Israel and the Kimberley process

About 3 years ago, when I started writing about ethical issues in the jewellery trade, after a trip to Namibia, I was made aware of the campaign group ‘@wardiamonds ‘ who campaign to highlight the links between the Israeli diamond industry and the ongoing situation that exists between Israel and occupied Palestinian territories. Its not an issue […]

Platinum and diamond 3 stone ring

  Platinum and diamond 3 stone ring   0.50ct Centre stone 0.20ct side stones (0.20ct total) Approx total carat weight 0.70ct   Diamonds from De Beers, mined in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana or Canada. Round brilliant cut, G/H Vs1   3 Stone engagement ring Handmade 3 stone round brilliant cut diamond engagement ring in platinum. […]

  This week we launched  a website that  helps you to plan trips to Africa, to visit mines, by listing people who offer tours and guide services.  In Tanzania earlier this year, we met Styve Mziray of Tanzanite cultural tourism (above, left) who helped us plan and execute a 2 day trip to small scale […]