Diamonds

Diamond Anatomy, Explained

When you’re shopping for a diamond, its brightness and sparkle will draw you to the jewelry counter, and keep you captivated long after you’ve made your diamond purchase. Achieving maximum brightness and sparkle requires excellent cutting technique, which is reflected in the diamond’s cut grade. Of the 4Cs, no other ‘C’ has more impact on…

Where should I sell my Diamonds?

Where should I sell my Diamonds? Like with jewelry, I believe you just have two options. Either you sell in the retail market or you sell in the wholesale market. You can try listing it in newspapers, and classifieds ads to try and reach the general public. You may also want to try to approach privates like friends and…

What is an ideal Diamond Cut?

Ask yourself this one simple question: What is an ideal Diamond Cut? Most industry professionals will say that an ideal Diamond is one that closely matches the model created by Marcel Tolkowsky. GIA breaks diamond cut grades down to several categories and even the top category contains a range of measurements that may differ from the Tolkowsky model. It…