All About Diamonds!

“Diamonds” – When we hear this word, the first thing comes to our mind is its sparkling beauty followed by its cost, and also Leonardo DiCaprio’s Blood Diamond movie. Why Diamonds are so costly? Why it is very special? What exactly it is? This Article Read More …

What Are Fancy Color Diamonds?

Fancy colored diamonds are naturally colored diamonds. Past the color grade Z – on the white diamond scale – each color is the cause of certain alterations in the atomic structure of the rough. Once mined, the diamonds are cut to a shape the gemologist Read More …

Some Fun Artsy Things to do This Weekend

Find the perfect things to do in Houston this weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Friday, April 13 to Sunday, April 15, 2018.  Eat your weight in barbecue, discover and celebrate Japanese traditions, create your own vision board, watch a free, outdoor concert, see the Read More …

The Centenary Diamond

Everyone hears about the Cullinan diamond, but not much is mentioned about the Centenary Diamond. Here’s its story. The diamond Jubilee of De Beers Consolidated Mines passed off quietly in 1948, the massive post-WWII growth and expansion of the diamond industry had barely begun, while Read More …

A Brief Look at the History & Evolution of the Diamond

3.3 Billion years ago Almost 200 km below the earth’s surface carbon began to evolve under extreme pressure and heat, the beginnings of the formation of the most valued commodity on earth, the Diamond. 322 BC – 185 BC Diamonds begin to appear in Europe Read More …

A Little Diamond Magic Won’t Hurt

Diamonds were once believed to hold many magical, mystical and medicinal properties. The phosphorescence of certain diamonds (their ability to glow in the dark) was considered a proof of the stone’s extraordinary powers. Diamonds were thought to calm the mentally ill, and to ward off Read More …

The World Has A New Expensive Diamond

The world’s most expensive diamond per carat has sold to an unnamed buyer, Sotheby’s Diamonds announced on Friday. The 102.34-carat jewel is larger in diameter than a quarter and is considered the rarest white diamond ever to be sold. It is the world’s only known Read More …

Some of the World’s Most Famous Diamonds

The history of diamonds claims stories of famous diamonds often have complex and even controversial histories because of the secrecy surrounding such stones The Star of Africa At 530.20 carats the Cullinan I or Star Africa diamond is the largest cut diamond in the world. Read More …

Here’s Your Hopping List of Things to do This Weekend

Find the perfect things to do in Houston Easter weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Friday, March 30 to Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018 Cheer on your favorite golfers during the Houston Open, dress in cosplay at Anime Matsuri 2018, see Robert Ellis in concert, hunt Read More …

Women and Jewelry: Federica Rettore

Italian by birth and culture, Federica Rettore developed an international awareness in design while living some years in U.S.A. during her youth. In 1989, her sculpture “The Fall of Angels” was the only opus to represent the New Liberal Art Academy of Milan at the Liberal Art Read More …