Archive for the 'Cultured Diamonds' Category

DiamaTest Machine vs DiamondSure

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

The issue of undetected lab diamonds is the talk of the diamond industry for about a half of a year already since the time the laboratory made gems were sold for natural. Undoubtedly, it raises debates and blames but it also can be a huge push towards creating more efficient diamond detecting machines. Or arguing [...]

Amavida Diamond Engagement Rings Collection by Gabriel & Co

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Once a person’s got certain health problems, in most cases he’ll address the health-care therapist who’s the specialist in that definite field. It soundly absolutely logically. So why when a man decides to  propose he doesn’t follow the same rule? There is Gabriel & Co company that specialize on producing particularly engagement jewelry, so there [...]

DiamondCheck Machine Installed in South Africa Diamond Dealers Club

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Do you know how to ensure consumer’s confidence in diamonds? To use diamond detecting machines to help find the authenticity of the stone. There was the noise-stirring case last year associated with synthetic diamonds that were sold like natural diamonds. This turns the diamond trading market into unsafe territory where anyone may be cheated. Later [...]

Are Diamonds Still a Popular Present for Valentine’s Day?

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

No secret that the most popular V-Day presents are sweets, flowers, cards and jewelry. Even though the jewelry is in the bottom of the list but the spendings it involves are larger than for the previous three put together. However the prognosis for revenue from jewelry stores for Valentine’s Day 2014 are not that optimistic. [...]

Heart-Shaped Diamonds to Fit Valentine’s Day Celebration

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

There is a kind of phenomenon when anticipation is considered better than the actual holiday. Maybe, but not in case when Valentine’s Day is concerned. V-Day is full of sweets, romance and love and there is nothing to disturb the festive atmosphere. However there is a present that can even more emphasize the event as [...]

Yet Another Diamond Scam

Friday, January 24th, 2014

The more expensive the product is, the larger the number of scams about it is too. Logically, diamond scams are just numerous! Some of them are: diamonds with more facets sparkle more, diamond clarity is the most important factor, multiple color grade of a diamond, approximate carat weight, diamonds of SI3 clarity and so on. [...]

Never Fading Diamonds and Memory of the Deads

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

How can be these two absolutely different things stand together in a row? Diamonds have nothing to do with dead people unless the last are used to make the first. The idea of using the ashes of dead people is not a novel one. There are some diamond-growing companies that specialize only on cultivating diamonds [...]

What is an Unforgettable Diamond Ever?

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

The one you are never to forget or want to part with, aren’t you? While celebrities are fighting for getting the rarest and most expensive diamond to boast, for someone the meaning but not the size is a matter or a great concern. The diamond that is associated with the most sweet moments of you [...]

Diamonds Help in Treating Heart Diseases

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

The idea of using diamonds for industrial needs is as old as age. Moreover, more than 80 % of mined diamonds are used industrially since only a small part of natural stones are suitable for use as gemstones. The experts are looking for a larger spectrum of ways to implement diamonds in other spheres of [...]

What are Diamond Miners Afraid Of?

Friday, December 6th, 2013

This is not a secret that natural resources are exhaustible. The experts are reluctant to reveal prognosis concerning the resources that are in higher demand with diamonds included. But looking on lots of hollow mines all around the world it’s not hard to guess all of them will share the same fate. However this is [...]

GIA and WFDB Have Signed an Agreement

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

The world seems to focus on synthetic vs natural diamonds issue. The idea is to get to know how to detect one from another. A range of steps have been taken already to respond to the situation of undetected synthetic diamond. After the Rapaport Conference and diamond detecting device for smaller diamonds, the agreement between [...]

Diamond Detecting Device for Smaller Diamonds

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

It seems all the events go in a well-formed logical order: first there were synthetic diamonds mixed together with natural gems and sold like the last. Then there was the conference aimed to warn the diamantaires on the issue of synthetic diamonds. Now there is the device specifically created to help detect diamonds of smaller [...]

Conference Devoted to Synthetic Diamonds

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

The reaction to this world- shattering event was not long in coming. There is the conference next month specifically organized to focus on synthetic diamonds, on undisclosed synthetic diamonds in particular. Just to remind you, there isn’t the first case when synthetic diamonds were mixed with natural gems and sold to diamontories. It grows to [...]

Synthetic Diamonds Sold As Natural Diamonds

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

About a year ago the news concerning undisclosed synthetic diamonds that were sent to GIA laboratory for grading shattered the world. After that there were the number of various events organized to raise diamond traders consciousness on synthetic diamonds, thus to prevent them from being mixed together with natural ones. This sword has double edges. [...]

Another Affordable Option to Mined Diamonds

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Some customers looking for more affordable but real diamonds usually hesitate between enhanced or treated diamonds and synthetic diamonds. While you can find more detailed information about what treated diamonds are here, in the article below we tried to reveal the topic of HPHT diamonds, that are made with the help of high pressure high [...]

Diamonds Found on Other Planets

Friday, October 11th, 2013

The idea of expansion of other planets is not new. People are constantly looking for alternative sources of natural resources that are exhaustable. Water on Mars seems more of less real and this is a vital component of people’s life. As it turned out diamond are, too! They are life-changing minerals used in industry such [...]

A New Name for Lab-Grown Diamonds

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

There has always been a confusion about how to name lab-grown diamonds. On the one hand, they are real diamonds with the only difference they are made by man with all diamond related properties. But on the other, they are not mined as people used to think but created synthetically. There should be a more [...]

Still Diamonds, Still Brilliant, Still Firm as Ever

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

It’s impossible to change the nature but it’s quite attainable to improve the technology. Diamonds formed in natural environment yield to incredible high pressure and temperature, what made it so hard for scientist to recreate the same processes in labs. But in a course of time they succeeded to reproduce the process of diamond formation [...]

UAB and BBA to Assist Synthetic Diamond Researches

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

It’s one thing to win the grant but it’s quite the other to spend it right way. The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA) don’t have problems with both issues. Funds got from “Partnership and Innovation” grant will be used for a synthetic diamond research projects. Read the details below:

Diamond Recycling and Synthetic Diamonds: Making the Impossible Possible

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Living in time of ecological crisis, the benefits of recycling become more evident. Speaking about recycling, first what comes to one’s mind is plastic, used paper, metallic things and any other things you are surrounded with, but diamonds are the last you will think about, won’t you? “Recycled diamond” sounds like an oxymoron because in [...]

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