June 24th, 2021 | 31 mins 25 secs
created diamonds, cultured diamonds, daily mail, diamond mining, diamonds, fashion, founder, grown diamonds, jewellery, jewelry, lab grown diamonds, lark and berry, laura chavez, mined diamonds, sustainability, sustainable jewelry
On this episode, Lark Berry founder Laura Chavez joins us for her first ever in-depth interview! Laura comes to the pod fresh off being prominently profiled in a Daily Mail piece last week and tells Clark of how she's dealt with cultured diamonds controversies, her very earliest inspirations to start her disrupting jewellery brand and a new tech to make diamonds that sounds like something out of a scifi movie!
May 11th, 2021 | 26 mins 11 secs
bespoke, bespoke jewellery, bespoke jewelry, cultured diamonds, diamond mining, diamonds, engagement, engagement ring, fashion, jewellery, jewelry, jewelry business, lab grown diamonds, luxury, shopping
On this episode, show host Clark Watts talks bespoke engagement ring jewellery creation, made with Lark & Berry's disrupting cultured diamonds (aka lab grown diamonds, man made diamonds, grown diamonds). He is joined by Lark & Berry Lead Designer Emily Newman and Worldwide Head of Retail Svetlana Hristova.
March 1st, 2021 | 41 mins 59 secs
cultured diamonds, diamond mining, diamonds, fashion, fast fashion, jewellery, jewelry, lab grown diamonds, ryan light, sustainability, sustainable clothes, vegan
On this episode, we speak with Ryan Light, CEO of @pistollake - a sustainable menswear brand shipping worldwide out of Venice, CA. Ryan gave a refreshingly honest interview on the challenges sustainability-minded brands face on convincing the masses to "make the switch" - and expressed concern that, indeed, it may be impossible to change everyone's minds.
September 27th, 2020 | 26 mins 50 secs
claire hoppe, cultured diamonds, deadstock, diamond mining, diamonds, fast fashion, green washing, greenwashing, jewellery, jewelry, lab grown diamonds, sustainable fashion
The first ep in a new series where we'll be talking to fashion brand leaders and experts who utilise/support creating sustainable fashion with environmentally responsible materials.
November 12th, 2019 | 25 mins 2 secs
diamond mining, diamonds, dpa, lab grown diamonds
In this first episode of a two-part series on diamond mining controversies, we examine this past May’s heavily disputed report released by the DPA (Diamond Producers Association) claiming that mining is better for Earth than lab-creating diamonds. Part 1 features exclusive interviews with Anna-Mieke Anderson, CEO of MiaDonna and Company and Richard Garard, Secretary General of the IGDA.