Diamond Color Charts – is your perception accurate?

Diamond Color Charts - test your perception of diamond color.

Thousands of people buy diamonds online every day, and the vast majority will choose a diamond color based upon an inaccurate perception of diamond color. Reading this article will dramatically improve your understanding and perception of diamond color.

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Brian Gavin Coupon Signature Diamonds!

Brian Gavin coupon code, BGD Signature princess and cushion cut diamonds, April 2016

Looking for the perfect graduation gift? This Brian Gavin Coupon Code will save you 10% off the price of BGD Signature melee weighing 0.20 – 0.25 carats. That’s perfect for earrings or a pendant! Maybe even side stones for that three stone ring you’ve always wanted? It doesn’t always have to be about them…

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187.7 carat Foxfire Diamond almost CRUSHED

Rio Tinto Foxfire 187.7 carat rough diamond, photo courtesy of Bloomberg media

The 187.7 carat Foxfire Diamond was Practically CRUSHED to Death at the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada! And it’s possible that other diamonds just like it get Smashed to Smithereens all the time! Can you even imagine?

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Violet Diamond Unveiled by Rio Tinto

Argyle Violet Diamond, photo courtesy Rio Tinto

This 2.83 carat, oval brilliant cut, violet diamond has just been unveiled by Rio Tinto. The diamond was unearthed at the Argyle Diamond Mine in Western Australia. It will be the centerpiece of the annual pink diamond tender.

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Where can I buy hearts and arrows diamonds?

Where can I buy hearts and arrows diamonds online

“Where can I buy hearts and arrows diamonds online? I just saw a stunning Hearts on Fire diamond at a local retailer. Now I can’t imagine settling for anything less. The visual performance is amazing. The sparkle is incredible. Unfortunately, the price was staggering. I just finished reading your review of the Hearts on Fire store […]

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Blue Nile Boycotts South Dakota

Blue Nile stops shipping to South Dakota

Residents of South Dakota will no longer be able to buy from Blue Nile, due to the decision of Blue Nile to Boycott South Dakota in response to a new state law that requires online vendors to collect sales tax. This law is in direct opposition to Federal Law upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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James Allen vs Brian Gavin Diamonds

James Allen vs Brian Gavin, hearts and arrows diamond reviews

Trying to decide which brand of hearts and arrows diamond to buy? This bout between James Allen vs Brian Gavin will teach you what to look for in a hearts and arrows diamond. What a proper hearts and arrows pattern should look like, and what is not quite hearts and arrows.

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Diamond Month is April

Diamond month cards Brian Gavin

Diamond month officially kicks off today! That’s a big deal for those of us with a passion for diamonds! Brian Gavin celebrated by launching a really cool infographic that explores the different types of diamonds. Very creative approach to explaining their Signature diamonds.

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Engagement Ring Ideas Blue Nile

Inspired engagement ring ideas, build your own Blue Nile

Diamonds are an integral part of my daily life. I spend a great deal of time focusing upon diamonds, thinking about diamonds, searching for diamonds, and discussing them in great detail. Industry friends and I share links to articles and diamond related video back and forth via the various instant messaging services. Sometimes a good portion […]

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Joan Rivers Private Collection goes to auction

Joan Rivers private jewelry diamond collection Christies Auction, June 2016

Christie’s has announced that it will auction the Private Collection of Joan Rivers this June. I have to wonder what the legendary Joan Rivers would have said about her “Private Collection” being offered up at auction. No doubt, the very thought would have provided her with an endless amount of material. She was well known […]

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