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Lord Sugar wearing Piaget in the teaser for The Apprentice

Lord Alan Sugar wears Piaget Altiplano in teaser for The Apprentice

Lord Alan Sugar can be seen wearing a Piaget Classic Altiplano in a teaser for the 2013 series of The Apprentice.

Samantha Barks in Tresor jewellery

Tresor Paris spotted on stars at Empire Awards

Tresor Paris sponsored the Best British Film category at the Empire Awards, which took place at The Grosvenor House Hotel in London on Sunday evening.

Ne-Yo wearing Tresor Paris

Ne-Yo wears Tresor Paris after London concert

Grammy award-winning music artist Ne-Yo wore Tresor Paris jewellery after his recent concert in the O2 arena.

Kate Nash wearing the Piaget ring

Kate Nash wears Piaget ring to launch of new album

Singer Kate Nash wore the Piaget Cupcake ring to the launch of her third album Girl Talk, on March 4.

The young cast of Sony film The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

MyFlashTrash produces jewellery for impending Sony film release

Online jewellery emporium has the official license with Sony to exclusively produce and sell the jewellery associated with the latter’s new film, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.


Piaget sponsors independent film awards

Piaget sponsored and co-hosted The Independent Spirits Awards, recognising actors, directors, producers and writers who create the best in independent film.



In a smart meeting of minds, Ronnie Wood is designing 14 clocks for Bremont

Star quality: Collaboration

Linking up with other carefully selected enterprises can catapult your business into the limelight and pay substantial dividends. Laura McCreddie reports

Kleshna Handel

One to one: Kleshna Handel

It was an appearance on The X Factor that put Kleshna’s work in the spotlight but this isn’t a tale of fame found overnight, as Laura McCreddie discovers

The Rocktails collection by Carat*

One to one: Scott Thompson

Carat* founder Scott Thompson has created a booming business out of ‘fantasy jewellery’. James Knowles finds out why customers have no qualms with the brand’s synthetic gemstones

s Algerian Love Knot necklce shot her to fame after featuring in Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace

The big picture: product placement

Wayne’s World may have satirised brands but getting yours on a film or TV show can give business a boost. Laura McCreddie looks at how jewellery and watch companies are gaining exposure.

Swatch watches took off in the 1980s

75 years of Retail Jeweller

This month we celebrate 75 years of Retail Jeweller with a review of events and styles that shaped the industry over three quarters of a century


Catch it if you can: Cultural influences

With film, music and art bewitching the jewellery industry, retailers really need to get a handle on culture’s cutting edge, says Sara McCorquodale


Job of the week

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Fast Facts on
Wedding rings

  • 860 AD:The year Christians started using rings in marriage ceremonies.
  • 4th:The finger the ring is placed on.
  • 2,200BC:The year of the oldest recorded exchange of wedding rings in ancient Egypt.
  • 1854:The year in which the manufacture of 15ct, 12ct and 9ct became legal.

Photo from William Cheshire