Princess Cut Diamond Rings in Ringgold

5 Tips on What To Look For When Buying Diamonds For Wedding Rings

A wedding, or an engagement in  Ringgold, is one of the most important events in every couple’s life. One of the best ways of making the experience memorable is by choosing the right ring to symbolize the love you have for one another. While most couples would like to get the most beautiful ring they can lay their hands on, budgetary restrictions can be a challenge. However, it is possible to find an ideal ring based on your budget.

For anyone looking for precious diamonds for engagement rings and wedding rings in Ringgold, they should consider going about the process carefully. There are various dealers in the market, some of who may sell you fake diamonds. Here are a few useful tips on what to look for when looking for precious diamonds for engagement or wedding rings.

Consider the Diamond Cut

1. Any expert will tell you that the cut is the most important thing to consider when buying diamonds in Ringgold. The main reason behind this is that the cut usually influences the sparkle. A diamond may be clear and feature a high quality color grade, but if the cut is poor, it may still appear dull. The dealer you buy from should be able to cut your diamond in the proper proportions. If your budget can allow it, choose a diamond with the highest cut grade.

Diamond Color

2.  Contrary to common belief, lack of color in your diamonds denotes a higher color grade. Some people go for pale yellow diamond, without knowing that it is low quality. To avoid such an experience, ask the diamond dealer to give you grade H or higher. Near colorless diamond ranges from grade G to J, but it may be quite expensive.

Clarity Diamonds can also be chosen based on their clarity levels.

3. This is usually not a very important factor to consider, considering that the precious stones usually come with imperfections, known as inclusions. These tiny imperfections may not be easy to detect, and they may only be seen through a microscope. However, the fewer there are, the higher the clarity grade of your diamonds. If your budget can be stretched further, consider buying grade VS1 grade or higher.

Consider the Diamond’s Carat Weight

4.  Unlike common belief, carat does not mean the size of the diamond, but its actual weight. Carat and cut must be considered side by side, because no matter the size of the diamond, a poor cut grade can make your precious stones look smaller. Another important fact to keep in mind is that the more the weight of the diamond, the more you will pay for it. Therefore, you should consider going for a less heavy stone with a high grade cut.

Ask for Proof of Certification

5. There is nothing as unfortunate as buying diamonds for your special event only to realize that they are of poor quality, or that they were stolen. To avoid such an eventuality, always ask the dealer in Ringgold to show you the copy of diamond certification.

With these tips, you should be able to make the right choice when buying precious diamonds in Ringgold for you engagement or wedding.

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Ringgold How to Buy a Diamond And The 4 Biggest Mistakes When Buying a Diamond

In an ideal world with unlimited budgets and an infinite supply of diamonds, everyone would have beautifully cut "D Flawless" diamonds. In the real world every diamond is unique. There are plenty of gorgeous diamonds to go around - you just need to know how to find one. Choosing a diamond is about balancing several factors to make the most of your budget. Each factor contributes to the beauty and prestige of your diamond. I will explain these factors so you will be prepared to make an informed decision about your diamond purchase.

FACTOR 1: CARAT WEIGHT

People often use the word Carat when discussing how big a diamond is, however "Carat" actually refers to the weight of a diamond. There is no rule as to what carat weight you should buy, but you'll doubtless have heard that "bigger is better." If you ask me, I think bigger is great but you shouldn't forget about the other aspects of a diamond's quality.

A useful tip: if you're looking at Certified Diamonds, you may find it valuable to compare the diameters of different diamonds. Since every diamond is individually cut, some may appear larger than others of the same weight.

FACTOR 2: SHAPE

Approximately 75% of diamonds sold worldwide are Round Brilliants. Rounds diamonds are the most popular, most brilliant, and most expensive. If you are purchasing a diamond as a surprise, Round Brilliant is generally your safest bet.

There is no real hierarchy of shapes being better or worse - it is truly a matter of personal preference. Princess Cuts are the second most popular, and a classic alternative to round diamonds. Cushion Cuts are trendy and have a beautiful vintage look. If you want something different but not too crazy, try an Oval Cut, Asscher Cut, or Radiant Cut diamond.

While no shape is better, there are some significant differences between shapes. Take for example, the radiant cut vs the emerald cut. Though they are a similar shape, the extra facets of the radiant cut give it additional fire and sparkle. If you prefer the emerald cut's understated elegance, consider that it's easier to spot any imperfections and select a higher clarity grade.

Another tip: Diamonds (even round diamonds) may not be perfectly symmetrical. It's nothing to worry about if your diamond's width does not precisely match its height, but if your diamond is much longer than it is wide it may not be what you're expecting. This is especially the case in shapes like Cushion and Oval, where a more asymmetrical diamond might look "skinny", with much of the fire and brilliance concentrated at the ends.

FACTOR 3: CUT

"Cut" refers to a diamond's finish and proportions, and is critical in determining its beauty. Getting the angles right ensures a beautiful diamond that's full of life. In many cases it can be more difficult to spot flaws in a fiery, brilliant diamond. Cut is generally graded in five categories: Poor, Fair, Good, Very Good, and Excellent. Excellent is the highest graded awarded by GIA (whereas other labs may use terms like "ideal" or numbers like "0"). If you want to play safe, stick to "Very Good" and "Excellent" cuts when you choose your diamond.

FACTOR 4: CLARITY

Almost all diamonds have naturally¬ occurring features called "inclusions." Inclusions form as the diamond crystallizes deep underground, and they are unique to each diamond. They take many different forms, and can help you identify a diamond as your own. However, large and prominent inclusions can detract from the beauty of a diamond.

There are many different types of inclusions, and not all are created equal. If your diamond certificate has an "inclusion map," check where the inclusions are. Try to find a diamond with inclusions near the edge where they will be masked by sparkle or hidden by the setting of your diamond. If your budget is limited, I recommend buying "SI" clarity or better. "SI" stands for "Slightly Included." With close inspection you can usually spot the inclusions in an SI¬ graded diamond, but these inclusions will most likely not be visible once your diamond is set in jewellery. If you want to be sure your diamond will look "eye clean", even up close, I recommend selecting a VS2 clarity diamond or better. "VS" stands for "Very Slight Inclusion," and imperfections in VS clarity stones are rarely seen by the naked eye.

FACTOR 5: COLOUR

The term "colour" usually refers to how much warm tint is in a diamond. The scale ranges from D (colorless) to Z (very strongly tinted yellow or brown). Pure white diamonds are considered more desirable, and are more expensive. Warmer¬-hued diamonds (such as K, L, and M) are not necessarily less attractive, but they are significantly less valuable.

Conventional wisdom is to select J colour or better. Personally, I love G and H colour diamonds ¬- they hit the "sweet spot" where most people will not notice colour in the diamond unless they're doing a direct comparison. However, an I or J colour diamond that is well cut and has a lot of life can give you a beautiful diamond at a bargain price.

Depending on how they are cut, different diamonds will display colour differently. This is why colour grades are assigned by looking at a diamond upside¬down. Generally, more¬ brilliant diamonds show their colour less than less brilliant diamonds.

FACTOR 6: FLUORESCENCE

Fluorescence has a bad rep, and most of it is unfair. Diamond Fluorescence refers to how a diamond responds when subjected to ultra¬violet light. Fluorescent diamonds can glow any one of several colours, but the most common is blue. In rare cases fluorescence can cause your diamond to have a milky appearance when viewed in direct daylight. This is most often the case with strong or very strong fluorescence and D/E/F colour diamonds.

