Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Diamonds

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:

The History of the Wedding Ring

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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Top 10 facts about diamonds you didn’t know

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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Top Fancy Colour Diamonds From South Africa

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.

The Best Diamond Jewellery at the 2019 Oscars

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.

The History of the Heart-Shaped Diamond Cut

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.
If you’re buying a heart-shaped diamond, keep in mind that the size of the diamond will have an impact on the brilliance.

Famous Heart-Shaped Diamonds

There’s simply nothing more romantic than a heart-shaped diamond. Over the years, the heart-shaped diamond cut has become extremely popular, especially for a bride who’s looking for a less traditional diamond cut.
Saint Valentine is widely recognised as the saint of love

Why do we celebrate Valentine’s Day?

There’s nothing better than celebrating Valentine’s Day. Not only do you get the opportunity to express your love, but it’s also a day that you feel cherished. Even though you appreciate your significant other throughout the year, 14 February has become a day you could shamelessly shower them with chocolates, flowers, diamond jewellery and other gifts.
We take a look at the extraordinary diamond creations Kate has borrowed and received from the royal family

Kate Middleton’s Royal Diamond Jewellery Collection

From beautiful diamond tiaras to exquisite earrings, the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton’s jewellery collection has no end. The day she joined the royal family, Kate’s incredible collection of sparkle has grown, along with her exclusive access to the Queen’s remarkable diamond jewellery creations.