Even in the 21st century diamonds hold mysteries which
our most brilliant scientist cannot explain.
Formed billions of years ago when the combination of
heat and pressure under the earth miraculously transformed
carbon into diamond they remained buried until they
were carried to the Earth's surface with the volcanic
Retrieving diamonds is difficult, even with modern technology.
There are only a finite number of natural diamonds in
existence. As the world's resources are used up your
diamonds will become rarer and more valuable.
Every natural diamond is unique.
When you are choosing a piece of diamond jewellery you
will find it useful to know about the 4Cs: carat,
cut, colour, clarity. These are the combination of characteristics which
determine the rarity and value of all diamonds. All of these are shown on your certificate. Diamond carat Diamond cut Diamond colour Diamond clarity