Category Archives for Diamonds

Diamond Alternatives for Modern Brides

Diamonds are forever.  The ubiquitous De Beers ad campaign is considered the most recognizable slogan of the 20th century… but is it true for you?  In this topsy turvy time of part time employment, unethical mining methods and changing tastes, we might long for something more unique; a solution for those bored to death by […]

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Our Diamond Engagement Ring Guide To Setting Types – Includes Our Favorite Finds!


One of the most important decisions you’ll make pertaining to your wedding or engagement ring will be the one that connects your stone to your band – the setting. Making your way through the masses of settings can be a confusing and overwhelming fear that adds additional and unnecessary stress to planning your big day, […]

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The 4 C’s Of Diamond Buying


The most common thing you’ll hear when shopping for a diamond ring is the reference to the 4C’s: color, clarity, cut and carat. While other factors and terms are important, and we’ll divulge those as well, knowing the 4C’s is Diamond 101. Up until the mid-20th century, there was no standard by which to judge […]

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Your Brown Diamond Buying Guide


The demand for colored diamonds has increased significantly in recent years. Instead of searching for colorless diamonds, people are now actively searching out beautiful colored diamonds. When celebrities set the trend for a colored diamond, the public soon follows suit. While many diamonds are expensive or rare, brown diamonds are still relatively affordable compared to […]

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