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How Important is Diamond Clarity?

How Important is Diamond Clarity?

Diamonds are formed deep within the Earth’s depths, under intense pressure and heat. Due to the intensity of the formation process, every diamond has “birthmarks,” which are small imperfections inside (inclusions) and outside (blemishes) of the diamond. Clarity, in...

2020 Engagement Ring Trends

2020 Engagement Ring Trends

You’ve found the person you want to spend the rest of your life with, and now you want to take the next step and propose. Engagement ring shopping is a very exciting process. Below, we give you a few 2020 engagement ring trends to help choose the perfect ring for your...

All You Need to Know About Diamond Colour

All You Need to Know About Diamond Colour

All You Need to Know About Diamond Colour  If you are in the market for an engagement ring, then you’ll need to know some information about diamond colour in order to make the best decision for you and your partner. Equipped with an understanding of diamond colour,...

Engagement Ring Shopping Tips to Help You Find the Perfect Ring

Engagement Ring Shopping Tips to Help You Find the Perfect Ring

You have found your other half and have decided that you would like to take your relationship to the next step by proposing. You may have already started browsing for engagement rings with your partner, or you are planning to make it the ultimate surprise. Either way,...

Diamond Jewellery Holiday Gift Buying Guide 2019

Diamond Jewellery Holiday Gift Buying Guide 2019

Jewellery is a timeless gift that your loved one will always cherish. Diamonds are the perfect gift for the holidays for many reasons; they twinkle and have the festive feeling that everyone loves during the holiday season. There is no better surprise than when your...

Princess Cut Vs. Cushion Cut: How To Decide?

Princess Cut Vs. Cushion Cut: How To Decide?

When you are creating your engagement ring, one of the first things you need to do is choose the shape of your centre diamond. Every diamond has its own unique characteristics to fit the varying preferences of our clients. Cushion and princess cut diamonds, while...

The 5th C In Diamonds

The 5th C In Diamonds

Hearing about the four C’s goes hand in hand with shopping for diamonds. Asking about the cut, colour, clarity and carat of a stone is commonplace among the jewellery world, but did you know that there’s a 5th C in the mix? Probably not, which is why we’re...

Buying A Diamond? Here Is What You Need To Know!

Buying A Diamond? Here Is What You Need To Know!

When shopping for jewellery, particularly something that’s adorned with diamonds or other high-quality gems, there’s a lot you need to consider before making a purchase. To guarantee that you’re getting your money’s worth, here are five things you should...

A glance at the most famous diamond engagement rings

A glance at the most famous diamond engagement rings

Diamond engagement rings are the most beautiful, yet pricey, pieces of jewellery. Needless to say, celebrities will always manage to out-do us at these lavish fronts. The buzz around a shiny bling on the fingers of our beloved stars lasts for years. And why shouldn’t...

The most ideal wedding venues in Toronto

The most ideal wedding venues in Toronto

Venues are the most extravagant part of your wedding. The moment you and your partner say “Yes” you will both begin searching for the perfect spot to host your big day. Luckily, Toronto is a massive hub of all types of venues that are bound to suffice your...

Great proposal ideas that are bound to make your partner say “yes”!

Great proposal ideas that are bound to make your partner say “yes”!

A fantastic marriage proposal that will sweep your partner off of their feet can be challenging to plan. You want it to be magnificent yet original, overwhelmingly happy yet emotional. Ultimately, you want your partner to enjoy every moment of it and say “yes.” We...

4 Misconceptions about buying an engagement ring

4 Misconceptions about buying an engagement ring

Popping the question entails more than simply asking your loved one to be your lifelong partner. It consists of picking a ring that will perfectly reflect your devotion towards them All your friends and family members will excitedly give you their piece of advice...

7 Ways To Reset An Old Diamond Ring For A New Look

7 Ways To Reset An Old Diamond Ring For A New Look

Are you about to reach a major milestone in your marriage and looking for a unique way to celebrate it? Think about customizing your diamond engagement ring to reset how it looks! There are many reasons why people upgrade their engagement rings, including having more...

