What are Diamond Simulants? Moissanite vs. CZ vs. Lab Diamonds
Why are there so many google searches for "is my diamond real?" Because when it comes to diamonds, the only thing that's not confusing is the price. There are a litany of words and types for different kinds of shiny white rocks that range in value from $5 / carat to $5,000 / carat and everywhere in between.
Diamond Fluorescence — What It Is and Why it Matters
If you're shopping for a diamond you've most likely heard that some fluoresce i.e glow blue under UV light and when you go outside. But what is diamond fluorescence, and is it a good or bad thing?
It’s time to Give Child Marriage the Finger
When we founded Frank Darling, we saw a moment when the conversation around marriage began to change. Today more than ever, marriage is a joint decision where love is given, not taken. That’s why, today, we’re incredibly proud to launch The VOW Collection dedicated to help ending child marriage.
What is the Best Diamond Cut? — A Guide to Diamond Shapes
When most people ask what is the best diamond cut, what they're usually asking is, which is the best diamond shape? The word "best" is definitive, but the appeal of each diamond shape is highly subjective. But, personal taste aside, each diamond shape is uniquely good for certain things, so we're going to focus on the more objective considerations here.
America’s Child Marriage Problem
Child marriage leads to death, divorce, domestic abuse, and poverty. So why are states so lenient about it?
What are VVS Diamonds and is Buying one a Mistake?
VVS diamonds are one of the highest and most expensive diamond clarity grades. Local and luxury jewelers love VVS diamonds because they're a level of quality that anyone can brag about, without the price tag of the flawless diamonds. But does that does mean you should buy one?
What are Enhanced Diamonds? Don’t Make This Mistake
Enhanced diamonds sell for about half the price of other diamonds. They're often bright white and eye-clean. Sound too good to be true?