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Interesting Things to Note about Diamonds
- Written by Jack Dawson
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Diamonds Are Beautiful, Radiant and Pricey
They can be used for a variety of purposes. They can work as accessories for clothing and other assets. They can even be used to stabilize an economy or provide financial security for those who invest wisely in its value. As assets, diamonds can be used to boost one’s financial standing especially since precious metals like this have a reputation for increasing in value as time progresses.
Diamond rings are traditionally associated with weddings. It is not unusual to see a bride or bride to be smiling happily while displaying her ring. Engagement rings typically have a diamond stone fitted in a clasp designed for this purpose. But these rings are also used to mark other occasions and achievements such as graduation (school ring), anniversary or friendship. Diamonds are especially appealing when they are used to accentuate a ring made with white gold.
Diamond is also often used in necklaces. Charm pendants made from diamonds are great for accentuating silver or gold necklaces. Chains for men are also available with diamond accents. The type of chain or necklace that you choose to buy says a lot about your personality and your sense of style. For a sophisticated look, go for a necklace or chain that has a more slender and flexible body.
Diamond watches are elegant and durable. They are designed to suit a wide variety of clients-from those who have a taste for the classic style to those who prefer a more modern design. Diamond watches for men are typically larger than those that are designed for women. The face of the watch is typically lined with diamond and sometimes this extends to the bands as well. Needless to say, the watch that has a diamond face only will value and cost less than the one that is fully made from diamond. A typical diamond watch will be a great fit for formal working attire as well as attire for an evening out.
A typical women’s diamond watch is usually slender and very flexible. This allows the watch to move in a natural fashion as the woman moves her arm. Some are slender enough to be misconstrued as bracelets. These watches are often suggested as ideal gift ideas for a number of occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and special holidays. They are also available as automatic or mechanical devices. The variety of brands that are available give clients a wide array of watches to choose from.
In addition to diamond, you can accessorize with gold-based jewelry. Gold is one of the oldest precious metals used by mankind to adorn the body and its popularity has not waned as years passed by. As with diamond, gold is available in limited quantities. Gold is ideal to give a regal appearance. It also works well as an accessory for formal and casual occasions. Well made golden jewelry glows and if it is made of a high quality. Another noteworthy fact is that high quality gold usually lacks taste and smell.
As with any other purchase of course, buyers of jewelry like big diamonds should always be aware of the famous four cs of jewelry, cut and shape, carat, color and clarity. Additionally, you should ensure that the dealer you buy from is a reputable one whose product is able to meet the highest standards for diamond quality. If you have doubts get a professional to view the item before making the purchase. Diamonds, you will find, are worth their price when you start to enjoy the benefits of owning such an item.
Sandra is a trained Jeweler who spends most of her time learning about precious stones. She specialized in jewelry creation at the tertiary level and is also a self proclaimed ‘fashionista’ who is passionate about accessorizing. In her spare time, she assembles and repairs pieces of jewelry for friends and family members.