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The differences in cushion cut diamonds

Cushion cut diamonds are one of the most appealing stones on the market. They wow crowds with their brilliance and make standout centerpieces on both contemporary and vintage pieces.  But what is a cushion cut diamond? It refers to the how the diamond is cut.  When cushion diamonds first hit the market, they were cut using step […]

July 22, 2016

Easy Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. While it might be a little late in the game to get the ball rolling on a custom jewelry piece, there are plenty creative gifts you can get your loved one that they will cherish forever. Sure, you might think flowers, candy, and stuffed animals are cliché, but […]

January 29, 2016

Proposing during the holidays

The holiday season offers an elegant touch of romance, making it a popular time to pop the question to loved ones everywhere. From proposing around Christmas to waiting until the strike of the New Year, there are so many different opportunities. However, in order to truly make it special, you need to consider a few […]

December 25, 2015

1,111 Carat Diamond Just Found

You don’t have to be a geologist to marvel in awe at a diamond almost the size of a tennis ball. A 1,111-carat diamond was recently discovered by Lucara Diamond Corporation at the Karowe Mine in Botswana. Lucara explains, “It is the second largest gem-quality diamond to be recovered through a modern processing facility,” making […]

November 30, 2015

The Importance Of Insuring Your Jewelry

When it comes to jewelry we are often so focused on designing a one-of-a-kind piece, choosing the perfect gemstone, and setting that we overlook the importance of insuring these precious items. A lot of folks assume that fine jewelry is covered under their homeowners insurance policy, but unfortunately this is often not the case. When […]

November 27, 2015

Get To Know Your Diamonds

Diamonds are most often associated with beauty and love, and certainly, glimmering earrings, engagement rings and studded bracelets are worthy of these associations. But, there is a much more to these incredible gems than what meets the eye. Let’s dive into the fascinating world of diamonds. Diamond Formation First, a quick background: About 100 miles […]

November 2, 2015