Shirley Bassey, Marilyn Monroe, and countless legends of stage and screen have been singing about DIAMONDS since music went with lyrics! Thought to have first been seen in India between 3,000 and 6,000 years ago, diamonds have captivated the world like no other gem.
Of course, few celebrities can match the ultimate collection of diamonds and gems amassed by the late Elizabeth Taylor. Taylor has a weak spot for anything that sparkled and the budget (and the husbands) to make those dreamy stones her own. The legendary actress would create a fragrance empire built around the mystique of, and her love of Diamonds. White Diamonds remains one of the best selling fragrances in the world more than 20 years after it launched. After her death this year at the age of 79, it was announced that Christies will auction off 300 of Taylor's gems in December. The auction house and jewelry world are buzzing as it is sure to be one of the biggest sales of it's kind- EVER!
With all the glamour and celebrity surrounding diamonds, it is no wonder that the mere idea of buying a diamond ring can make a guy break out into a cold sweat. The fact is, the majority of diamond buyers are men, buying engagement rings for the love of their lives. We all know - if the ring is bad - she might not say yes! The fear factor is partly due to the huge margin of error that can occur when buying a diamond. Add to that all the factors that make the stones valuable and you have a recipe for rip-offs and regrets.
That's where www.TruthAboutDiamonds.com comes to the rescue! This super informative (and free) website breaks down all the mystery and confusion surrounding this oh-so-important purchase. From Color to Clarity, the site has all the information you could possibly need when choosing a diamond. The site shows you what you can expect to pay for certain pieces, and also what you can buy with a certain budget.
Truth About Diamonds is a "MUST VISIT" for anyone thinking of buying a diamond. Any friends thinking of popping the question would love for you to steer them in the direction of this website. Even if you are not in the market for a new sparkler, it is a fascinating subject matter. Click around the site and learn something about diamonds today. www.TruthAboutDiamonds.com
Also, while we are on the topic - take a moment and listen to the legends sing about diamonds!