Which of the diamond 4C are most important?

With such a highly technical and specific purchase like a diamond, sometimes it’s hard to differentiate between which to choose. The international language of...

4 C’s overview – Clarity

Clarity
Sometimes I just feel bad for diamonds. As if they haven’t been through enough already with the extremely high temperatures and pressures they’re subjected...

Will metal color affect the color of my diamond?

Diamond
One of the most exciting parts of shopping for fine jewelry is choosing the type of metal (Gold or Platinum), color (Yellow, Rose, or...

How to Choose the Right Diamond for You

Diamond
There may not be many situations in your life where you need to choose a diamond for yourself (or someone else). But, when this...

Will anyone be able to tell I’m wearing a Lab-Grown Diamond?

Lab-Grown Diamond
One of the largest misconceptions among shoppers today is a concern that people (family, friends, & colleagues) may be able to tell a difference...

Why does a Diamond’s Color Grade Start “D”?

Color Grade
Many people ask me why the diamond color scale starts with the letter D. It’s a great question, especially since the D to Z...

Brightness, Fire and Scintillation of diamonds

Diamonds
Today we’re going to discuss brightness, fire, and scintillation. What’s the difference? Which one’s more important? They all sound so similar, don’t they? Well, each...

Why are Diamonds measured in “Carats”?

Diamonds
When people think of Diamonds, they refer to their weight in “Carats.” Why? Because carats are a very accurate metric measurement and have an...

What is cut grade, and is “Ideal” important?

Cut Grade
Many online and local brick-and-mortar jewelry retailers have their perspective on the “most important” 4C. While doing your due diligence researching the world of...

What are Diamond Types?

Diamond Types
You may have heard of terms Type Ia or Type IIa when referencing diamonds. What do they mean? Without getting overly technical, the nitrogen...

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Diamond Mine

More than 50 tigers to be poached by Bunder diamond mine...

Very close to Panna Tiger Reserve and Navardehi Wildlife Sanctuary lies the proposed Bunder diamond mining project in Chhatarpur forests in Central India’s Madhya...