Archive Monthly Archives: September 2015

Brian Gavin Signature Princess vs Blue Nile Signature Princess cut diamonds

“Please tell me the differences between Blue Nile Signature Princess cut diamonds and Brian Gavin Signature Princess cut diamonds, specifically I would like a comparative analysis of this 1.90 carat, G-color, VS-2 clarity, Blue Nile Signature princess cut diamond, and this 1.930 carat, G-color, SI-1 clarity, Brian Gavin Signature princess cut diamond. Please tell me which […]

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Ice Wars! Best Ideal Cut Diamond for $8K. Blue Nile Signature vs Brian Gavin Signature vs Victor Canera vs Crafted by Infinity hearts and arrows diamonds!

“I’m planning on proposing to my girlfriend once I get enough money to buy a good ring. My budget is flexible because I am a student working two jobs while, thankfully, my parents pay most of the bills. My issue is on whether I should buy the best cut diamond I can possibly find, such as […]

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Blue Nile Canadian Diamond Reviews, GIA Excellent, Broad Spectrum vs Pin-Fire type sparkle.

This Review of the Canadian Diamonds offered by Blue Nile is an extension of an article that features Blue Nile Canada as a preferred vendor of Nice Ice. The article was written to benefit residents of Canada, who might find it preferable to purchase a diamond from the Blue Nile Canada division of Blue Nile […]

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Blue Nile Signature Cushion vs Enchanted Diamonds Cushion Hearts and Arrows Diamonds

So I’m chatting with Jonathan and Joshua from Enchanted Diamonds the other day via Skype and they send me a link to this 1.57 carat, G-color, VVS-2 clarity, cushion cut from Enchanted Diamonds. They say nothing else, obviously, they are waiting for me to click on the link, which I’m obviously going to do… And […]

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Tiffany Diamonds vs Costco: Tiffany SPANKS Costco in Landmark Lawsuit for trademark infringement & more

Tiffany & Co., presented COSTCO with a very special Valentines Day gift in 2013, they filed a lawsuit against them for trademark infringement and selling what Tiffany claimed to be counterfeit Tiffany diamond engagement rings. “Happy Valentines Day” sealed with a kiss and all of that! Long story short, the U.S. District Court for the Southern […]

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Looking for a two carat diamond? Save big by buying just short of the mark!

If you have your sights set on a two carat diamond engagement ring, you might be in for a bit of sticker shock! Because there is a substantial price increase that occurs in the price of diamonds between the 1.99 and 2.00 carat marks. The obvious thing to do is to search for diamonds weighing […]

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What is the most popular diamond shape?

Have you ever wondered whether you’re on the right track in terms of what shape diamond you intend to buy? Perhaps wondered what other people are buying? This graphic provided by Ritani shows what diamond shapes are most popular with their clients. Not surprisingly the modern round brilliant cut diamond remains the most popular, accounting for 57% […]

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Buying Brick and Mortar vs Brian Gavin Signature online from the perspective of a satisfied customer

A Picture Perfect Proposal: A guest post by Nice Ice Diamond Concierge Client, James M: My plan was to drop down on one knee during a walk through Central Park in New York City and tell Jenny, my girlfriend, how I’ve searched my entire life to find her then offer a ring that would take […]

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