2016 GIA Scholarships (few days remaining)


GIA offers scholarships during two application periods each year for its gemology, jewelry, and design programs, courses, and lab classes – March 1 through April 30 and June 15 through October 31. GIA is now accepting online applications for the scholarship period beginning June 15 that will award 2016 scholarships. Click here to apply now. For … Continue reading 2016 GIA Scholarships (few days remaining)

GIA’s 2015 Jewelry Trend Predictions


Jewelry trend predictions for 2015 by GIA include a revival of the 70’s design, geometric and Art Deco, an expectation that diamond and gemstone jewelry will grow on the accelerating economy (well, this is a bold assumption, at least on my side of the world) with difficult times for manufacturers, pressed by tight margins and … Continue reading GIA’s 2015 Jewelry Trend Predictions