Your Guide to Diamond Quality: Color

If you’ve been following my jewelry journey these last few years, you may have heard me refer to diamonds in some very specific terms. VS-1, seventy-five pointer, F color. To me, and those who have worked in the jewelry industry for a long time, these words tell us key factors about a diamond, but to those who aren’t so familiar, it can sound a bit confusing. 

In this series of blog posts, I am going to teach you the fast facts about diamond quality, and what makes a good diamond. Last time, we discussed carat weight, as well as talked a little bit about the history of grading diamonds and other gemstones.

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7 Essential Pieces of Jewelry That Are Totally Worth The Investment

The inimitable fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent hit the nail on the head when he said, “Fashions fade, style is eternal”. Fine jewelry is not only about intrinsic value, but also sentimental value. 

Much like a Birkin, jewelry is often viewed as an investment piece. Although they start as classic pieces, jewelry can also be reinvented with elevated designs to suit the ever-changing trends in the world of fashion. No matter the occasion, jewelry is the perfect, polished finish to any outfit. 

From basic must-haves to trendy statement pieces that have grown to become accessory culture essentials, here are 7 pieces of jewelry that are totally worth the investment.

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