Diamond engagement rings, passion and intrigue are inseparable. Why else would a reasonable man give his lover a $5,000, 10,000 or $25,000 diamond engagement ring? The answer is simple - Men give diamond engagement rings to women that awaken their PASSION. Not only are men and women passionate about diamonds, the diamonds themselves have been known to awaken a romantic passion since ancient times.
Diamond Engagement Rings – Cullinan Diamond
Most people purchase a diamond engagement ring that holds a one carat diamond, perhaps two carat diamond, three, four? The "Cullinan Diamond", found in South Africa, was the largest rough diamond ever found, it weighed 3,106 carats. Imagine trying to fit that diamond in her diamond engagement ring. The Cullinan Diamond is on display at the Tower of London and is part of the British crown jewels.
Diamond Engagement Rings –Diamond Origins
The Greek word for diamond - "adamas" - means "unconquerable" and says it all. Since their discovery, diamonds have been passionately sought , fought over, worshipped, traded, stolen, hoarded and used to cast spells in every culture. Given it’s history, you would think the diamond is the most complex of stones. Instead, the simplest ! For all it’s fiery beauty, a diamond is just pure carbon and first cousin to a pencil!
Love Tokens - Diamond Engagement Rings
Love tokens have been around since Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. Diamond engagement rings are ideal love tokens because her diamond will look the same way in 50 or 500 years at it does right today in her diamond engagement ring. While a love token may almost anything – book, picture, charm, etc. nothing compares to a diamond engagement ring to capture the heart and imagination of your lover’s soul.
Diamond Symbolism - Diamond Engagement Rings
In ancient times, the diamond was believed to make its wearers courageous and victorious over their enemies. For all their power, , diamonds were also considered as symbols of modesty and of innocence. When set in gold and worn on the left side, it held the power to drive away nightmares and soothe savage beasts.
Diamonds, Dazzle & Hollywood - Diamond Engagement Rings
Diamond Engagement Rings are often designed, cast and sold in the same romantic locations as famous movies. Locations such as Hollywood, New York City, London, Los Angeles, Paris, etc. have been the scenes of many famous moving featuring stunning diamond engagement rings and jewelry. The famous designers, movie stars, millionaires and thieves that have bought, sold, stolen and given their women diamonds for one reason – the passion & intrigue of true love.