Diamond Facts

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1. Diamonds are formed of one element (i.e. carbon). Presence of any other element will affect it’s color and clarity. 2. Diamonds are formed deep inside the earth at 6,420 degrees. 3. Diamonds are the hardest natural material, and are ranking at number 10 in Mohs scale of hardness. 4. Diamonds are formed and found in a rainbow of colors depending upon its chemical composition. 5. The beautiful diamonds you have in your rings were actually dull and rough stones. Rough stones found from earth undergoes cutting and polishing which turns the rough stone into shiny and elegant diamond. 6. Cut, color, clarity and carat weight are the most defining characteristics of the diamonds which affects the appearance, elegance and overall cost of the diamond. 7. Diamonds have high refractive index and are poor conductors of electricity.   Diamond Hedge allows people to compare diamonds over 1 million diamonds from all […]

What To Say When Proposing To Your Girlfriend

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Ok, so you got the diamond engagement ring and the location of where you want to propose, now what? She’s going to remember this moment for the rest of her life (no pressure).  Now, what are you going to say to her? Here is an outline of what you should say.  First, sit down and think about what you want to say.  And then write it out because when you are about to propose, you will be nervous and your mind will be going in a thousand directions. Talk about the following points: 1) When you guys first met and how in awe you were of her 2) How she makes you a better man and how she inspires you 3) When you realized you wanted to spend the rest of your life with her 4) And how you can’t see the rest of you life without her 5) Tell […]

5 Ways To Save Money On An Engagement Ring

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Princess. Marquise. Round brilliant. Cushion. It’s no mystery that diamonds come in a variety of shapes and sizes. The question is, which one is right for your budget? True love doesn’t come with a price tag, of course, but a romantic proposal doesn’t necessarily have to break the bank. With young workers today earning 5.5 percent less (after adjusting for inflation) than they did four decades ago, according to U.S. Census data, the adage of spending two months’ salary on an engagement ring may not be an option for everyone. Couples are finding new ways to save money on rings, whether by careful stone selection or doing away with a diamond altogether. “Millennials are making getting engaged all their own,” says Brooke Brinkman, VP of marketing and communications at Simon G. Jewelry, a luxury jewelry brand that specializes in engagement and wedding rings. “While traditional engagement rings still make an […]

TOP 10 – HOW TO PROPOSE TO YOUR GIRLFRIEND

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So you are about to pop the question. Now, how are you going to do it? She’s only going to tell her mother, father, sisters, brothers, cousins, all of her friends, all the people on her Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram accounts, and anyone that she comes across…but no big deal. You got this!   Here are the top 10 ways to propose to your girlfriend. 1) If you want to have a proposal story everyone is going to talk about for years. Fly her out to Santorini, and propose to her on a cliff overlooking the Mediterranean Sea during the sunset. She will melt and tell everyone and their mother (literally).   2) If you want to stay more local, choose her favorite place – a place that has significance for the both of you. Once you guys get there, ask someone to take a picture you to together, but instead of […]