Estate Diamond Jewelry Blog

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Does Jewelry Depreciate? Everything You Need to Know December 27, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

While many items appreciate or depreciate over time, different rules apply to jewelry. Jewelry’s long-term value mainly depends on its type and age. High-end, rare jewelry can have greater value in the future, while artificial jewelry is all but guaranteed to lose its value. However, many other factors need to be considered first.  In this article, we’ll cover whether jewelry decreases in value over time. We’ll also give you some tips on which jewelry you…

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Complete Guide to Diamond Bow Tie Effect December 23, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

If you’re in the market for a diamond, you’ve probably heard of the four Cs: cut, clarity, color, and carat. These four elements work together to maximize a diamond’s sparkle.  One factor that could affect the sparkle is the bow tie effect. This article will offer a detailed explanation of what a bow tie effect is and whether you should buy a diamond that features it.  What Is the Diamond Bow Tie Effect?  A bow…

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Top 15 Bezel Set Sapphire Rings December 22, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Do you have your eye on a bezel set sapphire ring for yourself? Or do you plan to give it to someone else? Indeed, a ring in a bezel setting is an excellent choice. Bezel settings are stunning, and they have a vibrant history.  Keep reading for more information on the bezel setting. Afterward, you will view fabulous ring designs to inspire you.  Bezel Set Sapphire Rings History of Bezel Set Sapphire Rings Examples of…

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What Is a Shared Prong Wedding Band? – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

A shared prong wedding band is a romantic symbol representing the love you share with your beloved. This article will guide your search for a wedding band you’ll adore. For instance, you can compare the types of prong rings or peek at some lovely prong wedding bands. Likewise, you’ll enjoy browsing through pictures of fabulous engagement rings.  What Is a Shared Prong Wedding Band? Simply stated, a shared prong setting has two diamonds held in…

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Do Diamonds Sparkle Rainbow Colors? December 20, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

If you’re buying jewelry, you might wonder if diamonds sparkle rainbow colors. You may question if the stones you like are even genuine. It might be hard to tell since there are so many choices available.  Before making that purchase, you can find answers to your jewelry questions below. Find out what makes a diamond sparkle. Learn the difference between synthetic versus simulated diamonds and more.  Do Diamonds Sparkle Rainbow?  Genuine diamonds do not sparkle…

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Engagement Rings For Small Fingers – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

When buying engagement rings for small fingers, there are many factors to consider, such as style, design, and diamond features. And, of course, there’s how the ring would look on the bride’s hand. Since every person has different hands and fingers, not all ring styles will flatter them.  In this article, we reveal the best engagement ring for small fingers. We’ll discuss different diamond shapes, bands, and ring styles to make your purchase easier. Understanding…

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The 8 Times You Shouldn’t be Wearing Your Engagement Ring December 13, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Your engagement ring is the second most important ring you’ll ever wear, after your wedding band, but that doesn’t mean there is any good reason for you to wear it every hour of every day. The nature of engagement ring design means it’s exposed to many potential dangers that wedding bands aren’t. Here we look at 8 times when you definitely shouldn’t be wearing your engagement ring. Do you Wear your Engagement Ring Everyday? Yes.…

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Complete Guide to the Canary Yellow Diamond – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

“Regular” diamonds are classic and never go out of style. But they are not the only choice. Fancy color diamonds don’t cease to impress with their uniqueness, wonderful shades, and rarity. You can find them in numerous shades: canary yellow, blue, green, purple, red, pink, etc. In this article, we’ll talk about yellow diamonds. This complete guide to the canary yellow diamond will tell you everything you need to know about this beautiful stone. What…

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8 Carat Engagement Rings December 9, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Every diamond is unique, and its significance only increases if you’re giving it to the person you love. In our selection, Estate Diamond Jewelry has engagement rings suitable for every budget. And if you’re looking for the best of the best, we have those as well. Our jewelers have a remarkable collection of the rarest and the most exquisite 8 carat engagement rings.  In this article, we’ll introduce you to 8-carat diamonds and offer advice on buying them. 8 Carat Engagement Rings: Beauty and Rarity  Diamonds were formed…

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Top 20 Vintage Oval Engagement Rings December 8, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

With their ageless beauty, elegant shape, and their overall ability to appear larger than their carat size, it’s no wonder so many people are attracted to vintage oval engagement rings these days. Recent years have seen the oval cut revived after celebrities like Blake Lively and Hailey Bieber were spotted wearing them ahead of their weddings.  If you’re looking for inspiration, this article will be showcasing 20 vintage oval engagement rings guaranteed to leave brides speechless.  The Warren Ring.…

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20 Awesome Proposal Decorations Ideas December 6, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Planning a proposal is more stressful than it might seem. You need to pick out the perfect ring, scout for a suitable location, and set everything up at the right time. On top of that, your proposal needs to have all the necessary decorations so it can be remembered as the best day of you and your partner’s life.  Here are 20 awesome proposal decoration ideas that will make this special occasion even more memorable. Rose Petals  Starting with a classic choice, rose petals are a must no matter what type of proposal…

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Top 30 Aquamarine Rings Under $5000 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

The dazzling blue March birthstone, aquamarine, is a favorite to many. This gemstone symbolizes happiness, honesty, and clear communication, which makes it perfect for engagement rings. Especially, for aquamarine rings under $5000. If you want to surprise your bride with an aquamarine engagement ring without spending a fortune, you’ll be happy to know we offer a wide selection. In this article, we’ll introduce you to our top 30 aquamarine rings for $5000.  The Arosa Ring Price: $4,950. Learn more about the Arosa…

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How Can You Tell if a Diamond is Antique? December 2, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Rings are often advertised as antique vintage engagement rings or as containing an “authentic antique diamond,” but it’s difficult to know what’s actually true. Finding out if a diamond ring is truly antique or authentic is not a process exclusive to jewelers and technicians. Below is a guide for determining whether a diamond is modern or authentically antique. How Can You Tell if a Diamond is Antique? Video Tutorial to Tell if your Diamond is Vintage…

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Should I Propose Before or After Dinner? – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Asking someone to marry you during a romantic meal is one of the most popular ways of proposing. There are many ways to plan a proposal at a restaurant: hide the ring in the champagne glass, hire a violinist to create a mood, or simply get down on one knee and pop the question. However, one of the most important factors to think about is whether you should propose before or after dinner.  Proposing Before…

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