- Sep 12, 2018-

Graff - Jewelry DesignerLaurence Graff began his design career in England when he was 15 years old and apprenticed to a professional jeweler. By 1960, he had founded the Graff Diamonds company. By 1962, he had multiple stores open in London’s jeweler’s district. In addition to his elaborate diamond jewelry designs, Graff is known for buying and resetting famous diamonds. Famous diamonds that he has worked with include Wallis Simpson’s Windsor Yellows set, the Wittelsbach diamond (later renamed the Wittelsbach-Graff diamond), and the Lesotho Promise diamond, a rough diamond which was 603 carats when Graff bought it