iTouch World

News and insights from the diamond world.

The Setting

There are so many options to choose from when it comes to Engagement Ring settings. The choices can overwhelm anyone but the idea is to narrow the choices down based on style preferences. The main categories for settings are as follows: Classic Bands - a classic band...

Select Your Diamond

Finding the most beautiful diamond within your budget for the best value can be daunting.  Understanding the 4C's is important.  Let's briefly review them.  (For a deeper understanding of the 4C's, please visit our Education section of our website found here.) Note:...

The Diamond Budget

Purchasing a diamond can be a stressful experience.  The most important item is the diamond budget. Annual Salary -  You don't want to spend every last penny on a diamond for your special someone because you still want to maintain your normal lifestyle The practical...

Sotheby’s set a new world auction record

Sotheby’s set a new world auction record for any diamond or jewel at its spring Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite sale.. The oval, 59.60-carat, internally flawless, fancy vivid pink diamond sold for $71,192,517, which ranks among the most valuable diamonds ever...