Worlds Second Largest Diamond

Sierra Leone’s government rejected a $7.8 million bid for one of the world’s largest diamonds at an auction on Thursday, saying it failed to meet the valuation. The diamond was discovered in the country’s eastern Kono district in March by Christian pastor Emmanuel Momoh and given to the Sierra Leonean government to handle the sale. … [Read more…]

To All Mothers – Happy Mother’s Day!

To all the Mothers on Earth, Thank you for believing in your children Thank you for lifting them up with your love Thank you for the hugs and kisses when nothing else stopped the pain Thank you for teaching confidence when faced with uncertainty Thank you for the discipline to create structure in our lives … [Read more…]

Pink & Blue Diamonds Could Fetch $68M

Sotheby’s will offer what it has called the “most valuable” set of earrings in auction history at its Geneva sale next month – though the two stones don’t match in color. The pear-shaped “Apollo and Artemis Diamonds” — one blue and one pink — will jointly lead the Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels auction in … [Read more…]

Fancy Colored Diamonds Investment

“These types of gemstones are not only a hedge against inflation,” he says, “but there is such a limited supply that their value cannot be swayed by government interference or price manipulation, because there is not a hidden stockpile or mine.” Brilliant piece on investing with Fancy Colored Diamonds.  Contact us today to go over … [Read more…]

Sotheby Auction December 8th, 2016

Another spectacular Auction by Sotheby with beautiful pieces and lots being sold.  Auction included Property from the collection of Marjorie S. Fisher of Palm Beach. Here are a few we fell in love with. Platinum, Fancy Intense Purplish Pink Diamond and Diamond Ring Set with a cut-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut Fancy Intense Purplish Pink diamond weighing 2.22 … [Read more…]

INVESTMENT DIAMONDS ACT AS HEDGE FOR THE RICH

INVESTORS SEE SPARKLE IN COLORED DIAMONDS Prices of vivid and intense color diamonds have risen 10 to 12 percent a year on average since 1959… Finding a safe haven for your money has come full circle.  Transportable wealth that you can carry in your pocket, not affected by global markets, Colored Diamonds have shown to … [Read more…]

HAPPY 4th OF JULY UNITED STATES OF AMERICA!

As we get closer to the 4th of July, and celebrating the birth of this Great Country, we often miss the little things that are part of our heritage. Some slight, and not important, and others, part of our rich history. For instance, did you know that Americans started celebrating Independence day in 1777? With … [Read more…]

DIAMANTE ATELIER SUPPPORTS BROCK STRONG

This past weekend, on June 25th, Diamante Atelier was honored to take part of making a special boy by the name of Brock Caruso a dream come true.  Brock loves fast cars, and was diagnosed with Stage 4 Cancer.  Diamante Atelier wanted to make it a day he will cherish. Diamante Owner Jose Aman rounded up his … [Read more…]

LESEDI LA RONA DIAMOND SET TO AUCTION TODAY

Imagine a rough uncut diamond over 1000 carats in your hand, it’s unthinkable! This Diamond shines with beauty in it’s rough state, I can’t imagine it after it’s finished. Whether into smaller pieces, or one large magnificent Diamond. “The world’s largest uncut diamond is expected to be sold for more than £52m in an unprecedented … [Read more…]

PETRA DIAMOND LARGEST FOUND

LSE-listed Petra Diamonds has recovered a 121.26 ct Type II white diamond at its Cullinan mine in South Africa. Petra Diamonds says that the diamond will be sold in the last tender of its 2016 financial year, which is currently underway in Johannesburg. Petra Diamonds Petra Diamonds’ Cullinan operation in South Africa This diamond, along … [Read more…]