What Is The “Kimberly Process”

What Is The “Kimberly Process”

Diamond jewellery represents classic beauty. The radiant stones are the perfect complement to any ensemble and are, of course, the gem of choice for marriage proposals. Diamonds are enticing and valuable, which has unfortunately led to conflict for those involved in...

The Origins Of Valentine’s Day

The Origins Of Valentine’s Day

The Origins of Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. It’s a time of love, celebration, and gift-giving, but it didn’t start that way. Diamonds for Less has done its homework (we are Valentine’s experts after all) and we’d like to share with you...

The Seven Best Diamond Shapes For Any Engagement Ring

The Seven Best Diamond Shapes For Any Engagement Ring

The diamond is an integral part of an engagement ring. It is the aspect that makes the ring look appealing and stand out. This is the main reason why the diamond has always been a popular choice of gemstone for an engagement ring. The shapes of the diamond have...

Why Is The Diamond So Desirable?

Why Is The Diamond So Desirable?

The diamond has long been recognized as the hardest substance on earth, and they are highly valued and treasured in most cultures and countries across the globe. Whenever we see someone displaying their diamond necklace or engagement ring, it is clear why diamonds...

The Evolution of Diamond Engagement Ring Trends

The Evolution of Diamond Engagement Ring Trends

Diamonds for Less has created an interactive timeline that shows you the trends of diamond engagement rings throughout the years. In the timeline, you will learn the rich historical journey of engagement rings, from the ancient Egyptian era to how some celebrities...

Mother’s Day Gift Idea

Mother’s Day Gift Idea

While we should celebrate and cherish our mothers every day, once a year we should show them a little extra appreciation. Our Mother’s gave us the greatest gift, one that cannot be topped- the gift of life. However, we are sure a little sparkle wouldn’t hurt! Here is...

You Have Voted Diamonds For Less The #1 Jeweller!

You Have Voted Diamonds For Less The #1 Jeweller!

Thank you, Toronto! Your Voices have been heard! You have voted Diamonds For Less the #1 Jeweller. We are thrilled to announce that this year we have received the “Top Choice Award”, YOU, our loyal clients and fans have awarded us the “Top Jeweller in Toronto”. Here...

Understanding A Diamond Grading Report

Understanding A Diamond Grading Report

Beautiful, Brilliant and Rare. Diamonds are the most desired gems on Earth. Each one is unique in its own way and no two diamonds are identical. Diamonds are valued based on their qualities referred to as the 4 C’s: Carat, Clarity, Color, and Cut. Some of you might...

Custom Mother’s Day Jewellery Ideas

Custom Mother’s Day Jewellery Ideas

When shopping for Mother’s Day, there is certainly no lack of gift choices on the market. As one of the top gift-giving days of the year, many of us wonder what type of gift will best express our love and gratitude to our very special moms, aunts, grandmothers, and...

Diamond Buying Dos & Don’ts

Diamond Buying Dos & Don’ts

It gives us great pleasure to welcome you to the Diamonds For Less Blog. What another subject could we have written about in our first blog post but Diamond Buying Dos & Don’ts. Being the diamond experts that we are, with over a 100 years of combined experience...

Pre-Certified Diamonds

Pre-Certified Diamonds

What is a pre-certified diamond? Why is it so crucial for your diamond to be pre-certified? Is there a difference between certain certificates? These are some of the questions and concerns that we would like to shed some light on. On our first post, one of the do’s...

Popping the Question

Popping the Question

According to dictionary.com… pro·pos·al /prəˈpoʊ zəl [pruh-poh-zuh l] noun 1. the act of offering or suggesting something for acceptance, adoption, or performance. 2. a plan or scheme proposed. 3. an offer or suggestion of marriage. At Diamonds For Less, we don’t...