Laser Drilled Diamond Has yours been drilled? Do you care? Do you even know what this means? You should. Back in 1998 the FTC issued revised guide for the Jewelry Industry saying it’s OK to sell diamonds with laser drill holes and not tell anyone about them. The 1997 regulations previously stated that “if a …

The Prevalence of Synthetic Diamonds They are here!  The first reproducible synthetic diamonds were produced in 1954 by GE.  Since that time, many improvements have been made to the process and commercially produced stones are now widely available. Synthetic diamond has been referred to under many different names such as, lab created diamond, cultivated diamond, …

Diamond Grading Reports are not equal.  The number one Diamond Grading Report in the business bar none is issued by The Gemological Institute of America.  If you have a G.I.A Diamond Grading Report, you can quickly and conveniently confirm that it matches what is archived in the G.I.A Database through their Report Check database.  The …

What is It? Let me start off by saying, natural Moissanite is very rare and can occur in diamond as an inclusion; however, most of the natural Moissanite that has been discovered has been found in Meteorites, so it’s extremely rare.  If you think you have one, get it checked out by a reputable lab …