SINGAPORE, Nov. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2016 edition of Singapore Jewellery and Gem Fair -- the region's international fine jewellery event opened its doors to visitors at Marina Bay Sands on 4 th November presenting shoppers and discerning buyers with a rare opportunity to view and purchase unique collections of fancy colour diamond jewellery direct from suppliers. Visitors to the event can anticipate a wide-ranging collection of fine jewellery with various colours grades including fancy pink, yellowish-orange, and purple, with many of the pieces only available exclusively during the show days. "Fancy colour diamonds have always fetched huge sums as compared to white diamonds, and the demand for colour diamonds is on the rise given its rarity, and are considered as a safer investment by many buyers. This year at the Singapore Jewellery and Gem Fair, we will present one of our very special pieces -- the Richmond Birdwing Butterfly Ring, which is made of four unique fancy colour diamonds," said Vihari Sheth, Managing Director of Vihari Jewels, a well-established Singapore based retail boutique known for its craftsmanship in fine diamond jewellery.
Featured exhibitors with fancy colour diamond jewellery on display at the show include AMTC, Diamond Trading Company (DTC), Heritage Gems, Futang, and Yoel Deil. Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair 2016 will provide a unique opportunity for high-end buyers to view these collections under one roof in a secure environment, and be able to speak to suppliers directly. Those seeking to purchase natural diamonds during the event will also be able to take advantage of the Declaration Programme for Natural Diamonds Exhibitors, an initiative by UBM Asia (organiser of the event) and Diamond Exchange of Singapore (DES). "We want to make it easier for buyers to locate verified suppliers of natural diamonds in Singapore on the show floor. As such, only members of DES who participate in the Declaration Programme will be allowed to display a standard label in a prominent position on their booths identifying them as natural diamond suppliers," said Reuben Khafi, President of DES. Singapore Jewellery and Gem Fair will be held during 4 - 7 November at Hall E and F at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre. Entry to the event is open to trade buyers and general public, and onsite registration will be available. For more information on Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair 2016's line-up of exhibitors, specialty events, and the MasterCard promotion visit: www.singaporejewellerygemfair.com Notes to editor: