Mind-Blowing Facts about Diamonds

Mind-Blowing Facts about Diamonds

Diamonds are always a woman’s favorite, and no matter how many you have, you will always want more of these beauties. Those who, aside amassing diamonds, are also interested to learn more about these stones have a bounty to bag. Listed here are some rare facts about diamonds that are news to most people. Unless […]

Ways to Wear a Brooch

Ways to Wear a Brooch

Whether you are one of the lucky few to bequeath a startling brooch from your family line or have acquired one at an auction, you will prize a brooch like no other ornament. That’s because a brooch is priceless. It’s sophisticated, swoon-worthy and beautiful to say the least. Although a thing that was worn once […]

A Guide to Buying Cushion Cut Diamonds

A Guide to Buying Cushion Cut Diamonds

Cushion-cut diamonds are a popular choice of gems for engagement rings nowadays. While other fancy cuts are rising quickly to popularity, cushion cut remains to be one of the most elegant cuts for diamonds. The pillow shaped cut as it is also known as is perceived as a symbol of never-ending love in the jewelry […]

Emerald-Cut Diamonds, for Engagement Rings

Emerald-Cut Diamonds, for Engagement Rings

This year, the diamond cut that has outranked all other styles to come first in the list of most popular engagement ring cuts is the emerald cut. The Favorite of High-Profile Romances A little survey that was carried out some time back strongly indicated that celebrities prefer the emerald cut for their engagement rings to […]

The 5 Most Expensive Gems Ever

The 5 Most Expensive Gems Ever

Gems are a big part of our history. They were worshipped by pagans, treasured by the royals and venerated by astrologers. These precious stones once believed to be gifts from Gods are now sold at sky-high rates in stores. Over the years, miners have exploited wealth of gems from the core of our planet to […]

How to Avoid Jewelry Caused Skin Stains

How to Avoid Jewelry Caused Skin Stains

Skin rashes from allergic reactions caused by contact of metals is common. But sometimes our body reacts chemically with our ornaments that results not in allergies, but in the infamous skin staining. The nature of stains depends on the kind of metal in question. Some precious metals are hypoallergenic while others are not. Some metals […]

What Causes a 1 Carat Diamond to Vary so Widely in Price?

What Causes a 1 Carat Diamond to Vary so Widely in Price?

Some of you may know this already that a 1 carat round-cut diamond is more expensive than princess-cut diamond of the same carat. The price differences between stones of similar sizes can be credited to the complex pricing process of diamonds. If you find this confusing, its because it really is. Learning a little about […]

Diamond Shapes That Have a Distinctly Slenderizing Effect

Diamond Shapes That Have a Distinctly Slenderizing Effect

There are tens of diamond shapes, some classic, some vintage, others more recent. With variable popularity quotient, these shapes appeal to select sections of the mass. While some shapes have takers in all age groups, there are some that are coveted by the younger generation alone, and some more favorite among the older generations. But […]

Rose Gold or Yellow Gold, Which Is Better?

Rose Gold or Yellow Gold, Which Is Better?

The contest between rose and yellow gold has reached a boiling point. As more and more buyers find themselves going back and forth between the two kinds, some are unaltered in their fidelity towards the older version of gold. Amidst all this, a new branch of enthusiasts have emerged who are taking the obsession for […]