What’s New – Bride and Groom Middle East http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com Number 1 Wedding Magazine in Oman Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:19:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Tissot Lady Heart Flower Powermatic 80 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgwatchesjewellery/tissot-lady-heart-flower-powermatic-80/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgwatchesjewellery/tissot-lady-heart-flower-powermatic-80/#respond Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:21:39 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6906 All the colours of the rainbow

Fashion is what you make of it, and the cool and contemporary Tissot Lady Heart changes its style every day to reflect the fashionable whim of its wearer. Women will love the alluring rainbow on the dial, which comes complete with a disk inside that takes seven days to turn, displaying a different hue every day of the week. Whatever her style, every woman will enjoy ensuring they can always perfectly match their outfit to the vivid shade they sport on their wrist.

Stylish details

Heritage is at the heart of this elegant piece, which unites Tissot’s rich history with beautifully feminine detailing. In a stunning centrepiece, the window at twelve o’clock is represented by a flower symbolising the Tissot family crest. This respect for tradition, together with the impressive Powermatic 80 movement at the heart which has an incredible 80 hours power reserve, shows just how highly Tissot values the strength and zest for life that defines women today.

Features

  • Swiss Made
  • 316L Stainless steel case with see-through caseback
  • Automatic movement
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal
  • Water resistance up to a pressure of 3 bar ( 30m/100 ft)
  • Strap with butterfly clasp
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Berluti And Ferrari Join Forces For Exclusive Limited Edition Collection http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/berluti-and-ferrari-join-forces-for-exclusive-limited-edition-collection/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/berluti-and-ferrari-join-forces-for-exclusive-limited-edition-collection/#respond Thu, 01 Nov 2018 13:34:51 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6897 Berluti and Ferrari collaborate on an exclusive limited edition collection, designed to meet the neds of the perfect gentleman driver and inspired by the recently launched Ferrari Monza SP1 and Monza SP2.

The Ferrari Limited Edition was co-designed by Berluti and Ferrari, bringing together the brands’ shared commitment to elegance, performance and innovation – building on Ferrari’s heritage and celebrated aesthetics and Berluti’s knowhow and craftsmanship.

The collection consists of three different models – a slip-on, an Oxford and a Chelsea boot – which feature sculptural, sinuous shapes inspired by iconic Ferrari vehicles as well as stitching patterns inspired by those used in the vehicles. A distinctive grip solution inserted in the sole recalls the very same solution used by the Prancing Horse on its engines.

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The limited edition models also present a carbon-inserted sole projected and developed with Ferrari for this exclusive collection. Specifically designed to maximize driving and comfort, it uses the very same Plain Twill 2×2 carbon fiber Ferrari uses in its vehicles.

All models feature a Ferrari red piping detail in the heels, underscoring the Prancing Horse. The collection includes:

Slip-On:This pared-down Venezia leather shoe features an elastic slip-on detail as well as a red Ferrari piping on the heel. The Slip-On is available in Graphite black, Brun and a playful Rosso Berlinetta Red.

Oxford:A lace-up shoe in Berluti emblematic Venezia leather, this model includes hidden laces and a black lining as well as a red piping on the heel. Available in Graphite black and Brun, the Oxford model is also part of the gentlemen-driver inspired apparel and accessories created especially for Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 owners.

Chelsea Boot: A timeless Chelsea shape is given a unique twist with Ferrari’s logo and red piping with a rubber sole and carbon inclusion. This style is available in Graphite black and Brun.

The collection desinged by Berluti and Ferrari will be available from November in a selection of international Berluti stores and on the Berluti Official online boutique.

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Jessica McCormack launches exclusive jewelry set in collaboration with Moda Oobranda http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgwatchesjewellery/jessica-mccormack-launches-exclusive-jewelry-set-in-collaboration-with-moda-oobranda/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgwatchesjewellery/jessica-mccormack-launches-exclusive-jewelry-set-in-collaboration-with-moda-oobranda/#respond Tue, 30 Oct 2018 06:52:40 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6870 British jewelry maker will be presented for the first time in the United States luxury collection, which includes pieces unique and custom-made boxes for keeping jewelry.

