Engagement Rings

The purchase of an engagement ring is a large and important purchase. Instructions on selecting diamond clarity, diamond resources, location for diamonds, and more.

yellow diamond engagement ring

Yellow Diamond Engagement Rings: It’s All About Color!

An increasingly popular option, yellow diamond engagement rings are the perfect way to showcase her individuality and style, while symbolizing happiness, joy and prosperity. Yellow Diamond Engagement Rings   Most diamonds are essentially colorless, and it is preferred to have as few traces of yellow or brown coloring as possible. However, when a yellow diamond …

Yellow Diamond Engagement Rings: It’s All About Color! Read More »

diamond solitaire rings

Diamond Solitaire Rings: Simply Elegant

Out of all the engagement rings, the diamond solitaire is undoubtedly the most popular choice among women. They are classic and simple, yet strikingly sophisticated and versatile.   Diamond Solitaire Rings: The Basics The term solitaire means alone and in jewelry terminology, this means that the diamond stands alone. This style of engagement ring essentially …

Diamond Solitaire Rings: Simply Elegant Read More »

Engagement Rings

Engagement Rings: How to Shop Like A Pro

Shopping for Engagement Rings These days, there is a lot of information online about engagement rings and diamonds. When buying a ring, you will want it to be beautiful and endure forever. How much to spend is usually the biggest consideration for most couples. Although the notion of spending two months salary is a popular …

Engagement Rings: How to Shop Like A Pro Read More »

diamond appraisals

The Inside Story on Diamond Appraisals and ‘Tolerance’

A certification of a diamond is not the same as an appraisal.  After a diamond is certified (by GIA, AGS, IGI, EGI), it arrives at a jeweler’s store.  Diamond appraisals can be performed by anyone, and currently does not require any training, education, or licenses.  They are often performed by the salesman, the same one …

The Inside Story on Diamond Appraisals and ‘Tolerance’ Read More »