GJEPC working with DMCC to set up delivery standards for gold, diamond trade: Official

India’s gems and jewellery export promotion council is working with the Dubai multi commodities centre to set up goods delivery standards for gold and diamond trade, a senior industry official said here today. The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) is the apex body of the gems and jewellery industry, set up by the … Read more GJEPC working with DMCC to set up delivery standards for gold, diamond trade: Official

IDWI 2018 to Feature High End Diamond Jewellery

Israel’s 7th International Diamond Week (IDWI), to be held by the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) from February 5 – 7, 2018, will feature a section devoted to high end diamond jewellery manufactured by Israeli diamond companies. In recent years many Israeli bourse members have begun to diversify their businesses by offering exclusive lines of diamond … Read more IDWI 2018 to Feature High End Diamond Jewellery

Puerto Rico’s Fashion Week Resumes After Hurricane Maria

Thais Llorca/Epa/REX/Shutterstock FRANCES SOLÁ-SANTIAGO December 20, 2017 05:08 PM Three months after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, only 65 percent of electricity generation has been restored. But the local fashion industry is keeping their lights on by hosting the ninth edition of San Juan Moda, a four day event running from Dec. 19 to Dec. … Read more Puerto Rico’s Fashion Week Resumes After Hurricane Maria

Hadley Freeman’s style quiz of 2017

Who was best, and worst, in the fashion world? Composite: Rex/Shutterstock/Sygma via Getty Images/EPA/The Guardian Design Team Azzedine Alaïa, revered as one of the all time great couturiers, died in November. But what truly cemented his greatness? When he was given a nickname, “the King of Cling”, because of his body-fitted clothes. When Michelle Obama … Read more Hadley Freeman’s style quiz of 2017