October 26, 2020

Earth’s rarest diamonds form from primordial carbon in the mantle

The planet’s carbon cycle may not go as deep as scientists have thought. From Science News   Most diamonds are made of carbon recycled over and […]
October 22, 2020

Gem up – why luxury clients are reaching for fine jewelery

From Financial Times:    With a market in flux, gemstones and gold are proving rock-solid investments   At the end of April, while you were waiting […]
October 20, 2020

Humanity’s Favorite Colors

From Live Science As part of a recent study on gender norms, University of Maryland sociologist Philip Cohen asked nearly 2,000 men and women a simple […]
October 20, 2020

November Birthstones: Topaz and Citrine

Topaz is the traditional November birthstone. Before the 20th century, all yellow gemstones were called topazes. Since then, gemology has recognized topaz as a distinct gem […]
October 18, 2020

Rare, purple-pink diamond could fetch $38 million

From Sotheby’s Sotheby’s is honored to present a superb and exceptionally rare 14.83 carat Fancy Vivid Purple-Pink, Internally Flawless, Type IIa diamond. Named ‘The Spirit of […]
October 16, 2020

30 Years Anniversary Celebration

WE ARE CELEBRATING! and our customers are getting a 30% OFF for a limited time!     From now until 10/31/2020, use the coupon code CELEBRATION during […]
October 15, 2020

Topaz, the November birthstone

Topaz The traditional November birthstone, topaz is a popular gem. Although frequently associated with golden yellow as well as blue, it can be found in a variety […]
October 12, 2020

Black Prince’s Ruby – the “Great Impostor”

From Diamond Buzz   Precious gemstones have been objects of obsession for centuries. While many of them are believed to have healing and protective qualities, others […]
October 7, 2020

$15.7 Million Diamond Sold to a Bidder by Phone

Sotheby’s offered the gem without reserve in a single-lot sale in Hong Kong on Monday. From Robb Report Sotheby’s just made a major diamond sale and […]