However, there are many, many more cases where blue fluorescence is a positive thing. Imagine you were shining a blue light on a yellow diamond... the blue tint can make your diamond look whiter. If your diamond falls in the "near colourless," "lightly tinted," or "tinted" range I recommend looking for medium blue or faint blue fluorescence.

Warning: Green, red, and yellow fluorescence are rare, and they will not have the same benefit. If you are interested in a diamond that has strong blue, very strong blue, green, red, or yellow fluorescence, I recommend asking your salesperson to show you your diamond outside in natural daylight. If you're buying online, contact the seller prior to making your purchase so they can examine the diamond first in natural daylight.

FACTOR 7: GRADER

This should always be your first question: Says who? Every diamond grading laboratory has different standards, so comparing diamonds graded by different sources is extremely unreliable. One grader might grade a diamond K SI2, and another might call that same diamond F VS2. I know that sounds crazy, but I see it happen all the time.

The most reputable and consistent grading laboratories are GIA, AGS, IGI, and HRD. GIA is considered the global standard worldwide. AGS is a popular alternative in the U.S.A. while IGI and HRD are more common in Europe.

EGL is tricky because there are EGL labs all over the world, and some of them do a great job while others can be less reliable. We strongly recommend caution when buying an EGL certified diamond unless it's from EGL-¬USA.

Many diamonds are assigned grades by valuation companies and in-¬house graders. If your diamond does not come with a report from a major laboratory, you should always ask where the grader trained. He or she should be certified by a major grading laboratory: GIA, AGS, IGI, or HRD. Be smart and be cautious about reports done by uncertified shop owners, salespeople, or valuation companies.

SELECTING YOUR DIAMOND

You can choose to purchase your diamond online, or from a retail store. If you prefer to purchase your diamond in a retail store, avoid the big chains and shop with smaller independent jewellers. Many independent jewellers are actually significantly less expensive than their large competitors. (You don't have to take my word for it - shop around and you'll quickly learn that this is true). This way you'll buy a better quality diamond and - if you wish - you'll have the opportunity to design your own hand-made engagement ring setting.

If you choose to shop online, I would recommend comparing prices and service across several websites. Be sure that the company ships from your country - otherwise you'll be hit with expensive duty and GST. Always make sure you call or e-mail customer service and have them hand-inspect your diamond before you complete your purchase. Sometimes a diamond may seem like a great deal, but it could have an unfortunate inclusion, asymmetrical cut, or be negatively impacted by fluoresence. And above all, make sure you have an easy and affordable way to return the diamond if it doesn't turn out as you'd hoped. Online shopping is the best way to get a great deal on a diamond for your engagement ring, diamond studs, or pendant - just review this article, be reasonably cautious, and have fun.

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The Best Ways To Buy Diamonds When Purchasing Wholesale.

Ringgold

To begin our function on different kinds of gems, we will begin with the very best as well as most popular gems of them all the diamond. The diamond is the utmost gems. It has extremely few weak points and also lots of toughness. It glows with its extraordinary value as well as nostalgic value. It is utilized in wedding rings to represent unlimited love or made use of as gifts/jewelry to be given to loved ones. Yet the ruby is a lot even more than its timeless elegance.

The diamond derives its name from the Greek work adamas meaning irresistible. In hardness, there is no contrast. The diamond prices in the Mohs range a 10 which is the hardest substance on Earth. Its reducing resistance is 140 times that of the ruby and also sapphire, the gems(Diamond) that are next in the Mohs range in solidity. The ruby's optical residential or commercial properties such as gloss as well as rigidity make it one-of-a-kind as well as quickly differentiated from various other replicas. Enjoy!

* Background of Diamonds

The very first recorded diamond days back around 800 B.C. in India. Some think it also went back 6,000 years back. The rubies were used as attractive purposes as well as also as amulets to ward off wicked and offer defense in fight. Throughout the Dark Ages, diamonds were also mentioned to be utilized as a clinical aid. Religious physicians even told patients that if they hold a ruby in a hand and make the indication of the cross would certainly, it would certainly heal and also disease and also heal wounds.

Rubies became extra preferred throughout the 19th century because of exploration of diamond down payments in South Africa. This exploration causes increased supply, boosted reducing and polishing methods, and also development in economic climate. In 1979, geologists located the Argyle pipe in Australia which to this date is the wealthiest diamond down payment in the world. Argyle, ever since, alone is accountable for supplying over one third of the world's diamonds yearly.

* Diamonds: How are they formed?

Rubies is composed of an allotrope of carbons that are developed in high-pressure, high-temperature problems. Rubies are produced 90 miles under the Earth's surface area at temperatures of about 2200 levels Fahrenheit. Rubies are formed deep within the earth as well as ultimately, over extremely extended periods of time, press their way to the planet's surface, normally with volcanic eruptions.

The age of these rubies from under the surface area of the earth are from 1 to 3.3 billion years of ages! When rubies are created as well as begin their climb to the earth's surface area, they experience networks where the magma from the volcano rises to the surface area, getting diamonds along the means as well as at some point depositing them on the surface area, where they are eventually located and also mined.

* The 4 C's of Diamonds

There are 4 unique qualities that figure out the worth and also quality of a diamond. These are the color, cut, quality and also carat weight. Or else called the 4 C's of a diamond. In the complying with, we will speak about these features thoroughly.

* Shade

In the last newsletter, we touch based on the shade of gemstones as being one of the most vital attribute because of the reality that color is one of the most obvious feature. The best ruby should show up clear as well as anemic but this is not the situation for all rubies. Rubies can come in any kind of shade of the rainbow most common shade is a shade of yellow or brownish. The Geological Institute of The U.S.A.(GIA) have actually designed a guideline to grade ruby shade. This guideline includes a lettering system that varies from the alphabet D - Z. Please see below:

D E F No Shade G H I J Almost Anemic K L M Faintly tinted, can not hardly be seen and also generally yellow in shade N O P Q R Gently tinted, normally yellow. Can be seen with the naked eye S T U V W X Y Z Tinted, begins from yellow and also progresses to brownish

* Clarity

The cut a diamond is figured out by the diamond's percentage such as its form, width and also depth. The cut determines what is called the ruby's "sparkle". Even if the ruby itself has excellent color and also quality, with a poor cut the diamond will certainly have a plain brilliance. This is due to the fact that the cut determines how light travels within the ruby. The Gemological Institute of America has additionally created a clarity grading system to rate ruby clarity. This grading system consists of Remarkable (Fl), Inside Remarkable (IF), Really Very A Little Included (VV1 or VV2), Extremely Somewhat Consisted Of(VS1 or VS2), A Little Consisted Of(SI1 or SI2), and Included(I1, I2, and I3). Although this system had been added to the diamond industry, it is not extensively made use of. This is due to the truth that it took a whole lot of practice and also training to integrate it.

* Cut

The cut a ruby is established by the ruby's percentage such as its form, width as well as depth. The cut identifies exactly what is called the diamond's "radiance". Also if the diamond itself has ideal color and quality, with an inadequate cut the diamond will have a plain luster. This is since the cut establishes exactly how light travels within the diamond.

