If you haven’t read The Top 10 Diamond Buying Mistakes When Buying a Diamond, go over there and read it. I’ll sit here and wait. Then, when you are done, come back over here and read about how to avoid those making those mistakes when buying a diamond. Continue reading Avoid the Top 10 Diamond Buying Mistakes – Just Ask Jonathan
As we know and have said about a million times that buying a diamond is one of the largest purchases you are going to make in your life, next to a house and a car, so you need to be smart when it comes to choosing a jeweler. Whether you choose Jonathan’s Fine Jewelers as your jeweler or someone else, we think there are some universal questions you should ask your jeweler before buying a diamond from them, after all, you wouldn’t let a handyman build your house. Continue reading 9 Questions to Ask Your Jeweler Before Buying a Diamond
I had to share the August Match Made In Heaven because it warms my heart like no other match, unless it was my own daughter making a match. Have a seat while I tell you a story… Continue reading August Match Made In Heaven – Matches Among Friends
As a consumer you have to be educated, and with the Internet it’s not hard to become educated in the ways of diamond and engagement ring buying. After all, there are hundreds of millions of articles on the 4 C’s of diamonds and thousands of articles on how to buy a diamond and trillions of articles on what to look for when you are buying an engagement ring and let’s not even get started on how many articles there are on how to pick the perfect style of engagement ring.
But, with all those articles being written, how many articles actually tell you what the design elements that are on those engagement rings? I can’t tell you how many times I have a client who comes in with a picture or an idea and can describe it but has no idea what “it” is, and then when I tell them what “it” is, they give me a blank stare as if I spoke a foreign language.
Education is not just about the 4 C’s, but also about design. No jeweler expects you to walk into their showroom or store as a designer and draw out the ring of their dreams, but it would be nice if you could describe the ring of your dreams with more than the stats of the diamond, the metal you want and that you want it to be pretty. Continue reading Engagement Ring Design Elements – The Terms and Definitions