Category Archives: Jewellery News

198 Carat Letseng Diamond Sells for 10.6 Million

Sold in September, the 198 carat Letseng D colour type II diamond, recovered by Gem Diamonds Ltd.

Gem Diamonds Limited announces the sale of the 198 carat diamond. Earlier in August this year, Gem Diamonds Limited, announced the recovery of a large, white, gem quality diamond weighing 1.98 carats. The diamond was sold during Letseng’s September tender for an amazing 10.6 million US Dollars. The large gem quality diamond is a Type Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.

Serendipity Diamonds Offers Fairtrade Gold

Serendipity diamonds now offers products created using Fairtrade Gold

Serendipity Diamonds and Fairtrade Gold Earlier this year, we registered our commitment to join an ever growing movement of jewellers, looking for ways to improve the lives of people working within the jewellery supply chain. In particular a better life for the artisanal and small-scale miners of Gold. About the Fairtrade mark. “The FAIRTRADE Marks Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.

14.82 Carat Orange Diamond Fetches Record $35.5 Million

Orange

“The Orange” Sets World Record for Fancy Orange Diamond Sale. Venue : Christie’s Date : 12th November 2013 Location : Geneva Auction : Magnificent Jewels To this day, there have only been three fancy vivid orange diamonds sold at auction. Each of these diamonds has been below the 6 carat size. This week, November 12th Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.