There are 3 sorts of cuts that could figure out the ruby's sparkle. These are a superficial cut, a cut that is too deep and also suitable cut. A superficial cut is a cut of a ruby that is as well reduced, that light traveling with it is shed on the base of the stone as well as does not return into view. This cut makes a diamond appear lifeless and also boring. A cut that is too deep is a cut that is also high, that light traveling via it leaves via the sides as well as dims the stone. An excellent cut is an ideal cut on a ruby that shows light to the top of the rock, offering it ideal radiance.

* Carat

As stated on the last e-newsletter, a solitary carat weight(ct) considers about 200 milligrams or.2 grams. For smaller sized carat rubies that weigh less compared to a carat weight, it is shared as factors (pt). Points are 1/100 of a carat. Carat weight of a ruby is necessary due to the truth that bigger diamonds are rarer compared to smaller ones, so basically the bigger the ruby the much more costly it is. There is no basic grading system or diagram that can reveal various carat weight. This is because there are so numerous variants of diamonds in shape as well as cut, that makes rocks of similar weight, look various.

* Imitation Diamonds

Given that rubies are the most valuable and also rarest of all the gemstones, initiatives have been made to replicate or perhaps enhance diamonds making use of less costly choices. A whole lot of times, sincere errors have actually been made as well as these alternatives or other gemstones such as spinel were sometimes perplexed with actual rubies. In some situations, some unethical people attempt to sell these options to misfortunate buyers in order to revenue. Listed below we will review about these options and also means to identify them.

* Artificial Diamonds

Synthetic rubies are rubies that are expanded manufactured in a lab. The first known situations of ruby synthesis were asserted to be recorded between 1879 - 1928, however this was never confirmed. It wasn't until the 1940's where research began in the USA, Sweden, Soviet Union began researching. Artificial diamonds are or else referred to as High Pressure Heat (HPHT) diamonds or Chemical Vapor Deposit (CVD) diamonds. The name of both these synthetic diamonds stems from the procedures made use of to develop them. Some of these synthetic diamonds can either have greater, lesser or similar attributes compared to that of a diamond. For that reason, these artificial diamonds are made use of for abrasives, cutting and also polishing devices, as well as switches in power plant.

* Simulants

Simulants are non-diamond substances that are used to duplicate the look or even the shape of a ruby. One of the most basic and also well understood simulant is cubic zirconia (CZ). CZ at ordinary sight can glimmer even more compared to a diamond as well as additionally it is much less thick, indicating that a 1 carat CZ will certainly be a lot larger than a 1 carat weight ruby. Nowadays, a more prominent simulant is moissanite, which has all the very same features of a ruby. These qualities include hardness (Moissanite-9.25 and diamond-10 in Mohs scale), refractive index(Moissanite -2.65 and diamond -2.42) and diffusion (Moissanite -.104 and diamond -.044). This makes it tough to separate both at ordinary view and also would certainly frequently need testers to tell the distinction. In the following area we will go over how you can determine moissanites and also various other replicas.

* Genuine or Counterfeit?

An old technique of recognizing rubies is to do a scratch examination. This needs damaging a diamond with another diamond which is devastating and is seldom utilized nowadays. The finest and also most trustworthy method to test for diamonds is to utilize testers that use thermal conductivity. These testers contain battery powered thermistors mounted with a retractable copper suggestion. This tester works by injecting the warmth onto the tested stone then the device determines the amount of warm that it performs. However thermal conductivity testers works best to distinguish rubies and its other simulants, it will certainly not assist identify laboratory produced or synthetic stones. To be able to recognize these, specific optical methods are needed. Laboratories make use of methods such as spectroscopy, microscopy and also luminescence in order to determine a certain rocks beginning. The typical person can make use of loupes as well as microscopic lens to identify artificial rocks. All-natural diamonds generally have small flaws and also flaws such as incorporations or some kind of international product, which will certainly not be located in synthetics.

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5 Tips on What To Look For When Buying Diamonds For Wedding Rings

A wedding, or an engagement in  Ringgold, is one of the most important events in every couple’s life. One of the best ways of making the experience memorable is by choosing the right ring to symbolize the love you have for one another. While most couples would like to get the most beautiful ring they can lay their hands on, budgetary restrictions can be a challenge. However, it is possible to find an ideal ring based on your budget.

For anyone looking for precious diamonds for engagement rings and wedding rings in Ringgold, they should consider going about the process carefully. There are various dealers in the market, some of who may sell you fake diamonds. Here are a few useful tips on what to look for when looking for precious diamonds for engagement or wedding rings.

Consider the Diamond Cut

1. Any expert will tell you that the cut is the most important thing to consider when buying diamonds in Ringgold. The main reason behind this is that the cut usually influences the sparkle. A diamond may be clear and feature a high quality color grade, but if the cut is poor, it may still appear dull. The dealer you buy from should be able to cut your diamond in the proper proportions. If your budget can allow it, choose a diamond with the highest cut grade.

Diamond Color

2.  Contrary to common belief, lack of color in your diamonds denotes a higher color grade. Some people go for pale yellow diamond, without knowing that it is low quality. To avoid such an experience, ask the diamond dealer to give you grade H or higher. Near colorless diamond ranges from grade G to J, but it may be quite expensive.

Clarity Diamonds can also be chosen based on their clarity levels.

3. This is usually not a very important factor to consider, considering that the precious stones usually come with imperfections, known as inclusions. These tiny imperfections may not be easy to detect, and they may only be seen through a microscope. However, the fewer there are, the higher the clarity grade of your diamonds. If your budget can be stretched further, consider buying grade VS1 grade or higher.

Consider the Diamond’s Carat Weight

4.  Unlike common belief, carat does not mean the size of the diamond, but its actual weight. Carat and cut must be considered side by side, because no matter the size of the diamond, a poor cut grade can make your precious stones look smaller. Another important fact to keep in mind is that the more the weight of the diamond, the more you will pay for it. Therefore, you should consider going for a less heavy stone with a high grade cut.

Ask for Proof of Certification

5. There is nothing as unfortunate as buying diamonds for your special event only to realize that they are of poor quality, or that they were stolen. To avoid such an eventuality, always ask the dealer in Ringgold to show you the copy of diamond certification.

With these tips, you should be able to make the right choice when buying precious diamonds in Ringgold for you engagement or wedding.

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Ringgold How to Buy a Diamond And The 4 Biggest Mistakes When Buying a Diamond

In an ideal world with unlimited budgets and an infinite supply of diamonds, everyone would have beautifully cut "D Flawless" diamonds. In the real world every diamond is unique. There are plenty of gorgeous diamonds to go around - you just need to know how to find one. Choosing a diamond is about balancing several factors to make the most of your budget. Each factor contributes to the beauty and prestige of your diamond. I will explain these factors so you will be prepared to make an informed decision about your diamond purchase.

FACTOR 1: CARAT WEIGHT

People often use the word Carat when discussing how big a diamond is, however "Carat" actually refers to the weight of a diamond. There is no rule as to what carat weight you should buy, but you'll doubtless have heard that "bigger is better." If you ask me, I think bigger is great but you shouldn't forget about the other aspects of a diamond's quality.

A useful tip: if you're looking at Certified Diamonds, you may find it valuable to compare the diameters of different diamonds. Since every diamond is individually cut, some may appear larger than others of the same weight.

FACTOR 2: SHAPE

Approximately 75% of diamonds sold worldwide are Round Brilliants. Rounds diamonds are the most popular, most brilliant, and most expensive. If you are purchasing a diamond as a surprise, Round Brilliant is generally your safest bet.

