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18.04.2018

Same diamond, different meaning

We treasure diamonds for their beauty. No matter how big or how small. Diamonds will always have a majestic ambience. We give diamonds at special occasions, preferably to our loved…

22.03.2018

The Royal Engagement Rings

Aren’t we all looking for that one perfect engagement ring that will knock your partner’s socks off? Maybe your fiancée-to-be is really into royal rings. If so, we can’t blame…

08.11.2017

Engagement Ring Shopping Tips

Congratulations! You found the girl of your dreams and are ready to tie the knot. The marriage proposal is one of the most beautiful and memorable moments in her (and…

25.10.2017

Antwerp Diamond Year

As long as we can remember, Antwerp is famous for her diamonds. However, for a long time, it was not clear for how long exactly Antwerp and diamonds have been…

15.09.2015

Diamond history

The history of Antwerp as the World Diamond Center is a very fascinating and long one. Too long to tell the whole story, but too marvellous to exclude you completely…

17.06.2014

Diamond Creole earrings

Looking for a beautiful pair of earrings? You should definitely go for Creole earrings set with diamonds. They will match every outfit and make your ears shine. An other advantage…

Diamond jewellery with coloured gemstones

Emerald green and deep Sapphire blue are trending colours. Two beautiful colours that can be combined with each other and with neutral colours. These fashion colours exist also in jewellery….

Historic Diamond Prices | Diamonds are forever

Since the 19th century, the popularity of diamonds is rising. With this increasing popularity, the prices also rose. Diamonds are forever and really valuable! Though it’s hard to determine a…

The famous Archduke Joseph Diamond

Famous diamonds are extremely popular among collectors but are rarely seen at auction. When an amazing diamond does go under the hammer, it is sure to attract a lot of…

Are you looking to buy perfect diamonds?

Diamonds are a perfect gift for any occasion: engagement, wedding, anniversary, birthday, graduation, etc. With a diamond, you can’t be wrong! Diamonds are also considered as a safe investment, today…

Antwerp World Diamond Centre – AWDC

The diamond industry in Belgium is a community, quite literally. Most of the diamond trade activities happen in a single area of Antwerp where craftsmen and jewelers work together to…

Amazing presents for the perfect Valentine’s Day

We believe the most important part of the perfect Valentine’s Day shouldn’t be presents. Giving attention to one another and just enjoying each other’s company is what Valentine’s Day is…

Celebrate New Year in style in Antwerp!

Still looking for a perfect getaway for the holiday season? Don’t look further! Antwerp is the city of diamonds but it offers a lot more : museum, historical places, exclusive…

Why you should always buy certified diamonds

Whether you buy a diamond for a special occasion or as an investment, always make sure you buy a certified diamond. If a diamond isn’t accompanied by an internationally recognized…

5 facts about diamonds you might not know

If you think diamonds are only of interest to women you’re quite wrong. Diamonds are a mysterious mineral that capture the imagination of many women as well as men. Diamonds…

How to accessorize jewellery

Wearing jewellery can make a lady look elegant, wearing too much, however, will do more damage than good for your personal style. But how much jewellery is enough? We’ll give…

Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom

It’s the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s reign this year, an excellent occasion to take a closer look at the British royalty of course. Today we’ll be admiring the jewellery…

Beautiful Black Diamonds

Diamonds come in different shapes, cuts and colors. Although black diamonds are real diamonds, they do have some dissimilarities. Black diamonds absorb light, rather than refract it, and that is…

The Trilliant Diamond Shape

Diamonds are cut and formed into many shapes. You have round shape, princess cut, emerald cut, asscher cut, heart, oval and many more. One if these special shapes is the…

Famous diamonds: The Star of the South

The Star of the South was discovered in 1853 in Brazil and is a type IIa diamond. With a clarity of VS-2, a light pinkish brown color and 128,48 carat….

The Taylor-Burton diamond

Elizabeth Taylor was a remarkable woman both on the big screen and in her personal life. While we won’t venture too deep in the latter, we can’t ignore her impressive…

Fabulous celebrity diamond engagement rings

When celebrities get engaged, it’s not only about love, parties and fame, it’s also about THE engagement ring. How much did it cost? Did the man pick a classy diamond…

Top year for Belgian diamond sector

The Belgian diamond sector is an engine for the Belgian economy.  Last year, diamonds were accounted for more than 5 percent of total Belgian exports. These exceptional results underline once…

Famous mysterious diamonds – Koh-i-Noor

Another famous diamond: the Koh-i-Noor, also called ‘Mountain of light’ is a royal diamond with a rich history. After it was found in India, it got in the possession of…

Diamond wedding anniversary

A wedding anniversary should always be something special, some years are just worth that little bit extra. The diamond wedding anniversary is definitely one of these special moments. But when…

One carat diamonds

Buying gemstones, and in particular diamonds is a complex question. If you want to buy silver or gold, only the weight is a variable to consider the price price. The…

Black diamond jewellery

The colour black is powerful and authoritative and may evoke strong emotions and ideas: mysterie, fear, style, anger, sexuality, sophistication, power and depth. It triggers emotions and has a particular…

Sapphires: ruby red or blue

Sapphires are one of the most wanted gemstones all over the world, next to diamonds, emerald and rubies. They appear in different colours, clarity, size and cut and can be…

Unusual diamond colours for unique diamond jewellery

Only absolutely perfect diamonds are completely transparent, that doesn’t mean they’re the most valuable. Some diamonds have a very intense coloring that makes them far more unique than an ‘ordinary…

Christmas shopping in Belgium

Christmas is a magical time. The atmosphere is enticing; everyone is in a good mood especially when things might otherwise look grim. Even bad weather like snow is greeted with…

10 reasons to buy diamonds

A diamond isn’t generally something you buy on a whim. So we made a list of 10 reasons that definitely warrant the purchase of a precious gem! Sometimes the reasons…

Oval shaped diamonds

Amongst the diamond shapes, the round brilliant diamond is by far the most popular. Next in line, however, is the oval shaped diamond. This diamond shape is ideal for a…

Wearing diamond jewellery is like art.

