Archive Monthly Archives: January 2015

Vintage diamond engagement ring with James Allen True Hearts and Arrows Diamond

“Hi Todd, you helped a friend of mine find a diamond from James Allen awhile back, and after seeing how beautiful the diamond looks, I’m a believer! Could you help me select the best James Allen True Hearts diamond in the range of 1.10 – 1.49 carats, D to I-color, VS-2 in clarity? I would […]

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The true significance of a diamond engagement ring, and how to make it even more special!

While the majority of the men seem to approach the process of buying a diamond engagement ring as if they are knights preparing to joust with a jeweler to win their beloved bride the ultimate prize; most women tend to see their engagement ring as a symbol of love, not the spoils of your diamond conquest. This article is going […]

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Are Blue Nile Signature round diamonds, Hearts and Arrows Diamonds?

I almost blew coffee all over the screen of my Macbook Air when I opened up the GCAL report for this 1.06 carat, G-color, Internally Flawless, Blue Nile Signature round diamond, and saw that GCAL had given the “Hearts and Arrows pattern” of this diamond an Excellent grade, because the hearts pattern is not consistent; the […]

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Diamond Stud Earrings review Brian Gavin Diamonds

After seeing some of the Elsa Peretti “Diamonds by the Yard” bezel set studs at Tiffany & Co, and even almost buying a pair there on impulse despite the price and the lack of confirmation of cut quality, I decided that I should look more into other options before I went off the reservation and […]

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