Jewelry expert Michael O’Connor discusses the most recent styles and how to get a similar platinum ring starting from $1,500.
Throughout the 60′s/70′s it was much more common to have two platinum eternity bands, one on either side of the engagement ring. This style was more retro. The collar of diamonds created by the bands on either side of the engagement ring showcases
BY SHANNON L. BROWN
When designer Michael Bartlett of Stuller Inc. in Lafayette, LA. decided he wanted to design a ring for the 2011 Platinum Guild International USA Platinum Innovation Awards, he knew he had to approach the competition differently than he does day-to-day design. ”That always changes it,” says Bartlett. ”For commercial design, we study trends, but for a competition,
What inspires your jewelry designs?
IT: My mother’s legacy jewelry collection always inspired me, and my love for the classic aesthetic helped propel my vision. I realized the luxury fine jewelry market was missing a fresh, young design approach. That’s where my jewelry line’s vision of “Rock Tradition” plays a vital role-it’s a modern twist on jewelry’s most important classic. I’ve
Jeweler Dishes on Natalie Portman, Benjamin Millepied’s ‘Wedding Rings’
Their subtle rings appeared to be a quiet way of announcing their marriage at the Oscars on Sunday. And adding fuel to the fire, jewelerJamie Wolf confirmed today that she designed Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepied’s “wedding rings,” she shares in a release.
Wolf created two diamond rings for Portman, made to fit on
NEW YORK, NY (February 27, 2012)— Platinum Guild International (PGI-USA) in conjunction with JCK Las Vegas announces a call for entries for the third annual JCK 2012 Platinum Innovation Awards, held at JCK Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay, June 1 through June 4, 2012. The deadline to submit design images is April 4, 2012 and final product submissions are
PLATINUM JEWELRY RULES THE RED CARPET AT
THE 2012 ACADEMY AWARDS
Los Angeles, CA (February 26, 2012) – Hollywood’s most important night of the year is forever captured in memory and this year’s Oscar hopefuls and VIPs reflected the timelessness of the event with their choice of jewelry. Platinum, the precious metal that never changes color nor fades, ruled
Sophisticated Impetus to the Jewellery Industry
Everything revolved around gorgeous precious metals and innovative design ideas at this year’s Inhorgenta Munich, the largest jewellery and watch trade show in the European Union. To put the highly diverse array of new platinum items from the various manufactories into the focal point, Platinum Guild International Germany (PGI) conducted the second “Platinum Promenade”
by EHarmony Staff
King of bling Paul Tacorian, of the famed Tacori jewelry, is around couples in love all the time. Here he shares his observations about happy relationships, engagements and platinum – of course!
eH: You are around happy couples all of the time – what do you think the most important ingredients are for a successful long-term relationship?
PT: The key
Tacori Platinum Wedding Band
November 3, 2011
By BEN SHPIGEL
Ryan Fitzpatrick, married for nearly five and a half years, says he never removes his wedding band. Not when he clips his nails. Not when he changes diapers. Not when he slings footballs around the field on Sundays for the Buffalo Bills.
For Fitzpatrick, the conscious decision to wear his ring makes
Q&A With Designer Aron Suna from Suna Bros.
Suna Bros Inc is a high-end jewelry manufacturer and designer selling to guild jewelry and specialty stores throughout the United States. For over seventy years, the Suna family has been creating the very finest jewelry for a discriminating, worldwide clientele. The Suna story began in Europe where the company’s founder, Kenneth Suna, a
New York, NY (January 24, 2012) – The 2011 holiday season saw a rise in platinum engagement ring sales as consumers took advantage of the metal’s current price per ounce and incredible value. Known for its naturally white color and everlasting qualities, platinum has been trading at a lower metal price than gold since August, offering a purchasing opportunity that
Los Angeles, CA (January 15, 2012) – From Reese Witherspoon and Natalie Portman’s stacked bracelets, to Angelina Jolie and Jessica Biel’s diamond stud earrings, Hollywood’s leading actresses chose to celebrate their achievements with enduring platinum jewelry at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Platinum is naturally white, so it never changes color or fades, thereby maximizing the brilliance of diamonds and