News and Events

The latest launches, store openings, celebrity dressings and news from De Beers.

Historic Sale of The Oppenheimer Blue diamond

Last night The Oppenheimer Blue diamond, a 14.62 carat Fancy Vivid Blue emerald cut diamond, was sold for $57.5 million at Christie’s in Geneva, making it the most expensive jewel ever sold at auction. The Oppenheimer Blue is the largest and highest quality blue diamond in the world. We are delighted that a De Beers […]

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LES JOURNÉES PARTICULIÈRES LVMH

The Houses of the LVMH Group are delighted to announce the third edition of Les Journées Particulières. Following on from the success of the previous editions, Les Journées Particulières will continue to evolve, innovate and surprise. The third edition will take place in May 2016 in more than 50 locations across Europe. Revealing a rich […]

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DE BEERS CELEBRATES LIU SHISHI’S WEDDING

De Beers Diamond Jewellers is delighted to celebrate the wedding of Liu ShiShi and Wu Qilong. Chosen by the infamous couple as their jewellers of choice, De Beers has created an exclusive engagement ring design for Liu Shishi entitled the Infinity Heart. An exceptional five-carat diamond is the hero of an intricate interweaving path of […]

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1888 Master Diamonds

Diamonds are the most beautiful and ancient creations from Nature. As the Jeweller of Light, we create timeless treasures that reveal and celebrate the wondrous brilliance of the diamond, its luminous secrets and infinite depths. De Beers began the search for Nature’s most exquisite and magnificent prizes over 125 years ago, in 1888. Our heritage […]

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ARE YOU WILD OR CHIC?

Following the launch of the new Talisman collection in September, with pieces featuring both rough and polished diamonds, De Beers welcomed three women to show their “rough” and “polished” sides in the WILD or CHIC campaign. Hedvig Opshaug , Carmen Haid and Michelle Mahlke demonstrate the versatility of the stunning Talisman pieces and their ability to shine with a […]

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De Beers Launches New App to Celebrate Talented Women

In honour of our Moments in Light campaign, which features talented women that have inspired us, De Beers now invites you to share your own inspirational women. A chance to turn the spotlight on the women that have played a significant role in your life and inspired you. Join De Beers on Facebook to answer the […]

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UNVEILING OF THE 2015 EDITION OF MOMENTS IN LIGHT IN LONDON

On Friday September 18th  we continued our celebration of talented women through the Moments in Light series, in aid of Women for Women International. This year’s edition features Diana Krall, Zaha Hadid, Liya Kebede and Karen Mok. Mary McCartney comments: “I have been truly inspired photographing the amazing women that have defined the Moments In Light […]

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DE BEERS DIAMOND JEWELLERS CELEBRATES THE ENCHANTED COLLECTION

De Beers Diamond Jewellers is pleased to reveal the newest additions to the Enchanted Lotus collection, the Enchanted Lotus Single Motif Ring as well as the Enchanted Lotus Cocktail Ring. This celebrated collection brings together diamonds and the serene lotus flower in an exquisite union embodying eternity, beauty and purity. Our signature thread pavé flows in a […]

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TALISMAN 10TH ANNIVERSARY AT PARIS COUTURE

De Beers Diamond Jewellers is delighted to unveil the beautiful new Talisman collection during the 2015 Paris Couture Week. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the iconic Talisman collection. Jewels characterised by a palette of brilliant colours, combining both rough and polished diamonds, an homage to diamonds in all their mystical wonder. Located in […]

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BEHIND THE DESIGNS – MOONLIGHT ENCHANTED LOTUS

The lotus flower has been a symbol in Eastern religions for millenia. It grows from the bottom of streams and muddy ponds to rise and blossom above the water and fulfils a spiritual ideal of being totally grounded in earth yet aspiring towards the divine. Every night, the lotus flower closes its petals together, then […]

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DIAMOND BRIDAL BREAKFAST AT OLD BOND STREET

De Beers is delighted to have hosted our very first Diamond Bridal Breakfast at our Old Bond Street store on the 29th April 2015. Guests were invited to join us for a morning full of wedding inspiration, including bouquet making classes and cake tastings. Attendees were given an exclusive viewing of our latest engagement ring designs […]

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WOMEN TALENT POWER

De Beers was proud to host an exclusive breakfast discussion at the Design Museum in London on 12th March 2015, in a continuation of “Moments in Light”, our long- term project to shine a light on talented women. The event titled WOMEN FASHION POWER explored the topics of inspiring women and female leaders of tomorrow. […]

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DAKS LONDON FOR DE BEERS

De Beers is delighted to announce a collaboration with fashion brand DAKS in their new Spring Summer 2015 advertising campaign. The DAKS name has always been synonymous with British Heritage, style and elegance. Originally founded in 1894 by Simeon Simpson, who provided a bespoke tailoring service in Middlesex Street, in the City of London, today […]

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Moments in Light

We were delighted to announce the launch of the Moments in Light celebration in London on 5th June with an exhibition held at the Royal Academy of Arts. At the event, a series of beautiful portraits of each of the five chosen talented women, as taken by Mary McCartney, were revealed to guests as they […]

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Behind The Designs – Caress

We are delighted to reveal our newest engagement ring, De Beers Caress. Inspired by the true harmony of love, the solitaire diamond is affectionately held by the encircling pave. This instinctively protective gesture is symbolic of a unified desire to cherish one another. This contemporary design echoes a modern relationship in the conjoining diamond setting, […]

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