This Diamond Takes Forever

This Diamond Takes Forever

September 12, 2013

We can thank (or blame) the diamond industry for inventing the idea that a groom should spend two month’s worth of salary on an engagement ring for his beloved, but an arms race of bling between celebrity brides is threatening to blow even that hefty budget guideline out of the water. The latest salvo comes […]

The World

The World’s Resources by Country

April 20, 2013

A country’s economic worth can be measured in more ways than just its GDP and national debt. It is also important to consider the economic potential that lies in the harvesting of the natural resources within its borders. This map shows the top producing countries of each resource, or the proved reserves in the case […]

Is Your Rock a Conflict Diamond?

Is Your Rock a Conflict Diamond?

November 19, 2012

Conflict diamonds, also known as blood diamonds, are diamonds used to fund war related conflict in Central and Western Africa. Rebel, military, and terrorist groups in many parts of Africa run a brutal diamond industry which provides them with the funds necessary to purchase weapons and continue their reign of terror. Before you buy that […]

Keepin

Keepin’ it Grill: Kanye West’s Diamond Teeth Controversy

September 27, 2012

This infographic investigates whether or not it is possible to replace your teeth with diamonds. Source

Will This Season Be Your Season?

Will This Season Be Your Season?

June 26, 2012

This time of year also marks “Engagement Season” as more than 1/3 of all couples will get engaged between Thanksgiving and Valentines Day! While fun and exciting, this first major diamond purchase can also be overwhelming for many couples. To share insight into what real women want – and more importantly, what men should know […]

A Clear Look At Diamonds

A Clear Look At Diamonds

May 26, 2012

Facts and statistics about diamonds and the diamond industry. Source

Engagement Rings Around the World

Engagement Rings Around the World

May 19, 2012

Engagement rings are a very important part of the proposal. This infographic takes a look at engagement rings from around the world and the diamond industry market. Source