Archive For 30 June, 2017

A Ring Fit for a Princess

A Ring Fit for a Princess

Born in Philadelphia in 1929 to a very prominent and affluent family, the magnificent Grace Kelly had a great love of performance from a young age.  After modelling with her mother and sister and appearing in various magazine ads, Kelly soon moved to Hollywood to become one of the world’s most popular and highest paid…

Carat Weight

Carat Weight

A common misconception when it comes to diamonds is that carat refers to size.  In fact, carat refers to the weight of the diamond, one metric carat being equal to one fifth of a gram (0.2 gram). The origins of the word carat is actually from the carob seed.  These seeds were thought to have…

The Taylor-Burton Diamond

The Taylor-Burton Diamond

Elizabeth Taylor’s collection of exquisite jewellery pieces is legendary as the most important private collection in the United States, and at the time of her death, was estimated at $150 million.  In December 2011, the auction, “The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor, the Legendary Jewels”, took place at Christie’s in New York, and featured such iconic…

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