Diamonds are a women's best friend. You can rarely find women who can resist diamonds, and it is one of the best choices of gift to make your special moments even more memorable. Nowadays, gifting diamonds for anniversary and engagements is trending. Gone are the days when couples exchange gold rings, it has been replaced with beautiful diamond rings. Before getting your hands on Diamonds, here are a few Tips to buy and maintain them.
Tips to buy diamonds:
Clarity: Most of the diamonds have blemishes, according to their range they have been classified into 11 grades. Diamonds with fewer flaws are more expensive than a flawed one.
Colour: Colorless diamonds are very rare. Letters are used to represent the absence of color and they range from D (colorless) to Z (Light yellow or brown color) These color variations are very subtle and it can be identified only by a trained eye. Usually, diamonds with the color range of G-J is considered best and affordable.
Cut: Cut refers to diamonds proportion, symmetry and polish. The cut of the diamond is evaluated from facet shapes, angles, griddle width, and symmetry. Diamonds have been classified in to 5 different variety according to their cut. They are excellent, very good, good, fair and poor.
Shop: Buy your diamonds from reputed jeweler, my personal favorite is Malabar Gold and Diamonds. Make sure that IGI or GIA certify your diamond. It is needed when your plan to exchange or resell it
Tips to maintain diamonds:
*Always store diamond jewelry separately.
*Remove it before taking a shower or going for a swim.
*Remove the diamond before doing any cleaning, going gardening and any heavy duty task.
*Apply your makeup and perfume before wearing your diamond jewelry, alcohol and chemicals in them can rob away their shine.
*Before storing the jewelry wipe them with a clean cloth, this way you can remove any dust or sweat sticking to it
Diamond is one of the most precious stone, value it by giving it to your most valuable person. Buy a stud, ring, necklace or pendant in Diamond and give an unforgettable surprise your loved ones like #KareenasAnniversarySurprise
Here are some beautiful diamond gifting ideas for your anniversary from Malabar Gold & Diamonds