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Other Stones

How The Four C’s Of Gemstone Quality Affects An Emerald

Even though diamonds are considered to be the most popular precious gemstone in the entire world, other options are also available that also offers immense beauty. Emeralds are just one example of alternatives to diamonds that are also just as beautiful, but in its own way. Diamonds are usually graded based upon how colorless they are, but, similar to the…

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Cut

Why An Emerald Cut Diamond May Be The Perfect Option

There is a particular diamond shape for every one of us. Some like the round shapes, but others rather enjoy the shapes with sharper corners. The shape of a diamond is often considered to be the most important aspect. It can have quite a significant impact on the diamond’s appearance and, since everyone has their own unique preferences when it…

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Industry Information

How EGL Compares To Other Diamond Laboratories

While there were once only one or two laboratories that could be used for the evaluation of diamonds, quite a lot of institutes have risen in the past few years, making it quite difficult for consumers to know which laboratories they should trust and which ones they should avoid. In this post, we would like to focus on one particular…

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Other Stones

Moissanite Or Diamonds – Which One Should You Buy?

When it comes to buying colorless stones, diamonds are the most obvious choice. People choose diamonds because they are precious, give off a magnificent sparkle and they are something that you can be truly proud of. While some people see a diamond as a simple gemstone that sits in the ring on their finger, others see these stones as investments,…

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Purchasing

Buying Diamonds Loose Vs. Fitted In Jewelry

Looking to buy a diamond? Then the very first decision you will have to make is whether you wish to buy the diamond (or diamonds) loose or already fitted in a piece of jewelry. A lot of people prefer to purchase a piece of jewelry that comes equipped with a diamond. This saves a considerable amount of time and there…

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Cut

How Diamonds Are Graded Based On The Quality Of Their Cut

Diamonds are graded based on an international “standard” system that involves inspecting the color of the diamond, the clarity of the diamond, the cut quality of the diamond and, of course, the carat weight of the diamond – known as the 4 C’s of Diamonds. While the carat weight, color and clarity rating of a diamond can play quite a…

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