My Experience at HOFU 2013: With Master Cutter Brian McHardy

HOFU BMH 3This year, I was lucky enough to attend the Hearts on Fire University held in Las Vegas. What is the HOF University? It is an annual conference to which all of the Hearts on Fire retailers are invited to get together to share stories and ideas, as well as learn more about the company and the brand.

What I was looking forward to the most, and also the highlight of my trip, was being able to watch (more…)

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Jaw Dropping Argyle Pink Diamond

As if diamonds weren’t getting enough attention, a recently discovered pink diamond was discovered in the Rio Tinto Argyle Diamond mine in Western Australia that is expected to sell for up to $10.6 million!! This stone is said to be the largest stone ever discovered, weighing in at 12.76 carats. This gem has been named the Argyle Pink Jubilee, a name we can’t forget.

The gem resembles that of the (more…)

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136 Carat Fancy Yellow Diamond Found

Fancy YellowWorkers in a Siberian diamond mine have found what could possibly turn out to be the world’s largest fancy vivid yellow faceted diamond. In late April of last year, a 136 carat rough yellow diamond was uncovered in the Yakutia mine by the Udachninsky Mining Company. The color of the stone is described as “honey yellow” and has an irregular shape.
The Idachninsky Mining Company is a subdivision of (more…)

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