The Round Brilliant Cut Diamond

Natural vs. Lab-Grown Diamonds: What is the Difference?

The Round Brilliant Cut Diamond The round brilliant cut diamond is by far the most popular diamond cut. It is estimated that 50-75% of all diamonds sold are cut in this way. As its name implies, it is circular and displays an even, symmetrical brilliance. It is the most brilliant of all the diamond cuts, … [Read more…]

Brilliant & Black: Sotheby’s celebrates Black jewelers.

Brilliant & Black: Sotheby's celebrates Black jewelers.

Brilliant & Black: Sotheby’s celebrates Black jewelers. Something extremely cool is happening in the jewelry world right now: an all-new exhibition at Sotheby’s that is solely dedicated to celebrating the work of Black jewelers. Brilliant & Black: A Jewelry Renaissance opened at Sotheby’s New York on September 17th and will run through September 26th. Co-curated … [Read more…]

100 years of grief in one mourning ring collection.

100 years of grief in one mourning ring collection.

100 years of grief in one mourning ring collection. Mourning rings and mourning jewelry are a niche item for jewelry collectors: they’re beautiful but so intimate that not all collectors are drawn to acquire them. Personally, I find mourning rings fascinating. I think there’s something wonderful about the idea that a great loss that can … [Read more…]

Celebrating Jesse the Jeweler’s Wedding

The Millers's Jamaican Wedding

Celebrating Jesse the Jeweler’s Wedding For nearly two decades, our master jeweler, Jesse, has helmed all of the repairs Buchroeders has offered. Jesse recently wed his longtime partner, Katelyn. We caught up with Jesse and Katelyn to get all the details on their recent nuptials. How long have you worked at Buchroeders? Jesse has been … [Read more…]