While diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, they aren’t your wallet’s best friend. Natural diamonds are expensive, especially for larger stones, higher quality, and higher quantities. If you want the bling of diamonds without the price tag, you have two options: synthetic diamonds or diamond simulants. Continue reading
Everyone is familiar with the traditional white diamond and most people have seen colored diamonds, such as pink or yellow. But now the black diamond is drawing attention.
The black diamond, also called Carbonado, is a natural polycrystalline that absorbs light rather than refracting it as white diamonds do. As many diamond experts will point out, black diamonds are actually low-grade diamonds that become discolored when carbon in the stone remains uncrystallized, creating the black hue. But low-grade does not necessarily equate to low value. The black diamonds are found only in Brazil and Central Africa, making them extremely rare. With black diamonds, darker hues are considered to be higher quality, and thus worth more. Continue reading
The holidays are right around the corner. It’s never too early to start on your holiday shopping. And you can never go wrong with fine jewelry. This year give the special someone in your life a gift that is as special and one-of-a-kind as they are, with jewelry from The Diamond World.
If you’re shopping for a special lady, the options are endless. But not every piece of jewelry is right for every woman. Consider her personal style. Does she like jewelry that is trendy or traditional? Does she prefer jewelry that is elegant and understated or extravagant and bold? Does she prefer a certain metal or have an affinity for a particular gemstone? Continue reading