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...

Craftsmanship in Diamonds: Polish & Symmetry

Diamond
A diamond's appearance is unlike any other gemstone. Many simulants try to replicate the 4 C’s of diamonds, including brightness, fire, and scintillation. The...

10 Celebrities Who Dazzle In Diamonds

Anne Hathway Diamonds
Celebrities and diamonds always seem to go hand-in-hand, at least if you have a particular eye for the precious stones. Sometimes the connection exists...

Lab-Grown vs. Mined: Is there a difference between them?

Lab-Grown
Thank you “mined diamonds.” Without you, I wouldn’t be writing this blog post today. Similar to how where you’re from influences who you are...

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...

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