents “up in arms”

– Manufacturing facility set to being manufacturing in 2024


Pandora, like Signet, needs to increase its service enterprise

– Pandora plans to construct factory in Vietnam


EU approves Yoox Net-a-Porter acquisition

– What the deal means for luxury e-commerce

– Will the terms change?


Mumbai fears exodus as Kiran Gems moves to Surat


Younger designers reviving Rhode Island’s 300-year-old jewelry factories


Luxurious woes separate winners from losers


Jewellery gross sales solid at Kering


Watches “subsequent frontier for quiet luxury”


Rich patrons need “less bling”


What luxurious loses by ignoring plus-size customers


This 94 ct. Paraiba tourmaline necklace could possibly be yours


A diamond-encrusted Gucci purse will be sold by Christie’s


What occurred to the Rapaport “Peace Diamond”?


Is totally traceable gold possible?


Recycled gold is a “marketing scam”


U.S. Treasury removes helpful possession reporting “escape hatch”


Will the watch business revenue from going green?


Pure Earth honors Iris Van der Veken


Jewelers for Youngsters honors Hampton, Coreys


Longtime Costco CEO Jelinek steps down


Katie Stelmaszek joins Sides of Fireplace as advertising and marketing director


Tough Diamond Sellers Affiliation of South Africa elects new executive board


Michael Kazanjian of Kazanjian Beverly Hills dies at 86


Baltimore man pleads responsible to armed theft of local jewelry store


Ohio jeweler repays hundreds of {dollars} in workers’ comp fraud case


Man trapped in a single day in Diamond District vault


Zimbabwean diamonds not as helpful as widely believed

– Consolidated Diamond Firm eyes $500 million this year


Ritani expands diamond buyback program


Overstock to vary company name to Beyond


Factor Six chosen for Department of Defense program


How microbes may help discover kimberlite deposits


Monique Lhuillier provides lab-grown diamonds to Kay Jewelers collection


Kylie Jenner secretly filed for jewelry trademarks


Best method to untangle a necklace, according to celebrity jeweler


Megan Thee Stallion is carrying jewellery on her nails


Wedding ceremony ring unintentionally donated to Goodwill


Police retrieve girl’s engagement ring from sewer


Pittsburgh airport staff discover traveler’s lost diamond in bathroom


Lady strikes gold (and diamonds) in thrift store


Media Watch

HuffPost, Quintessentially, CNN, and New York Post on lab-grown diamonds

Newsweek: Diamond gross sales “lack sparkle”


From the Weblog

Transfer Over, Canadamark—Right here Comes Botswanamark


From the Podcast     

The Jewellery District, Episode 107: Visitor Edahn Golan


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