There are diamond engagement rings, and then there are DIAMOND engagement rings. Almost all women in hopes of getting married know of the 4C’s used in ranking diamonds, Cut, Clarity, Carat weight, and Color. This rating system, along with the size of the stone and how it is set contribute to the final product’s price. [...]
There are over 3 million millionaires and close to 450 billionaires that live in America alone. And these well financed people love to live the life of luxury, helping to create even wealthier people. So who benefits the most from the extravagant lifestyles of the rich and powerful? Perhaps no one more than the world’s [...]
Would you buy a watch for $5 Million? What if it was covered in 1,282 diamonds and took 14 months to create? Swiss watchmaker Hublot has created a new watch in the Big Bang Tourbillon series worth $5 million. This blingiest of bling watch can be worn by sheiks and rappers alike. It has more [...]
Way back in 1837 Thierry Hermès established a workshop in Pairs to create harnesses and latter saddles for the nobility. His craftsmanship was highly prized, and he passed his trade down to his sons, who would latter add new products like bags and scarves to meet the needs of their wives. Throughout the early 1900’s [...]
The world’s largest cut emerald will be going up for auction. The 25 pound giant is expected to sell in the $1 million dollar range.
Christie’s two day auction of Elizabeth Taylor’s art, clothing and jewelry exceeding expectation, bringing in a record breaking $137 Million. All items sold for more than their estimated price, making this one of the most valuable sales in auction history. Many observers believed the auction would bring in $20 Million and they were mistaken. The [...]