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The 4 C’s of Diamonds

Learn about the diamond 4 C’S and money-saving diamond buying tips! The first question I asked was which of the diamonds 4c (Carat, Cut, Clarity and Color) was more important. The answer I got every time when asking about these qualities was that they were equally important while the most important factor not included in […]

2 Tips to Cleaning Diamond Jewelry

#1- There are some pretty powerful cleaning devices at a jewelry store, such as a steam cleaner and an ultrasonic cleaner which really do a very effective job when cleaning diamond jewelry. And even with these powerful devices it is still difficult in cleaning some diamond jewelry. I’ve had customers come in with diamond jewelry […]

Pearls Throughout History

In ancient times the pearl was considered to be not only the most valuable gem, but also a symbol of perfection.  The oldest known piece of pearl jewelry is Persian and dates to 520 B.C., but many believe that pearls were discovered long before then. The Indians, Chinese, Egyptians, Greeks, Persians and Romans all sought […]