Why Are Diamonds Considered As Expensive Jewelry Partner


Perhaps you are wondering why diamonds are expensive jewelry especially if you are planning on proposing or buying your wedding rings. Diamonds are a woman’s best friend and it would be remiss of you not to buy a diamond engagement or designer wedding rings.

Your girlfriend might even get mad at you for not buying a diamond engagement ring for her. Truth be told, in today’s society, being given a diamond ring is as rare as it is to find a perfectly cut diamond.

Many prefer buying cubic zirconia as diamond replacement because it is practical and costs less than an actual diamond stone. Some on the other hand prefer coloured gemstones like Aquamarine engagement rings or blue topaz rings which are beautiful and cost less as well.  However, there is nothing in the world that can beat a true diamond designer engagement rings no matter how small the stone is.

So why are Diamonds expensive any ways and is it worth it to actually buy one?

Even though there is a huge supply of diamonds in the market, diamonds are considered expensive jewelry pieces because not all of diamonds are the same. Each diamond is graded according to the 4C’s – carat, colour, clarity and cut. The grade increases or decreases the value of the diamond and since perfectly cut diamonds are rare, even if the stone is small, the price is high.

Is it worthwhile to actually purchase a diamond engagement ring even if it is an expensive engagement rings jewelry? It depends. For sentimental reasons, diamonds are considered as perfect gifts to show one’s affection and love.

However, not all women want diamonds nowadays. Not only for practical reasons, but also due to advanced technology, the cut and design of semi-precious stones or gemstones are now considered equal if not rivalling that of diamonds. If you have the budget, then go ahead and purchase your diamond engagement ring.

As they say, in love there is no expensive jewelry, only love.