The Diamond Reserve Blog

How To Spot A Fake: Pearls

Along with taking a closer look at each month’s birthstone, which we just did for June, we’re also going to be doing a series of how to spot fakes. We’ll

June’s Birthstones

June is a special month. It’s different from most of the other months because it actually gets two birthstones; one of which is extremely popular (but don’t get too jealous

Signifying your growth: Ideas for newlyweds

A ring is one of many ways to mark the beginning of your journey together. As couples dig further and further into their spirituality and creativity, they’re coming up with

King Tut’s Jewelry: Made By Meteors

King Tut, also known as Tutankhamun, famously ruled over Egypt over 3 millennia ago. In the 1920s, an archaeologist by the name of Howard Carter discovered his tomb and opened

What Would Happen If You Melted Diamonds

We’re used to seeing diamonds in their solid state. They’re used for their beauty and don’t have much use as a plasma, liquid or gas. A lot of people are

The Largest Faceted Gemstone in History

Years ago in Brazil, an unfaceted Emerald weighing 1,900,00 carats was mined and found to have an estimated value of $400 million. Of course, the owner decided to sell it

How To Hunt For Diamonds

Outside of stores, diamonds aren’t very accessible. Due to their value, any real diamond sources have been swallowed up. However, many people wonder: if you really wanted to, could you

How hard is it to smash a diamond?

One of the most common misnomers regarding diamonds is that people think they’re impossible to break. They reference it being one of the hardest materials on earth and assume you

Does Weight Loss Affect Ring Size?

We all want to look our best for the big day. Men and women alike around the world are dieting, hitting the gym and logging some miles to try get