5 fantastic diamond inspired reads

Diamonds are more than fabulous fine cut jewels. They’re a dazzling chunk of modern culture. We name all sorts of things after them- songs, products and artwork. That’s not to mention books. We’ve chosen five of the best diamond reads around. And here they are: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz, F Scott Fitzgerald, 1922 … Read more…

Sell Second Hand Diamond Engagement Rings Melbourne

Second hand diamonds Unlike gold and silver, diamonds are not indexed as a tradable commodity. Their value is therefore determined by market demand. Consequently, it can be difficult to sell a second hand diamond. Second hand diamond Similar to cars, rare and unique diamonds can appreciate. However, most diamonds depreciate once they are bought. Fortunately, … Read more…

Diamond Jewellery Cleaning & Care

Diamond Jewellery Cleaning & Care  Diamond jewellery cleaning & care Diamonds are naturally occurring stones and susceptible to dirt and grime in the environment. It is important that you clean and care for your diamond jewellery. A real diamond can ordinarily be distinguished from a fake diamond because it will appear dull when it is … Read more…

Fancy Coloured Diamonds

Fancy coloured diamonds Fancy coloured diamonds In diamonds, rarity equals value. With diamonds in the normal range, value is based on the absence of colour. With fancy colour diamonds the opposite is true. The most valuable and rare fancy coloured diamonds are those with the greatest colour intensity. Pure coloured diamonds are the most valuable … Read more…

The 4c’s of Diamond Grading

The 4c’s of diamond grading The one thing almost everybody will hear when looking for a diamond ring is to consider the 4c’s of the stone. The 4c’s refer to the diamonds: Clarity Cut Colour Carat These four attributes are considered when a diamond is graded. Clarity Diamond clarity refers to the visual appearance of … Read more…

Diamond Certification what does it mean?

Diamond Certification To ensure the quality of your diamond it is highly recommended that you purchase a certified diamond. Certified diamonds are diamonds that have been graded by a gem laboratory based on the “4 C” attributes (Cut, Colour, Clarity and Carat Weight) of the stone. Globally, there are several bodies known to specialise in diamond certification. These … Read more…