Sales of luxury goods grew at a lower rate than expected as China continues to clamp down on the use of watches and jewellery as bribes.
Hand made avant-garde rings created by one of South Africa's most talented jewellery designer, Carine Terreblanche.
Some of Jo'burg's buildings have become meaningful markers for people in need of a sense of belonging in the alienating metropolis.
Richemont's revenue growth has slowed in China as a result of more prudent Chinese consumers and a government crack-down on jewellery used as bribes.
Jeweller Ambra Gambaleâ€™s excursion into memento mori started with a collection of roadkill - "silly things", she says, "little bird skulls".
A rope is a line and a line is the basis of all the arts.
South African jeweller Kirsten Goss has become an international sensation.
Fortunate Moyo --- bartender, part-time musician and full-time jewellery apprentice at Keith White Designs --- does "a lot of creative work".
This jewellery designer combines her academic, wild and creative sides to pursue her craft.
Marilyn Monroe had it right in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes when she saw a tiara and chirped: â€śI just love finding new places to wear diamonds!â€ť
"They jingle, they jangle, I think they're just right," says jewellery designer Zoja Mihic.
Armed robbers pulled off one of the world's biggest jewellery heists at a famed Paris store, investigators said on Friday.
Jewel thieves made off with jewellery worth R5-million in Durban, police said on Monday.