Jewellery World Articles

New financial year, new thinking

I came across three interesting concepts which I think are particularly relevant today and are worthy of some reflection by…

GAA Introductory courses

Introductory courses are designed for the beginner wanting to gain an understanding into the wonderful world of gemmology. You might…

Setting the standard for jewellery valuation


JAA President’s Message

August 2022

Outpacing supply: Lab grown diamonds have taken off faster than anyone anticipated

In June I attended my first trade show post lockdowns – the JCK Vegas show – and one thing that…

An interview with Carson Webb

Please give us a bit of detail about your background. My background is primarily in jewellery retail. I started from…

New generation of events

Trade shows have evolved from a collection of suppliers showing their wares to real powerhouses of connectivity.

New Generation of Technology

Just as in every field of life, technology has impacted the jewellery industry in ways no one could have imagined…


Address staffing shortages with marketing

Fourth time lucky and it’s a sell out!

The RNZYS celebrated its sesquicentenary anniversary in 2021

Worth & Douglas

Family owned Worth and Douglas have been at the forefront of New Zealand and Australian artistry and craftsmanship in the…

Orange River Diamonds

Adam Plant has been working in the gem and diamond trade since he was 18. Now, with Orange River Diamonds,…