Watches & Jewellery

Nomos stages staff workshops to debunk Germany’s far-right; Prue Leith’s plastic showstoppers; Colombia’s emeralds seek protected status; Tiffany’s chief executive on the brand’s evolution. Plus how hand modelling is changing to reflect a more inclusive world

A watchmaker in AfD’s stronghold is running staff workshops to promote tolerance

The Bake Off judge gives a glimpse into her collection of chunky, colourful jewellery

The nation wants to be the first to attain appellation of origin for a precious stone

The V&A museum works with designers to create collections for artists’ exhibitions

Alessandro Bogliolo believes the jeweller’s approach has been too conservative

Brands are responding to younger consumers’ demand for sustainable products

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Luxury brands are concocting interactive experiences to lure the next wave of cruisers

Watch and jewellery photoshoots are exploring new themes to reach the Instagram crowd

Sebastião Salgado’s series depicting the Serra Pelada mines auctioned for £118,750

‘Tool’ watches are in demand among renowned explorers and regular consumers alike

Sellers are at ever greater pains to guard on-site stock

A compound endows the timepiece with almost spectral glow-in-the-dark qualities