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What Size Diamond is Right for My Engagement Ring?

Posted by Debbie on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 5:03 pm

What size diamond should you get for an engagement ring? Some people want the biggest diamond they can afford, while others prefer smaller diamonds. You might think it’s all about price and q...

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Mother's Jewelry

Posted by Debbie on Friday, April 13th, 2018 at 12:31 pm

Mother’s Rings and Family Jewelry Mother’s Rings are precious! They’re usually a mom’s most important piece of jewelry, after her engagement ring. So if your mom doesn&rsqu...

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Should I get a lab created diamond? What’s the difference?

Posted by Debbie Fox on Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 12:18 pm

When people hear about lab created diamonds, lab grown diamonds, and synthetic diamonds, they often think of fake diamonds. However, this is far from the case. Lab created diamonds, lab grown diamo...

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Should I solder my engagement ring to my wedding band?

Posted by Debbie Fox on Monday, May 2nd, 2016 at 12:37 pm

You’re getting married! Or maybe you’ve been married for years. Either way, there’s a good chance you have two rings, your engagement ring and your wedding band. Should you solder...

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How to clean your diamond ring

Posted by Debbie on Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 4:41 pm

What to look for before you clean your engagement ring The residue of lotion, soap, shampoo, hairspray and plain old dirt from daily activity dull the look of your diamond ring. Soon those sparkli...

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Should I Buy My Diamond Online?

Posted by Debbie on Saturday, September 26th, 2015 at 1:08 pm

You’re probably figuring that since Fox Fine Jewelry is an independent jeweler we’re going to tell you why independents are so great and why you shouldn’t buy an internet diamond....

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Ideal Cut Diamonds that display Hearts and Arrows

Posted by Debbie Fox on Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 2:23 pm

Two diamonds with the same shape, size, color and clarity, but they have vastly different prices. Why?Diamonds are priced differently because of the grading lab, fluorescence and other factors. But...

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Diamonds Direct from Antwerp, Belgium

Posted by Debbie on Sunday, July 7th, 2013 at 2:25 pm

Until the 15th century, diamonds were ‘cut’ with a mallet and chisel. Those diamonds that didn’t shatter were then struck with other diamonds to achieve a better shape. They looke...

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Natural Yellow Diamonds

Posted by Debbie on Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 at 2:26 pm

Natural yellow diamonds are rare, but how rare? Only one diamond in almost every 10,000 is a yellow diamond! Some diamonds are enhanced by man to become yellow diamonds, while others are yellow na...

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What is Diamond Fluorescence?

Posted by Debbie Fox on Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 12:05 pm

Take Away:You may be able to save money when purchasing a diamond with a color of H or below. Look for a faint to medium blue fluorescence so the diamond appears whiter, but be sure you see it in p...

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