Moda site is pleased to launch Oobranda Jessica McCormack jewelry luxury group in the first gathering of their business partnership. It will present Muda Oobranda, the first luxury shopping site offers its customers complete sets directly from the viewing platform, more than 40 pieces of Jessica Group distinctive carefully selected by Ms. Lauren Santo Domingo, partner in establishing the site Muda Oobranda and the Director responsible for the promotion of the mark.

Jessica McCormack is a well-known maker diamondoid jewelry taken from the Mayfair district of central London-based. Jessica McCormack designed exclusive collections of luxury handmade jewelry, in addition to innovative designs according to customers in the operator inside a townhouse of Victorian-style applications. The company combines traditional Georgian techniques of modern and ancient and diamonds to create contemporary designs in a way reflect an exceptional aesthetic. It embodies the operator of a bygone era of luxury, where inspired customers to create their own groups that reflect their style in line with the four principles of Jessica: craft, combine, and check the final result. Will Muda Oobranda guide some of the most famous brand parts, including Party Jackets Group, Rings Button Back, Earrings Gypset, to enable customers to choose their jewels own.

Jessica followed her passion for antiques and precious purposes to bring together a number of wooden jewelry dating back to the era of Regency boxes, Vtsammha fully crafted to reflect the personality of the owner. It will also feature two pre-presentation of these jewelry boxes that you can put your mark for them after buying with Jessica McCormack jewelry owned by the group. It includes two funds fund “Lovers”, a pharmaceutical mahogany box with lock and key, and the fund “Moda Operandi” designed by Jessica McCormack, in collaboration with Lauren Santo Domingo, which features the details of the copper lining of chamois green Mazraq, embroidery and pearl beads. These reflect the unique funds of its kind Jessica McCormack style featured, as fully in line with MODA Oobranda offers that focus on the selection and discovery.

“Moda site Oobranda provides design service on demand according to the highest standards in luxury online shopping, as it caters to the needs of its clients by offering professional advice on coordination. And is fully consistent this with my gaze toward the collection of people for a variety of their own jewelry and carefully selected. Always deafen jewelry can be coordinated with the pieces originally owned. I want to help customers create their own group and suitable for them: whether it is a piece old jewelry inherited from their grandmother or engagement ring is simple but carries great meaning. I find always innovative way to bestowed a modern twist on the pieces. this e My ultimate goal: to make sure that all the jewelry used and received the approbation of their respective owners. Valmjohrat are designed to last a lifetime and remember us through which our grandchildren – but we must enjoy it first! ”

– Jessica McCormack

“Jessica McCormack is designed follow its long ago, so I am excited to offer her designs and innovative bacillus on time to our customers around the world. Integrate these designed creative designs of vintage jewelry in modern pieces unique bustles feminine and can be worn many ways. It is true that jewelry serves as a the legacy of a future is always proud, but we must enjoy it today. ”

– Judy Kaplan, deputy head of department beyond the scope of clothing products at the Moda Oobranda

Prices start from US $ 5,000 / £ 3,800 / 4,300 euros / 39200 HK $ / 18400 AED

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Seychelles Tourism Board Office in Dubai Hosted its 3rd Edition of GCC Roadshow.. http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/news/seychelles-tourism-board-office-in-dubai-hosted-its-3rd-edition-of-gcc-roadshow/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/news/seychelles-tourism-board-office-in-dubai-hosted-its-3rd-edition-of-gcc-roadshow/#respond Wed, 24 Oct 2018 05:28:22 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6866 Dubai, UAE, 23 October 2018: The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Office in Dubai conducted the third edition of its GCC roadshow across Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Kuwait, and Qatar from 14th to 17th October 2018.

STB’s delegation led by the Manager of STB Office in Dubai, Ahmed Fathallah and STB Headquarters’ Senior Marketing Executive, Natacha Servina. They were joined by representatives of several local partners: Air Seychelles, Banyan Tree Seychelles, Constance Hotels & Resorts, Eden Bleu Hotel, Luxury Travel, MAIA Luxury Resort and Spa, Six Senses Zil Pasyon, The H Resort Beau Vallon Beach Seychelles, and Vision Voyages.

