At Hope Diamonds, nearly all of the rings we make are bespoke engagement rings, which is a fancy way for saying – made to order. There are many reasons why we do this and how this translates into a positive experience for our clients. Continue reading “Bespoke Engagement Rings – why its better to have a piece made than buy off the shelf”
This is an age old question – how much does the average coupe spend on engagement rings? Continue reading “Engagement Rings – How much should you spend?”
There has been a lot of speculation recently about the longevity of the Argyle Diamond Mine – and of most interest to us, how much long will we be seeing new pink diamonds?
I often get asked the question “which is better platinum or white gold?” This is not a simple question and the answer might be different for different people or circumstances. Continue reading “Platinum v White Gold”
Have you ever thought about investing in Pink Diamonds? We get quite a few enquiries about this and this lead to our holding our first ever Pink Diamond Information Evening last week. We have since put togther a list of Frequesntly Asked Questions that would be really useful.
Learn more about the four C’s when it comes to assessing a diamond’s quality.
One of the most luxurious precious stones on the planet and admired worldwide, the diamond has become a symbol of love, appreciation and in some cases, wealth. Whether it’s an engagement ring, a tennis bracelet or a pair of sparkling earrings, there is no denying the allure of a diamond. If you’re making a decision about purchasing a diamond for your loved one, remember it’s symbolism behind it and the kindness behind the gesture that counts. A common misapprehension when it comes to a diamond is that the size determines the quality and price. While it is a factor, it is the combination of the ‘four c’s’ that make up the overall quality of a diamond. Continue reading “Do you know a quality diamond when you see one?”
Long revered as the most sought after gem stone in the world, we are having an evening all about the pink diamond. Continue reading “Pink Diamond Information Evening”
There is a slight change to the way Argyle are certifying their diamonds. Continue reading “Argyle Pink Diamond Inscription & Certification”
I often get asked about my opinion regarding the effect of fluorescence in white diamonds. Continue reading “Fluorescence in White Diamonds”
Most people who are interested in diamonds have heard of the Argyle Diamond Mine and the stunning signature pink and purplish pink diamonds that are so unique to this area. But not too many people know about Red Diamonds. Continue reading “Natural Red Argyle Diamond”