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Should I buy a diamond online from James Allen?

I received an email today asking me “should I buy a diamond online from James Allen?” and I had to chuckle because my first thought was “Well I suppose that it depends on the diamond!” because a specific diamond was not referenced in the email.  It might have something to do with my experience as […]

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James Allen True Hearts Diamonds, 1.20 carats from $6,250.00 to $10,690.00

I thought I’d wander through the inventory of James Allen True Hearts today because with Valentines Day just around the corner, it might be cool to present her with a True Hearts Diamond.  You can assign a special meaning to each of the eight hearts which are created by the kite shaped bezel main facets […]

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James Allen True Hearts vs Brian Gavin Signature Hearts and Arrows Diamonds 3/4 carat

I am looking to purchase an engagement ring in the 3/4 carat range. I would like to spend between $2500-3500 (but would really like to stay closer to the <3k range if possible). I had been looking at James Allen and BGD. Currently, this 0.745 carat, J color, VS-1 Brian Gavin Signature Hearts and Arrows […]

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James Allen True Hearts Diamond Review 0.90 carat, D color, VS-2 clarity diamond

After 25+ years working as a diamond buyer, you might say that buying diamonds is in my blood… so I’m always on the look out for certain combinations of diamond cut quality, carat weight, color and clarity because I know that people are looking for them and that as a diamond broker there is always […]

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Ideal Cut Diamonds quest 1.30 – 1.50 carats

“Hi Todd, I just stumbled across your site while doing some diamond research! Your in-depth responses to questions are so informative and helpful! I thank you in advance if you help me with my diamond search. Your article on the 1.33 James Allen diamond is exactly what I’ve been looking for. I’ve been on the […]

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Hearts and Arrows Diamonds 0.80 – 0.99 carats, G/H color, VS clarity

“Great website I learned a lot. I am looking at purchasing an engagement ring. I have been looking at Brian Gavin, Whiteflash, HPD-Infinity, Blue Nile and James Allen websites to try to find the best diamond for my range. My plan is for a simple 6-prong solitaire platinum setting. I have been looking at H&A selections highest cut, my range […]

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