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The Rise of the Push Present

Swollen ankles, morning sickness that lasts all day, excruciating labor — pregnancy is seriously hard work, even when it goes smoothly. So it’s surprising that it took so long for the concept of the push present — a gift that a partner gives to the mother of his new baby — to really catch on. […]

By |May 5th, 2017|Diamonds|Comments Off on The Rise of the Push Present

The Rare Pink Diamond: The Most Expensive Diamond on the Market

A new world record was recently set for the most expensive diamond in the world. After just a few minutes of bidding, a 5.9 carat diamond known as Pink Star sold at auction for $71 million. The successful buyer was renowned jewelry retailer Chow Tai Fook, based in Hong Kong.
The History of the Pink Star
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By |April 14th, 2017|Rare Diamonds, Diamonds|Comments Off on The Rare Pink Diamond: The Most Expensive Diamond on the Market

4 Things You Need To Know Before Buying Diamonds

Are you searching for the perfect diamond for your engagement ring? Selecting the right diamond is a surprisingly emotional decision. While knowing the 4 Cs of diamond quality is an important step of the buying process, there are a number of other factors involved in picking out the right stone. So, before you put a ring on it, make […]

By |April 7th, 2017|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on 4 Things You Need To Know Before Buying Diamonds

Choosing A Setting: What you need to know

A diamond engagement ring is a genuine and lasting expression of love. It’s exciting to pick out the perfect diamond, but did you know that choosing the right ring setting can be just as important as choosing the diamond itself? The setting of your ring directly contributes to the overall beauty of the ring by […]

By |March 31st, 2017|Diamonds|Comments Off on Choosing A Setting: What you need to know

The Gorgeous Rings of The Bachelor

After twenty-one seasons The Bachelor is still going strong!  The latest season ended with the engagement of Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi. In a finale ceremony designed to make even the most cynic melt, Nick proposed to Vanessa with an absolutely gorgeous 3.75 round-cut diamond ring. “I knew immediately which one was perfect for her,” Nick Viall told […]

By |March 24th, 2017|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on The Gorgeous Rings of The Bachelor

The Kimberley Process: Revolutionizing the way the world purchases diamonds

Public outcry about diamond-fueled violence led to the establishment of the Kimberley Process (KP) in 2013. The Kimberley Process is an international diamond certification program. Fifty-four participants from 81 countries participate in the KP, including civilian and industry observers. In the U.S., the State Department coordinates its implementation pursuant to the Clean Diamond Trade Act […]

By |February 10th, 2017|Diamonds|Comments Off on The Kimberley Process: Revolutionizing the way the world purchases diamonds

How to propose on Christmas

Twinkling lights, stockings hung on the mantle and presents beneath the tree. Christmas – it’s the most wonderful time of the year! And what better way to celebrate it than by proposing to the love of your life? Pulling off the perfect Christmas proposal can be tricky, but here are five fun ideas to inspire […]

By |December 9th, 2016|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on How to propose on Christmas

Best Gifts For The Holiday

Looking for the ideal holiday gift to surprise the love of your life? The gift of fine diamond jewelry will always bring a smile. Unlike many presents, a piece of jewelry is a true gift from the heart. From bold and dramatic to classic and understated, diamonds never lose their universal appeal. If you’ve decided […]

By |December 2nd, 2016|Diamonds|Comments Off on Best Gifts For The Holiday

5 Reasons Why Buying a EGL Certified Diamond is a Big Mistake

Of the five worldwide laboratories that certify diamonds, two are the best known – the  Gemological Institute of America (GIA) and the European Gemological Laboratory (EGL). GIA was the first to create the 4Cs of diamond quality, and it’s now the universal method for assessing the quality of all diamonds. However, you may be surprised […]

By |November 4th, 2016|Diamonds|Comments Off on 5 Reasons Why Buying a EGL Certified Diamond is a Big Mistake

Do Millennials buy diamonds?

Last year Millennials spent $26 billion on diamonds representing an impressive 41% of the diamond sales in the U.S. alone. In its latest Diamond Insight Report, De Beers points out this is more than any other generation. And, despite some recent assertions that millennials do not buy diamonds, the De Beers report strongly suggests otherwise. It’s often […]

By |October 14th, 2016|Diamonds|Comments Off on Do Millennials buy diamonds?