Category Archives for Diamond Reviews

James Allen Ideal Scope Images

How to interpret James Allen Ideal Scope Images for James Allen True Hearts diamonds. In-depth review of four JA True Hearts diamonds and the ideal scope images provided. Plus an example of “the ring of death” that you want to avoid, as exhibited in an ideal scope image!

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Brian Gavin Tapered Tiffany style solitaire

I’m looking for an engagement ring and have about $12k to spend, including the diamond. My girlfriend is very traditional, so I’m leaning towards the Brian Gavin Tapered Tiffany style solitaire. I’m considering J-color diamonds, because that seems to fit my budget. I’m concerned about how a J-color diamond is going to look in a white gold setting. Is a J-color diamond going to look yellow in a white gold setting?”

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Brilliant Earth Engagement Rings

How to find the best diamonds for Brilliant Earth engagement rings. This search of Brilliant Earth for round brilliant cut diamonds revealed several options. Learn what makes one GIA Excellent cut diamond an acceptable option, and what rules out another.

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3 carat diamond e-ring by Brian Gavin

3 carat diamond e-ring by Brian Gavin! Verified as being eye clean, bright, white and cut like a dream! This puppy is looking for a good home! Will you be the one to adopt it? Or maybe you’d just like to take it for a virtual spin and dream a little…

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Diamond rough of 105.6 carats unearthed by Alrosa

Diamond rough weighing 105.6 carats was recently unearthed by the Alrosa mining group. Could the moderate yellow hue makes it suitable for a Brian Gavin Signature Cape series diamond? I certainly think that it might. Learn more about Cape colored diamonds.

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Ring in the New Year 2016

Ring in the New Year 2016 with these great diamonds which I’ve cherry picked from the best diamond dealers online! There is just enough time to order an engagement ring now, and receive it in time for a New Year’s Eve proposal!

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Cape Diamonds Sparkle Like Sun! BGD Cape Reviews

Cape Diamonds seem to capture the warmth of the sun, and bring it’s sparkle right down on your hand for all the world to see! The rich, warm tones remind me of a white sand beach at sunset. And best of all, Cape Series Brian Gavin Signature diamonds offer exceptional pricing, so you don’t have to break the bank to buy a larger diamond!

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Using Blue Nile Diamond Search vs Build Your Own Ring

“Is it better to Build Your Own Ring on Blue Nile, or Search Blue Nile for Round Diamonds, when buying a diamond engagement ring online? If I may take advantage of the free Diamond Concierge Service you refer to on the web site, I’d like your help finding a round ideal cut diamond in the […]

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Cherry Pick the Biggest, Best Round Diamonds 1.70 – 2.00 carats, 20K

Yesterday I conducted an extensive search of the market for a client who is looking for the biggest, best, bang for the buck, in a round brilliant ideal cut diamond weighing between 1.70 – 2.25 carats, G-color and higher, VS-2 clarity and higher. He doesn’t want or need a “super ideal hearts and arrows cut […]

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Design your own Cuff Links by Brian Gavin

I don’t know about you, but my girlfriend says that I’m hard to shop for. She’s probably right, because if I see something that I want and the price is within reason, I’m probably just going to buy it on the spot… All right, maybe I’ll sit there and research it on my iPhone first, […]

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