March 30, 2017

Gems Plus 500 Hours Equal a Unique Watch

PARIS — In 2013, Christian Selmoni of Vacheron Constantin was in the midst of doing what is part of an artistic director’s job at a watchmaking […]
March 23, 2017

It’s Graff, but Not a Diamond in Sight

The new MasterGraff Structural Skeleton Automatic is unmistakably Graff, yet there isn’t a diamond in sight. The high jewelry house lays claim to some of the […]
December 5, 2016

At De Beers: Millennials and Diamonds

LONDON — “Maybe we won’t ever get married, and maybe we will … but it will be wild, it will be kind, and it will be […]
November 17, 2016

To Complete Audemars Piguet’s Trilogy, Diamond Outrage

Audemars Piguet has also been shaking up the category of high jewelry watches. At the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, known as SIHH, in Geneva […]
March 20, 2016

The Shine Is Off Diamonds and Gold

By ELIZABETH PATON March 20, 2016 The adage that a diamond can be a best friend has lost some sparkle in recent years. Dampened by dollar appreciation, an […]
March 17, 2016

Diamond-Laden Watch Coming Home to London

The Royal Ashoka Empress by Backes & Strauss and William Goldberg. By MING LIU March 17, 2016 LONDON — The British watchmaker Backes & Strauss is bringing the […]