Oscars 2013 Recap: What they wore.

The Oscars are over… *sniffle* But I’m just not ready to let go yet, so we’ll have one last Oscar night hurrah and bask in the glow of some serious jewelry. The saying is that when you feel great, you “feel like a million bucks” or if you’re some of our stars, a few million. With so many millions of dollars in jewels concentrated in one place you’d think that the Oscars would need to be sponsored by Brinks and the S.W.A.T team, but you never hear the headline “cat burglar strikes Academy Awards. But then again that’s probably because everyone would know immediately that Anne Hathaway was to blame. Catwoman reference anyone?  Continue reading

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The Ultimate Pre-Oscar Pampering

Awards season has come to what is, in my opinion, its climax. The Oscars, no longer known as the Academy Awards, are a feast for a bling lover like myself. It’s like going to a buffet and knowing that after this there will be no more food. Yes… it’s just that serious. Because no awards show can top the Oscars for glitz and glamour, and that goes double for the jewelry. Diamonds and gemstones will be everywhere from glittering cuffs to dazzling drop earrings. And if current trends are followed there will be some stunning gemstone jewels including Pantone color of the year, Emeralds. And an Oscar worthy Emerald is a thing to behold. But after Sunday, it’s all over. Sure, there will still be jewelry, but it’s just not the same. I mean, not even Angelina could pull of wearing these stunners to the grocery store.

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A PSA for the Men

This is a friendly PSA to men everywhere. As of this morning, Valentine’s day is a mere 1 day away. Now, I know many of you see this news as akin to the cancellation of the Super Bowl. “What, I have to think of another thoughtful gift, already?!” But don’t despair, you have a secret weapon up your sleeve, us. Here at Union Diamond, we’ve got your back. With our help you can find that perfect gift without the hassle, heck you may not even have to leave the house. Score! So with your ease and comfort in mind, we have a few gift ideas that would be perfect for your sweetheart. Continue reading

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Grammy Fashion Rewind

The Grammys are Sunday and we’re all really excited about it, because well, you know… there will be fashion, and jewelry, and we’re sure some good drama! So to get ready for the festivities we thought that we’d rewind to last year’s awards and some rather dubious fashion choices. *Cue the rewind music!)

 

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A short hist-ographic of the wedding band!

Ever wonder how that ring came to be on your finger? Well it all started a long, long time ago in Egypt… with some plants. Aren’t you glad to live in the modern age with diamonds and gold. Sure life is stressful and less simple now, but at least you don’t have to worry about a moldy wedding band and dying of the plague! Anywho, back to the story… Continue reading

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