April 26, 2018
Fiery and romantic, with brilliant depth and intensity, ruby’s red hue attracts attention and fascination. Over the centuries, this voluptuous gem has come to symbolize the beating heart of life: love, passion, power, and courage, appealing equally to men and women.
One of the world’s oldest, most revered gems, ruby is also one of the rarest, particularly larger sizes and those without inclusions.
Ruby is July’s birthstone and the gift of choice for the 40th wedding anniversary.
April 11, 2019
Here is a selection of charts showing the Carat Weights of Diamond corresponding to their sizes. These are indicative only, as every diamond is cut slightly different and so will vary from these guide sizes.
Also, other gemstones, having different specific gravities, will weight more or less than diamond for the same sizes, so these charts will not be appropriate for those.
Measuring a finger size for a ring can be surprisingly complex. Below we highlight some of the common issues that arise and provide a chart of some of the more common international sizing systems.
Many countries and regions use their own ring size chart. Here is a list of some of them. These are approximate comparisons as many of the sizes from one region have no exact corresponding size from another - however, the differences will be very minor.
March 23, 2019