Cartier Archive

Blue Diamond Cartier Ring Could Fetch $25 Million at Sotheby's

LONDON, United Kingdom — A diamond ring that’s the ultimate in bling is set to go under the hammer, with an estimated price of $15 million to $25 million. Sotheby’s auction house says the Cartier ring holds an 8.01 carat blue stone named the Sky Blue Diamond. It will be displayed in London on Thursday through Monday before a sale in Geneva on November 16. …

Luxury Watch Market Sobers Up

LONDON, United Kingdom — With the luxury watch market under pressure from a decline in sales to Russian, Middle Eastern and Chinese customers, who are suffering from the combined effects of low oil prices and an economic slowdown in some markets, luxury watch brands are championing steel models to appeal to more price-sensitive middle class consumers in both Western markets and Asia. But this shift to …