The blog posts you clicked on most this year, headed, as ever, by market editor Jennifer Heebner’s annual post on the top trends of the year
Market editor Jennifer Heebner’s annual roundup of jewelry trend predictions included studs and jacket earrings, chokers and statement necklaces, and gold layer pieces as trends to stock.
Editor-in-Chief Victoria Gomelsky’s tale of digging for diamonds at Crater of Diamonds State Park enchanted readers.
Gomelsky went deep on the beloved blue stone.
The architects of the Diamond Producers Association’s new campaign have thrown away the rule book to appeal to millennials, wrote news director Rob Bates.
Bates remembered all the stores that closed in 2015.
Younger consumers are turned off by bling but still crave something real, wrote Bates.
The charm bracelet was designed by Monica Rich Kosann, reported social media editor Logan Sachon.
A prototype store in Ohio may point the way toward the future, wrote Bates.
The new slogan for diamonds has nothing to do with synthetics, the group told Bates.
Undisclosed lab-grown diamonds are out there, and the industry needs to deal with that, wrote Bates.
(Photo courtesy of Katie Diamond Jewelry)