SHOULD YOUR JEWELRY APPRAISER BE A GEMOLOGIST?

Gemologist Gemology is the geoscience built around the study of gems and gemstones. Gemologist are individuals who have been trained to identify gems using scientific processes, to determine the unique qualities of individual gems, to compare these qualities between gems, and to detect flaws and other problems in these gems. Given the range of gems and gemstones, […]

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HELLO FROM DF!

Hello! Welcome to the Diamonds Forever blog. We’re excited to be able to start blogging about the things we love: diamonds, gemstones, and jewelry. We are definitely blessed to be able to see beautiful things every day, and we wanted a place to share them with you. This can be a place for us to share […]

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NICE TO MEET YOU!

My earliest memories are of doing art. I remember making jewelry at my cousin’s house. I remember this sand dollar I drew, which was probably too perfect for a 2nd grader, and I remember ever since I was 11, I had been decorating and designing my room.

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HOW TO GET HER RING SIZE WITHOUT HER KNOWING

At Diamonds Forever, I am frequently asked by our clients about how they can find out their significant other’s ring size on the sly to keep things a surprise. Over the years I have come up with a few tricks and have also learned some clever ways from our own customers!

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LOST WAX CASTING + THE MAKING OF YOUR ENGAGEMENT RING

Hi everyone! I’m Dani with Diamonds Forever and I’m a big part of the team. I’m a young jeweler with a sharp eye and a helping hand. I plan to make you happy and proud of your ring just like I’m proud of the store im a part of. Making engagement rings is sort of […]

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TREAT YOURSELF!

Whoever said money can’t buy happiness was wrong…because I’m in love with all things jewelry and luxury. It definitely makes me happy! It isn’t always the cheapest thing you can buy but nothing good should be cheap.  So, you’re looking down at your wrist or staring at yourself in the mirror wondering what else can I […]

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OUR VERY FIRST VISIT

Buying an engagement ring is a huge deal. Probably the biggest moment in your life. You might be nervous about choosing the right ring. You might feel weary after hearing all the horror stories of the jewelry industry. I promise you that we’re here to make everything easy.  We want you to feel comfortable working […]

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REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD GIVE SOMEONE (OR YOURSELF) JEWELRY

Becoming the Artist By making and designing your ring, bracelet, or necklace with your jewelers at Diamonds Forever, you can become an artist. Simply by getting excited about what your special person likes and her personality, we can come up with many ideas that will impress her and make your gift something durable and aesthetic. Symbolism […]

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TIFFANY & CO. , FRENCH HALLMARKING, + SYNTHETIC DIAMONDS – NAJA 2016

Three years ago, I attended a NAJA (National Association of Jewelry Appraisers) conference in Pittsburgh. It was my first appraisal conference + I had no idea what to expect but I was excited.

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DF X MRS. BOX – ENGAGEMENT RING + MONOGRAMMED BOX GIVEAWAY

We’re so excited to announce that we’re giving away a Princess Diamond Engagement ring to a lucky winner. It’s our way of saying thank you to our local + online community for their support and love.

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