In a press release dated 11th January, 2017, Rio Tinto, one of the world’s largest supplier of diamonds and the world’s largest supplier of natural colored diamonds, owning and operating the Argyle diamond mine situated in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia, announced the appointment of Dubai-based Middle East luxury jeweler, Dhamani as a Select Atelier for Argyle Pink Diamonds. With this appointment, Dhamani becomes a member of an exclusive group of master craftsman and luxury jewelers around the world, with direct access to the supply of Australia’s rare Argyle pink diamonds, and entrusted with the responsibility of transforming such diamonds into exquisitely crafted jewelry.
The official launch of Dhamani as an Argyle Pink Diamonds Select Atelier took place on 11th January, 2017, at the on-going Dubai Shopping Festival, which is taking place from December 26th, 2016 to January 28th, 2017. To mark this significant occasion Dhamani unveiled its first Agyle Pink Diamond collection, christened the “DPINK COLLECTION” showcasing more than US$25 million worth of Argyle pink diamond jewelry.
Commenting on the launch of Dhamani as a Select Atelier, Argyle Pink Diamonds manager Josephine Johnson said, “Dhamani are an exciting Middle East luxury jeweler with over four decades of heritage and superb craftsmanship. The DPINK Collection is a glittering tribute to the beauty of Argyle’s pink diamonds and a powerful statement of Dhamani’s world-class luxury. We are delighted to welcome them as an Argyle Pink Diamonds Select Atelier.”
Dhamani, established in 1969, is a second-generation family business with several boutiques in Dubai and one in Oman. Dhamani chief executive officer and managing director Amit Dhamani said “Since 1969 our family has been tirelessly devoted to working with the world’s rarest diamonds. Our new relationship with Argyle Pink Diamonds is a wonderful honor and showcases our commitment to working with the finest partners to support our prized client base of international jewelry connoisseurs.”
Some of the Argyle pink diamond jewelry featured in the Dhamani’s DPINK Collection are :-
1) DPINK SOLITAIRE – 1
2) DPINK SOLITAIRE – 2
3) DPINK SOLITAIRE – 3
4) DPINK LUMINIS
5) DPINK BUTTERFLY