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Understanding a Diamond’s 4C’s

A diamond's 4C's are what gives a diamond it's beauty and structure. The 4C's stand for cut, carat weight, color, and clarity. Each of these characteristics is graded on a scale that can be evaluated for quality. Masina Diamonds has been voted one of the best jewelry...

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2020 Enagement Ring Trends

Getting engaged is one of the most memorable moments in a person’s life but trying to decide on what style engagement ring you want can be hard. Styles can range from simple solitaires, which are only a diamond and a plain band, to the intense sparkle of the double...

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Photoshoot Locations Atlanta Wedding Photographers Love

Photoshoot Locations Atlanta Wedding Photographers Love

You’ve found the perfect engagement ring. Now it is time to find the best Atlanta wedding photographers to capture your special moment. Luckily, the city has such diverse spots that are perfect for your engagement photo shoot. Planning your proposal and finding the...

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6 Small Wedding Ideas for an Intimate Ceremony 

6 Small Wedding Ideas for an Intimate Ceremony 

Since the COVID-19 outbreak, many people have had to cancel or postpone their wedding day. Thankfully as time has passed and things have slowly begun to open. The restrictions for groups have slightly eased up, bringing the perfect opportunity to get creative with...

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Understanding a Diamond’s 4C’s

Understanding a Diamond’s 4C’s

A diamond's 4C's are what gives a diamond it's beauty and structure. The 4C's stand for cut, carat weight, color, and clarity. Each of these characteristics is graded on a scale that can be evaluated for quality. Masina Diamonds has been voted one of the best jewelry...

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How to read a Diamond Certificate

How to read a Diamond Certificate

This post is to help break down how to read a diamond certificate and show what all is listed in the certificate. For the sake of simplicity, we are going to be using a GIA certificate as an example. Notice above there is a GIA certificate broken down with numbers. We...

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Diamond Cut

Diamond Cut

A diamond’s cut is not only about its shape, but how effectively the stone can return light back to the viewer’s eye. A well-cut diamond will appear very brilliant and fiery; while more poorly cut stones can appear dark and lifeless, regardless of color or clarity....

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Diamond Color

Diamond Color

When shopping for a diamond, it is generally preferred to have the least amount of color possible. Diamond color is divided into five broad categories: Colorless (D-F): Diamonds within the colorless range are the most rare and valuable of all the colors. D/E color...

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Diamond Clarity

Diamond Clarity

Diamonds completely free from internal flaws, or inclusions, are very rare and highly valued. Clarity is graded based on the number, location, size, and type of the inclusions found in a diamond. Kenny G and Company has some of the clearest diamonds available. Learn...

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Diamond Carat

Diamond Carat

This is the unit of measure used to specify a diamond’s weight. A carat is a small unit of measurement equal to 200 milligrams. Carat is not a measure of a diamond’s size, but rather a measure of a diamond’s weight. One carat can also be divided in 100 points. A .75...

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