Category Archives: GIA

Traveling with Fine Jewelry: Tips and Tricks

Summer is right around the corner and you know what that means, right? Vacation! Woohoo! Where are you going to go? Europe? The Bahamas? Perhaps a honeymoon in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico? Hint hint! Either way, wherever you go, if … 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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GIA vs EGL Certified Diamonds

When purchasing a certified diamond, it is important to understand that there are a few competing gemological laboratories in the market and that they are not all the same.  deBebians offers both GIA and EGL certified diamonds in our loose … Continue reading

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What is a GIA Graduate Gemologist?

deBebians has a team of GIA graduate gemologists that hand-select every diamond and gemstone used in our jewelry.  Our GIA graduate gemologists assist our customers in finding loose diamonds and also provide complimentary appraisals for jewelry items sold at $1000 … Continue reading

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Why are Round Brilliant Cut Diamonds So Expensive?

Round brilliant cut diamonds command the highest price per carat compared to all other diamond cuts because a diamond cutter loses more diamond rough in order to yield a 1.00ct stone. The natural shape of a round brilliant, often compared … Continue reading

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GIA Opens New Grading Lab in Japan

The Gemological Institute of America or GIA has opened a new grading laboratory in Tokyo, Japan.  This is the ninth global location for the highly esteemed diamond and gemstone grading laboratory. “Bringing GIA’s diamond grading standards and research-backed lab services … Continue reading

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How to Buy a Diamond Online

For the majority of people, learning how to buy a diamond online is a new experience.  However, do not let it overwhelm you.  Overall, it is easy to understand a diamond’s quality characteristic.  At deBebians, we have GIA graduate gemologists available … Continue reading

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EGL Diamonds vs. GIA Certified Diamonds

If you are in the process of finding the perfect engagement ring for the one you love, it is more than likely that will also be in need of a loose diamond if you do not already own one.  At … Continue reading

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Celebrate Five Years of Marriage with a 5 Diamond Engagement Ring

5 diamond engagement rings do not only make amazing engagement rings, they also are amazing wedding anniversary gifts for those that are celebrating a 5 year wedding anniversary.  5 diamond engagement rings come in many different styles and you can … Continue reading

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What is an Eternity Band?

Looking for the perfect anniversary gift or wedding band?  A diamond eternity band is your perfect solution.  However, many people do not know what a diamond eternity band is or how special a fine piece of jewelry like this truly … Continue reading

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