5 Diamond Developments You Should Be Following: Week of Feb. 10



1,000 ct. diamond is a fake, why man-made diamonds are a paradigm shift, and other stories on the industry’s radar this week.

– 1,000 ct. diamond found in Sierra Leone is a fake.

– Ben Janowski on why man-made diamonds are a real paradigm shift and the increase in diamond recycling.

– Chinese authorities have to be convinced diamonds aren’t a “luxury.”

– New De Beers application process to recognize stronger-performing companies.

Media Watch: The Washington Post on the history of “A Diamond Is Forever.” Marketwatch on finding conflict-free diamonds. The Huffington Post has an engagement ring infographic. GQ on how to buy an engagement ring.

 

JCK News Director