14.93 Carat Pink Diamond Sells for Nearly $32 Million

From Forbes Magazine The November 28th Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Hong Kong auction saw some pretty impressive results for fancy colored diamonds and for rubies, but the real headliner was the hammer price realized for an incredibly rare 14.93-...

Keeping it Simple

3 carat plus round brilliant cut diamond
This 3 carat + diamond says enough on its own without anything distracting from the amazing diamond. Sometimes when you buy something really nice, you don't need any fanfare to announce to the world that this is amazing. We used a very simple, but...

A New Style Classic Masterpiece

Ideal cut, 3.00 + carat round diamond with tiny ideal cut diamonds surrounding the center diamond.
This 3.00 carat plus round diamond didn’t need a halo of diamonds surrounding it to make it look spectacular, but the results speak for themselves. We used diamonds so small around the center diamond that our diamond setter had to use a microscope...

CAD Translates to Getting Exactly What You Want

The left picture is the computer design and the right picture is the finished diamond ring.
Here's a great example of how we go from computer aided design (CAD) drawings to a finished ring. This marquise diamond is bezel set sideways with diamonds set underneath and down the sides of the ring. This is an amazing design, brought to us from...

Blended Family Diamond Ring

Three diamonds on each side of the ring represents the blended family of six children.
In designing this ring, our client came to us and wanted to design a ring that would blend the three children from each previous marriage. The result is a stunning platinum diamond ring with a 1.75 carat round diamond featuring six flush set round...

Devil in the Detail

The diamond setter had to work looking through a microscope to set the smaller diamonds.
There are many things to think about when you buy a diamond engagement ring. The most important and sometimes the least considered is the size of the center diamond in relation to the mounting that is holding the center in place. If the prongs are...

Classic Engagement Ring With Half Moon Diamond Accents

The sides of the rings have been hand engraved, a craft that is almost lost to history.
Engagement Classic - We created this platinum ring with rare half-moon shaped diamonds on each side of a round diamond center. We had our craftsman hand engrave the sides of the ring to help create this classic look. The center is set in a custom...

Tanzanite Parallel Universe...Ultra-Modern Ring

Emerald Cut Tanzanite Ring Diamond Ring two tone gold  14 karat yellow and white gold
The top half of this ring is white gold and the bottom half is yellow gold.
Our client brought in her own Tanzanite and challenged us to come up with a design that showed off her unique sense of style. Tanzanites in rings present a unique challenge because they are a softer than the average gemstone. If exposed to edges of...

Nearly the Largest Rough Diamond Ever Found...Sold!

$53 million uncut diamond found in Bostwana
This rough diamond sold for $53 million. It weighs 1,109 carats. It was found in Botswana in November 2015 and remained unsold for almost two years. The diamond had been up for auction at Southby's, but failed to reach the $70 million reserve last...

Very Cool Vintage Hamilton Watch

Classic Hamilton man's diamond watch from the 1950's
If you have an old watch laying around from your grandfather's stuff, don't throw it away. Have someone knowledgeable look at it. This is a vintage Hamilton man's diamond watch that someone brought me, we had it refinish and are now offering for...