35 Art-Deco Engagement Rings by A. Jaffe

35 Art-Deco Engagement Rings by A. Jaffe

MES600 – 0.45 CT Two Tone Round Milgrain Halo Engagement Ring This two tone engagement ring features a delicate pinched shank. The shank is encrusted with round pavé set diamonds and the gold halo holds natural yellow diamonds. The accent diamonds total 0.45 CT. Cost: $3,700 (excluding center diamond) MES045 – 0.88 Signature Three Row Engagement Ring This sparkling engagement ring […]

12 Incredible Engagement Ring Captures from Andi Diamond

12 Incredible Engagement Ring Captures from Andi Diamond

I recently stumbled upon Andi Diamond, a local Tampa Bay wedding photographer. Andi Diamond enjoyes capturing the wedding day and states that “photographing rings is one of the most important captures of the wedding day.” Because of her last name (Diamond), Andi “jokes that she was brought up learning how to love and adore diamonds! […]

How to Sell a Fancy Colored Diamond

How to Sell a Fancy Colored Diamond

Not everyone knows that colored diamonds exist, and many who do don’t realize purchasing one is even a viable option when looking for the perfect stone. When trying to sell a fancy colored diamond, there are a few techniques you can use to make a case for these stones. Educate yourself This may seem obvious, […]

Making a Strong Proposal with Vintage Engagement Rings

Making a Strong Proposal with Vintage Engagement Rings

Are you planning to confess your love to your beloved person in a unique style? If you are, then you may want to go for vintage style engagement rings. It is really a matter of pride to own a beautiful, unique antique jewelry. However, antique jewelry rings can be pretty expensive. Because of this, many […]

Engagment ring type: Channel Setting Evaluation

Engagment ring type: Channel Setting Evaluation

Hello, can you please tell me what kind of Band or style ring in the picture. the diamonds are gradually decreasing on the side. Reply: It appears to the be a channel setting from here. After all that’s what a channel setting does is have decreasing diamonds there on the side depending on it’s mounting. […]

16 Elegant Diamond Engagement Rings Captured by Marissa Moss

16 Elegant Diamond Engagement Rings Captured by Marissa Moss

The following eye-candy photos are from Marissa Moss. Marissa is a wonderful wedding photographer from the Tampa area. I got a chance to ask her a few questions and here was her replies about taking photos of the beautiful rings: What do you enjoy most about capturing engagement rings? it’s a photograph that i have […]

Diamond Pricing for an Emerald Shape Diamond

Diamond Pricing for an Emerald Shape Diamond

Mr.can you give me on the following characteristics diamond say what is its value; -shape emerald -color G -carat 1(0.20gr) -clarity VVS1 -dim.0,70X0,50X0,40 I am from Bosnia and Herzegovina,I would appreciate it if you could tell me its value to the market,or the price you pay for such diamonds. Reply: At the current market conditions […]

Negotiating Techniques on In-store Diamond Purchases

Negotiating Techniques on In-store Diamond Purchases

In a lot of ways, buying a diamond is like buying a house or a car. It’s a big investment, you’ll want to shop around before making a final decision, and if you’re lucky, you’ll know when you’ve found “the one.” Another similarity: you can negotiate the price. A lot of people don’t realize it’s […]

What are Conflict Diamonds and What is the Kimberley Process

What are Conflict Diamonds and What is the Kimberley Process

Conflict diamonds, or blood diamonds, are diamonds sold to fund armed conflict or a civil war. They are mined in a war zone, and the profits are used to finance an insurgency, warlords, rebel groups, or terrorists. Not only are these diamonds being used to fund wars, but the people working in the trade are […]

Choosing the Right Diamond Ring For Her Hand Shape

Choosing the Right Diamond Ring For Her Hand Shape

Getting engaged is a monumental step in a relationship. Planning the details of how you will propose, picking the ring, and hoping for the right answer…all parts of the engagement demand equal attention. However, while the moment of engagement is important, it is fleeting compared to the idea that the ring will last for the […]