A great turnout was recorded throughout the roadshow, with some 40 to 50 agents in attendance in each city. The roadshow saw the participation of a mix of agents, working with both the leisure and Meetings Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions (MICE) segments.

Hosted in centrally located venues in each city, the agents were also hosted to a dinner which allowed more time for them to network with the STB representatives and local partners. The evenings ended with raffle draw with prizes, where winner/s won a trip to Seychelles with accommodation and excursions offered by the partners.

The GCC Roadshow has become an annual staple to the STB Office in Dubai as it is a perfect venue to strengthen the relationship among the trade partners in the region as well as pave the way for future profitable collaborations of the partners with the local hotels, DMCs, and airline from Seychelles.
The STB Office in Dubai described this year’s GCC Roadshow a success, “We are very happy with the event results and it will not be possible without the support of our partners. We believe that this roadshow is a good way for us to fortify our relationship with the trade sector hence roadshows and trainings will continuously be included in our activity pipeline in the coming years.” says Fathallah.

For any further inquiries:

Seychelles Tourism Board Office in Dubai

Tel No:  +971 4 2865586
Fax No: +971 4 2865589

info-tourism.me@seychelles.travel

 

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AMATO LAUNCHES LIMITED EDITION BRIDAL COLLECTION http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/amato-launches-limited-edition-bridal-collection/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/amato-launches-limited-edition-bridal-collection/#respond Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:20:32 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6852 -A 10-piece collection marrying the enigmatic elegance with signature
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Critically acclaimed fashion brand AMATO has unveiled his latest limited edition 10-piece bridal collection titled ‘HOLY KNIGHT’ last 6th October at a widely applauded show at Waterfront Hotel Cebu. Furne Amato’s 2019 limited edition bridal collection for AMATO was an ode to womanhood and its milestones, emotions and battles: “Warrior Princesses, Armour of Strength, The Risks of Passion and Pure Vulnerablity”, explains the Dubai-based designer.

The main show of Weddings at Waterfront, Furne Amato’s creations were set against a clean black landscape partially decorated with white blooms at the backdrop.
True to style, the collection was at once fierce and delicate, deftly employing the house’s characteristic sharp tailoring and haunting elegance to dramatic effect. This season, pagan references, medieval silhouettes, dense ruffles, and pearl embroideries came together in a provocative, but empowering way, highlighting both the strength of women and the importance of vulnerability and emotion. Take the jute sack pieces – used as dresses train, inspired by a medieval bride – which were matched with knitted lace dresses: hard and soft in perfect matrimony.
Here, Furne Amato shares a rare insight into of one of his favorite looks of the season and reveals the couture levels of craftsmanship that went into it.

On the mood board
Furne Amato was inspired by the 18th-century medieval-style renaissance princesses. The portraits of women featured on the limited edition bridal collection 2019 mood board and atmospheric techniques inspired the approach and design of the dresses which became the basis of the collection.

The fitting process
Taking up to three months, the fitting process is exacting work. The intricate creative process begins in Dubai, where embroideries are pinned and fitted perfectly to the dress toile. Then hand-crafted and hand sewn and fitted in the Dubai atelier ahead of the show.

The finished look on the runway
The overly puffed shoulder with ruffles and laced neckline and full skirt with front slit accented with DIAGOLD jewels takes to open the runway show.
This limited edition bridal collection is available at AMATO Couture Atelier, Building 6, 1st Floor.

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Statement Bags By Roberto Cavalli http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bg-features/statement-bags-by-roberto-cavalli/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bg-features/statement-bags-by-roberto-cavalli/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 13:40:11 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6833 Make a statement wherever you go as Roberto Cavalli unveils a stunning selection of handbags that are sure to make heads turn. Showcasing a range of bags in a variety of shapes, sizes, textures and colours, the Fall/Winter 2018 collection offers a unique bag for every occasion – whether you are looking for an easy-going everyday style or a show-stopping evening piece, you are sure to find the perfect fit with Roberto Cavalli’s latest range of handbags.

