Tag Archives: Sotheby

Spotlight On: Mary-Kate Olsen’s Cartier Engagement Ring Since February it has been up in the air if Mary-Kate Olsen is engaged to her 17-year older boyfriend Olivier Sarkozy. Olivier is 44 while Mary-Kate is a mere 27-years old. Sarkozy is the half-brother of French President Nicolas Sarkozy and is living quite comfortable do to the fact the couple is shacking up in a $6.25 million New York Townhouse. Mary-Kate is continuously seen wearing this massive yellow gold diamond ring on THAT finger. Confusion has been escalating because she keeps wearing the ring, but won’t give any mention of if its Read More →

Pink Star Diamond Sells at Auction for a Stunning 83 Million A diamond that weighed an astounding 132.5 Carats before it was cut and polished just sold at Sotheby’s Auction House in Geneva for $83 million! The stone measures 1.06” x 0.81” and weighs an approximate 59.60 cts. The diamond is an oval shaped pink diamond that was sold by Isaac Wolf, a diamond cutter who renamed the diamond from Pink Star to Pink Dream. According to the auctioneer the diamond was mined by Da Beers in Africa (no exact country was given) back in 1999. Pink Star took over Read More →

With fall among us, what better diamond to talk about than the Pumpkin Diamond? This diamond is an incredible 5.54 carats and is rated in color as Fancy Vivid Orange by the Gemological Institute of America. Sure, this may not be as big of a diamond as other famous diamonds, but it is one of the largest Fancy Vivid Oranges the GIA reports having rated and is incredibly unique compared to other orange diamonds due to its intense light color. Spotlight On: The Pumpkin Diamond Originally, the Pumpkin Diamond was mined in Central African Republic and was then imported into Read More →