This guide has become the standard guide for buyers shopping for diamond rings. Renee Newman, herself, has been recognised frequently as the leading expert on stones and jewellery and her expertise has been used extensively by national bridal magazines and websites, alike. Now expanded and updated to reflect new trends in the diamond and jewellery market, the 'Diamond Ring Buying Guide' offers step-by-step instructions on how to evaluate diamonds and settings. With sections on price comparison, fake stones, synthetic diamonds, proper gem care, and selection of gold and platinum settings, this guide will provide consumers with all the information needed to make an educated purchase. More full-colour photographs and examples of diamond rings showing new cutting styles and diamond clarity are now included.
Renee Newman, GG (GIA), is a gemologist with broad experience in pricing and evaluating gemstones and jewelry.