Box clutches are reimagined this season – featuring different animalier patterns and textures, along with an eye-catching variation that is completely adorned with all-over gold coin embellishments. Introducing a functional shoulder bag, the envelop design combines metal eye embellishments with the Roberto Cavalli logo as well as heart and key studs to offer a sophisticated yet stylish alternative to your everyday handbag.

A day-to-night outfit enhancer, the collection reveals a selection of versatile mini bags that can either be carried as a clutch or worn as a shoulder bag using the detachable chain strap. The half-moon shaped shoulder bag exudes feminity and elegance and flaunts unique surface designs – from simple animal textures to more elaborate styles with metal studs and gold coin detailing.

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Bags For The Season By Bally Women’s Autumn Winter 2018 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/bags-for-the-season-by-bally-womens-autumn-winter-2018/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/bags-for-the-season-by-bally-womens-autumn-winter-2018/#respond Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:58:00 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6810 Satchels, totes, minis and playful crossbodies – Bally’s AW18 collection unveils a range of unique handbags for the contemporary woman.

Cecyle is the new bag shape featuring the Bally stripe in arrow form in printed croc and with Bally stripe detail. The retro Slam collection of bowling bags feature in two sizes and bold colourways of lobster and jean, with contrasting accents. The Sommet undergoes a sporty upgrade with two variations – a simple white and black style and an elegant black leather style with the signature Bally stripe and tiny gold studs.

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AMATO DRESSED PHILIPPINE SWEETHEART MAYMAY ENTRATA AND GAVE US ANOTHER EPIC RED CARPET LOOK http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/amato-dressed-philippine-sweetheart-maymay-entrata-and-gave-us-another-epic-red-carpet-look/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgfashion/amato-dressed-philippine-sweetheart-maymay-entrata-and-gave-us-another-epic-red-carpet-look/#respond Sun, 30 Sep 2018 14:05:55 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6801 -Maymay tops the list of best dressed female celebrities of the evening from Philippine magazines and fashion authorities –
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Critically acclaimed fashion brand AMATO, UAE’s very own and first global designer brand that has earned itself an international cult following – from royalty to international celebrities – super-model Heidi Klum and Tyra Banks to singing sensations such as Beyonce, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Shakira, Nicole Scherzinger and Jessie J. has dressed Philippines’ Sweetheart Maymay Entrata during the ABS-CBN Ball 2018 and delivered one of Maymay’s greatest gown moments on the red carpet thus far.
The Pinoy Big Brother Grand Winner, singer-dancer-actress and Philippines’ top brand endorser stepped out in a winter bloom-colored modern Filipiniana-inspired couture AMATO gown encrusted with Swarovski crystal beading. Featuring an oval-shaped open back, sophisticated laser-cut feather organza, fully-beaded train, elegantly embroidered and hand-crafted patterns, the ornate gown is specially made for Maymay’s Red Carpet look.

Co-Founder and Creative Director of AMATO Couture, Furne One, commented on how he prepared to dress up Maymay for her latest Red Carpet look.

“The look that I created for Maymay is sophisticated yet still stands out from the crowd. I want to celebrate her youthfulness by playing with colors and textures. Maymay embodies the qualities of an AMATO woman; someone who thinks out-of-the-box, unconventional yet outstandingly chic.” says Furne One.

AMATO has first dressed Maymay on the cover of MEGA magazine June 2018 issue and graced the runway of his 25th-year anniversary show in Manila last June 2018.

“It was such a big honor for me to be dressed by one of the best couturiers in the world AMATO by Furne One. His designs are genius, the details are unimaginable and his passion for his craft is inspirational. I am so blessed to get a chance to collaborate with such a talented designer, he incorporated all my ideas into a beautiful masterpiece. The inspiration for me is my fans whom I call Angels that is why you can see feathers and angelic prints on the details of the gown.” says Maymay Entrata.

To end the glittering event, Maymay bagged the ‘Star of the Night’ award and have been listed ‘Best Dressed Female celebrity’ by the Philippine fashion authority and unbeatable fashion magazine, MEGA. With the critics’ review, AMATO by Furne One leads the squad of Dubai-based Filipino designers who also dressed other celebrities during the ball.

