Category: Diamonds

Featuring diamond rings, diamond engagement rings, diamond industry news, diamond education, how to buy a diamond and much more.

4 Hot Engagement Ring Trends of 2013

The ring is one of the single most significant elements of engagement. Why? Because it is the emblematic expression of undying love. Romance is ultimately symbolized by the precious metal that lies on the bride-to-be’s finger. Many a groom will tell you that there is not only an abundance of pressure, but also an overwhelming amount of decisions when it…

Shifting Towards Green | Positive Change in the Jewelry Industry

A couple of years ago I attended a presentation put on by Martin Rapapport about Fair Trade. He truly captivated the audience with his vision of how the jewelry industry could act in a more socially responsible manner. I remember him encouraging the attendees to visit his booth after the seminar to check out a few examples of some fair…

Diamond Empowerment Fund | Simmon’s Green Bracelet Headed for TV!

Russell Simmons is continuing his strong push to raise awareness for the Diamond Empowerment Fund – Starting on Monday a PSA is headed for TV illustrating the good that diamonds can do for the people in Africa who live in the regions where the gems are found. This powerful video portrays a story of a child that begins when he…

Jewelry Trends 2008 | Final Report on JCK Las Vegas Show

We’ll finally it’s over. Our team spent an unbelievable eight days on the the trade show floor finding just the right fine jewelry pieces and swiss watches to load up our showcases for the fall. In my last report I noted organic jewelry as being particularly strong and this definitely was the case. But by the end of the show…