Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

Huw Daniel is the CEO of Platinum Guild International, overseeing market development activities in China, Japan, India and the USA, on behalf of the platinum producers of South Africa. Before taking up this role in 2015, Huw ran PGI USA for 12 years...

13 september 2021

Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is a leader in Italy in the organisation of trade fairs and one of the main operators in the trade fair and conference sector at European level, with structures in Rimini and Vicenza, as well as further sites in...

06 september 2021

There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

MDPS, the Israeli start-up Fintech company from the Mazalit Group is gearing up to enter the diamond industry soon. Zeev Maimon, the CEO of MDPS is also the Founder / CEO of MAZALIT, a B2B payment platform designed and dedicated to the global diamond...

30 august 2021

The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

Alex Popov, President of the Moscow Diamond Exchange and head of the Âme jewelry brand, which uses lab-grown diamonds to produce jewelry, sat for an interview with Rough&Polished sharing his views on the coexistence of natural and man-made diamonds in...

23 august 2021

De Beers’ GemFair ropes in more than 160 Sierra Leone artisanal miners

De Beers inaugurated its GemFair pilot programme in Sierra Leone’s Kono District with 14-member mine sites in 2018 to create a secure route to market for ethically sourced artisanal and small-scale diamonds. GemFair programme manager Ruby Stocklin-Weinberg...

16 august 2021

Jewellery House Estet unveils Fashion Week – Spring 2012

01 march 2012

From 12 to 16 March, 2012 Moscow will host Fashion Week by Estet: Spring 2012 – a new season for the ambitious initiative implemented by Jewellery House Estet a year ago.
The main idea of Estet’s Fashion Week came as conceptual integration of jewellery and apparel fashion at shows which proved to be actual and prospective trend in the contemporary Russian fashion, in the words of a number of experts.
This season of the fashion week Spring 2012 will see growing number of foreign participants, including Hayari Couture Paris (France), Francis Montesino (Spain), Viquious Sarl (France), Je Suis (Spain), brand «Cream&Chocolate» (Italy).
The Russian fashion world will be featured by maitre of the Russian fashion Slava Zaytsev, fashion house Сartas, Olga Rusan, designers Alexandra Serova, Maria Rybalchenko, Olga Kameneva and Alexandra Kameneva, Bronislav Vitusevitch, Mary Aksel, Yulia Lapshina, GalaGen, Margarita Golubeva, Elena Starikova, author’s house of wedding and evening fashion Julia Aal’, Yakimanka kids gallery, image laboratory Yuma, and The Taylor shop brand.
Many of the above designers took part in previous edition of Fashion Week by Estet and this experience inspired their new creative moves within cooperation with Jewellery House Estet.

Tatiana Alexandrova, Rough&Polished, Moscow