This year marks Furne One’s 25th year in the fashion business and recently held a major fashion show in Manila last June 12, 2018, to celebrate the milestone and tagged as ‘Philippines’ Best Fashion Show’ according to critics and fashion aficionados. In November 2018, AMATO will once again grace the Dubai fashion stage with the launch of his latest collection and a new luxury line to celebrate his 25 years in the fashion business.

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Henry Jacques spreads its savoir-faire and passion for fragrances in the Middle East http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/healthbeauty/henry-jacques-spreads-its-savoir-faire-and-passion-for-fragrances-in-the-middle-east/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/healthbeauty/henry-jacques-spreads-its-savoir-faire-and-passion-for-fragrances-in-the-middle-east/#respond Sun, 30 Sep 2018 12:16:41 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6787 French Haute Parfumerie marks regional entry with spectacular boutique in The Dubai Mall

A truly emotional moment for the family and team of Henry Jacques, September 2018 saw the inauguration of its first boutique in the Middle East. With the opening of the breathtaking space, housed within the new Fashion Avenue extension of The Dubai Mall, comes a realisation of countless years of uncompromised dedication to great perfumery, and a commitment to honour its strong, long-lived ties to the region.

“Rare are the cultures sharing such a strong love for perfumes, and out of esteem for our special clients, my father Henry never accepted to dedicate a space that would not live up to their mutual passion. I am honoured and joyful that we now celebrate our meaningful history and deep-rooted connections with the Middle East, and especially the United Arab Emirates, through this beautiful project in one of the most iconic locations in Dubai,” said Anne-Lise Cremona, CEO, Henry Jacques.

Henry Jacques embodies almost half a century of excellence and creativity, celebrated around the world by those with a flair for the finest of fragrances. Born of Founder Henry Cremona’s world travels, his inexhaustible passion and his wondrous encounter with one of the last great noses of the old French Perfume tradition, the Maison is one of the last family-run perfumeries. The laboratory houses thousands of scents and only the most precious and exclusive ingredients, so loved by those with a taste for absolute refinement, and an obsession for rarity and olfactory perfection.

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The unique style of the new Middle Eastern flagship boutique embodies the visionary spirit that underlines Henry Jacques’ standing as one of the most revered perfume houses ever. Designed by Christophe Tollemer, esteemed French architect and Henry Jacques’ Artistic Director, it is a haven of scents inspired by an 18th century French castle. By bringing to life beautiful yet often forgotten crafts, the boutique gracefully blends the illustriousness of the past with modern-day elegance and charm.

Visitors are first welcomed in an exquisite lounge covered in antique stones and abstract art pieces creating striking contrast. A comfortable sitting area offers guests the opportunity to discover the Henry Jacques ‘Classiques’ collection, the core of the maison’s universe made up of fifty signature fragrances, as well as other offerings and accessories.

Continuing through the space to the heart of the boutique, one finds a tall lit panel – a symbol of the Henry Jacques laboratory – surrounded on either side by two astonishing circular perfume organs. It is the first time that the company presents the entire essence collection in such a grandiose manner; this is the true heart of the boutique, paying homage to Henry Jacques’ entire lifestyle of essences.

A graceful foyer separates the Private Lounge from the rest of the boutique. This secluded room, where lies the most precious collections and where special editions and bespoke perfume offerings are presented, is devoted to those with true passion. The refinement and comfort of the décor form a cocoon for one to linger and fully appreciate the rare splendour of these olfactory works of art.

The entire boutique was conceived and assembled in France, then packed and reassembled in Dubai by Henry Jacques’ specialist design team, guaranteeing the beauty of uncompromised French craftsmanship. Tollemer has created a sanctuary where one can forget the passing of hours and dive into the infinite allurement of great perfumery.

The Henry Jacques boutique is the second stand-alone boutique in the world, following on from the recent opening in Singapore and a longer presence at Harrod’s London. The Dubai boutique is located on the second floor of the Dubai Mall Fashion Avenue extension. Telephone: +971 4 3317533.

Please visit www.parfums-henry-jacques.com for more information.

