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Save up to 10% off Brian Gavin Signature Diamond Earring Sale

Looking for last minute gifts? Want them in time for the Holiday? Purchase a a pair of classic Martini diamond stud earrings in 14K white or yellow gold with a pair of Brian Gavin Signature diamonds, and… Friday Dec, 12 Use Code LMG147 to receive up to 10%* OFF the diamond & setting Saturday Dec, 13 […]

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“Blue Velvet” Brian Gavin Blue Fluorescent Diamond Review

I took one look at this 2.296 carat, E-color, VS-1 clarity, Brian Gavin Blue diamond with strong blue fluorescence and immediately found myself singing “She wore blue velvet…” because the combination of the E-color and my experience with strong blue fluorescent diamonds invoked a kind of deep emotion that had to be expressed. I just […]

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What is the allure of halo settings? Are halo settings a fad? How popular will they be in a year?

My girlfriend likes the Belle split halo setting from Brian Gavin, however I’m concerned that halo settings are just a fad. Do you think we’d be better off with a timeless classic like the Tiffany knife edge solitaire? What is the allure of halo settings anyway? I know that they’re really popular right now, but I feel like […]

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Will a J color diamond look yellow set in an 18k rose gold halo engagement ring?

“Hi Todd, I’ve really enjoyed reading your web site and am learning a lot about diamonds. One of the options which I am considering is the round square halo setting from Brian Gavin in 18k rose gold, set with a J color diamond because my girlfriend has indicated that she prefers diamonds with warmer tones. […]

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Perception of diamond value. Deciding which ideal cut diamond to buy…

Hi! I’m looking for a diamond that has the most value. Preferably 1.40 – 1.99 carats, VS-2 – SI-1 clarity, F color. It does not have to be hearts & arrows, but it must be an ideal cut diamond. Would appreciate any recommendations that you can provide! Thanks so much! — Melissa Thank you for […]

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Best Round Diamond for 7k – 10k, Deciding between Blue Nile, Costco, BGD and CBI Ideal Cut Diamonds

Hi Todd, I’m trying to find an engagement ring around the 7k – 10k range that is at least 1 ctw for the center stone. I have been looking all over the place and am a little worried about ordering from Blue Nile because I like to see what I’m buying before I actually buy […]

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Getting Engaged for New Year’s! One Carat Diamond Solitaire Engagement Rings

Hi Todd, I’m planning on proposing to my girlfriend on New Year’s Eve and would appreciate some help because I seem to be stuck in a state of analysis paralysis, thanks in part to the information provided on your web site. What I’m looking for is a one carat round diamond solitaire engagement ring in […]

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Should I go with Medium Blue or Strong Blue Fluorescence in H color diamond?

Hi Todd, I’ve been reading your blog for several weeks and have found the information which you provide to be extremely helpful. I’m trying to select the best option between two diamonds cut by Brian Gavin, an H color diamond with medium blue fluorescence and an H color diamond with strong blue fluorescence, I’m hoping […]

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Which Halo engagement ring should I choose? Brian Gavin, High Performance Diamonds, or Ritani?

Hey Todd, my fiance has indicated that she wants a halo style engagement ring and I like the look of the Park Avenue Halo engagement ring from High Performance Diamonds (pictured to the left), and the Round Square Halo engagement ring from Brian Gavin, and then I was introduced to Ritani while reading your blog and found […]

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Should I buy a G color diamond with very strong blue fluorescence?

Hi Todd, I’ve been reading your site for awhile now. Thank you for putting together such a great resource! I read your article Something Borrowed, Something Blue and really like the way the blue fluorescent diamond looks in the photograph. I’m looking at this 1.547 carat, G color, VS-2 clarity diamond from the Brian Gavin Blue […]

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