Diamond Report #164

The ultimate luxury? Why 2016 was the year of the colored diamond By Nick Glass, CNN (CNN)Relatively small, but slowly and perfectly formed over billions of years, the Argyle Violet diamond is so rare in color that it has its own unique diamond classification: “Fancy Deep Grayish Blueish Violet.” It was “a once in a […]

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Diamond Report #163

Harpers bazaar – uk EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COLOURED DIAMONDS The experts share their advice for buying the rare stones What makes coloured diamonds so special? We spoke to the experts to discover everything you need to know about the covetable coloured stones… 1. They’re sought-after because they’re rare. Fancy coloured diamonds are not nearly as […]

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Diamond Report #162

GENEVA, (Reuters) Pink and blue diamonds fetch strong prices Colored diamonds have fetched strong prices, with rare and large pink and blue stones finding new owners who paid in the double-digit millions for “rare treasures,” Sotheby’s said. A step-cut fancy intense pink diamond weighing 17.07 carats, set in a ring between triangular diamonds, netted 20.8 […]

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Diamond Report #161

Coloured diamonds outshine whites as top mine’s sparkle fades Pink and violet stones surge in value amid uncertainty over site where 90% are found Over a quarter of a century Larry West has scoured the globe looking for some of the world’s rarest coloured diamonds. This week he secured a big prize, the Argyle Violet, […]

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