“Diamonds are a girl’s best friend!”, and now you have to buy one or two for her. A diamond is one of the hardest things in the earth. They are a 10 on the Mols scale. Also, there are four (4) C’s of diamonds that you should know about before you begin your hunt for the perfect stone. They are Carat, Cut, Color, and Clarity and they are all relative to each other.
First of all, let me start out by saying that 1 carat (1ct.) diamonds make up only 5% of all diamonds that are mined and sold at a commercial level. This is why when you go to check out the price of a diamond, the 1ct. jumps in price, and, needless to say, that the 2ct. is an even greater increase. This fact brings me to my first C of diamonds … Click here to read more