Archive Monthly Archives: May 2013

Congratulations Shaun & Julie on your Engagement!

Congratulations Shaun & Julie on your Engagement! I am truly excited for the two of you and honored to have been able to help you select the 0.731 carat, G-color,VS-2 clarity, round brilliant ideal cut diamond from the Brian Gavin Diamond Blue Collection.  The picture to the left is an actual photograph of your engagement […]

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Is Enchanted Diamonds Legit?

Last week I received an email singing the praises of a web site called Enchanted Diamonds which the author promoted as seeming to be the “new kid on the block” and being “more competitive than any of the online wholesalers” which caused me to raise an eye brow.  Naturally I was curious and so I […]

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Brian Gavin Signature Diamonds vs Brian Gavin Blue Diamonds

The fine folks B&C have asked for my help in fielding the possibilities from the Brian Gavin Signature Diamonds in the range of 1.50 – 1.99 carats, G to H color and VS-2 in clarity… and just for the sake of argument I’m going to toss in a few variables from the Brian Gavin Blue […]

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Rock Her World with this Puppy from Crafted by Infinity and High Performance Diamonds

In the midst of writing my article about Tiffany Diamond Prices Compared to Online Diamond Prices I ran across this beautiful puppy which was recut by Crafted by Infinity for High Performance Diamonds, but felt that it deserved its own page because of the very strong blue fluorescence.  This 1.738 carat, I-color, VS-2 clarity, Crafted […]

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Tiffany Diamond Prices Compared to Online Diamond Prices

I’ve been pondering something for awhile now and needed to get an answer to the question which was “Why does Tiffany & Co., seem to focus all of their advertising promoting a  perfectly wrapped blue cardboard box instead of the quality of their diamonds?” After all, they are one of the largest diamond companies in […]

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Blue Nile Diamond Review, Top 3/4 carat Choices!

In an effort to help a client navigate the deep waters of Blue Nile to find a nice three quarter carat diamond, I fine tuned the parameters of their diamond search engine and pulled a few options out of the deep blue beyond.  All of the diamonds selected meet the initial “by the numbers” phase […]

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Brian Gavin Signature vs Blue Nile Signature Diamonds

Andy T. writes: Thanks for the time you put into the search for the diamonds with my search criteria. I understand more now of the intricacies of the cut that make a difference in the light return and have done some soul searching and decided I would like to find a diamond with new specifications. […]

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Blue Nile Signature Diamonds vs Blue Nile Virtual Diamond Inventory

As part of an ongoing diamond quest which began with my article Brian Gavin Diamonds Suitable for an Officer and a Gentleman, Betty has asked me to review the Blue Nile Signature Diamonds and Virtual Ideal Cut Diamonds pictured to the left which might be of interest to her son James who is currently attending […]

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