October 24, 2018

Hotels Selling Out for the 2019 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson, Book Today!
The countdown is on for the 2019 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson show! MORE

JA to Hold Its First National Convention Next Year
National Jeweler
Jewelers of America announced Wednesday that it will hold its first national convention next year, an education-focused jewelry event that will be open to all jewelry professionals. MORE

Pink Sapphire Engagement Rings: The Way To Win Her Heart
The Jewellery Editor
See AGTA Members, Omi Gems, Inc. and Tiffany & Co. featured in this article! Lady Gaga has ditched the heart-shaped diamond engagement ring from former fiancé Taylor Kinney for a pink sapphire halo-style ring from new beau and Hollywood agent Christian Carino. MORE

Smithsonian Acquires the 49-Carat 'Whitney Flame Topaz'
National Jeweler
The Smithsonian has a special new stone in its National Gem Collection. MORE

It's the Great Orange Gemstone, Charlie Brown
See AGTA Members, Melissa Spalten LLC dba M. Spalten and Omi Gems, Inc. featured in this article! What good is autumn -- and Halloween -- without a viewing (or multiple viewings) of Charlie Brown's holiday special? MORE

Paula Crevoshay Lands in a Museum
National Jeweler
See AGTA Member, Mellika Company, Inc. /Crevoshay featured in this article! The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County draws gem lovers to its mineral and gemstone collection, and now it will showcase those gems' potential in the hands of a talented jewelry designer. MORE

The Fine Jewelry Embracing Swirling Sparkle
Elite Traveler
See AGTA Member, Tiffany & Co. featured in this article! Twisted ribbons, coiled spirals and turbulent ocean waves inspire designers to create pieces brimming with life. MORE

Gem Legacy Sends 17 Malawian Orphans Back to School
The Retail Jeweler
See AGTA Member, Roger Dery Gem Design featured in this article! Gem Legacy, a 501c3 nonprofit organization launched in 2018 and dedicated to supporting gem mining communities, has raised $2,040.48 for the Luzi Children's Orphanage in Lilongwe, Malawi. MORE

We're Falling Hard For These New Autumn Jewelry Trends
Stuller - AGTA Member
Sometimes less is more. While there's no denying that there's beauty in simplicity, that's not what we're here to discuss today. MORE

Planning Your 2019 Social Media Calendar? 13 Tactics To Step Up Your Game
In recent years, social media platforms have evolved from simple communication channels to full-blown news and entertainment hubs. MORE