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The Largest Fancy Vivid Pink Diamond Offered at any Christie’s Auction http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgwatchesjewellery/the-largest-fancy-vivid-pink-diamond-offered-at-any-christies-auction/ http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/features/bgwatchesjewellery/the-largest-fancy-vivid-pink-diamond-offered-at-any-christies-auction/#respond Sat, 29 Sep 2018 08:12:51 +0000 http://www.brideandgroommiddleeast.com/?p=6777 Worldwide – On 13 November 2018, Christie’s Geneva will present THE PINK LEGACY, the largest and finest Fancy Vivid Pink diamond ever offered at auction by the company. Weighing just under 19 carats (18.96 carats), this exceptional rectangular-cut gem will lead Christie’s Magnificent Jewels auction, held at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues in Geneva. This incomparable pink diamond, has descended from the Oppenheimer Family and is estimated at US $30 to $50 million.

Rahul Kadakia, International Head of Jewellery commented: “The discovery of this previously un-recorded and remarkable diamond will cause immense excitement with collectors and connoisseurs of diamonds around the world. The Pink Legacy will be exhibited on a global tour prior to being auctioned on 13 November at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues. Its exceptional provenance will no doubt propel it into a class of its own as one of the world’s greatest diamonds.”

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The Pink Legacy has been awarded the highest diamond color grading of VIVID by the Gemological Institute of America. Vivid coloured diamonds are the most strongly saturated gems, displaying the optimum hue of the stone. It is a classic rectangular cut diamond, a cut that is traditionally used for white stones, and weighs an extraordinary 18.96 carats when most pink diamonds of this colour weigh less than a carat. The Pink Legacy is also internally very pure which is extremely rare in pink diamonds where the colour is formed by pressure and slippage of the crystal lattice which typically causes imperfections in the stone.

Pink diamonds of any size and depth of colour have always had a special allure even amongst knowledgeable industry members. The 18.96 carat emerald cut pink diamond is amongst the rarest of all gemstones.” Tom Moses, Executive Vice President GIA

In addition, it classifies as a Type IIa diamond, which contains little if any nitrogen and accounts for less than two percent of all gem diamonds. Type IIA stones are some of the most chemically pure diamonds, often with exceptional transparency and brilliance. One of the most celebrated pink diamonds is the “Williamson” found in the Williamson mine situated near Tanzania in 1947. It was gifted as a wedding present by Dr. John Williamson, the owner of the mine, to the Queen, then Princess Elizabeth.

In the saleroom fancy vivid pink diamonds over ten carats are virtually unheard of and only four vivid pink diamonds of over ten carats have ever been offered for sale at auction. An historic level was reached in the international diamond market in November 2017 when Christie’s Hong Kong sold ‘The Pink Promise’, an oval-shaped fancy vivid pink diamond of just under fifteen carats for US$32,480,500 (U$2,175,519 per carat), which established and remains the world auction record price per carat for any pink diamond.

 

Fanc y Vi vi d Pink di amond r ecords at Chri st i e’ s

THE PINK PROMISE

14.93 carats, Fancy Vivid Pink / VVS1 Sold in November 2017 in Hong Kong

Sold for US$32,480,500 / Price per carat: US$ 2,175,519

THE SWEET JOSEPHINE

16.08 carats, Fancy Vivid Pink / VVS2 / Type IIa Sold in November 2015 in Geneva

Sold for US$28,523,925 / Price per carat: US$1,773,876

9.14 carats, Fancy Vivid Pink / VS2 Sold in November 2016 in Geneva

Sold for US$ 18,174,634 / Price per carat: US$ 1,988,472

 

THE VIVID PINK

5.00 carats, Fancy Vivid Pink / VS1 pot Sold in December 2009 in Hong Kong

Sold for US$10,776,660 / Price per carat: US$ 2,155,332

5.18 carats, Fancy Vivid Pink / VS2 Sold in May 2015 in Geneva

Sold for US$10,709,443 / Price per carat: US$ 2,067,460

 

AUCTION

13 November 2018

Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues, Geneva

 

WORLD TOUR

28 to 30 September     Hong Kong

04 to 07 October         London

12 to 15 October         London

02 to 05 November      New York

09 to 13 November      Geneva

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