GIA’s 2014 Holiday Shopping Guides are here to help inspire your holiday shopping this season. Today, we discuss how to make the right choice when it comes to buying jewelry for men.Read More >>
As 2014 starts to gear up for the holiday buying rush, we thought it would be fun to look at how jewelry designers are reinventing earrings. From wonderfully versatile stud earrings to chandelier eaarrings with a bold modern touch, jewelry designers continue to push the envelope on these everyday fashion accessories.Read More >>
Consider the changing beauty of the humble leaf: it is a tender shoot in spring…a lush green canopy in summer…a blaze of reds, yellows, and purples in autumn. Jewelry designers have been captivated by them for centuries, turning Mother Nature’s displays into bejeweled creations.Read More >>
There’s something deliciously sinister in the air, and you can find it haunting books, movies, and even luxury jewelry.
What was popular in 2014 tells part of the tale. Vampire Academy and Lost in Love (another vampire thriller) hit the big screen. Vampire: Most Wanted made The New York Times best-seller list in March, as did the werewolf thriller, Dark Wolf, in January. Disney topped it off by launching the Maleficient collection – a limited collection of jewelry inspired by the villainess in the eponymous movie. Many of the pieces are in blackened metal and feature dragons and snakes.Read More >>
Everyone loves a good Halloween scare, so we scoured the gemological literature for stories about cursed gemstones. Here are a few tales we dug up about these bone-chilling beauties.Read More >>
Every year, television’s most important award ceremony, the Emmys, sets the stage for fall and winter fashion. On the red carpet for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, celebrities showed off jewelry in an array of soft, feminine-colors, something of a departure from last year’s bright, bold color.Read More >>