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Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.

How Heavy is Platinum Compared to Gold? Precious Metals Compared

Gold and Platinum Bars

Comparing the weight of Gold to Platinum. How heavy is Gold compared to Platinum? Precious metals differ by composition and density. The same item of jewellery will differ in weight depending on the metal of composition. This is an important detail when considering the cost per gram of precious metal alloys.  As a result, there is a great variation Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.

Baguette vs Emerald Cut Diamonds – Which Diamond Gets Your Vote?

Emerald Cut and Baguette Step Cut Diamonds

Baguette cut or Emerald cut – Which would you choose? Baguette cut diamonds and Emerald cut diamonds have a similar appearance. Both diamonds feature a simple step cut arrangement of facets. In comparison, Baguette cut diamonds have angular corners, whereas Emerald cut diamonds feature polished corners. Furthermore, many more Emerald cut diamonds exist in larger Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.

How Do I Find Out Her Ring Size Before Buying an Engagement Ring?

How to find out her finger size

How to find the correct finger size before buying an engagement ring How do you find out her ring size before buying an engagement ring? This dilemma affects thousands of engagement ring buyers each year. Here, we have provided a few helpful tips to find out her finger size. Which finger does the engagement ring Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.