Category Archives: Diamond News

‘The Orange’ and ‘Pink Star’ Set World Records at Auction

The world’s largest orange diamond set a world record when it sold for $35.54 million at Christie’s auction in Geneva on November 12. The stone set the record price per carat for any colored diamond. The stone sold for $2.4 … Continue reading

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Christie’s to Auction Largest Orange Diamond

It was announced that Christie’s will auction the world’s largest orange diamond next month. The pear-shaped stone is classified as vivid orange and weighs 14.82 carats. It features VS1 clarity. Many are speculating that this striking diamond is to sell … Continue reading

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deBebians Introduces Pink Diamond Halo Ring Settings

Our expert jewelry designers are dedicated to creating the most elegant engagement rings, which is why we are beyond thrilled to announce the addition of pink diamond halo ring settings. Pink diamonds add a lovely contrast to the sparkling white … Continue reading

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Bidding War Results in Record-Breaking Diamond Sale

Two bidders competed for an impressive 118 carat oval shaped white diamond last week during the Sotheby’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite sale. The diamond, which is the size of a small egg, sold for $30.6 million at a … Continue reading

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Splitting the Cost of the Engagement Ring: What Do You Think?

The other night while I was relaxing at home, I opened up my HuffPost app on my iPhone and began scrolling through the front page stories.  I came across an article with a video about whether couples should split the … Continue reading

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‘Pink Star’ Diamond to be Auctioned

On November 13, Sotheby’s will be auctioning one of the most expensive diamonds in the world. The Pink Star weighs an impressive 59.60 carats and will be the highlight of the show. It is estimated to sell for $60 million. … Continue reading

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Sotheby’s to Auction Rare Blue Diamond

October 7 marks Sotheby’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite sale, which will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre as part of their twice-yearly auction series. At the center of the auction, a rare blue diamond … Continue reading

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NY Jewelers Not Disclosing Clarity Enhanced Diamonds ABC News Finds

I had my blog idea all planned and ready to write, but last night as I was crawling into bed, I flipped on the television.  The channel was on ABC (as I watch Good Morning, America while I’m getting ready … Continue reading

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101.73 Carat Diamond Sets Record at Christie’s Auction

Christie’s Geneva sale of fine jewels on Wednesday May 16, 2013 included a huge pear-shaped loose diamond that weighs a shocking 101.73 carats.  The rare gem took a staggering 21 months to polish and is a D colored and flawless … Continue reading

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17 Arrested in Connection to Brussels Diamond Heist

In February, over $50 million worth of diamonds were stolen from a Brussels runway in one of the largest jewelry heists in history.  Since the incident, 17 people have been arrested after coordinated raids have taken place by police in … Continue reading

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