Leading commentary on jewellery and watches
by Maria Doulton
23rd May 2013
Day eight of Cannes Film Festival and the red-carpet jewels continue to wow
Day eight of Cannes Film Festival saw more red carpet hits from Alessandra Ambrosio and Kristin Scott Thomas, plus a boat party hosted by Roberto Cavalli.
Famous film stars, supermodels, Paris Hilton wearing more jewels than even she is accustomed to - this is how you party, de GRISOGONO style.
De Grisogono confirm theft of 2 million euro necklace after 20th anniversary party at Eden Roc during Cannes Film Festival.
22nd May 2013
Queen wears Iris brooch designed by Kristjan Eyjolfsson at Chelsea Flower Show commissioned by Royal Horticultural Soc., made with recycled British white gold
Maria Doulton, the Jewellery Editor, is an editor and journalist based in London
specialising in jewellery and watches. Maria writes for the Financial Times, The
Telegraph, Luxx magazine for The Times, Vanity Fair and specialist watch
publications around the world.
Sharon Stone in a de Grisogono hippopotamus bracelet, Kylie in Chopard and Paris Hilton liberally swathed in diamonds a week into the Cannes Film Festival.
Jessica Chastain wears Elizabeth Taylor's Bulgari jewels including Taylor's engagement ring at screening of restored Cleopatra film at Cannes Film Festival 2013
With less than a week until the Couture jewelry show in Vegas, here's a taster of some of the gorgeous opals that will be making a splash at this year's event.
Chanel's six new Mademoiselle Privé watches include Coromandel black dials inspired by the screens in Gabrielle Chanel's Paris apartment and romantic themes.
Indian actress and Cannes jury member Vidya Balan wore a traditional Indian sari and jewels by Amrapali for her red carpet appearances at the Film Festival 2013
21st May 2013
de GRISOGONO celebrates its 20th anniversary in Cannes surrounded by beautiful women and fabulous jewels at the 'Seduction in Cannes Terrasse' with Fawaz Gruosi
Dita Von Teese and Marion Cotillard make day six of the Cannes Film Festival a red carpet to remember.
Harry Winston launches a new Sunflower collection of diamond earrings and pendants for daytime wear, based on an archive design from the 1950s.
20th May 2013
Marion Cotillard wears Chopard sustainable jewels from the Green Carpet Collection on the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival sending an ecological message.
It's been a weekend of premieres and parties at Cannes Film Festival, with jewels comprised of emeralds, snakes and flowers ruling the red carpet.
Trailblazing jeweller Stephen Webster revisits his Fly by Night jewellery collection, with wickedly enchanting new pieces featuring nocturnal winged creatures.
17th May 2013
Chopard turns the red carpet green with the launch of its first ethical jewels, created In collaboration with Eco-Age, founded by eco pioneer Liv Firth.
Discover who wore what jewels on day two on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival, including Cara D, Fan Bingbing, Livia Firth and Ziyi Zhang.
Louis Vuitton adds five further eye-catching colours to its Tambour Bijou Secret watches collection: green, navy, pink, turquoise and electric blue.
16th May 2013
The red carpet jewels from day one of the Cannes Film Festival, including Cara Delevingne in Chopard, Carey Mulligan in Tiffany and Isla Fisher in Bulgari.
A 101.73ct DF diamond sells for $26.7 million to Harry Winston and sets a world auction record price for a colourless diamond at Christie's Geneva.
Christie’s Geneva spring sale of jewels achieved a record-breaking $102 million and set a world auction record for a colourless diamond. Read the results here.
15th May 2013
Gina Lollobrigida's Bulgari jewels sell at Sotheby's Geneva for CHF 4,741,500, doubling the estimate and breaking records for natural pearl pendants.
With only hours to go until Cannes Film Festival gets underway, we've picked out some of our favourite jewels from last year's star-studded event.
14th May 2013
Tiaras and bejewelled headpieces are a big bridal jewellery trend for 2013. How will you be wearing yours?
The world's most popular complication has never been more in demand. Robin Swithinbank picks out the best of the new crop of chronographs at Baselworld 2013.
Preeta Agarwal talks to one of India's most renowned jewellery designers, Farah Khan, about 20 years in the business and her new flagship store in Mumbai.
Olympia International Art and Antiques Fair, London's largest collection of fine furniture, art and objects, is an opportunity to hunt out vintage jewels too.
13th May 2013
Chopard hints at what to expect from its sensational new collection of Red Carpet jewels, which will be making their debut at the Cannes Film Festival 2013.
de GRISOGONO celebrates 20 years of jewellery-making with some outrageously sexy pieces, set with the brightest and most glorious precious stones.
Masterpiece London is fast becoming a key event for jewellery lovers who want to see the very best of both old and new from dozens of exceptional exhibitors.
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