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Debunking Gender-Bias In The Diamond District

BY : Emily Zimmer

Here at Luriya, we’ve encountered jewelry sellers of just about every kind. However, it’s difficult to pinpoint whether the majority of clients who come in to sell their diamond rings are male or female. We believe the numbers are just about the same, after all, why wouldn’t they be?

Doesn’t a man have every right to sell a diamond ring? Doesn't a woman? Shouldn’t everyone be treated equally -- especially, in what should be an extremely objective field? 

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Topics: Selling Diamonds, Diamonds, Sell Diamond Ring, Gender

10 Essential Steps to Selling a Diamond Ring

BY : Esther Meir

Selling a diamond ring can be scary. Espcially if that ring comes with emotional baggage, familial ties, or simply inexperience of trading items for cash.

When selling diamonds (the much beloved and admired stone of our society), everyone worries about being scammed and not getting the highest price out there.

But, if you know the right steps to take, you'll be walking away with some serious $$$ and a piece of cake in no time.

 

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Topics: Selling Diamonds, Diamonds

Colored Diamonds Gone Wild: Introducing the Pink Diamond

BY : Emily Zimmer

Naturally formed Pink Diamonds are counted among the rarest and most valuable diamonds available today. 

One thing is for sure:

Walking out of the store with a sparkly PINK diamond ring is quite different from extracting it from somewhere underneath the surface of the Earth. We all have a general idea about where diamonds come from, but not many know the nitty gritty details of the formation of these precious stones.

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Topics: Diamonds, Colored Gems

You're Cleaning Your Diamond Ring Wrong

BY : Esther Meir

But no worries. Here's how to clean your diamond ring the Right Way.

 

 

Before you bring your Diamond Ring in for an Appraisal, you've got to make it look its best. You wouldn't go to a job interview without showering would you? (We hope not).

So don't let Your Diamonds go to their appraisal without a shower of their own.

Clear and shiny diamonds are what will get you those higher profits. Not dusty, rusty stones.

A clean ring not only looks more impressive, but is more impressive. 

You want the jewelry appraiser to truly see your diamond ring for what it is and what it's worth. A good scrubbing will go a long way, letting you  show off every wonderous aspect of your ring: the meticulously cut diamond, the ornately designed prongs, and the carefully crafted setting.

 

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Topics: Selling Diamonds, Diamonds

An Expert Guide to Ring Settings

BY : Emily Zimmer

When choosing an engagement ring, all anyone can seem to talk about is the diamond.

Diamond this, diamond that…

Square cut, clarity, and did you see the size of that thing?

What most people don’t know is that the ring setting (or mounting) - the little home for your precious

 diamond - is truly where it’s at.

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Topics: Diamonds, Engagement Rings