Both prong and bezel are two elegant settings that are commonly used for diamond rings. But these settings can greatly vary in terms of their features and appearance. Therefore, it is important for you to compare them when choosing an option for you. The following are some characteristics you have to consider when choosing between… Continue reading Factors To Consider When Choosing Between Prong And Bezel Settings
When it comes to engagement rings, diamond rings are people’s favorite. Diamonds have been used in engagement rings for a long time. There is no doubt that diamond rings look gorgeous but with increasing demand, affording a diamond ring is getting difficult. Affordability is the main problem why people are looking for alternatives. Many alternatives… Continue reading The Difference Between Diamonds And Moissanite
There are different factors that can affect the appeal of your diamonds including color, inclusions, blemishes, etc. Another factor that might affect the look and value of your diamonds adversely is the “bowtie” effect. But not all diamond shapes have this problem. This particular diamond flaw is found to affect elongated shapes like oval, marquise,… Continue reading What To Know About The Bowtie Effect In Diamonds
Fluorescence is a property that is said to improve the color of diamonds. However, that is not the case. While you’re unlikely to detect a difference, diamond fluorescence might actually make the diamond look worse in most lighting situations. Diamonds can sometimes sparkle or luminesce when exposed to UV light due to minute impurities. Around… Continue reading What Effects Does Diamond Fluorescence Have On The Price And Color Of Diamonds?
Diamonds are undoubtedly one of the most precious stones in the world. They are usually mined from under the earth’s crust. Many people will be surprised to know that diamonds can be created artificially also. Diamonds are usually formed miles under the earth’s crust over a period of billions of years. High temperature and high… Continue reading Reasons For Purchasing Artificial Diamonds
The gemstone for April is the scintillating, resilient and glittering diamond. Therefore, April tends to be called the diamond month. Despite being a popular product, there are several misconceptions about diamonds in the market. Here, we will bust some of those myths so that you can make more informed decisions about purchasing or investing in… Continue reading Busting Some Diamond Investment-Related Misconceptions
When you seek diamond rings one day, you might even want to visit a nearby grocery for peanut butter instead of a jewelry shop. Why? Because German scientist Dan Frost found that it is possible to convert peanut butter into diamonds under some conditions. It only requires simulating the conditions in the mantle of the… Continue reading Can One Make Diamonds With Peanut Butter?
Over the last few years, lab-grown diamonds have gained in popularity and are now a viable option when looking for a diamond ring. However, many people are not sure whether it is a good idea. A synthetic diamond created in a laboratory may not fit your romantic expectations. However, spend a few minutes learning about… Continue reading Is Lab-Grown Diamond A Better Alternative To Natural Diamond?
There are several ways used to differentiate between fake diamonds and real ones. Fog test, heat test, etc. are some of the simple methods used to identify real diamonds from fake ones. However, these methods are not considered 100% reliable. But the invention of diamond testers made it possible to identify between fake and real… Continue reading What To Know About The Working Of Diamond Testers
Buying diamonds from online stores is a far better option when compared to buying them from physical stores. Even though purchasing gemstones from online jewelers is more affordable, a lot of people are still hesitant to do it because of the lack of knowledge and fear of encountering fraud. You can have a lot of… Continue reading What To Know When Buying Diamonds Online?