Diamonds are much treasured and have a very important place in the gemological history of the world. Battles have been fought over them, human beings have killed and died for them. They have been
After much deliberation and changes of heart as to whether to sell its mining interests or to float them on the Stock Exchange, Global miner Rio Tinto has decided not to sell its diamond min
At No. 2 of the World's Most Expensive Diamonds is the Sancy Diamond, a gem so valuable that its monetry value is un-estimated. A beautiful pale yellow diamond of 55.23 carats (11.05 grams), the cu
Today, we start our count down of the world's top ten most expensive diamonds. Women love diamonds - fact. And diamonds are ageless. It doesn't matter whether you're a young woman just about to
Marilyn Monroe sang, 'Diamonds are a girls best friend' and it would seem that she was absolutely right all those years ago. The value of diamonds is set to rocket if you believe Shlomo Tidhar, the
Our recent posts have covered the 4Cs - the grading standard that diamond grading laboratories such as GIA and HRD use when examining and grading diamonds.
As a reminder - when purchasing a diamond
We began the 4Cs in our last post, looking at the grading of colour within a diamond. This post is another of the 4Cs ~ the Cut, possibly the most overlooked of the 4Cs.
The diamond cut refers to
Although you may think the contrary, buying diamonds online is the best way to purchase your dream diamond engagement ring. You may be wondering why.
The answer is that all diamonds offered on li
Most diamond retailers carry pre-designed rings, diamond engagement rings, diamond wedding bands and diamond jewellery in their collections. One of the most exciting experiences is to choose your ow