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The Ethics and Transparency of Manmade Diamonds By Bill Boyajian

By Bill Boyarjian | July 12, 2019

The Ethics and Transparency of Manmade Diamonds By Bill Boyajian Growth in the production of synthetic diamonds in recent years has heralded new considerations for an industry focused primarily on selling natural, mined diamonds. At least one synthetic diamond company, Diamond Foundry, also supported by movie star Leonardo DiCaprio, is claiming that manmade diamonds are a more ethical…

Safeguarding the Public Trust in Diamonds By Bill Boyajian

By Bill Boyarjian | July 12, 2019

Safeguarding the Public Trust in Diamonds By Bill Boyajian This recent series on synthetic diamonds was designed to introduce these products to the consuming public, and to identify the ethical issues surrounding accurate promotion and representation of them. In a world focused on transparency, social responsibility, and truth in advertising, it is vital that man…

Gifting Jewelry to The Wedding Party

By Beth Bernstein | June 20, 2019

Gifting Jewelry to The Wedding Party By Beth Bernstein They’ve helped you to choose your gown and plan your bridal shower. They’ll be wearing the dresses and possibly even the hair and beauty styles of your choice on your wedding day. One of them might have led you to your husband-to-be or helped him to…

Should your wedding band match your Engagement Ring exactly?

By Inna Kushnirski | June 7, 2019

Should your wedding band match your Engagement Ring exactly? A very popular question, and one which we get asked often is: should your wedding band match your engagement ring exactly? The answer really comes down to personal preference.  Tradition has long dictated that your engagement ring and your wedding band should be worn together on…

A NACK FOR THE STACK

By Inna Kushnirski | June 6, 2019

A NACK FOR THE STACK An amazing thing about current bridal trends is that anything goes.  This has often been the case for fashion jewelry, but bridal has always tended to veer towards a more traditional approach.  After all, you hope to wear this ring for the rest of your life. Most often women tended…

MAY BIRTHSTONE: THE EMERALD

By Gabriel Editorial Team | May 30, 2019

MAY BIRTHSTONE: THE EMERALD After a rainy April, the month of May typically welcomes the blooming of flowers and an abundance of green. May is the heart of spring, so it’s only right that the rich, vibrant green emerald gemstone is May’s birthstone. Symbolizing rebirth and renewal, the radiant green emerald is perfectly suited to…