Category: Weddings



  • BAUNAT: The online brand disrupting the industry
    Back in 2008, when savvy industry insiders Steven Boelens and Stefaan Mouradian founded their diamond jewellery brand BAUNAT, they ripped up the proverbial rule book in the process. Merging Antwerp’s age-old tradition of jewellery-making with the convenience of online shopping, the duo created an e-commerce site that is solely dedicated to diamond jewellery, resulting in […]
    Lewis Catchpole
  • Lucy Quartermaine launches SS21 collection
    British designer Lucy Quartermaine has announced the launch of her new SS21 collection, Luna, which first debuted on 26 February.  The Luna collection is said to draw inspiration from the “divine embodiment of the moon and the power of women”.  The designer said the Luna Goddess “expresses attributes of femininity and creativity, demonstrating that each […]
    Heather Sandlin
  • Monica Vinader reports 21% rise in turnover for holiday season
    Monica Vinader has reported a successful trading period over the holiday season, despite disruptions resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, with turnover increasing 21% compared to the same period in 2019. The British company’s e-commerce sales also rose by 68% over the winter period, citing its funding from HSBC’s Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) […]
    Patrick O'Donnell
  • Alrosa revenue doubles in Q4
    Alrosa has announced that revenue in its fourth quarter doubled to RUB 98.6bn (£512m), a 53% rise against the prior year, on the back of “strong” demand recovery towards the year-end.  For its full-year of trading, revenue was down only 7% RUB 221.5bn (£2.1bn).  Net profit also increased in the final quarter, rising to RUB […]
    Heather Sandlin
  • RJC urges industry leaders to adopt sustainable change
    The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) has published an open letter to jewellery industry leaders, urging them adopt sustainable practices within their businesses. Last year, the trade association stated its “decade of action” in its bid to reach its ‘17 Sustainable Development Goals’, an initiative set up to combat climate-change related disasters. Among the trends which […]
    Patrick O'Donnell