There is no real hierarchy of shapes being better or worse - it is truly a matter of personal preference. Princess Cuts are the second most popular, and a classic alternative to round diamonds. Cushion Cuts are trendy and have a beautiful vintage look. If you want something different but not too crazy, try an Oval Cut, Asscher Cut, or Radiant Cut diamond.

While no shape is better, there are some significant differences between shapes. Take for example, the radiant cut vs the emerald cut. Though they are a similar shape, the extra facets of the radiant cut give it additional fire and sparkle. If you prefer the emerald cut's understated elegance, consider that it's easier to spot any imperfections and select a higher clarity grade.

Another tip: Diamonds (even round diamonds) may not be perfectly symmetrical. It's nothing to worry about if your diamond's width does not precisely match its height, but if your diamond is much longer than it is wide it may not be what you're expecting. This is especially the case in shapes like Cushion and Oval, where a more asymmetrical diamond might look "skinny", with much of the fire and brilliance concentrated at the ends.

FACTOR 3: CUT

"Cut" refers to a diamond's finish and proportions, and is critical in determining its beauty. Getting the angles right ensures a beautiful diamond that's full of life. In many cases it can be more difficult to spot flaws in a fiery, brilliant diamond. Cut is generally graded in five categories: Poor, Fair, Good, Very Good, and Excellent. Excellent is the highest graded awarded by GIA (whereas other labs may use terms like "ideal" or numbers like "0"). If you want to play safe, stick to "Very Good" and "Excellent" cuts when you choose your diamond.

FACTOR 4: CLARITY

Almost all diamonds have naturally¬ occurring features called "inclusions." Inclusions form as the diamond crystallizes deep underground, and they are unique to each diamond. They take many different forms, and can help you identify a diamond as your own. However, large and prominent inclusions can detract from the beauty of a diamond.

There are many different types of inclusions, and not all are created equal. If your diamond certificate has an "inclusion map," check where the inclusions are. Try to find a diamond with inclusions near the edge where they will be masked by sparkle or hidden by the setting of your diamond. If your budget is limited, I recommend buying "SI" clarity or better. "SI" stands for "Slightly Included." With close inspection you can usually spot the inclusions in an SI¬ graded diamond, but these inclusions will most likely not be visible once your diamond is set in jewellery. If you want to be sure your diamond will look "eye clean", even up close, I recommend selecting a VS2 clarity diamond or better. "VS" stands for "Very Slight Inclusion," and imperfections in VS clarity stones are rarely seen by the naked eye.

FACTOR 5: COLOUR

The term "colour" usually refers to how much warm tint is in a diamond. The scale ranges from D (colorless) to Z (very strongly tinted yellow or brown). Pure white diamonds are considered more desirable, and are more expensive. Warmer¬-hued diamonds (such as K, L, and M) are not necessarily less attractive, but they are significantly less valuable.

Conventional wisdom is to select J colour or better. Personally, I love G and H colour diamonds ¬- they hit the "sweet spot" where most people will not notice colour in the diamond unless they're doing a direct comparison. However, an I or J colour diamond that is well cut and has a lot of life can give you a beautiful diamond at a bargain price.

Depending on how they are cut, different diamonds will display colour differently. This is why colour grades are assigned by looking at a diamond upside¬down. Generally, more¬ brilliant diamonds show their colour less than less brilliant diamonds.

FACTOR 6: FLUORESCENCE

Fluorescence has a bad rep, and most of it is unfair. Diamond Fluorescence refers to how a diamond responds when subjected to ultra¬violet light. Fluorescent diamonds can glow any one of several colours, but the most common is blue. In rare cases fluorescence can cause your diamond to have a milky appearance when viewed in direct daylight. This is most often the case with strong or very strong fluorescence and D/E/F colour diamonds.

However, there are many, many more cases where blue fluorescence is a positive thing. Imagine you were shining a blue light on a yellow diamond... the blue tint can make your diamond look whiter. If your diamond falls in the "near colourless," "lightly tinted," or "tinted" range I recommend looking for medium blue or faint blue fluorescence.

Warning: Green, red, and yellow fluorescence are rare, and they will not have the same benefit. If you are interested in a diamond that has strong blue, very strong blue, green, red, or yellow fluorescence, I recommend asking your salesperson to show you your diamond outside in natural daylight. If you're buying online, contact the seller prior to making your purchase so they can examine the diamond first in natural daylight.

FACTOR 7: GRADER

This should always be your first question: Says who? Every diamond grading laboratory has different standards, so comparing diamonds graded by different sources is extremely unreliable. One grader might grade a diamond K SI2, and another might call that same diamond F VS2. I know that sounds crazy, but I see it happen all the time.

The most reputable and consistent grading laboratories are GIA, AGS, IGI, and HRD. GIA is considered the global standard worldwide. AGS is a popular alternative in the U.S.A. while IGI and HRD are more common in Europe.

EGL is tricky because there are EGL labs all over the world, and some of them do a great job while others can be less reliable. We strongly recommend caution when buying an EGL certified diamond unless it's from EGL-¬USA.

Many diamonds are assigned grades by valuation companies and in-¬house graders. If your diamond does not come with a report from a major laboratory, you should always ask where the grader trained. He or she should be certified by a major grading laboratory: GIA, AGS, IGI, or HRD. Be smart and be cautious about reports done by uncertified shop owners, salespeople, or valuation companies.

SELECTING YOUR DIAMOND

You can choose to purchase your diamond online, or from a retail store. If you prefer to purchase your diamond in a retail store, avoid the big chains and shop with smaller independent jewellers. Many independent jewellers are actually significantly less expensive than their large competitors. (You don't have to take my word for it - shop around and you'll quickly learn that this is true). This way you'll buy a better quality diamond and - if you wish - you'll have the opportunity to design your own hand-made engagement ring setting.

If you choose to shop online, I would recommend comparing prices and service across several websites. Be sure that the company ships from your country - otherwise you'll be hit with expensive duty and GST. Always make sure you call or e-mail customer service and have them hand-inspect your diamond before you complete your purchase. Sometimes a diamond may seem like a great deal, but it could have an unfortunate inclusion, asymmetrical cut, or be negatively impacted by fluoresence. And above all, make sure you have an easy and affordable way to return the diamond if it doesn't turn out as you'd hoped. Online shopping is the best way to get a great deal on a diamond for your engagement ring, diamond studs, or pendant - just review this article, be reasonably cautious, and have fun.

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Grading Rough Diamonds!

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How are ruby cut grades assigned?

This is where things start to get complicated. The methods made use of to quantitatively analyze the top quality of a cut vary. The way the GIA identifies what a diamond's cut quality should be, as an example, varies in extremely specific ways from the way various other certifiers like the AGS do it. Most of the times, these organizations don't reveal the specific information of the procedures they utilize.

The shape of a ruby additionally makes a difference relative to exactly how its cut grade is identified. Although there are some standard requirements that continue to be the very same for any kind of kind of ruby, the specific methods made use of to grade a round diamond's cut are different from those used to quality a heart-shaped ruby's cut.

The rest of this explanation will certainly focus on round rubies, as this is without a doubt the most typical diamond form. One of the variables influencing the cut quality of a round diamond is the variety of aspects it has. Elements are the flat, specified areas on the surface area of a diamond. The aspects on round diamonds are generally triangular. Currently, it's assumed that the optimal round ruby need to have 33 facets on the crown (the section of the ruby that sits over the band, which itself is the largest point of the diamond) as well as 25 on the structure (the lower, longer section of the diamond). When there are blemishes externally of the diamond, cutters may include added elements in order to cover them. This results in a deterioration in the overall top quality of the cut.

