Diamond Tutorial

Fancy Coloured Diamonds

Posted on Apr 8, 2017 in Diamond Tutorial | Comments Off

Fancy coloured Diamonds come in every spectrum of colour. They are very sought after – particularly the Argyle pink Diamond, which can command a very high price because of its rarity. Not all fancy coloured Diamonds command such high prices but are still desirable as they are considered to be different from the norm. The Argyle Diamond mine located in the remote East Kimberley region of Western Australia is one of the world’s largest sources of natural coloured Diamonds. The mine produces white, champagne, cognac, blue and highly prized pink Diamonds. Varoujan Jewellers offer a...

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Handmade vs Cast Jewellery

Posted on Apr 3, 2017 in Diamond Tutorial | Comments Off

Established in 1977 and specializing in the art of hand crafted bespoke masterpieces Varoujan Jewellers are one of Sydney’s leading jewellery designers. To own a piece of jewellery from Varoujan Jewellers is to own a masterpiece that will be admired and cherished for years to come. A handcrafted piece of jewellery has a luxurious feel of quality that can’t be replicated through casting or through mass production. A handmade Varoujan ring is made with forged metal – this assures you that the piece will last 10 times longer than a cast or printed alternative. Think about it – for example your...

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Men’s Diamond Wedding Bands

Posted on Apr 18, 2014 in Diamond Tutorial | Comments Off

Diamonds…men’s best friend? Women get them, so why can’t men? These questions are inevitable when it comes to deciding if a bit of bling is best for your ring. Diamonds are making their mark more and more in men’s wedding bands. Whether it be a single diamond or a line of diamonds, a diamond is an equally beautiful expression for a men’s wedding band as it is for a woman. When it comes to deciding whether or not to have a diamond in your wedding band, it is a very personal decision. Once you have decided if a diamond wedding band is for you, you then have to...

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Her Ring Size; Don’t be left ‘on bended knee’

Posted on Mar 28, 2014 in Diamond Tutorial | Comments Off

How to judge your fiancée’s finger size without her catching onto you, here are a few simple steps to follow: If you are one of the lucky ones who’s fiancée wears a ring on her ring finger on her right hand, take advantage of this and when she is not around quickly trace the inside of the ring on a piece of paper and from this, at Varoujan jewellers, we are able to judge her ring size. Another option is to try one of your fiancée’s rings on your finger and note with a pen where it comes up to, however, make sure that you note which finger and what hand she wears the ring...

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Garnet Birthstone

Posted on Jan 2, 2014 in Diamond Tutorial | Comments Off

January’s birthstone is the Garnet The origin of the name “Garnet” is derived from the latin word “Granatum”, meaning, “pomegranate seeds”, which reflects the shape and colour of the crystals. Garnets may also be given as a gem on the second wedding anniversary. Garnets range from 7-7.5 on the Mohs sale of hardness. They were first mined in Sri Lanka over 2500 years ago, the garnet is also found in Africa, Australia, India, Russia, South America, and in the United States,in Arizona and Idaho. Although most commonly known as a red gemstone, the garnet...

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Things you may not have realised when purchasing a diamond online

Posted on Nov 21, 2013 in Diamond Tutorial | Comments Off

Acquiring a diamond, especially for an engagement ring is an emotional purchase, one that is hard to replicate with the click of a button. However, if, like many in our globalised world you want to explore every avenue before purchasing a stone, you should simply be aware that the cost of a diamond does not simply end with your online purchase. What these websites usually neglect to inform you about are the ‘hidden costs’. These costs are revealed when you are ready to pay and pay is exactly what you do. These fees are generally based upon unforetold importing costs, including: Import...

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