Signifying endless creativity,the winners of the 3rd Edition Tahitian Pearl Trophy International has been selected and to be honoured on 21 September 2004,at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,Hong Kong will be hosting this edition‘s Tahitian Pearl Trophy for the first time,subsequent to the previous 2 editions held in Paris and New York.An international jury recently got together in the gorgeous showroom of worldwide known mosaic maker BISAZZA,in Vicenza,ltaly,to select the 12 outstanding jewel designs made of the precious Tahiti Cultured Pearls.These Dazzling designs will be receiving special recognition in Hong Kong during September.
Gem Visions,the revolutionary Design and Trend Service for the fine jewellery industry was launched last year to international acclaim,by Signity,the world-leading brand of Swarovski and Golay specialising in precision-cut genuine and created gemstones.This year,alongside four new major design directions for jewellery in the year to come,Gem Visions 2005 presents its first collection of specially developed,highly innovative gemstones and gem products,in unexpected,fashion-forward,barrier-breaking colours,textures and cuts,totally in tune with trands,and set to revolutionise the world of jewellery design and manufacture.
Aqua, the world‘s most beautiful platinum necklace makes its debut in Basle. Designed by Orlando Orlandini, Aqua was created to represent the most distinctive values of platinum-rarity,purity and enduring beauty. Hundreds of light-shedding platinum droplets float softly yet vibrantly around the wearer, evoking the freshness, light and purity of water the element of life par excellence. Valued at $250,000, Aqua will be presented at the industry‘s major international trade fairs and will be the focal point of an extensive global PR program.
Who should diamond jewelry retailers be targeting and what should they be selling them? The Diamond Trading Company‘s worldwide marketing director, Stephen Lussier, offers a global view on the state of the market.