While the aspect matter is generally agreed after as an excellent way of judging the top quality of a diamond cut, there are other factors on which jewelers frequently differ. Some of the various other factors made use of by some authorities to help determine cut grades consist of the height of the diamond's crown, the depth of the pavilion, the size of the table (the top of the crown), and also the angles of the crown and structure.

The American Criterion benchmark for rounded diamonds calls for a crown height of 16.2%, pavilion deepness of 43.1%, as well as table diameter of 53% of the overall band size. The Ideal Fantastic standard, nonetheless, asks for 19.2% crown elevation, 40% structure depth, and 56.5% table diameter. While these distinctions might be difficult for novices to recognize, they are a good illustration of the problems connected with producing a straightforward analysis of a ruby's cut.

Although there are some disputes regarding the precise proportions that comprise the best ruby cut, for potential ruby customers, the most essential thing to recognize is that diamond accreditations given by companies like the AGS as well as GIA are credible and meaningful. Reliable ruby vendors base the prices at which they deal diamonds on the cut in addition to the remainder of the "four Cs." When you purchase a ruby, you do not have to stress over the perception of exactly what makes a great ruby cut transforming so a lot that the worth of your ruby will certainly be substantially impacted.

Which diamond reduced grade stands for the most effective value?

Which type of diamond is best for you largely depends on your spending plan. For purchasers who agree to purchase them, suppliers usually advise rubies with the highest possible cut qualities. However, this could be because of some self-interest on their part.

The various other three Cs have an effect on diamond costs too, so it can be tough to determine the exact difference in price between an Ideal or Exceptional cut ruby and also a Great cut. For laid-back purchasers and also budget-conscious financiers alike, rubies with an Excellent or Excellent cut quality can represent an exceptional value. This is because, while they can be extra inexpensive than otherwise equivalent Ideal or Excellent cut rubies, the visible difference in high quality is very little.

At the very same time, do not hesitate to use your discretion. If, as an example, you come across a ruby with a Perfect reduced ranking which has great scores in the various other categories and is still within your spending plan, then you need to certainly consider it, as long as you're taking care of a trusted supplier.

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5 Tips on What To Look For When Buying Diamonds For Wedding Rings

A wedding, or an engagement in  Ringgold, is one of the most important events in every couple’s life. One of the best ways of making the experience memorable is by choosing the right ring to symbolize the love you have for one another. While most couples would like to get the most beautiful ring they can lay their hands on, budgetary restrictions can be a challenge. However, it is possible to find an ideal ring based on your budget.

For anyone looking for precious diamonds for engagement rings and wedding rings in Ringgold, they should consider going about the process carefully. There are various dealers in the market, some of who may sell you fake diamonds. Here are a few useful tips on what to look for when looking for precious diamonds for engagement or wedding rings.

Consider the Diamond Cut

1. Any expert will tell you that the cut is the most important thing to consider when buying diamonds in Ringgold. The main reason behind this is that the cut usually influences the sparkle. A diamond may be clear and feature a high quality color grade, but if the cut is poor, it may still appear dull. The dealer you buy from should be able to cut your diamond in the proper proportions. If your budget can allow it, choose a diamond with the highest cut grade.

Diamond Color

2.  Contrary to common belief, lack of color in your diamonds denotes a higher color grade. Some people go for pale yellow diamond, without knowing that it is low quality. To avoid such an experience, ask the diamond dealer to give you grade H or higher. Near colorless diamond ranges from grade G to J, but it may be quite expensive.

Clarity Diamonds can also be chosen based on their clarity levels.

3. This is usually not a very important factor to consider, considering that the precious stones usually come with imperfections, known as inclusions. These tiny imperfections may not be easy to detect, and they may only be seen through a microscope. However, the fewer there are, the higher the clarity grade of your diamonds. If your budget can be stretched further, consider buying grade VS1 grade or higher.

Consider the Diamond’s Carat Weight

4.  Unlike common belief, carat does not mean the size of the diamond, but its actual weight. Carat and cut must be considered side by side, because no matter the size of the diamond, a poor cut grade can make your precious stones look smaller. Another important fact to keep in mind is that the more the weight of the diamond, the more you will pay for it. Therefore, you should consider going for a less heavy stone with a high grade cut.

Ask for Proof of Certification

5. There is nothing as unfortunate as buying diamonds for your special event only to realize that they are of poor quality, or that they were stolen. To avoid such an eventuality, always ask the dealer in Ringgold to show you the copy of diamond certification.

With these tips, you should be able to make the right choice when buying precious diamonds in Ringgold for you engagement or wedding.

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Ringgold How to Buy a Diamond And The 4 Biggest Mistakes When Buying a Diamond

You have been dating the individual of your desires for rather some time currently. You could or might not be remaining together as a pair, either of both has its own relationship issues; if you do not live as a couple, the feeling of solitude that surges with your heart whenever your companion states the words "excellent bye" after a beautiful day well spent with each other motivates you to do even more and each time you turn erroneously to share with them your feelings, the empty area that greets you, swiftly transforms your ideas to do more right into a resolve to do even more now! For those who have taken their relationships an action further by moving in with each other.

Because of the isolation felt each time a partner claims great bye, various forms of stress as well as feelings embeded in they could be the should make your love official for the entire world to see or you both wish to begin a stable family members. Whatever motivates you into finally making the primary step to the most important dedication you would certainly ever before make in your whole life might not be off value however the symbol which you have to offer while taking this step is of miraculous value - "The Involvement Ring".

Today purchasing an interaction ring has currently end up being the standing quo of determining on your own as one that is already taken as well as all set for marriage but have you ever before played with the rock or band on your hand as well as thought of its history? Given that it's not specified in the scriptures or the earliest documents that offer detailed accounts of practices prior to marriage in time passed.

The preferred engagement ring of the contemporary age had its start as current as the 19th century and also wasn't constantly a sign of undying affection, it was basically the initial component repayment of the bride-to-be price to be paid to the bride's family members yet turned over as well as put on by the bride. It was a kind of insurance attended to the female, in situation the possible companion which was constantly the man at that time dissolves the marital relationship therefore jeopardizing the woman's merit and also interest various other guys.

Truth significance and icon of the engagement ring started radiating via in the 20th century, when males gave their fiancées a band that signified their love and intentions for a marital relationship union, the engagement ring represented that she had been taken, from restrictions and ready to be married to her true love as well as it was positioned on the 4th finger of the left hand, for that finger was believed to have a vein running via it which came straight from the heart as a result symbolizing the finger as a "heart finger". Earlier rings could just be a piece of silver or an iron band with no accessory, which the lady inserts into her 4th finger on her left hand, this was the technique momentarily till commercial rings and also the media took over the involvement scene. The Adverts revealed on interaction rings in the middle of the 19th century recommended that males must spend no much less than 2 months of their monthly income to buy the best ring for his precious bride to be and also simply with an advert the interpretation and also style of the interaction ring took a new instructions. The modern-day involvement ring is a symbol that shows that an individual is engaged to be wed snappy. The cut, pricing and construct from the engagement ring although not very important, includes a certain flavour to your engagement day or ceremony and also has rejected a brand-new jewellery market all on its very own. The Engagement ring currently is available in various designs; it can be a band constructed from precious products such as Gold, Platinum or Silver or maybe a band tied with treasure stones to give a tempting elegance to the ring. The various major layouts of interaction rings will be talked about listed below.

