flawless-diamond

The FOUR C’s of Diamond Buying!

To learn about diamonds, you first have to learn about the four C’s of diamonds buying: the four characteristics which are considered the most important in determining a diamond’s value. Cut Color Clarity Carat Weight Cut: Cut is probably the most important as a diamonds brilliance depends heavily on it’s cut.  The diamond industry uses[…]

pearls

Why are pearls valuable!

There are two main types of pearls; natural and cultured. Almost all pearls on the market are cultured. Pearls are cultured in either freshwater or saltwater. Although these pearls share the same chemical composition, saltwater pearls tend to cost more because their production is smaller and the cost of production is higher. However, with freshwater pearls, the[…]