Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom– Wedded Bliss?

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Reality star from the hit E! reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashian’s, Khloe Kardashian’s whirlwind romance wedding took place this past weekend on Sunday September 28th. Kardashian wedded new beau Lamar Odom of the Los Angeles Lakers after only dating for a month. The Kardashian sisters have a penchant for athletes as her sister Kim is dating NFL running … Read More

The Blue Hope Diamond

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The Blue Hope Diamond is the most infamous diamond in the world. In 1988 it was graded by GIA (Gemological Institute of America). The laboratory stated that the diamond is a fancy dark grayish-blue hue, but in 1996 it was revised to be a fancy deep grayish-blue hue. The diamond weights 45.52 carats. The stone also exhibits an intense luminescence … Read More

The Official Miss California USA “I Believe” Pendant

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Inta Gems & Diamonds just released the official Miss California USA “I Believe” pendant. To find out more, watch when Miss Universe, Miss USA, Miss California USA, and Miss Teen California USA stopped by our store to promote the introduction of the pendant. For more information on the the “I Believe” Theme watch this PSA. If you would like to … Read More

Reading a Diamond Certification: The Easy Way

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Reading a certification can be overwhelming if you do not know what you are reading. Fortunately, it is much easier than you think. So what is a diamond certification? A diamond certification is written proof a diamond’s unique characterisitics. The three primary institutions that grade diamonds are the American Gem Society (AGS), the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), and European … Read More

Shape Up: The Five Most Popular Diamond Shapes

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For centuries, diamonds have held their status as the most highly prized stone throughout the world. The five most common diamond shapes are as follows: 1. Round Brilliant 2. Princess 3. Cushion 4. Emerald 5. Pear Each shape has its own unique characteristics that give it its beauty and brilliance. The Round Brilliant This cut is the most widely embraced … Read More

What Metal is Right for You?

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There are various types of metals to use for an engagement ring or other form of jewelry. And finding the right one for you can be quite an arduous task. One of the best ways to choose between which type of metal is best for a person is to learn some fundamental facts about each one. PlatinumPlatinum is regarded as … Read More

How to Buy A Great Pink Sapphire

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Pink Sapphires are among the most sought after stones because they are much different than traditional diamonds, blue sapphires, and rubies. ColorLike all gemstones, the first thing to look for is the color. In pink sapphires, you want a pink hue, medium to medium-dark tone, and strong to vivid saturation. While darker stones will increase in cost, choose the color … Read More