The Colorful World of Diamonds

By Emily on Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 in Diamond, Informational. No Comments

Chances are that when you think of diamonds, colorless gemstones come to mind. But did you know that diamonds can be found in every color of the rainbow? Exceedingly rarer than diamonds in the D-Z color range, fancy colored diamonds account for only one out of every 10,000 carats of fashioned diamonds. While brown and… Read More


Diamond Milimeter to Carat Weight Conversion

By Emily on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 in Diamond. No Comments

Chances are you’ve heard of the 4 Cs. A diamond’s cut, color, clarity, and carat weight all determine its value, but if there’s one characteristic that the general public pays the most attention to, it’s carat weight. Like its name implies, carat weight refers to the weight of a particular gemstone. One carat equals approximately… Read More


Lab Grown Diamonds

By Emily on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 in Diamond, Informational. No Comments

Love them or hate them, lab grown diamonds are becoming more prevalent in today’s fine jewelry world. These diamonds have the same chemical makeup and appearance as natural diamonds, but have different origins. While natural diamonds were formed about 100 miles below the earth’s surface roughly one to three billion years ago, lab grown diamonds… Read More


5 Diamond Buying Mistakes

By Emily on Wednesday, July 8th, 2020 in Diamond, Engagement Rings. No Comments

Whether you’re searching for a diamond engagement ring or are considering purchasing another type of jewelry, shopping for diamonds is fun and exciting. These gems offer a beauty and sparkle that is incomparable to any other gemstone. For both sentimental and monetary reasons, buying a diamond is often one of the biggest purchases you’ll make… Read More


Diamond Buying Tips

By Emily on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 in Diamond, Guides. No Comments

Diamonds are considered by many to be the most beautiful gemstone in the world. They’re exquisite, long-lasting, and make a statement unlike any other gemstone. Whether you’re looking for a diamond engagement ring or another piece of diamond jewelry, you’re going to want to find the best value possible. Here are our tips you should… Read More


Diamond Weight vs. Size

By Emily on Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 in Diamond, Informational. No Comments

While a diamond’s cut, color, and clarity are all important characteristics to consider when purchasing a diamond, many individuals pay particularly close attention to the diamond’s size. Typically, the larger the diamond, the more valuable it will be and the more sparkle it will have. A diamond’s carat weight is often referenced when gauging a… Read More


Where to Buy a Diamond: Online vs. In-store

By Emily on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 in Diamond. No Comments

Whether you’re looking to purchase an engagement ring for the first time or want to upgrade an existing jewelry piece with a nicer diamond, you’re going to want to find the best possible diamond within your budget. So where should you look to find this diamond? Well, two options are your local jewelry store or… Read More


How to Select the Right Diamond

By Emily on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 in Diamond, Engagement Rings, Guides. No Comments

For many individuals, shopping for a diamond engagement ring is one of the first larger purchases they’ll have to make. Diamonds come in all shapes, sizes, and qualities so it can be a little daunting to make sure you find the perfect diamond within your budget. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Just follow… Read More


Rose Cut Diamonds

By Emily on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 in Diamond, Informational. No Comments

Lovers of vintage inspired jewelry can’t get enough of rose cut diamonds. The cut, which dates back to the 1500s, features anywhere from three to twenty-four facets. Like their name implies, rose cut diamonds resemble the unfolding petals of a rose bud. Most popular during the Georgian and Victorian eras, rose cut diamonds lack the… Read More