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Rare Canary Asscher Cut Diamond On Display

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16 Carat Asscher Cut Canary Diamond

A rare 16 carat yellow canary Asscher Cut diamond will be on display in Edmonton, Canada by Birks Jewelers.  The company reported the stone to be a stunning 16.01 carat fancy intense canary yellow diamond that is set in a platinum ring setting with additional pave set diamonds.  This recently discovered diamond is said to be conflict free and ethically sourced. 

The Asscher Cut was originally invented in the early 20th century by the Asscher Brothers of Holland.  The Asscher brothers are known for their many diamonds cut for royalty, including the Crown Jewels of Great Britain.  The Asscher Cut gained recent popularity as featured on the hit television show Sex and the City.
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Asscher Cut Cubic Zirconia Loose Stone By Ziamond
Ziamond Cubic Zirconia Jewelers offers an Asscher Cutinspired version in the world’s finest lab created diamond simulant.  All Ziamond cubic zirconia jewelry is made from the finest hand cut and hand polished original Russian formula cubic zirconia set in solid 14k gold, 18k gold or platinum mountings.
Additionally, Ziamond Asscher Cut cubic zirconia is available for purchase as a loose stone or in any of the other up to date designs and styles offered on our storefront.  The option for fancy yellow colored cubic zirconia is available in any of our products. Visit Ziamond today.

Cushion Cut Engagement Ring For Miley Cyrus


Ziamond would like to congratulate Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth on their engagement!  Australian actor Liam Hemsworth, of The Hunger Games, proposed to Miley on May 31st and presented her with a custom made 3.5 carat cushion cut square engagement ring by Celebrity Jeweler, Neil Lane.  The cushion cut center is mounted 18k yellow gold with additional pave set rounds that enhance its antique styling for a sparkling effect! 
Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus
Remember that Ziamond Cubic Zirconia Jewelers offers the highest quality of cubic zirconia jewelry and loose  available including the gorgeous cushion cut, in a variety of carat sizes.  We feature the finest hand cut and hand polished, Russian formula cubic zirconia in all the sought after shapes and carat sizes.  All Ziamond rings are set in the same mountings used to set fine diamond jewelry and are available in 14k gold, 18k gold, or platinum. As manufactures and designers we very much appreciate great design and craftsmanship, and Miley’s ring is certainly amazing.  
Browse through our engagement ring selection for the perfect proposal!  Ziamond also offers custom design services where our designers will create the ring of your dreams!  Contact us at info@ziamond.com or call us directly at 1-866-942-6663, option 1.

Diamond Prices Increased in 2011

Ziamond Cubic Zirconia Loose Stones Save You Thousands
An industry report revealed that many sizes of polished diamonds displayed a sharp price increase in 2011.

The average price of a polished 1 ct. diamond rose 19 percent over 2011, while prices of 0.50 ct. diamonds increased 20 percent, 2 ct. diamonds jumped 15 percent and 3 carat diamonds went up 18 percent. This report lends additional thought to make Ziamond cubic zirconia stones and jewelry as a serious and viable option to spending a lot of money on mined diamonds and natural diamond jewelry. Ziamond cubic zirconia stones and jewelry remain top quality options for consumers while saving them a lot of hard earned money.

Fancy Vivid Yellow Pear Shaped Diamond 110 Carats, Called The Sun Drop


The largest known pear-shaped fancy vivid yellow canary diamond was on display at London’s Natural History Museum.  Discovered in Africa in 2010, the stone was cut and polished in New York by Cora International, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of exceptional diamonds.  The breathtaking 110.3 carat VVS1 yellow canary diamond is expected to bring in $11 million to $15 million when auctioned at Sotheby’s Geneva in November, 2011.

The Ziamond connection here is that Ziamond Cubic Zirconia CZ Jewelers feature exquisite alternatives to natural mined yellow diamonds with the finest hand cut and hand polished cubic zirconia available.  The Ziamond Couture Collection features some exquisite examples, such as the Ziamond Perrazza Ring with a stunning 9 carat yellow canary cubic zirconia pear shaped center or the Ziamond Avellina Ring with an extravagant 12 carat canary yellow cubic zirconia emerald radiant cut center and the Ziamond Chateau Solitaire with a gorgeous 15 carat fancy vivid yellow canary cz oval center.  All items offered by Ziamond can be made with canary, ruby, emerald or sapphire colored stones.  Ziamond is recognized as top quality Master Jewelers and can create or reproduce the design of your dreams in 14k gold, 18k gold or platinum.  Ziamond Cubic Zirconia CZ Jewelers can and will surpass your expectations.

Christie’s Auctioning 56-carat, D-flawless Heart Diamond. Ziamond Will Cut Your Own Cubic Zirconia Version


Geneva— On May 18 at its “Magnificent Jewels” auction in Geneva, Christie’s is auctioning off a 56 carat heart shaped diamond that is internally flawless with a perfect D color. Estimates have the diamond selling for between $9 million and $12 million.

According to Christie’s, cutting a perfectly symmetrical heart while ensuring brilliance and maintaining weight is something only the world’s most skilled diamond cutters are able to do. The auction house estimates that less a handful of 50-carat plus heart-shaped diamonds have appeared at auction in the past 20 years.

Be assured that Ziamond can provide you with the perfect heart shaped diamond simulant with a Ziamond Cubic Zirconia that would also be comparable to D in color and flawless in clarity with perfect proportions and brilliance. Simply head over to Ziamond’s Cubic Zirconia Loose Stone Collection by clicking here and you can actually choose the shape and size of your choice. Ziamond also offers custom stone cutting options as well, especially if you are trying to replicate an exact diamond.