Archive Monthly Archives: July 2013

Crafted by Infinity Diamond Review, Light Return & Performance that goes from Zero to Sixty in 3.5

Wink from High Performance Diamonds just sent this photograph to me for a Crafted by Infinity Diamond that he and I have been talking about, isn’t it a beauty? You’re looking at the diamond as it sits facing you on a piece of glass, so it is reflecting the diamond from underneath as well. The […]

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History of the World ~ Part 1: How old is your diamond?

How old is your diamond? Well let me tell you… Once upon a time, 15 Billion Years Ago, give or take a millennium, there was a Big Bang, followed by the creation of the universe as we know it. Now you can keep insisting that all of “this” was created by “God” or “G-D” if […]

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Announcing the Brian Gavin Signature Cushion Cut Diamond Contest! Your Story Written in the Stars!

What’s this?!?! All I have to do is write something for a chance to win one of the brand new Brian Gavin Signature Cushion Cut Diamonds? Yea that’s right, simply share your proposal story, a story of guidance, or a story of enduring love, with Brian Gavin to enter for your chance to win one of three […]

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Comparison of Blue Nile and James Allen Diamonds within a budget of $3,000.00

Hi Todd, that is a really useful blog [referencing my post Online Options for UK Diamonds] and I thank you from myself and probably many others. After looking through the James Allen, Blue Nile And Brian Gavin sites, I found several options within my budget of $3,000.00 can you look them over [links below] and give […]

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Selecting a Diamond Solitaire for a 10 Year Anniversary Gift, Desired Price Range: $5,500.00

Hi Todd, I bought my wife’s engagement ring from you about 10 years ago when I was based in England. I’m now coming up on an important birthday and want to get her another diamond solitaire, something ~1 carat or $5,500 range. Do you still supply or can you advise? Many thanks – Ian

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High Performance Diamonds knocks it out of the park with this Value Select Diamond!

I’ve been keeping an eye on the diamonds being added to Wink’s new Value Select Line over at High Performance Diamonds and this 2.52 carat, K-color, SI-2 clarity diamond caught my eye this morning! It’s graded by the GIA Laboratory with an overall cut rating of GIA Excellent, which is the highest rating available from […]

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Brian Gavin Signature Princess Cut Diamonds Review ~ A Perfect 10

Yesterday I wrote about The Last Unicorn, the last Crafted by Infinity Princess Cut Diamond that is available online, it was an exciting discovery because I thought that they were extinct. Since it was a truly rare find, I felt that it was worthy of its very own feature article, but I wanted to mention […]

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The last Crafted by Infinity Princess Cut Diamond available in the world?!?! The Shocking Truth!

When I was the diamond buyer for Nice Ice, I used to buy the majority of our princess cut diamonds from Paul Slegers of Crafted by Infinity. Unfortunately Crafted by Infinity stopped producing their princess cut diamonds awhile back due to increased demand for their round brilliant ideal cut diamonds.  I literally thought that there […]

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Crafted by Infinity Diamonds Review: Cherry Picking the Inventory of High Performance Diamonds!

This 1.183 carat, G-color, VS-2 clarity, Crafted by Infinity round brilliant ideal cut diamond from High Performance Diamonds certainly looks tempting! It has an overall cut grade of AGS Ideal-0 as determined on the Platinum Light Performance grading platform which uses the proprietary Angular Spectrum Evaluation Tool (ASET) which demonstrates how the diamond is drawing […]

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Brian Gavin Signature Cushion Cut Diamonds, hand picked by the diamond buyer for Nice Ice!

I’m so excited about the release of the Brian Gavin Signature Cushion Cut Diamond, that I thought I’d sift through their inventory and select a few that I wouldn’t mind receiving as an engagement ring if I were a woman… Don’t even ask how I got into the mindset to write this article, it all […]

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