ePRISM: April 11, 2018

AGTA ePrism 04/11/18
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Join the Conversation and Follow AGTA as We Countdown to #AGTASpectrum18!
We're only three months away from the 2018 AGTA Spectrum Awards™ deadline, follow @agta_gems to look back at the amazing winners from 2017! MORE

Save the Date for the AGTA Official Website Launch Takeover!
We need you, AGTA Community! Be a part, make an impact, share the excitement, and post, post, post! MORE

The Rock Stars of Tucson
Gems & Jewellery
See AGTA Members, ASBA USA, Mayer & Watt, Brenda Smith Jewelry, and The Clam Shell featured in this article! When gemologists from across the world descend on the Tucson shows, it is hard not to be reminded of a high school reunion, where old friends catch-up about what's new in their professional lives. MORE

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The Next Generation: David Bindra of B & B Fine Gems
National Jeweler
See AGTA Member, B & B Fine Gems featured in this article! In his family business, B & B Fine Gems, David Bindra represents the second generation. MORE

Sell With A Story: Carnelian
Stuller - AGTA Member
See AGTA Member, Lang Antiques featured in this article! Carnelian is a translucent orange-red stone, highly favored throughout the ages. MORE

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Gold: Vortex, Virtues, and Values Eight Annual International Gold Conference
Initiatives in Art and Culture
Join the Conversation and Celebration: Jewelry and Sustainability. MORE

Pearl Necklace Trends: More Is More
See AGTA Members, Assael, Inc, Baggins Pearls, Featherstone Design, and Mastoloni Pearls featured in this article! Having recently binge-watched Season 2 of The Crown on Netflix, I've developed an unexpected craving for pearl necklaces. MORE

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Color-Blocked Looks: Pairing Spring Shades with Gemstones
National Jeweler
See AGTA Members, BHI Campbellian Collection, Jeffrey Bilgore, LLC., M. Spalten featured in this article! I’ve been in New York for almost eight years now, and I still don’t think I’m used to how long its winters last. MORE

Jewellery Through the Ages
The Jewellery Editor
With our interest in history on the rise, we chart the evolution of jewellery through the ages, from the 15th century to the present day. MORE

What is Influencer Marketing and How Does it Drive Sales?
In the fast-moving world of social media marketing trends, one of the few strategies receiving repeated buzz is influencer marketing. MORE

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