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Fluorescence In Diamonds

Posted by John on Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 10:53 pm

Fluorescence is a characteristic in a diamond that has a likelihood to project a soft colored glow when subjected to ultraviolet light (such as a "black light"). Approximately 3...

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Why Choose Us?

Posted by John on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 at 10:55 pm

Fashion Island Jewelers is a company that is built on three generations of jewelers (more info under About Us ). We have extensive knowledge and resources about diamonds and fine jew...

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Why Do Women Love Jewelry?

Posted by John on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 at 10:57 pm

Buying a piece of jewelry is an emotional purchase. Especially when one is shopping for an engagement ring. Buying diamonds & jewelry have always been one of the most popular trends for couples...

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What's Trending Now?

Posted by John on Monday, April 30th, 2018 at 11:20 pm

You can't go wrong with a cushion cut diamond. It's the perfect solution if you like both round, and princess (square) cut. Speaking of princess, the future Princess Meghan Markle wears a beautiful...

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Tips on Identifying Your Diamond

Posted by John on Monday, April 23rd, 2018 at 10:58 pm

A lot of customers struggle leaving in their jewelry in a store they are not familiar with. They have either had a really bad experience or heard about someone having a bad experience while th...

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Poll Results for "Do men prefer plain or diamond wedding ring?"

Posted by John on Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 11:58 pm

We will be doing fun polls on our social media frequently. To participate follow us on: Instagram @fashionislandjewelers Facebook @Fashion Island Jewelers We also post really cool jewelry cont...

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Understanding Different Types of Inclusions In A Diamond.

Posted by John on Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 at 10:13 pm

Diamonds are very complex and there are lot of factors that determine value. On this blog I'd like to elobrate more on clarity. As most customers wonder which characteristic is a bet...

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Anatomy Of A Ring, Settings Types, Shank Designs

Posted by John on Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 10:12 pm

Understanding the anatomy of a ring is important while discussing your ring with your jeweler. Using the right terminalogy only helps both parties (jeweler & their client) to be on th...

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Can I Trade In My Old Jewelry?

Posted by John on Sunday, March 18th, 2018 at 3:11 pm

Simply YES! We love taking in trades from our customers. There are few different ways you can trade in your jewelry. You can trade it in for cash, trade it in towards another piece of jewelry ...

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How To Pick Out An Engagement Ring Without Her Knowing?

Posted by John on Saturday, March 17th, 2018 at 11:01 am

Getting married can be overwhelming. There are so many things that most of our clients try to sort out while shopping for an engagement ring without giving anything away. Here are a few of the...

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Which Is Better Gold or Platinum?

Posted by John on Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at 12:25 am

We get asked this question often by our customers. Both metals provide pros and cons. We will start off by understanding gold then discuss a little about platinum to help you determine which metal ...

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Understanding Round Cut Diamonds More In Depth

Posted by John on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 at 12:30 am

Round cut diamonds are the most popular shape diamonds sold in the world. Due to mechanics of its shape, it is the most brilliant diamond. Most round brilliant cut diamonds have 58 facets...

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Choosing A Diamond

Posted by John on Monday, February 12th, 2018 at 12:39 am

Are you thinking about taking the next big step and asking your loved one's hand in marriage? Are you lost & confused with all the information you have consumed from multiple different sources?...

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