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What Are Lab Created Diamonds?

What are lab created diamonds? Are they real diamonds? Lab created diamonds are real diamonds, just like mined diamonds. The only things that differs is their origin. They are created from a mined diamond “seed”, using state of the art technology that replicates the way in which diamonds formed deep in the Earth’s mantle. Exactly the same as natural diamonds, lab created diamonds consist of carbon atoms in a lattice crystal structure. Do they look the same as mined diamonds? Yes. They have the same physical and chemical properties as natural diamonds so they look exactly the same. They can only be told apart from their mined counterparts by using special laboratory equipment that can detect the very slight differences in crystal growth. Do they come with a quality certificate? At The Diamond Store, just like the natural diamonds we sell, our lab grown diamond solitaire pendants, earrings and rings at 0.25 carats and above each come with a diamond certificate from an independent diamond laboratory, such as the International Gemmological Institute (IGI). By clicking …

What does it mean when a diamond is certified?

What does it mean when a diamond is certified? We explain diamond certificates in 5 easy facts – What they are, who provides them and whether you need one.

Ascot Vs Glasto – TAKE THE QUIZ!

In June two quintessentially British events take place, the Royal Ascot Races and Glastonbury Festival. Which is more your style? Take the quiz to find out!

Discover the Best Engagement Ring Style for Your Hand

Discover the best engagement ring style for your hand. View 6 different hand types – and find a matching ring design that flatters your hand the most.

How do I get the best deal on an engagement ring?

How do I get the best deal on an engagement ring? Ensure your diamond’s journey from mine to retail store is as short as possible by applying these 5 steps

How much do you spend on an engagement ring

How much do you spend on an engagement ring?

How much do you spend on an engagement ring? These 10 facts explain how to make your own budget rule, based on two crucial factors

10 Best Tennis Bracelets for Wimbledon 2019

If you’re looking for a winning gift, ace it like a true Wimbledon champ with our 10 best tennis bracelets. Many unique styles from £499

Wedding Guest Dress Code

12 Rules for Wedding Guest Dress Code

Have you received a wedding invite with dress code wording you’re not sure about? Read our easy guide to ensure you don’t stand out for the wrong reasons.

How Do You Know if an Emerald Sold Online is Good Quality?

10 Facts – How to Check Emerald Jewellery Quality Online

Learn how to check emerald jewellery quality online. This guide helps you buy emeralds with confidence on the web, so you know what you’re buying.