Why Diamond Rings Are Used For Engagement

You may often hear the phrases, “A Diamond is Forever”, or “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend”. Where do they come from and how did we associate diamond with a commitment between two people and marriage? A Brief History of Diamond Rings The history of diamond rings actually dates back in the 1400s Roman era…

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What Does My Diamond Grade Mean?

Like a house, a car, or a stock, diamonds are an investment. Whenever we invest our dollars into anything, we want to be certain that we are getting the value we paid for. That is why diamonds are graded. Like a snowflake, no two diamonds are the same. Each rock being its own unique entity makes…

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Are Diamond Rings an Investment?

There are plenty of arguments for and against whether diamond rings are an investment. The general consensus is that diamond rings are not an investment. In fact, there is plenty of argument and support to discredit the myth of a diamond being having any re-saleable value at all. What is an investment? Some believe that…

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Why Diamonds Have Different Colors

Who wouldn’t love some diamonds? Not only are they dainty jewelry, but they also signify wealth. That said they don’t come cheap. Currently, colored diamonds have increasingly become desirable and they are pocket-friendly. Begging the question, why do diamonds have different colors? 1. Natural Diamonds Diamonds in their purest and natural state appear transparent/colorless. The…

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