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Postby QRM » Thu, 16 Apr 2009 6:20 pm

Front block third floor just to the left when you get off the escalator. He does training for all the big Gem handling firms, so if you want to brush up on gemology do the course. I might, look like a bit of a laugh.

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Postby QRM » Thu, 16 Apr 2009 9:11 pm

Beware lots of fake GIA certificates out there

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Thu, 16 Apr 2009 11:46 pm

Say goodbye to our two newbies Shazz & Dentan55. I believe the are the same guy who tried this last year as well. Anyway, sure looks suspicious with both are using the same IP address and both are(were) newbies.

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Postby AdSentio » Thu, 02 Jul 2009 7:56 pm

RULDS wrote:I know you can't 'advertise' so I will select my words carefully. I just moved here from the U.S. and on the side I am a diamond broker. If anyone has any questions on prices on if they are getting ripped off or what a good price is, feel free to PM me.


Is this offer still open RULDS ??

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Postby Nath21 » Thu, 02 Jul 2009 9:12 pm

RULDS wrote:While those prices are good....they still are not the best.

May I ask why a VS2? While, the diamond is a beauty, it is often not the best value for your money, in fact...you may be wasting a lot of money.

If you buy a GIA certified diamond, you will not have any carbon or feathers in the diamond to the naked eye at the SI level (SI1 or SI2). So whether you get a VS2 or an SI2, to the average person you can't tell the difference.

I know this diamond is not a VS2 but an SI2 and smaller, I just pulled this quote for a local lad here in Singapore and I had it handy in an email. You won't find a cheaper price, if so...let me know because I will start buying my diamonds from them instead of the diamond cutters I have. You can bencmark from this (prices in US dollars):

Cts. Color Clarity Polish Sym. Flourescence Cut Cert. Price
.52 E SI2 Good Good Medium VG GIA $1015
.54 F SI2 Good VG None VG GIA $1039
.53 G SI2 VG VG None Ex/Ideal GIA $1050


Just a note there was a big scam last year or thereabout where GIA certificate were forged. Alway ask to get a second valuation.

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Postby AdSentio » Thu, 02 Jul 2009 10:06 pm

Nath21 wrote:Just a note there was a big scam last year or thereabout where GIA certificate were forged. Alway ask to get a second valuation.


thanks for the heads-up...

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Postby whim » Wed, 08 Jul 2009 2:49 pm

Can I ask a 'dumb' question?

If the diamond is enhanced, aka man-made or Russian or etc, will there be a GIA certificate? Does the GIA certificate mean that it is a 'true' diamond? Does it also mean that it does not come from dubious areas e.g. Sierra Leone where blood diamonds are common?

Thanks.

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Postby idunn0e » Mon, 31 Aug 2009 1:50 am

hmmm has anyone looked at diamond jewellery from Just Diamonds? I think it's freom Dfred or dunno how it's spelled. They have this perfect match rings. My fren wore it to work last week. It looks like 1 whole big piece, but it's actually many small pieces of diamonds put together. Hers costs around $9k (can't really rmb...). But it looks really nice and much more affordable!

I wonder you all know of other cheaper but authentic diamond jewellery outside? I hope to get one nice one too, but budget constraint...

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Postby angelhope » Wed, 16 Sep 2009 2:48 pm

My mum actually got something (actually afew somethings ^^ )from Just Diamonds , one ring and one pendant , both from their perfect match series.

She really loves them alot, my mum's a diamond person ^^ I think Just Diamonds do have very very good quality , but pricing wise, not bad. My two cent's worth.

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Postby lleitmotif-net » Tue, 13 Oct 2009 10:52 am

alot of guys get

Proposal Ring Singapore: Destinee (from Lee Hwa Jewellery)

i plan to get ring myself and i scouted post and forums eg. hardwarezone
if like 6 out of 10 guys are getting from Lee Hwa, you cant go wrong.
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Postby idunn0e » Tue, 13 Oct 2009 1:16 pm

oooh... so what are you actually looking out for? and what's your budget?

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Postby ulyseed » Fri, 16 Oct 2009 9:19 am

i have did some research and there seems to be many people buying from this place Vivo Diamonds at Far East Shopping Centre. Are they reliable?

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Postby idunn0e » Fri, 16 Oct 2009 10:30 pm

The webpage sure looks super stunning and nice (= But i've not been there to see it for myself before. Any idea what's the price range?

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Postby aster » Wed, 27 Jan 2010 6:10 pm

Don't buy diamonds people, this is probably the worst industry to put money in.


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