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The origin of birthstones is believed to date back to the breastplate of Aaron, which contained 12 gemstones representing the twelve tribes of Israel. In the ancient Roman times, birthstones were believed to possess spiritual and magical energies that could be used as protection. The Hebrew temple priests would wear a breastplate with 12 gems on it, with each stone a different colour.
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Diamonds are more than just dazzling gemstones; they have a fascinating history and are steeped in mystery. Here are 10 interesting diamond facts that you may not know:
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For centuries, couples around the world have been symbolising their unconditional love for one another with a beautiful diamond engagement ring. Discover the fascinating history of the wedding ring and why it has been a customary way to showcase your love and commitment.
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Over the years, a diamond has remained one of the most spectacular gemstones of all time. But what exactly makes the diamond so fascinating?
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Even though diamonds are prized as the quintessential colourless stone, they’re also found in a variety of different colours such as blue, pink, yellow diamonds. In fact, South Africa is home to some of the rarest and most valuable natural fancy colour diamonds in the world.
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When it comes to glamorous red carpet events such as the 2019 Oscars, Hollywood stars sure know how to make an entrance. From Lady Gaga’s world-renowned yellow diamond necklace to Charlize Theron’s gorgeous display of layered diamond accessories we can’t get enough of the array of diamond sparkle worn on the Oscars Red Carpet.
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The heart-shaped diamond has become one of the most popular diamond cuts of our time. Even though the unique shape is a favourite choice amongst less traditional brides in the 21st century, the diamond cut has been around for a very long time.