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The world-renowned and popular city is rich with culture and heritage.

Heritage Day In The Mother City

Famous for being one of the most extraordinary destinations in the world, the Mother City has a wide range of exceptional activities to offer. The world-renowned and popular city is rich with culture and heritage, becoming the perfect place to celebrate the South Africa’s diversity.

The Trends Of Diamond Rings Through History

From Medieval times to the 21st century, diamonds have always been one of the most durable and extraordinary gemstones. It’s doesn’t matter the time period, a diamond will always remain a fashionable jewellery creation. Even though the cut and setting of a diamond might have changed over the years, a diamond still remains a remarkable symbol of love.
Marcel is a mathematician, who changed the diamond industry forever.

The History Of Marcel Tolkowsky

Passionate about the diamond cutting process, Marcel Tolkowsky lived to the age of 92 leaving behind a remarkable legacy in the diamond industry. The well-known mathematician and gemologist scientifically established the best formula to cut and polish a round brilliant diamond.
TOP 10 CELEBRITY DIAMOND ENGAGEMENT RINGS | CT Diamond Museum

Top 10 Celebrity Diamond Engagement Rings

We simply can’t get enough of celebrity diamond engagement rings. These stars and their exquisite engagement rings once again prove that diamonds never go out of style. From extraordinary proposals to breathtakingly beautiful diamond creations, Hollywood celebrities know how to get down on one knee.
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Different carat sizes

Besides the remarkable sparkle of a diamond, one of the very first things you notice about an engagement ring is the size of the diamond. When it comes the 4Cs of a diamond, the carat size remains one of the most talked about characteristics of a diamond.
The Beauty Of Light Colour Diamonds | CT Diamond Museum

The Beauty Of Light Colour Diamonds

There are a few things in life that come close to the beauty of a light colour diamond. But, unlike anything else a light colour diamond is extremely rare and valuable. Take a pink colour diamond for example; scientists have established the origins and causes of each diamond colour, but the formation of a pink diamond still remains uncertain.
Scientists have revealed diamonds are the reason for the magical glow in the Milky Way.

Like A Diamond In The Sky

Diamonds are breathtakingly beautiful from up close and far away. For years it’s been known that a cosmic microwave background is the reason for the 'sparkle' in the sky. However, the nature of the source hasn’t been discovered up until now.
THE HISTORY OF BRANDED DIAMONDS

Should Diamond Ring Brands Matter?

Branded diamond cuts have been around for more than a decade. The exquisite designs of a diamond cut are most certainly alluring and consider extremely important. A reason why the GIA has recently announced that they will introduce branded-cut names to their grading reports.
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Top 10 Most Popular Diamonds In Movies

Diamonds have played a very important role in some of Hollywood’s most iconic movies. The remarkable gemstones are constantly used to spark our imagination and captivate our attention while partaking in an interesting storyline.