Engagement Ring Made From Crystal Pepsi

  For people about to pop the question, Pepsi has introduced an unusual new engagement ring made from Crystal Pepsi. You heard that right. The beverage company...

Designer Astra gives jewellery a deeply personal touch

As Astra tells it, the New Zealand-based designer has its roots in the same romantic and intimate inspiration that brings its jewellery to life. “One...

Actualité

Profile de deux créateurs québécois aux techniques particulières Par Christine Dwane L’art de «l’estampe-clastique » Avant même d’atteindre ses vingt ans, Matthieu Cheminée quitte sa France natale...

A national treasure

The patriotic purchase; Canadian diamonds are quality, conscience and completely dazzling. by Liza Marley Buying local is one of the biggest trends to hit retail...
George Myslicki of Ready Mounts INC : Teaching the Trade

George Myslicki of Ready Mounts INC : Teaching the Trade

  In an industry where many of the older techniques are being phased out due to technological advancements being made with 3D printing, the next...

Canada’s treasure

The patriotic purchase, Canadian diamonds are quality, conscience and completely dazzling by Liza Marley   Buying local is one of the biggest trends to hit retail in...

Where are they now? – Andrea Hopson

We had the pleasure of featuring the graceful Andrea Hopson on the cover of our September/October 2009 issue when she was working as V.P....

An Inspired Connection

How art jewellery creates an inseparable bond between artist and viewer BY DUNCAN PARKER THE IDEA OF USING IMAGINATION AND CREATIVITY to make something that excites...

Your Money’s Worth: FINTRAC Compliance

BY CAYLA RAMEY   Since late 2008, dealers in precious metals and stones have had obligations under the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing...

The Art of Individuality

When it comes to appreciating antique jewels, uniqueness is key by Duncan Parker   In the conception of any piece of jewellery, the ultimate goal is...

Looking Without Seeing

You may know how to grade a diamond, but seeing the flaws in your own store displays might not be your strongest suit. by Larry...
Precious Metals Markings And Trademarks

Precious Metals Markings And Trademarks

The dealing of jewellery, including precious metals, consists of an important source of trade and, in Canada, jewellers are obligated to comply with numerous...