Author Archives: Christina Lee

6 Facts About Pink Diamonds You Probably Didn’t Know

Pink diamonds have become all the rage especially with the world-renowned Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia scheduled to close by 2018. It is no surprise then that the steadily shrinking supply

Is a Picasso Painting Worth More Than a 60 Carat Pink Diamond?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock lately, you likely heard by now that a 1955 painting by Pablo Picasso fetched a staggering – and record-setting – $179.4 million including fees at

Ask the Expert: Why Don’t I Ever See Round Cut Fancy Color Diamonds?

Dear Diamond Expert,   When I look at classic colorless diamonds, most of them are round. I like the round shape, but I can’t seem to find any round cut fancy color

5 Hilarious Valentine’s Day Cards to Say What We’re All Thinking

Love is in the air for those who have found their other halves and it will be celebrated come hell or highwater tomorrow, February 14th, Valentine’s Day. And for those who haven’t,

Sotheby’s Important Jewels Auction: Big Wins Recap

Sotheby’s Important Jewels New York auction kicked off the 2015 diamond and jewelry auction season on a positive note with upwards of $9.5 million USD in total sales (including buyer’s premium) on

QUIZ: The Ultimate Diamond Trivia Quiz

Do you think you know all there is to know about diamonds? Find out whether you’re truly an expert or a beginner just getting your feet wet when it comes to all

QUIZ: Are You In Love or In Lust?

There may be a fine line between being in love and being in lust. Some will think they’re in love when they’re really in lust. So how do you know? Take our

Ask the Expert: Why Are Some Natural Blue Diamonds So Much More Expensive Than Others?

Dear Diamond Expert,   I noticed that some blue diamonds sell at auction for millions of dollars and the experts always say it’s because they’re so rare.  But I see blue diamond

Would You Build Your Own Engagement Ring?

For the woman who rejects anything remotely cookie-cutter and continually chooses to stay off the beaten path, nothing less than a custom-designed engagement ring will do when it comes time for The

Top 5 Christmas Gifts For Her

We hate to be the ones to send you into a panicked frenzy, but please allow us to gently remind you that Christmas is exactly two weeks away. If you’re anything like