Different Types of Involvement Rings

Jewelry rings; these are the ultimate classic involvement rings, the jewelry ring consists of a band as well as a gem rock; the band might be made from any material of your selection ranging from gold to platinum while the gemstone ought to likewise be picked to fit your peculiar features, it might be rubies or sapphire cut in various methods that would certainly be explained below.

Interaction Rings with Side stones: These beautiful rings are made with gems placed right into the sides of the band, which could be made from any metal product relying on your preference. Some side stones call also had a central rock at the middle. The prominent gems used for this design of rings are generally rubies however you can directly tailor your gemstone to the taste of your love.

The Three Stone Rings or the Trinity ring: this is a ring layout with its very own enchanting background, it is believed that each rock in the three stone ring symbolizes the past, existing and future of the time where a couple has actually spent with each other and also the ring would bind them with each other for all eternity. The ring layout is that of a spotless platinum band with 3 beautiful gemstones; one at the middle with two place purposefully by the sides. The gems are typically crazy of diamonds yet you are permitted to customize yours into 3 different kinds of gems if you so wish.

The Matching Wedding Set: this is a beautiful mix of both the involvement ring and also the actual wedding event band, there is no set style on exactly how a matching wedding collection should look like however it is typically excellent to have either the involvement ring or the wedding ring emphasizing the other and also the other way around I.e. a splendid platinum involvement ring with a gemstone ought to be coupled with a basic Gold timeless wedding celebration band, supplying the new bride with a touch of colour. Tension Rings: allow the name not function as an obstacle to you when taking into consideration the stress ring for it is among those layouts we call straightforward however indefinitely stylish, it includes a band made from any material of your option, securely holding a gemstone in its grasp with stress i.e. the gems is not held by prongs however squeezed in between the two sides of the band product you picked. The band material offers as its holding assistance. It is very suggested you go for 2 contrasting colours for the band as well as the gemstone to highlight truth beauty of the tension ring.

The Different Cuts of Gems

The Cushion cut: this approach of cutting a gems, gives the stone a timeless shape that is in between a rectangular shape as well as an oval, it is one of the most preferred jewelry cuts and it's additionally recognized as the antique cut.

The Marquise cut: the technique used in reducing the form of the marquise cut offers the gems an oval form between with ends. This ring has a timeless elven or need to I claim natural appearance that highlights the mythological appeal in your bride-to-be.

The Emerald cut: the emerald treasure normally has its very own specified shape as well as this cut approach clearly mirrors it, the emerald cut is a rectangular cut with chopped corners sticking out at its four ends.

The Asscher cut: this method of cutting the gems offers it a shape individuals claim resembles the emerald rectangular shape but it is more octagonal fit compared to rectangular shape, the octagonal form helps it catch light as well as reflect it in various directions. It's a flawlessly beautiful cut for a rings gemstone.

The Princess cut: this is among one of the most previously owned cuts on gems, it is square fit and aids highlight the charm of the gemstone made use of rather demurely. The Round cut: this cut basic looks round however its more than that for it has different spikes included to its surfaces making it one of, if not one of the most shining gemstone cut of the whole lot, it is recognized amongst ladies for its capacity to blind the eye (glimmer).

The Heart cut: best for the romantics in mind and also shaped to belly their hearts, it is an easy and also stylish cut that is quite preferred among females. After giving a basic expose on interaction ring styles as well as cuts, the next step is to give your notice the leaders in the market that provides you with the ideal and also most pricey rings- sometimes- available.

Costs Barnes: the manufacturers of a few of one of the most charming as well as pricey interaction bands out there. Tiffany: everybody knows the name Tiffany this developer residence also gives customers with top of the variety rings and also costs postpone. Tacori: the Tacori layout is likewise among the most searched for interaction rings in the jewelry industry the cut and also plan of its layouts are always a delight to look at.

In choosing a ring your budget plan have to additionally come into play so either you buy Tiffany's or an average engagement ring, it's the thought that counts.

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What You Need To Know When Purchasing a Diamond Ring

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Rubies are normally available in an extremely large range of colors. Many people find out about anemic rubies and also GIA's color grading system that is made use of to categorize a diamond's body color ... you recognize D, E, F, etc. This color grading system is only utilized to identify one of the most common ruby body shade of yellow nevertheless anytime a ruby is discovered in another color like pink, blue, eco-friendly, and so on; then this diamond is referred to as a "" fancy diamond"".

All-natural Fancy rubies can be extremely expensive as well as sometimes much more expensive compared to a similar size anemic ruby. An excellent instance of a Fancy ruby is the well known 45.52 carat weight elegant deep blue ruby, the Hope Ruby, which gets on screen in the Smithsonian Nature Gallery in Washington, DC.

A shade boosted diamond is a 100% all-natural diamond that has actually had its shade transformed. And also most importantly, shade boosted rubies come in an extremely vast option of shades at very budget-friendly costs!

A little history- For many, several years it has been popular that a ruby's shade can be "" enhanced"" by placing a little tinted compound externally of a diamond and also simply like magic ... a diamond that had a visible yellowish shade would alter to a more eye-catching near anemic diamond. Unfortunately, this sort of shade boosted ruby can alter back to its initial body color if this colored material was inadvertently removed. In more recent years, the modern technology of shade enhanced diamonds has actually gone exceptionally advanced. It is currently possible to completely change the color of a ruby! These procedures are considered irreversible because it does remain secure when subjected to day-to-day regular problems. The color will not fade if exposed to sunlight or be washed off by extreme chemicals.

How is it done? The desired result of any one of these therapies is to have a much more marketable ruby. A less valuable diamond would certainly be a ruby that has a low body color or often a reduced quality. The shade improved ruby therapy companies recognize if they begin off with a specific kind of diamond as well as procedure it for a particular amount of time that they must wind up with a specific shade however it does not always function by doing this. This is a scientific research that does need some art in their procedures ... the only procedure that provides constant results is the finishing process.

The 3 procedures are as follows- Process # 1- HPHT Shade Improved Diamonds- High Pressure/ High Temperature Level (HPHT) therapy could improve the color of specific kinds of brown rubies as well as thus enhance their value. General Electric has actually established a procedure that practically is a mechanical simulation of a ruby's creation in nature. The color boosted diamond will certainly be heated up to an extremely high temperature level under a really high, stabilized stress. Faults in the crystal framework are then rearranged resulting in a modification of the diamond's shade. Because the conditions of HPHT are very much like ruby's original formation, just a well outfitted laboratory will certainly have the ability to positively determine this type of color boosted ruby. HPHT wased initially utilized to turn yellowish rubies into more valuable fancy tinted enhanced rubies, today it is additionally made use of to transform some out of favor brown diamonds right into even more preferable colorless tinted enhanced diamonds.

