>> Tuesday, July 15, 2014
The word diamond is derived from ancient Greek word meaning impossible to tame. Diamond are one of the best known forms of carbon. They have been used as gems from time immemorial and have a wide variety of industrial applications. The popularity of diamonds increased in the 19th century in the 19th century because of improved cutting and polishing techniques. The quality of the diamond is usually judged by the four C’s, referring to carat, clarity, color and cut. Those interested to buy diamond earring may visit sites such as buy online earrings and buy online earrings India site and make purchases.
What are two basic type of diamond earrings ?
Two basic type of diamond earrings ae diamond wire and diamond post earrings. Diamond clips are fro non pierced ears. Post earrings, use a clutch, nut or some other means to support it in the ear. Post earrings with a solitary diamond at the end are called stud earrings. Wire earrings like fish hooks and kidney wires use a differently shaped small wire that slips through the pierced ear to hold the earrings in place. Sometimes a hook at the back is used as an additional support.
How does diamond earring vary from each other ?
Diamond earrings vary in style,price range, size an weight. The diamond may be set with other diamonds or precious stones like emeralds, rubies and sapphires in yellow,white or red gold, silver, rhodium or platinum. There are infant and baby earrings which are small as 0.06 carat, which is a 2 millimetre diamond in each ear. On the other hand, some earrings set in platinum with an 18k princess cut diamond are priced higher. You can also choose to customized earrings by contacting sites such as buy online gold earrings India.
What are the favourite earrings among women?
W omen’s favourite are elegant and sophisticated pieces. But few women like traditional pieces which have vintage look. Diamond earrings are personal adornment worn attached to the ear lobe. Egyptians initiated the fashion of earrings by first wearing large gold hoops, which eventually grew smaller and also contained a pendant. In Babylonia and Assyria, men used to wear earrings as a sign of position. The Romans were connoisseurs of earrings set with precious stones.
What are lab diamonds also called as ?
Lab diamonds are also called as processed diamonds, they have properties akin to real ones, but costs around 30 percent less. Till few years back, most of the processed diamonds came from US, through legal and declared channels. Now there's fear that even those lab made diamonds procured legally are being sold as real ones.