self purchase

Fine jewelry designer Sara Weinstock—whose diamond pieces were featured in Real is Rare Real is a Diamond’s For me, from me campaign—shares a story about the first diamond she ever saved up to buy for herself, and the special meaning it has alongside her *many* other diamond self-purchases throughout the years.   Tell us what buying...
llaria Lanzoni, who has designed pieces for Hearts On Fire—some of which were featured in Real is Rare Real is a Diamond’s For me, from me campaign—shares the special meaning and family bonds behind two of her diamond self-gifts.     Tell us what buying your own diamond means to you with #ForMeFromMe 💎
Jewelry designer Lauren Addison—whose diamond pieces were featured in Real is Rare Real is a Diamond’s For me, from me campaign—shares how she was first introduced to diamonds, and the diamond pinky ring she bought for herself and never takes off.     Tell us what buying your own diamond means to you with #ForMeFromMe 💎
If you look around at the diamond jewelry that’s available for purchase today, it’s obvious that a good majority of it is being designed for women, by women. The 1930s through the mid-20th century saw the daring imagination of talents such as Juliet Moutard and Suzanne Belperron, both who started their careers at Boivin and...
Scandal, romance, murder, mystery, laughter! This is Hollywood, the dream factory.   Going to the movies transports us from our daily lives to other worlds where plot twists, witty dialogue, larger-than-life characters and happily-ever-after endings make us… feel.   And in those worlds, jewels—and particularly diamonds—often play a starring role. They are generally at the...
  When I was nineteen, I had my heart broken for the very first time. As a teenager, it’s often hard to face the reality that young love doesn’t always last and being that it was my first serious relationship, I wasn’t taking the aftermath well.   As a gift for Christmas, my former boyfriend...
A good fifteen years ago, I was invited to a black-tie event as a guest of Ralph Lauren fragrances. As is often the case, they loaned me a Lauren gown and earrings to help me dress the part. The gown, I had to return, but I got to keep the earrings—large cubic zirconia studs that,...