Jewelry Education

Learn About Diamonds, Gemstones, Metals and How Jewelry is Made.

Shopping for a diamond?

    How does color, clarity, cut, and carat weight effect prices? Learn the 4 C's of diamonds.
    Don't even THINK of heading to the mall to buy jewelry until you read this article.
    Get a better diamond at a better price. Read valuable diamond buying tips.

Should I insure my rings and jewelry?

    Is jewelry insurance necessary? How much does it cost? Where do I get jewelry insurance?
    Learn about jewelry insurance here.

Is your diamond conflict free?

    Learn what conflict diamonds are.

What are black diamonds?

    The definitive article about black diamonds.

Antique & Vintage Jewelry Time Period Info

    Learn about each antique period of jewelry. From the 1700's to the 1950's.

History of Diamond Cuts

    See how diamond cuts have evolved since 800 BC.

History of Earrings

    When did women start wearing earrings? Read here

Want to buy a Ruby - Read this First!

    Learn how bad jewelers are selling bogus rubies and ripping off their customers.

Celebrity Engagement Rings

    See famous celebrity engagement rings from past & present.