A 1,111-carat diamond has been discovered in a mine in southern Africa. According to the Lucara Diamond Corporation, the gem is the largest find in more than a century, and the second largest discovered in the world so far. Read more here.
We meet future brides in the gallery everyday, some are adamant about selecting their engagement ring setting and others while leaving bread crumbs as a trail, are still looking for the traditional surprise engagement proposal. We’ve complied a List of Ten Tips to help you pull off the perfect ring choice for your surprise proposal. Look [...]
Abigail Three Stone RingThe oval cut diamond is considered a Fancy Cut and is second only to the round diamond in brilliance. The shape was first cut in the 1960's and an oval cut diamond is a good choice if you like a sparkling diamond with a more unique shape. The oval cut has a tendency to visually [...]
The Jenny Baguette Halo Ring is looking gorgeous with some fall colors as a backdrop!
Engagement ring “selfies” can be an invitation to thieves, warns Jewelers Mutual, which says that jewelers might want to point out this vulnerability to their customers. Read the story here.
Two happy Laura Preshong clients recently wed in Vermont, you can see their beautiful wedding here.
A Round or Brilliant Cut diamond is the most popular cut for two reasons, it looks great on any hand shape, and when cut properly is the most sparkling of all diamond cuts. It is also the most expensive, due to the amount of diamond lost in cutting, and supply and demand. A Brilliant Cut diamond will be 25 [...]
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Why are pink diamonds so rare, simply diamonds are most common in color ranging from white, to brown and yellow. The more intense the natural color or in the case of white lack of color, the more rare and expensive the stone. Certified natural Fancy Vivid pink diamonds are the most expensive diamonds on the [...]
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