DIAMOND BLOG

There’s nothing more beautiful than an out of the ordinary diamond cut.

The World’s Most Famous Pear-Shaped Diamonds

There’s nothing more beautiful than an out of the ordinary diamond cut. It takes an experienced diamond cutter years to master the extraordinary skill of cutting and polishing a diamond to display the perfect balance of fire, brilliance and scintillation.
There are no rules when it comes to wearing your diamond engagement ring.

The Tradition Of Engagement Rings On The Left Hand

For many years, women and men around the world have been wearing diamond engagement rings to represent their unconditional love for one another. But the question remains, where did this age-old tradition originate from and most importantly, why do we wear our rings on the left hand?
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.
Carat Sizes | CTDM

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.