The Adventurine

“Diamonds are one of the hardest minerals on earth, and being a mom is probably the hardest job on earth. I like to honor like with like.”  —Candice Pool Neistat   There was a time, not too long ago, when presents for the birth of a child were a rarity. Only a few lucky ones...
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, departs the hospital with her son wearing diamond and pearl earrings from the Queen’s collection. Photo Samir Hussein/WireImage Let’s review the facts Like just about everyone else, I overlooked the fact that the pearl earrings Kate Middleton wore on Monday when she introduced Prince Louis Arthur Charles to the press were...
Jewelry expert and writer Marion Fasel writes, "The lab grown gems hitting the market give the question a sense of urgency....What is a diamond? I have been giving the question a lot of thought lately with the abundance of lab grown diamonds hitting the market. A scientist will tell you a diamond is pure carbon. I believe it is much more."