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A History of the Hope Diamond

When it comes to famous jewelry, few pieces are as highly recognized or prized as the Hope Diamond. Its illustrious azure appearance has captured the imagination of many, including one James Cameron. Although the piece worn by Kate Winslet was called the Heart of the Ocean in the film Titanic, it’s easy to see how […]

Fashion Jewelry Styling Tips

Many people who are interested in being fashionable are willing and eager to experiment with different clothing and accessories. However, one area that people struggle with is incorporating jewelry into everyday style. Adding a necklace or bangle makes sense for a night out, but otherwise, there’s a good chance that perfectly good jewelry is going […]

Mark’s Diamonds’ List of Best 2020 Red Carpet Jewelry Looks

The 2020 award season has given us many memorable jewelry looks on the red carpet, and we’re breaking down our favorites. The 77th Annual Golden Globes The Golden Globes had several moving moments ranging from Awkwafina making a historic win for her role in The Farewell– becoming the first Asian performer to win in a […]

January’s Birthstone: Garnets

If you were born in January and like deep red stones, then you will no doubt appreciate your birthstone, the Garnet. This beautiful gemstone makes lovely rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. No doubt you have seen this stone in fashionable jewelry! We have a selection of unique Garnet jewelry available in our Etsy Shop! Garnet […]

Picking Your Pear Shape Diamond

The Pear’s Color A diamond’s color shines through because of the surface area. If the diamond has hints of pinks or another color, that is the color the diamond takes on. Since the pear has a large surface area, the colors come out easier. The one place that you will want to check on the […]

White Gold VS. Platinum — Which Is The Best Metal For Your Engagement Ring?

White gold and platinum are both beautiful metals that work well with engagement rings. They look similar but are actually very different from each other. We’re going to compare them in appearance, durability, cost, and comfort. Appearance White gold metal is made of gold, alloys, and rhodium plating. The plating is part of what gives […]