For years the price of gold rose steadily. It was the favoured safe haven in times of uncertainty. Then it fell 20% in a few months from its high to look a little tarnished. Could diamonds take on its crown and become the new gold? As Marilyn Monroe often said, “Diamonds are forever”. Chelsea jeweller Ian Towning agrees. He has been dealing in diamonds for many years and is always happy to offer expert advice. Call in at Bourbon Hanby Arcade in London to see his current stock of antiques and contemporary diamond jewellery or look at it on this website. Ian is also able to arrange the creation of pieces of jewellery to your personal design.