A roundup of JCK’s top stories from the past week:
Jewelry trends come from the three Rs: red carpet, runway, and real life.
For the industry, holiday 2011 scored a solid triple—but not the joyous home run many were expecting.
New York City sightholder Lazare Kaplan has launched a long-threatened lawsuit against Antwerp Diamond Bank, according to a report in the Financial Times.
Sears Holdings announced that it would close 100 to 120 Sears and Kmart stores following declining holiday sales.
On Jan. 1, California’s Government Auction will offer more than $2 million in merchandise at its annual online New Year’s sale.
A look back at the diamond blogs readers loved this year.
Whether you call them vintage, estate, or period, secondhand jewels constitute one of the fastest-growing profit centers for retailers. How does a newbie capitalize on this exceedingly pretty, parallel world?
Covers aren’t the only things that make a magazine.
Last year’s Honeysuckle “encouraged us to face everyday troubles with verve and vigor,” according to a Pantone Color Institute media release, but this year’s Tangerine Tango promises to provide “the energy boost we need to recharge and move forward.”