Category Archives: Coloured Diamonds

What Happens Now? Following 29.6 Carats of Vivid Blue Diamond

Image courtesy of Petra Diamonds Rare discovery You might have heard in the news that Petra Diamonds recently announced the recovery of a very rare diamond. An exceptional rough, blue diamond weighing 29.6 carats from the Cullinan Mine, South Africa. The diamond has been described as vivid blue, with extraordinary saturation, tone and clarity.  What 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.

14.82 Carat Orange Diamond Fetches Record $35.5 Million

Orange

“The Orange” Sets World Record for Fancy Orange Diamond Sale. Venue : Christie’s Date : 12th November 2013 Location : Geneva Auction : Magnificent Jewels To this day, there have only been three fancy vivid orange diamonds sold at auction. Each of these diamonds has been below the 6 carat size. This week, November 12th 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.