Diamonds are beautiful, but not everyone knows how to look the best they can with their diamond jewellery. We’ll give you a few tips to look stunning, without going that…

Loose diamonds for custom-made jewellery

Whether you are looking for a precious diamond as an investment or for your own unique custom-made diamond jewellery, Diamondland can certainly help you find the ideal diamond. Visit our…

Diamond necklaces: an often forgotten beauty

>When talking about diamonds we sometimes lose track of diamond necklaces. Diamond rings and loose diamonds have clear markets and meanings. Diamond rings are for example very popular for couples,…

Diamond Fluorescence

Diamond fluorescence refers to the diamond tendency to disperse a soft bluish glow when exposed to ultraviolet light.  “A diamond should not have strong fluorescence.”That’s what is often claimed by…

The round diamond cut

The most popular diamond cut worldwide is the round diamond cut. Over the centuries it has been proven that this cut has the potential for the highest degree of light return. Therefore…

The fifth C: a diamond certificate

When buying diamonds you should always look at the 4 C’s: colour, carat, cut and quality. There’s, however, sometimes a fifth C mentioned: the diamond certificate. To prove the value…

Buying diamonds and diamond jewellery online

Antwerp is the center of the world when it comes to diamonds. Thanks to the internet you can benefit from the expertise located in Antwerp from anywhere in the world. Buying diamonds…

Choose your favourite diamond shapes

It can be difficult to choose your perfect diamond with the best colour, the most beautiful shine and perfect harmony. Diamonds are shaped and formed in the earth over millions…

Diamond Colour

The diamond colour is one of the 4 most important characteristics of a diamond. When you want to buy one, keep in mind that the perfect diamond must be as…

The Diamond Cut

The diamond cut is one of the 4 C’s and refers to the shape and the light performance of the diamond. The diamond cut is the most important factor in…

Nanodiamond Computer Chips

Diamonds are not longer only a girl’s best friend. A team of electrical engineers at Vanderbilt University is looking to diamonds to make computer chips wich can be used in…

The Indian International Jewellery Week

This week, the second edition of India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) is scheduled form 31st July to 4th August at Mumbai. Last year the IIJW was a great succes. Also…

The Antwerp Diamond Museum

Antwerp is the Diamond center of the world! No surprise that it also has a museum that’s focused on diamonds. The museum is called “DIVA, Antwerp Home of Diamonds”. The museum will…

Celebrity diamonds

‘Big girls need big diamonds.’ Hollywood diva Elizabeth Taylor is one of the most famous diamond lovers of all ages. She even wrote a book about her fascination for diamonds:…

Famous diamonds

Diamonds are one of the hardest materials in nature. The name ‘diamond’ is derived from the Greek ‘adamas’, that means ‘unbreakable’ or ‘untamed’. Moreover, its beauty is almost indescribable. However,…

The booming diamond market in China

Diamond retailers are paying attention to the booming Chinese diamond market. The country’s purchasing power is growing at explosive pace. In recent years the demand for diamonds and the appetite…

Princess Charlene’s diamond wedding hair piece

This weekend, Monaco’s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene Wittstock married in an extravagant religious ceremony. Lots of royalty and international celebrities attended the luxurious event! We loved Charlene’s wedding…

The perfect diamond wedding ring

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. Therefore, the choice of the wedding ring is a deciding factor. A wedding ring is a long-lasting…

Antwerp diamond tourism

Diamond spotting? Do it in Antwerp! People from all over the world visit the diamond city to buy the most exclusive and precious diamonds. Others travel to Antwerp for diamond…

Tips for buying a diamond

You have decided to buy a diamond? Before rushing to the store, keep some things in mind! You don’t just buy a diamond before doing some homework. You don’t buy…

12.06.2014

Diamond art: For the Love of God – Damien Hirst

Diamond cutting is an art in itself. But what about art with diamonds? The diamond stones speak to everyone’s imagination, and also artists are triggered by the shining objects. Only…

Diamond accessories: bling the object!

Women do not only like diamond jewellery, they are crazy about everything that shines! The latest diamond trends are situated at the level of accessories, objects or decoration. Brands design…

Diamondland: more than bling bling!

Diamondland is the reference for everything that has to do with diamonds. Are you looking for a unique stone or a valuable gift for your girlfriend or mother? Then you…

History of diamonds

Diamonds are ancient history! The name ‘diamond’ is derived from the ancient Greek and it means: ‘unbreakable’, ‘untamed’ or ‘unalterable’. The stone is powerful, beautiful and desirable. Magic, protective powers…

23.05.2014

Italian design: white golden, diamond necklace

Like everybody knows Italy is recognized for its fashion, interior an automobile design. Italy is a world trendsetter and has the best and most famous designers. So if we say…

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Same diamond, different meaning

We treasure diamonds for their beauty. No matter how big or how small. Diamonds will always have a majestic ambience. We give diamonds at special occasions, preferably to our loved…

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The Royal Engagement Rings

Aren’t we all looking for that one perfect engagement ring that will knock your partner’s socks off? Maybe your fiancée-to-be is really into royal rings. If so, we can’t blame…

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Engagement Ring Shopping Tips

Congratulations! You found the girl of your dreams and are ready to tie the knot. The marriage proposal is one of the most beautiful and memorable moments in her (and…

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