Natural diamond, synthetic diamond or simulated cubic zirconia are all popular choices but what are the differences and which option should someone choose? In recent years and with advancing technology the jewelry industry has experienced a major shift in the market specifically towards lab created man made diamonds as well as simulated diamonds, aka cubic zirconia as a viable diamond alternative. Although today’s consumer perceives natural diamonds as a valuable investment, many consumers are opting for diamond alternatives due to the ever changing market and economy. Diamond alternatives provide so many choices as well as affordability. Continue reading
The 2016 Summer Olympics are here! In honor of this global event and in support of Team USA, Ziamond Jewelers announces an American Flag Pendant Sweepstakes for the month of August 2016. Show your support for the Team USA at the Olympics in Rio by wearing a USA American Flag Pendant! Simply enter your e-mail address and you will be automatically entered for a chance to win a FREE USA American Flag Inspired Pendant. Our USA American Flag Inspired Pendant is a stunning necklace that features Ziamond’s lab created man made ruby, sapphire and diamond look cubic zirconia set in 14k white gold on a 16 inch fine rope chain, valued at $795.
Entries can be made via social sites like Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. Additionally, you can enter directly on the Ziamond.com website. A winner will be selected no later than September 8, 2016.
Cubic zirconia and gemstone engagement ring sales have increased with the new generation of Millennials. The Millennials realize how the quality and value of synthetic diamonds, simulants like high quality cubic zirconia engagement rings and man made gemstone engagement rings make perfect sense in today’s economy. “Here at Ziamond, we have seen a significant sales increase by Millennial consumers for our cubic zirconia and man made gemstone engagement rings. Ziamond offers the perfect alternative to traditional diamond engagement rings because of the superb quality, value and ethical production of jewelry” says Mr. Scott Cummings, the General Manager at Ziamond.com.
The birthstone for July is the magnificent gemstone we call the Ruby. Many people don’t realize that gem quality rubies are even more expensive than diamonds of equal size. As a special treat for our July sweepstakes, we are giving away a 1.5 carat Round Man Made Ruby Halo Pendant set in 14k yellow gold. It is valued at $395 from our popular Round LaRue pendant series. The center lab created man made ruby is 1.5 carats, with a single halo of pave set high quality Ziamond Russian formula diamond look cubic zirconia. Continue reading