Diana Jarrett GG RMV

Creative writer, author and Gemologist, Diana Jarrett is a graduate gemologist (GG GIA) and Registered Master Valuer.

Articles by Diana Jarrett GG RMV

February Birthstone: Amethyst

February Birthstone: Amethyst

Amethyst, the February birthstone, comes in beautiful purple colors and makes a durable jewelry stone. Learn more about this wonderful...
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January Birthstone: Garnet

January Birthstone: Garnet

You can shop for these gorgeous diamond and garnet drop earrings at James Allen. What Color is Garnet? Garnets are...
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The History of Heart Shaped Diamonds

The History of Heart Shaped Diamonds

Hearts and diamonds are a match made in romantic heaven. Hearts display the tenderest of human emotions while the diamond...
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The History of Marquise Cut Diamonds

The History of Marquise Cut Diamonds

A marquise cut diamond is a chic diamond silhouette that not only boasts a noble name, the marquise but has...
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The History of Pear Shaped Diamonds

The History of Pear Shaped Diamonds

The Cut: Marquise + Round = Pear First, let’s look at its shape and discover how this cut handles light....
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The History of Cushion Cut Diamonds

The History of Cushion Cut Diamonds

For those with a deep appreciation for diamond history, and a love for modern styles, the cushion cut may prove...
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The History of Asscher Cut Diamonds

The History of Asscher Cut Diamonds

All faceted diamonds exhibit some special charm. Each shape has its own allure and most women have a preference for...
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The History of Princess Cut Diamonds

The History of Princess Cut Diamonds

A Diamond Cut From Centuries Ago So, you like princess cut diamonds, do you? Well, you’re in great company. Some...
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How to Read a GIA Diamond Grading Report

How to Read a GIA Diamond Grading Report

A major purchase like buying a diamond should not be rushed. It should actually be the result of self-education and...
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Chameleon Diamond Buying Guide - Quick Change Artists

Chameleon Diamond Buying Guide - Quick Change Artists

When you think of chameleons (like lizards), one stand-out attribute is their ability to change color on their own depending...
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Engagement Ring Guide: Know Your Options

Engagement Ring Guide: Know Your Options

Looking for something besides the classic round white diamond? Our engagement ring guide will help you find the alternative gem...
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