Every Monday I shine a spotlight on hidden gems. Extraordinary women in our industry. This week’s focus is on @AliceEdwards. Alice is currently the Jewellery Editor at The Sunday Times & The Times. She started here in the spring of 2016. Before that, the jewellery writer spent over 8 years at Conde Nast. Which included being the Jewellery & Watches Editor at Tatler. Edwards has … Continue reading Hidden Gems: Alice Edwards, The Times and Sunday Times Newspaper, Jewellery Editor
On Wednesday 14th November in Geneva, Sotheby’s sold this brooch for CHF 2,115,000 (CHF 1 = approx USD$0.95-1.00). This was part of the white-glove sale (all lots sold). Bursting with edge-of-my-seat lots and tense ‘gavel down’ moments aplenty. The popularity of brooches throughout this auction season comes as no surprise, as there’s been a social media campaign for the passed few years. Calling for a … Continue reading #BringBackTheBrooch – yellow diamond ribbon brooch
One of my mentors always says: “You’re not a girl, you’re a woman. Don’t buy into any of this #GirlsGuideTo_____ marketing.” Let’s face it, ‘The Woman’s Guide to Figuring Out the Best Watch To Buy For Her Husband” doesn’t quite have the same ring to it, does it? I digress. The real focus of this article is more on being a guide to buying a fine … Continue reading The Girl’s Guide to Buying a Fine Watch (as a newbie).