Category: Diamonds

Learn all you need to know about loose diamonds and discover our jaw-dropping diamond engagement rings and fine jewelry.

Select from over 150,000 round, princess, cushion, emerald, oval, radiant, asscher, marquise, heart, and pear shaped loose diamonds on JamesAllen.com. Plus, get to know your diamond through our 360° HD superzoom technology with the option for a real-time diamond inspection.

Give Shanks with a Split Shank Engagement Ring

Give Shanks with a Split Shank Engagement Ring

Throughout history, many things have been split: the atom, the banana, the dinner bill (if you’re the progressive type). But perhaps none so exquisitely as the split shank engagement ring – one of 2017’s hottest jewelry trends. Named for its…

Everything You Need to Know About CanadaMark™ Diamonds

Everything You Need to Know About CanadaMark™ Diamonds

CanadaMark™ diamonds are available online exclusively through JamesAllen.com. What sets them apart, you ask? You’ve heard of the four Cs — we now present the three Es, covering everything you need to know about CanadaMark™ Diamonds: Ethical sourcing. Although all JamesAllen.com…

Sparkle Squared: Princess Cut Engagement Rings

Sparkle Squared: Princess Cut Engagement Rings

Sometimes, you have to search the four corners of the earth before you find that special someone with whom you want to spend the rest of your life. Nothing symbolizes that lifelong search better than a princess cut engagement ring,…

Fine Jewelry Trends 2018: From Layers to Clarity

Fine Jewelry Trends 2018: From Layers to Clarity

With the new year comes new design, and we can’t wait for these fine jewelry trends to rock the scene! We’ve gathered all the best intel from designers, color forecasters, and experts to help you get ahead of the curve. Unwrap…

Anniversary Gift Ideas for Her

Anniversary Gift Ideas for Her

You may have forgotten that your anniversary is coming up, but trust me – she hasn’t. Whether you’ve been planning the perfect anniversary celebration for months, or whether it slipped your mind and you’re quickly trying to get it together…

Engagement Ring Trends 2018

Engagement Ring Trends 2018

Sure it’s not even Thanksgiving yet, far too early for it to be socially acceptable to start lighting up our cities and towns with Christmas decorations. But it is never too early to start thinking about your engagement ring for…

12 Winter Proposal Ideas from James Allen Customers

12 Winter Proposal Ideas from James Allen Customers

Some of us are waiting impatiently for winter to be over, as we shiver and curse the cold air. Then there are those of us who cherish every moment that winter brings, enjoying each cozy second under our fuzzy blankets,…

How to Buy an Engagement Ring

How to Buy an Engagement Ring

Don’t panic. I repeat: Do. Not. Panic.  You’re about to embark on one of the most important journeys of your life – proposing. But who can even think about proposing when you have to first find the right engagement ring,…

How to Budget for an Affordable Engagement Ring

How to Budget for an Affordable Engagement Ring

Here are tips on how to create an affordable engagement ring within your budget. Finding the Perfect Affordable Engagement Ring Let us say this once and for all: there is no such thing as a “right amount” to spend on…

How to Design the Perfect Engagement Ring

How to Design the Perfect Engagement Ring

There is no such thing as the perfect engagement ring, but there is such a thing as the perfect engagement ring for her. All you need is to put some thought into it, and you’re sure to make the right…

8 Valentine’s Day Engagement Rings

8 Valentine’s Day Engagement Rings

Valentine’s Day Engagement Rings Valentine’s Day is the most popular proposal day of the year; there’s just something extra romantic about proposing on this celebrated day of love and affection. If you’re thinking about proposing this February 14th, we’ve got…

How To Make Your Diamond Engagement Ring Look Bigger

How To Make Your Diamond Engagement Ring Look Bigger

Ring shoppers – pay attention! Whether your fiancée-to-be has been pining after Beyoncé’s mega diamond ring, or she’s more about the proposal than the size of her rock, do yourself a favor and learn a few tips to make your…

How to Take an Awesome Engagement Ring Selfie

How to Take an Awesome Engagement Ring Selfie

Omg! You said YES!!! And we all know that the only thing more exciting than getting engaged is posting an engagement #ringselfie on Instagram for the world to see! But you don’t want to post just any ring shot –…

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Diamonds

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Diamonds

This one is for those among us whose life motto is “diamonds are a girl’s best friend” and who go to sleep counting diamonds instead of sheep. Or for those who are busy preparing for their proposal and want to…

How to Find the Perfect Diamond Shape

How to Find the Perfect Diamond Shape

Diamond Shapes: Which One to Choose? Confused about choosing the right diamond shape? Fear knot (pun intended)! We’re here to provide you with info that will make the luminous stone a mystery no more. DIAMOND SHAPES 101 Here are some…