“Recipe for a best-selling diamond” Interview with Philippe Tournaire, a regular visitor at the Fair.

“Recipe for a best-selling diamond” Interview with Philippe Tournaire, a regular visitor at the Fair.

The recipe is fairly simple: you take a good handful of round diamonds of between 0.10 and 1 carat. In your travel guide, you look for the country that best symbolises luxury to foreigners, France for example. And within this country, you opt for the most romantic city that’s a magnet for newly-wed couples from all over the globe. It’s Paris, of course! And synonymous with Paris is the Eiffel Tower… which is where it all started, on the banks of the Seine, for jeweller Philippe Tournaire. I’ll leave him to tell his story. One fine spring day, I was relaxing on the lawn of the Champs de Mars, admiring […]