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Natural ruby buying & treatment guide – How to buy and tell the difference between natural unheated, heated, new glass filled ruby treatment?

Video explanation between unheated ruby vs lead glass-filled ruby (composite ruby): Why is Learning Ruby Treatment Important? Distinguishing between natural no treatment rubies to heated or new treatment rubies is a very important skill every ruby gemstone buyer should learn before venturing out to buy one. The price between each level of treatment can range …

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Comment on Bloomberg’s News Report: Are Diamonds Now an Investor’s Best Friend?

[Video Link: Are Diamonds Now an Investor’s Best Friend?] The above video link is an interesting discussion if Diamonds are a good investment?    Key points which I got from the video was that it is NOT a good investment because diamonds prices have dropped 20% from beginning of year as compared to only 5.7% drop …

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A Real Case Example of How to Buy a Diamond in Bangkok

In our last post Where and how to buy diamonds in Bangkok, Thailand?, a list of recommendation was provided in how one should go about purchasing a diamond and also “facts” which I personally thought are reasons why a person should NOT buy diamonds in Thailand. However, in this post I am going retract my …

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Diamond Basic 101: The Diamond’s 5Cs

ภาษาไทย Diamonds are easier to classify and buy then colored gemstones. This is due to being white in color plus having standardized 4Cs criteria. Diamond’s 4Cs are color, clarity, cut and carat weight. For this post, I added one more “C” as a certificate. Certificate quality is also relevant in determining how much a diamond …

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Gemstones Basic 101: The 9 Essentials for Gemstones

Gemstones come in many shapes, colors and forms and therefore are harder to define than a Diamond. As there are so many varieties and species, value are usually based on multiple factors assumed in the market. We tried summarizing the essential criteria for most gemstones below: AESTHETICS: Aesthetics or beauty of a gemstone has four …

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Hello Gem Readers!

Welcome to Buy Gemstone Info page! Your source for buying the right gemstones! We hope if you are visiting this blog, you are interested in learning about what are gemstones, the different types of gemstones and practical ways in acquiring gemstones.  The main purpose of this blog is provided below: A quick guide in what are gemstones and …

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