Can I tell where my (mined) diamond came from?

Diamond
You may be wondering if it’s possible to determine the geographic origin of a diamond. Doing so would be a great way of shedding light...

Diamond to Ore Ratio

Diamond Ore
Ratios are a great way to reduce large numbers into terms easier to understand. While certainly not a romantic equation, it’s likely you’ve never...

Seven Common Myths About Diamonds

Diamonds
#1: DIAMONDS TAKE BILLIONS OF YEARS TO FORM Diamonds do not take "billions of years to form or crystallize" in the earth and nothing scientific...

Graff Diamonds buys largest uncut diamond – Lesedi la Rona

Lesedi la Rona
The second largest ever to be mined and the largest uncut diamond, Lesedi la Rona was unearthed by Lucara Diamond Corp. in November 2015. It...

Massive pink diamond discovered by Alrosa

Pink diamond
The rarity and uniqueness of colored diamonds has attracted miners and buyers alike. While Argyle diamonds mine in Australia is known as the largest...

Diamond rain present in the interiors of Uranus & Neptune created...

Diamond rain
Diamonds have long been known to be made by the chemical changes that happen in carbon because of the high pressure and temperature. Little...

The colored diamonds of Argyle Diamond Mine

Argyle Everglow
A colored diamond is as rare as 1 in 10,000. They are formed when impurities like hydrogen, boron or nitrogen gets trapped inside the...

No buyers for the largest uncut diamond ‘Lesedi La Rona’

Largest uncut diamond
The current positon of the largest rough diamond is held by ‘Lesedi La Rona’ a whopping 1,109 carat uncut diamond mined by Lucara Diamond...

How enigma of diamond prices is ripping off consumers

Diamond Price
Yes, you read that right, the famous maxim about diamonds to be the best friend has lost some sparkle, at least when it comes...

Why millennials are going for experiences over diamonds?

Millenials
Millennials are opting out over the idea of buying diamond engagement rings. Instead, they want to spend their money over experiences such as travelling...

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