Diamond carat weight refers to the weight of a diamond, not its size. A 1 carat diamond simply means 0.2 grams of diamond. Technically speaking, one carat is equal to 200 milligrams or 100 points meaning that a diamond weighing 0.5 carats is 50 points.
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Here at Rare Pink we are supporting Ernie Blom, president of the WFDB in his campaign for cracking down on the issue of over grading in the industry. We only use GIA graded diamonds like some other online jewellers. This is to ensure that all our customers have piece in mind in what they are […]
Indeed, but does forever bode well for the diamond industry? In almost all industries there is a concept of planned obsolescence, from the humble lightbulb to the latest Lamborghini. It’s not uncommon for things to become unfashionable or perhaps a new model comes out rendering the older one useless or less desirable. It’s what keeps […]
I thought it be wise sharing some of my insights about the modern diamond industry and clearing up fact from fiction when it comes to these precious stones. Here are 5 short and interesting facts that I can guarantee most of you wont know!