The 4C's of Diamond Quality

Diamonds are quality graded by a universally understood method called the 4Cs - Color, Clarity, Cut and Carat weight.  By using this well understood system, one can understand the overall quality components of one's diamond and communicate it in a clear and standardized way. Watch the Gemological Institute of America's (GIA) video to learn more about the 4Cs.



How to Choose a Diamond

Choosing a diamond can be daunting but it doesn't have to be difficult.  Remember, we're experts and we're ready to help!  Watch the GIA video to learn more about choosing the perfect diamond.

Birthday Gemstones


Birthstones are gems associated with the month that a person was born.  Some months have alternatives that have been adopted through time.  Here's the list of birthstones by month:

January:  Garnet
February:  Amethyst
March:  Aquamarine
April:  Diamond
May:  Emerald
June:  Pearl or Alexandrite
July:  Ruby
August:  Peridot or Spinel
September:  Sapphire
October:  Tourmaline or Opal
November:  Topaz or Citrine
December: Blue Topaz,Tanzanite, Zircon or Turquoise

To learn more about gemstones, visit GIA's website at