Process # 2- Irradiated Shade Enhanced Diamonds- OK ... do not begin obtaining all delighted due to the fact that you saw words irradiated! This is a 100% risk-free procedure that is extremely just like just what is utilized to maintain food by subjecting it to a stream of Gamma rays. The color boosted ruby procedure is done in a number of various ways however the outcomes are just the same. You start with a reduced color (P, Q, R, and so on) 100% natural diamond that has already been reduced as well as polished, then it is exposed to a stream of fast electrons. Throughout this part of the procedure the ruby will resort to an extremely dark color since a few of the atoms in the diamond's crystal framework have now been dislocated as well as this subsequently has affected the way light go through the ruby. Next the diamond goes via a regulated heating (annealing) process, this permits some of those atoms to transfer (partly fixed) in order to get a wanted shade.

Refine # 3- Covered Shade Boosted Diamonds- The finish on polished diamonds describes a slim synthetic layer that alters the color of the ruby. The layer can either be of the preferred shade or could create a colored interference-effect. Regrettably sometimes this procedure is done to deceive a purchaser. It is a reasonably very easy procedure to execute, it has been around for years (although the coatings materials are better currently), and also it does not need a great deal of pricey advanced devices. Recently, I have actually seen some pink layered rubies on the market, they are extremely eye-catching ... and also certainly you would certainly have to acquire them understanding that they have been covered and also follow your jeweler's standards about owning and also taking care of these color enhanced diamonds. The finishing can be related to the whole of a diamond's surface area, just the base of the ruby, or to a narrow zone near the girdle. A well-applied finish could change the color by one or more shade quality. Some coverings could be removed with boiling in acid, strong cleaning remedies, and even family chemicals. In some cases dots or larger areas of purple or blue ink are paintinged on the diamond to help combat a yellow-colored color. The diamond's setup will generally cover the dots, so they are hard to see in a mounted stone.

So, is a shade enhanced diamond right for you? Maybe ... natural expensive shade rubies can be gorgeous however they are costly! Shade boosted diamonds are cost effective and also enable numerous people to have a brilliantly tinted diamond. Ask your local jewelry expert if they have any Fancy rubies ... either all-natural or color boosted diamonds. It is constantly intriguing, as well as fun, to take a look at something different!

Under regular wear the irradiated as well as HPHT shade improved rubies will have not a problem of the color fading away. The only consideration will certainly be when you should have any type of type of service done on the piece of precious jewelry. If this kind of color boosted diamond is exposed to extreme quantities of heat it might influence the shade. The jeweler will certainly have to recognize that the diamond is a shade improved ruby prior to any work is done and after that the jewelry expert will be able to choose the finest strategy. Color enhanced diamonds are now additionally used as the small accent diamonds around a larger anemic diamond. There are many exciting items of precious jewelry readily available with little blue, yellow, black, or environment-friendly shade boosted rubies.

Since you recognize about shade improved rubies and someone aims to market you on what they call an all-natural fancy colored diamond but it goes to a super bargain price ... you will know that something just does not seem best about the deal. A record from a respected grading lab ought to accompany natural Fancy tinted diamonds that are marketed as all-natural. If you take care of a reliable business as well as you have actually been guaranteed concerning just what you are acquiring, after that you will minimize the opportunity of something poor taking place to you. Similar to any kind of circumstance including a pricey purchase of something that very few individuals are well versed in, education should be a crucial component of your strategy. This is a lot more essential if you intend to acquire a shade enhanced diamond. Bud Boland has been in the precious jewelry service for 40 years and also has done whatever from watchmaking, ruby setting, fashion jewelry making, and has been a Jeweler for nearly 35 years. He is a Graduate Gemologist from GIA (Gemological Institute of The U.S.A.), which is likewise the area where he was a Teacher. He has actually taught concerning diamonds to hundreds of pupils from throughout the globe

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5 Tips on What To Look For When Buying Diamonds For Wedding Rings

A wedding, or an engagement in  Ringgold, is one of the most important events in every couple’s life. One of the best ways of making the experience memorable is by choosing the right ring to symbolize the love you have for one another. While most couples would like to get the most beautiful ring they can lay their hands on, budgetary restrictions can be a challenge. However, it is possible to find an ideal ring based on your budget.

For anyone looking for precious diamonds for engagement rings and wedding rings in Ringgold, they should consider going about the process carefully. There are various dealers in the market, some of who may sell you fake diamonds. Here are a few useful tips on what to look for when looking for precious diamonds for engagement or wedding rings.

Consider the Diamond Cut

1. Any expert will tell you that the cut is the most important thing to consider when buying diamonds in Ringgold. The main reason behind this is that the cut usually influences the sparkle. A diamond may be clear and feature a high quality color grade, but if the cut is poor, it may still appear dull. The dealer you buy from should be able to cut your diamond in the proper proportions. If your budget can allow it, choose a diamond with the highest cut grade.

Diamond Color

2.  Contrary to common belief, lack of color in your diamonds denotes a higher color grade. Some people go for pale yellow diamond, without knowing that it is low quality. To avoid such an experience, ask the diamond dealer to give you grade H or higher. Near colorless diamond ranges from grade G to J, but it may be quite expensive.

Clarity Diamonds can also be chosen based on their clarity levels.

3. This is usually not a very important factor to consider, considering that the precious stones usually come with imperfections, known as inclusions. These tiny imperfections may not be easy to detect, and they may only be seen through a microscope. However, the fewer there are, the higher the clarity grade of your diamonds. If your budget can be stretched further, consider buying grade VS1 grade or higher.

Consider the Diamond’s Carat Weight

4.  Unlike common belief, carat does not mean the size of the diamond, but its actual weight. Carat and cut must be considered side by side, because no matter the size of the diamond, a poor cut grade can make your precious stones look smaller. Another important fact to keep in mind is that the more the weight of the diamond, the more you will pay for it. Therefore, you should consider going for a less heavy stone with a high grade cut.

Ask for Proof of Certification

5. There is nothing as unfortunate as buying diamonds for your special event only to realize that they are of poor quality, or that they were stolen. To avoid such an eventuality, always ask the dealer in Ringgold to show you the copy of diamond certification.

With these tips, you should be able to make the right choice when buying precious diamonds in Ringgold for you engagement or wedding.

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Ringgold How to Buy a Diamond And The 4 Biggest Mistakes When Buying a Diamond

For centuries, diamond has been used as an epitome of true love. It reflects love, affection, security, trust and a life long commitment. When you gift a diamond to a woman, let it be in the form of diamond engagement ring, you need not say the rest. It will make others understand that how much serious you are for her. It will portray your love in the best possible manner.

You can find a variety of diamond engagement rings at online jewelry stores. These diamond engagement rings come in many shapes and styles. It is apt to choose diamond as the stone for these engagement rings because diamond is considered beautiful and it is also the hardest of all substances present on the earth. This is primarily the reason why people consider it ominous and feel that wearing diamond can bring same kind of good luck in their lives. This has made diamond engagement ring, diamond solitaire ring, designer engagement ring, diamond engagement ring platinum, discount diamond engagement ring a pre determined gift for those involved in love.

Out of all rings, a ring with solitaire is considered the most appropriate symbol which can depict your love. The attraction with the solitaire is incomparable. Diamond solitaire rings are set in a prong setting with 4 to 8 claws. Prongs can mostly be seen in platinum, yet another very beautiful and attractive metal. In most of the cases platinum is considered, as it is generally thin, and makes the diamond more visible.

Then there is yet another form of diamond engagement rings, which is attractive as well as romantic. It is known as past, present future ring. These rings define love as eternal and something which was in the past will be in the present and will be there in the future. The ring actually consists of three stones of diamond. The design of the ring can be like a center piece of diamond with two pieces around, or the three pieces of diamond clustered together. Side stone diamond engagement rings are also one style of engagement rings, which is elegant. This type of engagement ring is basically attractive as well as elegant.

