Diamond and Engagement Ring Articles

March 16, 2016

Holiday Jewelry: What to take and How to Take it

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Deciding what kind of jewelry to take when on vacation can lead to a number of difficult decisions for the lover of all things sparkly. Packing a suitcase means being as frugal with the contents as possible, but when faced with needing pieces to wear during the day as well as when out and about in the evening, it can be a challenge to know what to include and what to leave at […]
February 23, 2016

Get Ready for 2016 in style with some Holiday Jewelry

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Deciding what kind of jewelry to take on vacation can lead to a number of difficult decisions for the lover of all things sparkly. Packing a suitcase means being as frugal with the contents as possible, but when faced with needing pieces to wear during the day as well as when out and about in the evening, it can be a challenge to know what to include and what to leave at home. […]
February 22, 2016

Diamonds : Quality Always Counts

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Romance is in the air during February with many looking to propose to loved ones during the Valentine period. With this life-changing question often comes the presentation of an engagement ring and one with a diamond is always the most popular choice. If you are on a very limited budget however, be aware of the sacrifices you could be making. Whilst there are ways to buy a great gemstone of quality by being […]
February 16, 2016

How to clean diamonds

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Whilst diamonds may be the hardest mineral known to man, they aren’t impervious to becoming dirty through day to day wear and they can still become chipped and damaged through accidental knocks. Owning any piece of diamond jewelry will last a lifetime and will look just as stunning in the decades to come as they do the day they emerge from their presentation box if they are looked after well. The key though […]
February 9, 2016

Jewelry Gifts for Women

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Buying a piece of jewelry for a special woman can mean being presented with a glittering array of options and not quite knowing which is the perfect choice. Rings, pendants, earrings, bracelets or bangles; there’s something for every occasion and a style for every fantastic woman. If you decide to buy a piece of jewelry because you want propose to the one you love, or you feel you want to show your mom […]
January 29, 2016

Unique opportunity to see famous Arkansas Esperanza Diamond

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. The 8.52 carat Esperanza diamond, found by a visitor to the Crater of Diamonds State Park, is to feature in a nationwide tour to show the public the beauty of the surprising and incredibly valuable find.
January 21, 2016

Diamond Highlights from 2015

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Diamonds for 2016 are set to be a combination of traditional elegance and the resurgence in popularity of shapes with a long history but which have not been seen in designer collections for a number of years. Let’s look back now then at the fashions of 2015 in the diamond world and as the new year begins, decide which pieces we now own which are set to become timeless classics.
January 12, 2016

Jewelry Trends for 2016

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. The end of 2015 saw the widespread wearing of stackable rings, the rise of rose gold and the growth in use of glittering colored fancy diamonds in celebrity engagement rings. Whilst these trends are carried over into the winter collections for many of the big name designers, new collections for 2016 are set to turn heads in the jewelry industry. Big, bold, colourful and lots of yellow gold are the key to the […]
January 5, 2016

Record price paid for gemstone at auction: $48.4 million for the Blue Moon Diamond

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. It was a much talked about diamond which went to auction at Sotheby’s Geneva on 11 November and the result was just as exciting as the pre-sale tension. The 12.03 carat ‘Blue Moon’ diamond was bought by a Japanese billionaire for an incredible $48.4 million; a new world record for the price paid for a gemstone.
December 18, 2015

Diamonds owned by British royalty

This page contains references to diamonds or engagement rings from different companies. Sometimes I do receive a commission when you click on links and buy the products. Queen Elizabeth II owns one of the most glorious collections of diamonds in the world and certainly perhaps the most famous gemstones of all royal families. Some of the jewelry owned is her own personal collection. but some has been handed down since Queen Victoria stipulated in her will that some pieces would only ever be passed to the next Queen and to be worn only by her. These chosen pieces were subsequently […]