Tag Archives: De Beers

Brian Gavin Views Rough Diamond Material in Antwerp, Belgium…

Two weeks ago, I spent the week at the diamond sorting and cutting facility in Antwerp, Belgium overseeing the new production of my signature hearts and arrows diamonds. Whilst there, I took pictures of some interesting rough diamond material to share with you all.  The rough diamonds in the pictures will end up as diamonds […]

“EXTREME DIAMOND MAKEOVER” – The DIAMOND RECUT PROCESS…

Just after I launched this website, I was contacted directly by a customer who had previously been looking forward to working with me on her diamond recut. She was thrilled to have found me by typing 'Brian the Cutter' into the Google Search feature. After a couple of phone discussions and e-mails, she decided to […]

Brian Gavin and Lesley Harris Partying with the Stars in Beverly Hills, CA……..

Brian and Lesley went to Los Angeles to party with some of the local stars at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills. They shared beautiful gold and platinum diamond jewelry, much of which featured A CUT ABOVE diamond melee. Lesley wearing the custom designed platinum diamond ring I gave her for our 20th wedding anniversary. […]

Brian Gavin and Gabi Tolkowsky meet in Russia……..

When I traveled to Russia for the International Diamond Cut Conference (IDCC) in 2004, I was fortunate enough to meet up with Gabi Tolkowsky, one of the world's most renowned diamond cutters and the sixth generation of the Tolkowsky family to make his name in the trade. We met in the customs area of Sheremetyevo […]