Diamond and Engagement Ring Articles

December 10, 2015

Matching an engagement ring to your lifestyle

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. When you’re shopping for an engagement ring, personal choice will obviously be high on the list when looking at the different metals and gemstones. A less obvious consideration though is your lifestyle and how the ring will fit in with this; both when at work and when socializing with friends or relaxing at home.
December 8, 2015

Stacking rings: How to wear them to the best effect

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. Stacking rings is a great way to have a number of pieces of jewelry which can be added to the finger as a way to mark important milestones in life. From graduation through to eternity rings or pieces to mark the birth of a child, many see ring stacking as a snapshot of life told through the story of the bands and gemstones on their hand.
December 1, 2015

Top diamond cuts 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. As the end of the year approaches and fashion experts look to predict the trends for 2016, one area of attention is always focused on jewelry and in particular the cuts of diamond which will grace future heirloom pieces. The cut of a diamond will determine the overall beauty of the gem and whilst the other three ‘C’s (clarity, color and carat) are just as important, the cut gives the diamond the desired […]
November 25, 2015
Black Diamonds

The beauty of the mysterious black 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. Opulent, desirable and surrounded by an air of chic mystery, black diamonds are less known about than their clear and colorless cousins. Absorbing light to give a deeply intense look, they are prized by both collectors and those who want to wear jewelry with an unusual design. What are black diamonds? Black diamonds are the same as clear ones except for the way they have been formed. The mesmorizing color is created by […]
November 16, 2015

The increasing popularity of colored 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. Seen on the fingers of celebrities set in stunning engagement rings, colored diamonds have become incredibly popular over the last 5 years. Just as rare and desirable as their colorless cousins, only 1 in 10,000 mined diamonds has a natural color to it and the industry name for this kind of gem is a fancy colored diamond.
October 27, 2015

Selecting a Ritani Ring Setting

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. Every sector has its own flagship product.  In the diamond industry the heart and arrows diamond is the masterpiece of all gems.  Discovered by the Japanese this is a diamond that has been cut with precise care and attention to achieve the crème de la crème of diamonds. How did the heart and arrow diamond emerge? Diamond cutting can be considered as a work of art.  Just like artistry diamond cutters look to […]
October 20, 2015
Round Brilliant Cut Diamond

The Round Cut Brilliant 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 enduring beauty of the round cut brilliant diamond Across the centuries, fashions come and fashions go. This is as true with cuts of diamonds as it is with clothing, but there are some classic styles which are always popular because of their exquisite design and beauty. One such perennial is the round cut brilliant diamond. Whatever the intended piece of jewelry, this cut remains the most popular option head and shoulders above […]