Diamonds & Jewelry 101

14k yellow gold and diamond bracelets
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

Carat vs Karat, what is the Difference?

Both terms are important to understand when shopping for engagement rings, wedding bands and fine jewelry. Learn more about what makes them different.

East west setting engagement rings in white gold, rose gold and yellow gold with various diamond shapes.
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

Mapping Out East West Ring Settings

Trendy east west rings are popular choices for unique engagement styles. Learn more about this look and other jewelry that can feature these settings.

Close up of the gold prongs on a white gold tennis bracelet. 
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

Can White Gold Change Color?

White gold jewelry has a unique look that’s achieved with rhodium plating. Learn more about what happens if this plating fades and discover how to restore your jewelry.

Photo of the Hope Diamond on display.
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

Famous Diamonds & Their Stories

Learn more about expensive diamonds, famous diamonds and their counterparts that you can add to your own jewelry wardrobe.

Five engagement rings including white gold, rose gold and platinum rings with diamonds.
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

All About Upgrading Engagement Rings

Celebrate your love and get the ring of your dreams when you upgrade your engagement ring. Learn more about when to make the change and how to update your ring. 

Diamond and sapphire jewelry in white gold displayed on travel jewelry boxes.
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

Tips for Traveling with Jewelry

Planning a trip? Bring your favorite jewelry along for the fun with these packing tips.

Woman in a red dress wearing statement earrings and a diamond necklace.
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

The Anatomy of Statement Jewelry

Showcase your personal style with eye-catching statement jewelry. Learn more about what sets these pieces apart.

Yellow gold engagement ring with loose diamonds around it. 
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

What is the Best Diamond Certification?

Diamond grading reports from GIA and IGI are popular for assessing a gem’s qualities. Read our blog to find out what makes GIA the best choice. 

Photo of a woman's hand, showcasing her engagement ring.
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

The History of Engagement Rings

Learn more about the rich history of symbolic, shining and meaningful engagement rings.

Photo of woman’s hands, she is wearing a warm diamond engagement ring. 
Diamonds & Jewelry 101

The Benefits of Warm Diamonds

Romantic warm diamonds bring unique beauty to all jewelry styles. Learn more about what makes warm diamonds a great choice, along with tips for helping these diamonds look their best.