Month: March 2008

  • Three Stone Ring

    Have you ever been so excited to get something done that you skip a few steps right at the end? Well that happened here with this ring. Beautiful ring, forgot to take pictures. But here is what she had to say about it. “I love my ring- thank you so much! My husband said the 3 stone setting actually makes my center stone look larger!…

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  • Extraterrestrial Diamonds

    The Hubble Space Telescope (HST), the famous telescope named for Edwin Hubble, is now being used to discover diamonds in space. Scientists working on the project hope it will help them understand how carbon rich molecules develop. Although the Hubble is not the first telescope, it has led to many extraordinary breakthroughs in astrophysics. The Hubble provides the perfect mechanism to view extraterrestrial objects. Ground…

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  • Rolex Sale of the Century

    The name "Rolex" is a century old this year and to celebrate, the auction house Antiquorum is hosting an auction event entitled "Revolution: The evolution of the Rolex Sport Watch". This event will honor Rolex's storied sport watch history, including its development of the worlds first impermeable watch case. The auction will feature a prototype of the Sea-Dweller from 1967 and is expected to fetch…

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  • Techie Divas Unite, your laptop has arrived.

    Luxury Electronic addicts need look no further than Bling My Thing's new "Golden Age" laptop. Unveiled at CeBIT 2008, "Golden Age" is a Macbook Air clad in 12,000 Swarovski crystals. The crystals are even more reflective than usual thanks to a coating of 24k gold applied under each crystal. The translucence of the crystals allows for true uber luxury. Each "Golden Age" takes about a…

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  • Flawless 72 Carat Diamond

    Sotheby's Hong Kong recently announced the display of an extremely rare 72 carat pear shaped white diamond. Weighing in at an astonishing 72.22 carats, this is the largest flawless D-color pear shaped diamond to appear in auction in Asia. The diamond is estimated to be worth $9.5 - 12.5 million. The diamond has been graded by the Gemological Institute of America and is particularly revered…

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