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Author: The Diamonds Girl

The Oppenheimer Blue Diamond

The Oppenheimer Blue Diamond. Smashing previous records, and exceeding estimates, The Oppenheimer Blue fetched an astonishing 56.8 Million Swiss Francs ($57.6 million) this week at the Christie’s auction in Geneva, obliterating the previous record set by The Blue Moon in November by almost $10 million. Bidders for The Oppenheimer Blue made sure they gave an outstanding performance by bidding hard against one another in order to acquire such a unique piece of memorabilia. Fancy coloured diamonds represent less than 0.1% of all diamonds mined each year. Blue diamonds are one of the rarest coloured diamonds, and because of their rarity,...

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The New York Companion By Harry Winston

The New York Companion By Harry Winston. As always, BaselWorld 2016 was filled with unique, exquisite items. As an ardent jewellery lover, and one who spends her days searching for the very best of the best, you could say I was in diamond heaven! But the item that captured my attention and held me spellbound was a 1of1 Harry Winston piece, called The Companion. A first glance, I was unsure how to categorise it. Is it a watch? A piece of jewellery? A purse? And then, upon closer examination, and believe me, I examined it closely, I realised that...

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