Diamond rattling inside another diamond unearthed in Russia

Diamond
At the world’s largest diamond mining company ALROSA's Nyubra mining and processing division in Yakutia region, Russia, a truly rare and first in the...

Use buzzwords when shopping for a diamond’s clarity grade

Diamond
Sometimes it can feel like searching for a needle in a haystack when it comes to shopping for diamonds. The diamond industry hasn’t made...

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...

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...

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...

Why Lab-Grown Diamonds are also Forever

Lab-grown Diamond
Diamonds are the number one gemstone choice for engagement rings, wedding bands, and the centerpiece of many famous jewelry pieces.   Ever wonder why “diamonds are...

Chow Tai Fook joins De Beers’ Tracr

Tracr
In a previous article, we discussed the De Beer’s new blockchain programme aimed at providing clarity to a diamond’s journey, and ensuring its ethical...

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