Diamond Stories

Diamond Stories

“I want people to believe in miracles” said Victor Moiseikin. Victor Moseikin, the Russian owner of eponymous fine jewellery brand Moiseikin talked to ADTF during the Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair last September. ADTF: What’s your definition of jewellery? VM: Jewellery is Art. I create jewellery in the great Russian tradition. We must keep Russian luxury traditions. We try and create new traditions of XXIst c. Russian luxury. I am striving for beauty because when you create beauty, you expand your perception of this beautiful planet and we become richer. Jewellery is about emotions. It’s a perpetual quest for beauty. ADTF: How do you create a piece of jewellery […]

Lorenz Bäumer talks to ADTF on why he prefers to set diamonds in his jewellery

Lorenz Bäumer talks to ADTF on why he prefers to set diamonds in his jewellery

Place Vendôme Jeweller, Lorenz Bäumer, talks to ADTF on why he prefers to set diamonds in his jewellery. ADTF: Mr Bäumer, Why do you have such a predilection for diamonds? LB: In my view, diamonds eclipse all other gemstones. Diamonds are the brightest, the most durable, the hardest and the most precious of all stones. A diamond is intriguing and speaks to our imagination. I find that when I speak to a client about rubies or emeralds, it is difficult to engage or enthuse him or her. Therefore, when I established my own brand, I have always given preference to diamonds, and in particular to fancy colour diamonds as they […]