Blue Diamonds – why are they so expensive?

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A recent report of the FCRF (Fancy Colour Research Foundation) highlighted that blue diamonds are reaching a peak in diamond prices – but why are blue diamonds so expensive? Well, these diamonds are very rare, especially the ones very intense in colour. We have always thought of diamonds to be white and sparking however, the […]

Pandora Enters China Market with tmall

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Pandora Jewellery Enters Chinese Market In addition to the current business model, Pandora jewellery launched on an eCommerce platform from Alibaba called Tmall.com. Concluding that the Denmark-based jeweller aims to break into the Chinese market. Internet retailing, expanded globally 53 percent last year. Due to faster internet speeds, improved payment security and convenience, internet retailing has gained […]

Christie’s Magnificent Jewell’s Auction

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Christie’s Magnificent Jewell’s (New York 2016) Christie’s Magnificent Jewell’s sale, saw a strong upward trend in jewellery sales which was most reassuring, there was significant movement, notably in the investment diamond sector. Christies NY Magnificent Jewell’s sale, sold 87 percent of all lots offered. This was an exceedingly good result totaling in excess of $AUD61M.   […]

GEM QUALITY CVD DIAMONDS

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Gem Quality CVD Grown Synthetic Diamonds (I Colour 3.23 Carat and H Colour 2.52 Carat Round Brilliant Cut CVD Diamonds) Gem Quality CVD Diamonds: Grown by chemical vapour deposition (CVD) Synthetic CVD diamonds, have rapidly improved in recent years due to advances in growth techniques and post growth decolourising treatments. Near-colourless CVD synthetics have now […]

CVD DIAMONDS

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CVD DIAMONDS – SYNTHETIC MAN MADE Produced using microwaves and gasses in vacuum plasma reactors CVD Diamonds “Chemical Vapour Deposition” are synthetic diamonds. Due to a heated exchange hydrocarbon gasses break down, and carbon atoms begin to precipitate in thin layers onto a flat substrate or wafer. The deposits occur a in similar way that […]

Adding the sparkle to diamonds

 Diamond Cutting Polishing a beginners guide There is only one quality of a diamond which we control, diamond cut.  Don’t confuse diamond cut with diamond shape, for example a round brilliant cut diamond. . The cut refers to how well the stone is cut, the qualities of the diamond – how well the cut unlocks the diamond’s fire […]

Huge Diamond Found in Botswana Lucara Diamond Corp

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Nov. 18, 2015) – Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX:LUC)(BOTSWANA:LUC)(NASDAQ OMX Stockholm:LUC) (“Lucara” or the “Company”), the high quality diamond producer with assets in Botswana, is pleased to announce the recovery of a 1,111 carat gem quality, Type IIa diamond. Please see attached photos. The magnificent stone, which originated from the south lobe […]