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Where Do Diamonds Come From? (The Simple Version)

The creation of diamonds is a complex endeavor, so complex that experts can’t even agree on what type of carbon they’re made from. Most people think diamonds are made from coal, but that’s been repeatedly proven as very unlikely.

With all of the big terms and scientific jargon around diamonds, we wanted to take a second […]

By |December 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Where Do Diamonds Come From? (The Simple Version)

5 Things You Should Never Do To A Wedding Ring

Everyone has irrational fears about losing their wedding ring at some point. Although some of those fears are a little misguided, it is good to know the common situations in which you should take your ring off. Aside from your ring being eaten by a bear, here are the most situations in which you should […]

By |December 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Things You Should Never Do To A Wedding Ring

The Most Popular Diamond Alternatives

Although they’re the dominating gemstone in the world of rings, diamonds aren’t for everyone. Whether you’re looking to go against the mold, model a ring after a specific birthstone or simply like the aesthetics of a different gem, there are plenty of alternatives. Below are 3 of the most popular alternatives you’ll find today:
Tanzanite
Tanzanite features […]

By |November 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Most Popular Diamond Alternatives

How to tell if a diamond is high quality

When your significant other has that ring on their finger, the quality is a reflection of the entirety of your time together. That ring encapsulates the entire history you have with them and it should shine as brightly as your marriage will. It can be hard, however, to tell at a first glance if a […]

By |November 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to tell if a diamond is high quality

How To Take Care Of Your Engagement Ring

That sparkle that your ring had when it first slid on your finger doesn’t have to disappear. Between the toughness of Diamonds and the care that we’ll put into making your custom ring, there’s no reason for it’s brilliance to fade over time.

To combat the daily wear your ring will get, make sure to do […]

By |November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How To Take Care Of Your Engagement Ring

4 Ways to Cut Engagement Ring Cost Without Sacrificing Quality

Getting engaged is one of the most exciting moments in a couples life. But the stress that comes with purchasing a very expensive diamond engagement ring, especially if you do not have the ability to drop mega-bucks on a ring, can often put a damper on the whole thing. Thankfully, it is possible to buy […]

By |October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 4 Ways to Cut Engagement Ring Cost Without Sacrificing Quality

5 Mistakes Men Make When Purchasing Diamond Jewelry

Buying jewelry can be an intimidating prospect for many men, and that often leads to mistakes and overspending. Whether you are buying a pair of diamond earrings for your wife or choosing an engagement ring for your soon-to-be fiance, it is important to avoid these common mistakes.

 

Mistake #1 Failing to Educate Yourself

Jewelry is a specialized […]

By |October 12th, 2018|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on 5 Mistakes Men Make When Purchasing Diamond Jewelry

A Royal Auction to Watch For This Fall

Every now and then, an auction comes along that takes the world’s breath away. This November, Sotheby’s will feature one that could transfix even the most sophisticated of collectors. The Royal Jewels from the Bourbon-Parme Family. This is the first time in nearly 200 years that this collection will be available for public view, providing […]

By |October 4th, 2018|Diamonds|Comments Off on A Royal Auction to Watch For This Fall

Shining Stars: The 70th Annual Emmys Brings Out The Bling!

Audiences were blinded by more than justs the glitz and glamour of the 70th Annual Emmys this year. The stars were out, and their bodies adorned with some of the most brilliant diamonds in the world. Inspired by the old Hollywood glamour of yesteryear, the stars showed off their bling with pride.

Whether you didn’t […]

By |September 21st, 2018|Diamonds|Comments Off on Shining Stars: The 70th Annual Emmys Brings Out The Bling!

The Secrets of Diamond Cutting

Have you heard the phrase ” a diamond in the rough”? If you are unfamiliar with the phrase, it is often used to describe someone who is generally of good character but lacks style or polish. This phrase was inspired by the process of taking a raw diamond into the brilliant multi-faceted diamonds we covet […]

By |September 14th, 2018|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on The Secrets of Diamond Cutting