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Certified or Certificated Diamonds – What’s the Difference?

Terminology for Diamond Grading There has always been some uncertainty surrounding the correct usage of both terms : certificated, and certified within the context of diamonds. Both references usually tend to be used to describe a diamond that has been submitted to a diamond grading laboratory to be graded under strict conditions, and the details 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.

Best Kept Diamond Secrets! – Shy Diamond Weights

Save £££ going just under the diamond carat weight for your engagement ring. Sometimes the advice we give makes our life that little more difficult. Especially true when we are sourcing very specific diamond weights. We do however try very hard to pass along any advice, ideas and guidance that will ultimately save those all 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.

What are Certified Diamond Engagement Rings?

What are certified diamond engagement rings? All engagement rings or diamond rings purchased at a certain size, and level of colour and clarity will generally be provided with a diamond grading certificate, or report, as it is often referred to. This may be produced by one of many laboratories around the world. Generally certificates for 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.