Lately you may have heard talk about push presents, push gifts, or they are sometimes referred to as baby birth pieces. No matter what you call it, the symbolism is the same. A push present is a way for all those fathers to be out there to show their appreciation for their mothers to be. After all, only one of the two has to go through the trials of spending nine months carrying the child and coping with all of the morning sickness, weight gain, mood swings, and everything else that comes with being pregnant. Comparatively, designing or picking out a beautiful piece of jewelry to show your appreciation might not be nearly as difficult, and it certainly isn’t a life-changing experience, but it is a simple gesture to express gratitude for the sacrifice that his wife has made for the sake of the family.
Some people like to invest in real estate, others like to invest in stocks and bonds. However, there are few commodities more thrilling for an investor than diamonds. There’s just a certain magical quality inherent in a substance that has been produced by millions of pounds of pressure over billions of years that remains almost unfathomable. Diamond isn’t only the hardest material on the planet and the greatest thermal conductor. It also has the ability to reflect and disperse white light into its spectrum of colors like no other substance on Earth.
All of that said, why do people love to buy and sell diamonds, and why is it easier than ever to do it safely online? This is because while the diamond market may fluctuate at times, its overall trajectory is always on the rise. So, if you know how to invest wisely with the most trustworthy online sources, you will have a number of shiny nest eggs in no time. Here is how to buy and sell diamonds like a pro online.
There are a million different engagement rings on the market that you can choose from, and you’re sure to find dozens that are jaw-droppingly gorgeous, but that doesn’t always make a ring the best candidate for your finger. Not only might the ring be out of your budget, it could also be on the fingers of scores of other women by now. That’s why sometimes it’s best to design and customize your own engagement ring, so that it can be truly unique to you. This is oftentimes the best way to get the perfect ring for you and stay within a moderate budget. Here is how to get the best ring designs customized for you with North American Diamond Brokers.
It’s officially September, which means that it’s sapphire month. If you are thinking of proposing, you may want to go with a sapphire ring, because not only does it make for a beautiful engagement ring, it is also one of the most meaningful types of gemstones. This is especially the case if you are proposing to someone who was born in September. Sapphires are also incredibly durable and scratch resistant. Here are some things to know before purchasing a sapphire engagement ring.
In a previous article, we talked about buying jewelry at auction, but in this article we’re going to explore buying diamonds and diamond jewelry at gem shows. Gem shows occur all across the country, but the main ones are in Las Vegas and Phoenix. Diamond and jewelry wholesalers reserve a booth and display their wares to either retail clients or wholesale clients. Indeed, gem shows can be a great venue to purchase jewelry, but you need to know how to navigate. You don’t want to show up to a gem show and start purchasing diamond jewelry at random. Here are some things to keep in mind when buying at a gem show.
One great way to purchase diamond jewelry is to head to an auction. The best auctions happen in the best cities, like London, New York, Paris, Hong Kong and Monaco. The benefit of buying at auction is that you get to purchase a really special piece of jewelry that was possibly owned by a celebrity or even royalty. Whatever the case is, it can help to know some of the ins and outs of buying at auction. Here is how it’s done.
Most people working at jeweler stores – or at least most people that own jewelry stores – are experts when it comes to rare gems and diamonds. Of course, the correct nomenclature is gemologist. Gemologists have some of the most interesting jobs and it doesn’t always involve trying to get a new diamond engagement ring on your finger. It also includes sourcing, researching, and discovering new trends in the gemology industry. Here is everything you wanted to know about gemologists.
In a previous article, we talked about diamond retailers masquerading as diamond wholesalers with false advertising and other gimmicks. However, we never really delved into where to find a diamond wholesaler. If you are a retailer, or perhaps you are interested in investing in diamonds, you will typically look for a diamond wholesaler. If you purchase diamonds at a retail price, it will be difficult to resell them at markup and make any profit at all. Fortunately finding a diamond wholesaler is easier than it seems.