Category Archives: Diamonds

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Custom Designing your Diamond Ring

Over the past few years, we have turned more and more toward customizing the majority of the rings we create.  At first our customers feel a little daunted by the task but when they learn about the process and start … Continue reading

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Diamond Indulgence Valentine’s Day Promotion

Treat your sweetheart or yourself to a pair of 2 carat total weight Ideal Cut Swarovski CZ stud earrings and some delicious chocolate truffles and get a 1 in 100 chance to win a pair of 1ctw diamond cluster earrings … Continue reading

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Create New Jewelry Reusing What You Love

I ran into one of my customers over the summer and noticed she was wearing a solitaire pendant with a Circle of Life pendant her fiancé had purchased from us months earlier.  When I asked her about it, she explained … Continue reading

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Why can’t I sell my ring for what I paid?

By Neil Beaty GG(GIA) ICGA(AGS) NAJA Professional Appraisals in Denver www.gemlab.us Nearly everything you buy takes a hit on resale.  Diamonds are actually pretty good in that area.  Just try and resell a cell phone, computer, a piece of clothing, … Continue reading

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Customizing an engagement ring design.

We provide a fairly extensive inventory of “stock” engagement ring designs but as many of our customers discover during this process, there is nothing better that customizing the design of an engagement ring.  This offers the opportunity of presenting something … Continue reading

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Customizing a Cushion Cut Diamond Engagement Ring

Customizing a ring can be a daunting endeavor but one of our recent customers knew exactly what he wanted.  We had made a couple of rings with pear-shaped side stones but  he wanted something a little extra. After picking his … Continue reading

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Not everyman can afford Kim Kardashian.

Video link: A glimse at extravagant engagment rings We made an appearance this morning on WPIX News (Channel 11 in NYC).  The segment was about Kim Kardashian’s new engagement ring, a whopping 15 carat cushion cut from Kanye West.  We … Continue reading

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What to expect when trying to sell your jewelry.

We often work with our customers who are looking to sell some heirloom jewelry.  As you can expect this comes with many pitfalls and much to consider.  This is a brief overview of the different options you should consider if … Continue reading

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Black Diamond Earrings set in Black Rhodiumed Gold

Black gold for your ears!  We started a trend with one of our customer’s special orders earlier this year.  As a result of the inquiries which came from posting this image on our Facebook page we have finally added black … Continue reading

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Custom Channel-Set Princess-Cut Wedding Band

A few years ago, a long time friend and customer came to me with a special request.  He wanted to purchase three stone ring with three different stones in  it.  Each stone has special meaning and I was happy to … Continue reading

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