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IGI announces new educational developments

(ANTWERP, Belgium) - The International Gemological Institute (IGI) has announced extensions of its existing gemological courses in Antwerp intended to provide both new students and alumni the opportunity to update their knowledge base in the wake of new industry concerns and developments related to synthetic diamonds and treatments.

ASHI introduces Rose Gold Collection

Ashi-Rose-JanASHI has announced the launch of their new Rose Gold Jewelry Collection, an exquisite collection featuring innovative new styling with definitive designer looks at exceptional value for your customers. This beautiful collection features gorgeous bridal engagement rings, wedding bands, and pendant and earring ensembles in lustrous rose gold. The Rose Gold Collection features more than 100 designs.

MJSA publishes 2013 Buyer’s Guide

MJSA, the trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design, has published the 2013 print edition of its MJSA Buyer’s Guide, their resource for jewelry-making tools, supplies, and services.

In addition to its standard listings of suppliers (all of whom are MJSA members), the 316-page book features several articles to help buyers make the best decisions possible. Among the topics discussed: incorporating new technologies, from CAD/CAM and lasers to RFID and cloud computing; choosing the best bench for your needs; deciding when to invest in casting equipment, and how to do so properly; tips for maximizing refining returns; and trends in chains, findings, gems, and beads, contributed by Helena Krodel of Studio PR in New York City.

Artistry, Ltd. releases 2013 catalog

Artistry-JanArtistry, Ltd. is pleased to announce the release of their 2013 catalog. The new 2013 catalog features 124 pages of stylish, beautifully-crafted diamond, colored stone, gold and sterling silver jewelry.  Artistry offers excellent price points, profit potential and same day shipping with no minimum order. 

WDC and DiamondFacts launch apps for iPhone and iPad

(NEW YORK) - The World Diamond Council (WDC) has expanded its reach to mobile phones and tablet computers, with the launch of both iPhone and iPad applications that mirror its WDC and DiamondFacts websites. The applications can be downloaded free of charge from the Apple Store.

The World Diamond Council app is geared specifically for members of the WDC and diamond and jewelry professionals, and provides news, background information, resource documents, photos and videos covering the activities of the WDC.

GemOro sleek, compact Horizon® diamond color grading lamp

(DALLAS) – Sy Kessler Sales, Inc./GemOro Superior Instruments offers its daylight GemOro Horizon lamp for diamond color grading or task use.  It’s sleek, modern, space saving design is ideal for the professional jeweler, diamond or gem dealer or hobbyist and is able to be used on a jewelry counter, showcase and desk. GemOro’s Horizon diamond color grading lamp makes viewing the true color of diamonds and gems with confidence easy

Overnight introduces two new catalogs

Overnight, a fashion forward, service based supplier of mountings, finished jewelry, diamonds, custom models, silver sample lines, findings, and more, is pleased to announce the release of two new catalogs. Just in time for the holidays, Overnight’s new Silver Catalog and 2013 Bridal Collection Catalog are filled with the hottest styles in the industry today, in stock and ready for immediate delivery.