Archive for the 'Cultured Diamonds' Category

Diamond Series Lasers

Friday, August 10th, 2012

To comprehend how progressive the achievement found in the news below is we should say some words about micromachining. Micromachining is used to produce tiny holes, lines and other cuts on many different samples including a variety of metals, plastic and organic materials. The size of the structures cut can range from a couple of [...]

Diamonds Offered by Centaurus Diamond Technology, Inc. – What are They?

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

There are some respectable diamond growing laboratories that you can find information about on this resource: Gemesis, The New Age Diamonds, Chatham and now there is a decent addition to this list known as Centaurus Diamond Technology. However, unlike three previous companies Centaurus are more focused on growing diamonds for industrial needs than on satisfying [...]

Do You Still Have Any Prejudices Concerning Man Made Diamonds? But Celebs Don’t!

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

There is hardly a person who haven’t watched Oscar award and there is hardly a girl who haven’t paid attention to celebrity’s attire. In order to intensify the beauty of their haute couture dresses, ‘red carpet’ divas prefer to wear only fine jewelry and there is nothing better than diamonds. But it shouldn’t make you [...]

The Truth About the Color of Colorless Diamonds

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

When speaking about colorless diamonds, most customers do believe they really lack color. However, it’s false assumption based on the name “colorless”. If they really were, there would be no any color-grading scale, but it is. Moreover, someone may find it confusing starting from letter D to Z without know what each letter means. So [...]

What Diamond Clarity to Choose

Monday, July 9th, 2012

As far as the previous post was about diamond clarity, you might want to find out what is the ultimate clarity of diamond jewelry to satisfy your demands and yet not to break the bank. While it’s clear that IF, or internally flawless diamonds, can be rather seen in museums than on someone’s finger, there [...]

4Cs of Diamonds: Clarity

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

If you are just a beginner in a field of diamond jewelry then choosing one can be really a challenge. Of course, visually any diamond looks fabulous but once you ask about the gem you are bumped by hard-to-comprehend information with some letters and numbers you may know little about. So, in order you are [...]

Detect It or Not?

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Not too much time passed since Hong Kong Company uncovered their diamond detector DiamaPen at Jewellery and Gem fair. Along with the wave of wows and praises there are first critical and sceptical premises that really mar the impression from the novel device. Yet they are the issues you should better lend your ear to, [...]

Synthetic Diamond Detector from Hong Kong Company

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Recently there was a huge stir on synthetic diamonds that were sold as mined without being credited as laboratory grown. The person who bought them and delivered to the gemological institution was definitely cheated and suffered significant losses. This situation showed that lab created diamonds can be easily taken for natural ones and again remind [...]

Diamonds as Unique as They are

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

While browsing the net, you will come across many online jewelry stores offering you the best diamond jewelry with price tags you can afford. But there will be hardly any information as for their characteristics. If you are an experience buyer of diamonds, then you are aware of their unique properties, but in case your [...]

Element Six: Producing Diamonds in Silicon Valley?

Friday, June 1st, 2012

What is common between diamonds and silicon? While silicon is widely used in engineering diamonds remain a girl’s best friend. But we should not forget about other unique properties of diamonds except brilliance and wearproofness. Initially diamonds were used for industrial needs for production of drilling, cutting, sawing and so on tools. But blinded by [...]

Make Your Brilliant Choice With Gemesis

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Whether this is an up-to-date tendency, a kind of fashion trend of just the conscious responsibility for the environment, but man made diamonds are definitely gaining momentum. The percentage of “eco” marriages is gradually growing so the choice of eco-friendly components of it is inevitable. In this regard Gemesis company offers the perfect option for [...]

Memorial Diamonds

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Many pet owners treat their pets as the family members, likewise they like to experience together the joy of life. But life is not eternal, you can’t stop the time to extent the pleasant moments with your pet. Yet there is an option to soothe your moaning by having an eternal reminder of your best [...]

Lab Grown White Diamonds are Available Now

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Do you know the diamond color grading scheme? It starts from D, runs to Z and is applied only to colorless diamonds as far as fancy colored diamonds have their own grading scale. So, D refers to absolutely white stones while Z is used to identify brownish diamond. In fact, most diamonds produced in the [...]

Set It Right to See the Bright Light!

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

On browsing the net you will see there is an ample choice of loose diamonds for sale. Brilliant, stunning of various sizes and colors they are perfect for any jewelry piece. It is going to be quite a challenging task to pick one or two of many, but it’s going to be even more tricky [...]

The Confusion Over Synthetic Diamonds That Will Never Be Settled

Friday, March 16th, 2012

There are many terms of synthetic diamonds each reflecting a particular aspect: man made, laboratory grown, created diamonds or cultivated diamonds. All of them stand for one notion – synthetic diamonds that are grown by high skilled engineers in the laboratory conditions that imitate the processes happen in nature. It takes thousands of years for [...]

Sight and Insight — Both Provided by Man Made Diamonds

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

It’s not a secret that initially diamonds were mined and later grown synthetically not for the sake of contemplation but for applying them in industrial practice. Annually about 12 to 15 millions of carats of diamonds are mine and only a small amount of them go to the jewelry market while the bulk is used [...]

High Pressure High Temperature Method (HPHT)

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Diamond is the most solid stone in the world, so powerful that it can make all women drooling over its amazing rays of light no other gem can boast to produce. With such high parameters as diamond has, growing it in the laboratory conditions could be something of a challenge. But thanks to qualified specialists [...]

Is It a Real Gemstone?

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Shopping for gemstones and gemstone jewelry can be confusing, because prices are sometimes very different for jewelry that appears to be very similar. Some of the words used in jewelry ads can be confusing too, because gemstones are labeled as natural, genuine, synthetic, simulated, treated — or a combination of those terms.

Nice Ice

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Lab-made diamonds are as dazzling as those mined by third-world labor. This bling may be easier on your conscience — and your wallet. Yes, diamonds are forever. But even the most expensive, sparkling ad campaign has never been able to put a sheen on one of the guiltiest of our guilty pleasures. The legacy from [...]

Next Best Friend: Cultured Diamonds

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Conventional thinking about diamonds may soon be changing. Diamonds — long prized for their beauty, rarity and long generation times — are now being created in a matter of hours in laboratories. What that change will do to the diamond gem industry or to the market value of natural diamonds is still in question. But [...]

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