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JCK Industry Fund: Canadian Jewellers Association Update


Since 1918, JCK Industry Fund 2019 recipient The Candian Jewellers Association (CJA) has provided a single source for information on this vibrant and diverse industry to consumers, government, media and businesses.  The CJA is the national trade association for the Canadian jewelry industry, comprised of retailers, suppliers, appraisers, designers and providers of goods and services. In 1987, Jewellers Vigilance Canada (JVC) was established as a non-profit association created and supported by the Canadian jewelry industry. JVC Canada’s mandate is to advance ethical practices, establish a level playing field for the Canadian jewelry and watch industry. We caught up with CJA/JVC…

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Full Circle: No. 3


No. 3 is a San Francisco destination for hard-to-find, customized and singular jewelry designs, run by independent retailer Jenny Chung. Chung makes it a point to emphasize smaller brands that bring their own unique perspectives. The store carries jewelry in all categories to suit men and women with an independent streak. We caught up with Chung to learn more about her journey in the jewelry industry, tips for others starting out, trends she loves and more. What is your background in the jewelry industry and how did you get your start? I first started to explore fashion and costume jewelry…

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Design of the Times: Pascal Lacroix


Pascal Lacroix gives each of his pieces “one-of-a-kind” attention from his studio in the high Sierra Mountains. Lacroix is an award-winning designer for his California-based jewelry brand. He is involved throughout the entire process of each of his pieces, from the sketch to the design, wax carving and casting, assembling, forging and tuning, stone setting and even the final polish. The attention and care to all these steps is what makes his product truly unique. We caught up with Lacroix to learn more about his journey in the jewelry industry, his inspiration and much more. How did your journey in…

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All Signs Point to Diamond


An Aries birthstone horoscope Happy birthday, Aries, for soon it will be your day. As April arrives, some things to remember as you move through each day, be them frenetic or relaxed, at work or play… You are courageous, Aries, you must never forget. Whatever trials seek to challenge you this month, you’ll be ready to face them down with your signature confidence and passion, staring them down while smiling all at once. Steering you in the right direction is your birthstone, the diamond, said to influence the personality traits of an Aries, fueling one’s inner strength and enhancing relationships—keep…

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JCK Industry Fund: Jewelers Vigilance Committee Update


This month, we’re catching up with the Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC) to see how the 2019 JCK Industry Fund has helped them to give back to the jewelry industry through education and guidance. JVC was created in 1917 to provide education and self-regulation for the jewelry industry. It is a non-profit legal trade association that provides members with free education of the complex laws that apply to the manufacturing, advertising and sale of jewelry and is readily available to answer questions about how to apply those laws to everyday business practices. We’re catching up with JVC this month to see…

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