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Birthstone of the Month

April Birthstone

May 11, 2017

April's Birthstone: Diamond You probably already know of the diamond’s toughness. In fact, it’s the hardest gemstone and is made of just one element: carbon.Diamonds come in several colors, including yellow, red, pink, blue, and green, and range in intensity from faint to vivid. Generally speaking, the more saturated the color, the higher the value.  In fact, diamonds sparkling with intense color are rare and may be priced higher than a colorless diamond of equal size. Because fancy-color diamonds are very desirable, color is sometimes introduced in a laboratory. These are correctly called color-treated diamonds.Diamonds have been admired for centuries, and some historians estimate it was traded as early as 4 BC. One of the reasons it is so admired and valued...

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