They go well for working women.

Then there are antique diamond rings. These are also called Victorian rings. The designs of these rings are just like what was prevalent in the past. These diamond rings also look well if they go with some other stones. And if you want to give something priceless and sentimental to your lover, then you can gift her ancestral ring. Ancestral ring is the ring of your family, coming down since past. This ring must have been worn by your mother and grandmother. These rings are high in sentimental value and thus are considered priceless. Bit if you do not have such a family ring, then there is nothing to be upset over. You can buy for your fiancé or your wife unique engagement rings; who knows, one day; this ring can becomes an ancestral ring for your family.

So, what are you waiting for? If you are planning to walk the aisle with hand in hand with your lover, then begin the process by gifting her a diamond engagement ring. After all, diamonds are a woman's best friend.

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How to Buy a Diamond And The 4 Biggest Mistakes When Buying a Diamond

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Diamonds are naturally available in an extremely vast range of colors. Many people know regarding colorless diamonds and also GIA's shade grading system that is utilized to classify a ruby's body color ... you understand D, E, F, and so on. This shade grading system is just made use of to identify the most typical diamond body shade of yellow nevertheless anytime a ruby is found in an additional color like pink, blue, green, and so on; then this ruby is referred to as a "" elegant ruby"".

Natural Fancy diamonds can be very expensive and often times more pricey compared to a similar size anemic diamond. A really great instance of a Fancy ruby is the well known 45.52 carat expensive deep blue diamond, the Hope Ruby, which is on screen in the Smithsonian Nature Gallery in Washington, DC.

A color improved ruby is a 100% all-natural ruby that has had its color transformed. And also best of all, color enhanced diamonds been available in a really large selection of colors at very budget-friendly costs!

A little bit of history- For several, numerous years it has actually been well recognized that a ruby's color can be "" enhanced"" by putting a little colored substance externally of a ruby and also much like magic ... a ruby that had a visible yellowish color would alter to an extra attractive near colorless diamond. Sadly, this type of shade improved ruby could change back to its original body color if this tinted compound was unintentionally removed. In more recent years, the innovation of color enhanced diamonds has gone extremely advanced. It is now feasible to entirely alter the color of a ruby! These processes are taken into consideration permanent since it does continue to be steady when exposed to everyday typical problems. The color will certainly not fade if revealed to sunlight or be washed off by extreme chemicals.

How is it done? The wanted result of any of these therapies is to have an extra valuable ruby. A much less valuable diamond would certainly be a ruby that has a reduced body color or often a reduced clearness. The color boosted diamond treatment firms know if they begin with a specific type of diamond and procedure it for a specific amount of time that they need to finish up with a particular shade however it does not always work this way. This is a science that does need some art in their processes ... the only procedure that offers constant results is the layer procedure.

The three processes are as follows- Refine # 1- HPHT Shade Improved Diamonds- High Pressure/ High Temperature Level (HPHT) treatment could improve the color of specific kinds of brown rubies and also therefore raise their value. General Electric has developed a process that virtually is a mechanical simulation of a diamond's development in nature. The color boosted ruby will certainly be warmed up to a really high temperature under a really high, supported stress. Faults in the crystal structure are then reorganized causing a modification of the ruby's shade. Since the problems of HPHT are extremely similar to ruby's original formation, only a well equipped lab will certainly be able to positively identify this type of shade improved diamond. HPHT wased initially utilized to transform yellowish diamonds into even more valuable fancy tinted boosted rubies, and now it is additionally used to change some out of favor brown rubies into preferred anemic tinted improved rubies.

Process # 2- Irradiated Shade Improved Diamonds- OK ... do not start obtaining all delighted because you saw the word irradiated! This is a 100% secure process that is really just like what is made use of to maintain food by subjecting it to a stream of Gamma rays. The shade boosted diamond process is done in a number of different ways but the results are just the same. You begin with a low shade (P, Q, R, etc.) 100% natural ruby that has already been reduced and also polished, then it is revealed to a stream of fast electrons. Throughout this part of the process the diamond will certainly count on a really dark shade due to the fact that some of the atoms in the diamond's crystal structure have actually currently been dislocated as well as this in turn has impacted the way light go through the ruby. Next the diamond undergoes a regulated heating (annealing) process, this enables a few of those atoms to relocate (partly repaired) in order to acquire a wanted shade.

Refine # 3- Layered Shade Boosted Diamonds- The covering on refined diamonds describes a slim man-made layer that alters the color of the ruby. The coating could either be of the wanted color or can trigger a colored interference-effect. However often this procedure is done to trick a customer. It is a fairly easy process to do, it has been around for several years (although the coatings materials are far better now), as well as it does not require a great deal of pricey high technology tools. Just recently, I've seen some pink covered rubies on the marketplace, they are extremely eye-catching ... and also obviously you would need to acquire them recognizing that they have been coated and also follow your jewelry expert's guidelines concerning owning as well as taking care of these shade improved diamonds. The layer can be put on the entire of a diamond's surface area, simply the base of the diamond, or to a slim area near the band. A well-applied coating could change the color by several color grade. Some coatings can be removed via steaming in acid, solid cleaning services, and even house chemicals. In some cases dots or bigger areas of purple or blue ink are painted on the ruby to assist combat a yellowish shade. The ruby's setup will generally cover the dots, so they are difficult to see in an installed stone.

So, is a shade enhanced ruby right for you? Possibly ... all-natural expensive shade rubies could be lovely but they are pricey! Shade boosted rubies are inexpensive and also enable lots of people to own a vibrantly colored ruby. Ask your local jewelry expert if they have any Fancy diamonds ... either all-natural or color enhanced diamonds. It is always intriguing, and also enjoyable, to take a look at something various!

Under regular wear the irradiated as well as HPHT shade boosted rubies will have no worry of the shade fading away. The only factor to consider will be when you have to have any type of sort of solution done on the piece of jewelry. If this sort of shade improved ruby is exposed to excessive amounts of warmth it might impact the shade. The jeweler will certainly need to understand that the ruby is a color enhanced diamond before any type of job is done and after that the jeweler will have the ability to choose on the best program of activity. Color enhanced diamonds are now also made use of as the little accent diamonds around a larger colorless ruby. There are several interesting items of precious jewelry readily available with little blue, yellow, black, or green shade boosted rubies.

Since you find out about color boosted rubies and somebody attempts to sell you on just what they call an all-natural expensive colored ruby but it is at an extremely bargain rate ... you will certainly know that something simply does not sound best concerning the offer. A report from a revered grading lab should come with natural Fancy colored rubies that are marketed as natural. If you handle a reliable firm as well as you have actually been assured concerning exactly what you are buying, then you will certainly decrease the opportunity of something bad occurring to you. Similar to any type of scenario entailing a pricey acquisition of something that not numerous individuals are well versed in, education must be a crucial part of your strategy. This is also more crucial if you intend to purchase a shade enhanced diamond. Bud Boland has actually remained in the precious jewelry service for 40 years and has done everything from watchmaking, ruby setup, precious jewelry production, and also has actually been a Gemologist for almost 35 years. He is a Graduate Gemologist from GIA (Gemological Institute of The U.S.A.), which is also the place where he was a Trainer. He has actually instructed regarding rubies to numerous trainees from around the globe

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