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Practical Advice for Hopeless Romantics on Love & Diamonds

22.10.2019

How to Talk Like a Gemologist and Not Get Ripped Off

If you’ve started your search for an engagement ring, you’ve probably sat down with a salesperson or two and pretended to understand what the heck VVS2 could possibly mean. Or maybe it was fluorescence? Brace yourself, because it gets worse before it gets better. But, there is hope, and today it comes in the form of a glossary.

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    How to Talk Like a Gemologist and Not Get Ripped Off

    How to Talk Like a Gemologist and Not Get Ripped Off

    22.10.2019

    If you’ve started your search for an engagement ring, you’ve probably sat down with a salesperson or two and pretended to understand what the heck VVS2 could possibly mean. Or maybe it was fluorescence? Brace yourself, because it gets worse before it gets better. But, there is hope, and today it comes in the form of a glossary.

    How to Buy an Engagement Ring

    How to Buy an Engagement Ring

    21.6.2019

    Proposal planning aside, there’s a lot to overcome when it comes to buying an engagement ring. To help you get it right, this guide breaks the process of buying an engagement ring down into seven clear steps that anyone can follow.

    WHICH DIAMOND LABS ARE MAKING THE GRADE? (AND WHICH YOU SHOULD AVOID.)

    WHICH DIAMOND LABS ARE MAKING THE GRADE? (AND WHICH YOU SHOULD AVOID.)

    5.5.2019

    How are diamonds graded? Why does it matter? How impartial is the process? What if a diamond is graded incorrectly? Are lab diamonds graded the same way as natural diamonds? This and more, below.

    7 Reasons Not to Buy a Lab Grown Diamond

    7 Reasons Not to Buy a Lab Grown Diamond

    26.4.2019

    Lab diamonds are rapidly gaining traction as an ethical, wallet-friendly alternative to their mined counterpart. In no particular order, these are some of the reasons we hear not to buy lab-grown. Let’s dive in.

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