1,000 ct. diamond is a fake, why man-made diamonds are a paradigm shift, and other stories on the industry’s radar this week.
– 1,000 ct. diamond found in Sierra Leone is a fake.
– Chinese authorities have to be convinced diamonds aren’t a “luxury.”
– New De Beers application process to recognize stronger-performing companies.
– Media Watch: The Washington Post on the history of “A Diamond Is Forever.” Marketwatch on finding conflict-free diamonds. The Huffington Post has an engagement ring infographic. GQ on how to buy an engagement ring.