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When people think of diamonds, many think of the clear stone used in the majority of engagement rings. However, the truth is, diamonds come in a range of colors, from pink to blue to orange, purple and black. These colors appear as a result of trace chemical elements and particulates during the crystallization process of […]

July 18, 2017

It has almost been a year since the spectacular 14.6-carat Oppenheimer Blue diamond sold for a record-setting $57.5 million. The rare blue diamond, the sale of which was managed by auction house Christie’s for almost $4 million dollars a carat, is the most expensive blue diamond ever sold. Since the sale in May 2016, demand […]

May 9, 2017

A pair of exquisite colored diamond earrings — one blue and one pink — will lead the Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels auction on May 16 at the Mandarin Oriental in Geneva, Switzerland. This will be a landmark event in the world of diamond collecting and investment, according to Paragon International Wealth Management, a […]

May 2, 2017

The famed Argyle Diamond Mine has been publicly announced to be closing in 2020. So will a chapter in the geological record books. And the rare fancy colored diamonds for which it’s renowned may well become even more prized in the face of diminished supply. When mining began at the Rio Tinto-owned Argyle mine in […]

April 20, 2017

One of “the world’s great natural treasures,” a 59.6-carat pink fancy colored diamond called the ‘Pink Star’, has sold at a Hong Kong auction for more than $71 million. The plum-sized fancy colored diamond was mined in Africa in 1999 and was bought in what Sotheby’s worldwide chairman for international jewelry described as a “historic […]

April 7, 2017

Between questions over what lies ahead for the Argyle diamond mine and the rarity (and increasingly high prices) of the fancy pink diamonds the mine produces, anticipation over the 2017 Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender is on the rise, even though the exclusive event is months away. “Every year, this invitation only-event is a chance to […]

March 31, 2017