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How to Set Your Engagement Ring Budget

July 21st, 2017|

When planning to wed the person you love, it is tempting to splash out on an engagement ring with a huge diamond. However, this approach to engagement ring shopping can leave you with a tiny […]

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How to Pick the Right Ring for the Groom

July 18th, 2017|

The engagement ring usually takes center stage. But once the proposal has been accepted, the couple has to decide on the wedding bands. Like women, men have their own personal taste and preferences. When shopping […]

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Christina Perri Is Engaged!

July 17th, 2017|

No longer the owner of a “Jar of ( broken) Hearts” pop singer Christina Perri announced her engagement to boyfriend. Paul Constabile.  

On June 22, Christina Perri made a startling and joyful announcement on her […]

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Thinking About Engagement Series #1 —Shape vs. Cut — What Is the Difference?

June 30th, 2017|

When it comes to determining the value of diamond experts refer to the four C’s of diamond quality as identified by the GIA.  What do the four C’s stand for?  Cut, Clarity, Color, and Carat. […]

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The History of the Emerald Cut Diamond

June 28th, 2017|

Like many of the best discoveries in history, using the emerald cut technique for diamonds came about by accident. Originally developed for its namesake gemstone to help minimize damage during and after the cutting process, […]

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A Rise in Indian Diamonds: What Does It Mean?

June 19th, 2017|

As of 2016, India is now the second largest exporter of diamonds in the world. China is the world’s foremost importer of diamonds making up to 31.8 percent of the market. India’s export of diamonds […]

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How to Spot a Fake Diamond a Mile Away

June 16th, 2017|

Whether you are in the market for an engagement ring or a custom piece of jewelry for yourself or a loved one, there is nothing like an investment in quality diamonds. But even savvy buyers […]

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Natural Diamonds vs. Lab Grown Diamonds

June 9th, 2017|

Are lab grown diamonds an enticingly affordable alternative to natural diamonds, or a waste of money? Before you reach for a bargain, you need to be aware of the downsides of lab-grown diamonds. Let’s take […]

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