Susan Rockefeller pushes for the need for ocean conservation.
'If you love something, you're moved to save and take care of it.'
Documentary filmmaker Susan Rockefeller's eponymous ocean-inspired
jewelry line is filled with treasures inspired by an overworked
sea. Sea creatures carefully crafted in gold, silver and precious
gems are the tools she uses to spotlight the plight of our world's
The campaign against using coral in fashion results in
eco-friendly bracelets, earrings and necklaces. Along with ivory
and conflict diamonds, the jewelry aficionado now has another
exploited treasure from which to refrain: sea coral, which is
finding itself under attack worldwide.
Recently, Beijing Ayong Jewelry Store, one of the three
stores of aypearl, has announced a new series of hot sell jewelry
sets, with unique design and fashion style. (PRWeb April 19, 2014)
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Worth Avenue jeweler Christopher Kaufmann satisfied a
$585,000 court judgment Tuesday by returning resident Judith
Knudsen’s 15.07-carat diamond ring, which she alleged that he
wouldn’t give back after taking it for a complimentary holiday
cleaning in December. “Kaufmann returned the ring and the matter
was amicably resolved,” said attorney Steven Schwarzberg, who
represents Knudsen. Knudsen ...
Green Bay (WFRV ) Many of us have old jewelry
stuffed in jewelry boxes or drawers that we don't wear, but we keep
it because it may have been handed down
from a loved one. Deborah Meyer has a knack for taking those
old pieces and turning them into a new heirloom to treasure.
"I always thought I should have been born in a different era," said
Deborah Meyer/Kremer Sisters Jewelry ...
[African Arguments]Diamonds and Rubber in Sierra Leone, oil
in Angola and Sudan, tantalum and gold in the Democratic Republic
of the Congo, copper in Zambia - the list of the natural resource
wealth the Africa possesses is a long one. However, these riches
have not always been a blessing for the continent.
The jewelry collection of Riki and Jerome Shaw achieved more
than $8.6 million with all proceeds going toward cage-free animal
shelters as part of the couple’s ongoing fight against animal
cruelty. The private collection was led by a 6-carat fancy intense
pink diamond ring by Harry Winston, which sold for more than $5.7
Today, Beijing Ayong Jewelry Store, one of the biggest
jewelry stores on aliexpress, has a big discount that is up to 10 %
off. (PRWeb April 16, 2014) Read the full story at
PITTSFIELD -- A city jeweler facing criminal charges for
allegedly ripping off customers defaulted in a civil case Tuesday
and will now be heading for a hearing to determine the amount of
damages he owes a local woman.
Australian Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander has named Melbourne
Vixen rookie Elizabeth Watson in her 18-player squad to contest the
Commonwealth Games selection camp in Canberra next month. Watson,
20, is the only new inclusion to the squad and will join fellow
Vixens teammates Karyn Bailey, Tegan Caldwell, Bianca Chatfield,
and Madi Robinson vying for selection in the Australian
Commonwealth Games ...
When Claire Beirne Haslett was looking for a jeweler to sell
her diamond to, she went to Worth Avenue and walked into
Christopher Kaufmann Le Salon. Haslett left the 4.5-carat diamond,
appraised at $80,000, with Kaufmann in August in return for a
receipt and contract stating she would receive $55,000 for the sale
of the jewel. On March 28, the Riviera Beach woman got her money,
but only after ...
Well-known Fort Lauderdale jeweler Patrick Daoud was
sentenced to ten months of house arrest and two years of probation
on Friday for helping to hide a huge 12.08 carat yellow diamond
that Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein's wife was attempting to conceal
from federal authorities.
Pele has unveiled an unusual line of diamonds using strands
of the football legend's own hair, local media reported Monday. The
diamonds are made using a high-pressure, high-temperature process
during which strands of Pele's hair are charred. The gems cost
about $7,500 a piece and come in a gold-plated box featuring Pele
-- born Edson Arantes do Nascimento -- on the pitch scoring a goal.
It’s looking like the fake diamonds a Williamsville jeweler
is accused of selling were only the tip of the iceberg. Other
precious gemstones purchased or repaired during the past 20 years
at the former RSNP Diamond Exchange on Main Street also are being
called into question, Amherst police said.
James Avery, a Texas based family-owned jewelry retailer
opens its new store today at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco, Texas.
The new location will feature an updated new store design,
reflecting the same craftsmanship, meaning, and inspiration behind