While purchasing diamonds is both exciting and thrilling, the experience can often be stressful and overwhelming. Knowing what to look for and the right questions to ask can be intimidating. Beyond the size and cost there are a lot of things to consider! What are the Four C’s? What’s florescence and does it matter? Should you buy a natural or lab grown diamond? There are a lot of questions that arise when shopping for your perfect stone and lack of consideration can lead to buyers remorse. Diamonds are a beautiful, sentimental, and not inexpensive purchase. Whether you’re new to diamond shopping or just need a refresher, we have the knowledge and resources to help!
Our Diamond Guarantee
To ensure your satisfaction, our G.I.A. Graduate Gemologist alongside our professional staff always takes the time to explain the key characteristics of diamonds. Multiple diamonds are presented for direct comparison, leaving you confident in making a decision. Additionally, with access to thousands of stones–natural and lab grown–we’re sure to be able to find your perfect diamond.
We stand behind our diamonds. And therefore as an added bonus all loose diamonds come with a lifetime trade-up policy.
If you are looking for more knowledge on YOUR diamond, we also offer insurance appraisals for new and estate jewelry.
The Four C’s of Diamonds
The most common tool used to talk about a diamond is a series of scales about the various qualities of the stone called the Four C’s of Diamonds. This covers Cut, Carat, Color, and Clarity. While our associates are happy to educate you anytime in store about all you need to know about diamonds, if you want to know where to start your diamond education right now, we’ve provided a Four C’s crash course below from the Gemological Institute of America!