Tag Archives: Diamond

Fat Tuesday!

Happy Mardi Gras, bling lovers. I hope you’ve taken time today to gorge yourself on King Cake, pazcki’s, ettoufe, and shrimp tacos! Whether you’re prepping for Lent, you’re nostalgic for your college trips to Bourbon Street, or you’re just really taking advantage of this #cheatday, anyone can find a good excuse to celebrate Fat Tuesday. Naturally, I’m celebrating with a face full of carbs that I already regret and all of my favorite green, purple, and gold jewelry. There’s nothing like beads when you’re 21 (or “21”) but for the post-grad crowd it’s time to upgrade your Mardi Gras finery. Read More →

Engagement Ring Eye Candy: Rose Gold Engagement Rings

Rose gold is one of my all time favorite metals. I prefer it to yellow gold when it’s worn solo or when it’s used in a two-tone piece. I am so thrilled that what could’ve been a passing trend stuck around. Its staying power, now at just over 5 years since it burst back onto the scene, means it’s readily available for the most permanent jewelry pieces of all: bridal. Rose gold engagement rings and rose gold wedding bands are gorgeous and coveted by both brides and grooms alike. There’s just something about a rose gold setting that can make Read More →

Cartier Love for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is quickly closing in, and for sweethearts everywhere it means compiling your wish list and hinting away to your significant other. Maybe this is the year you’re getting that shiny engagement ring. Maybe you’re headed for a hot air balloon. Maybe you’re ready for a nice dinner out, but if you’re anything like a vast swatch of the population here in Boca Raton, there’s only one thing that matters: Love. Cartier Love, that is. Preferably of the Cartier Love bangle persuasion, though you won’t complain about a ring, pendant, or other Love accessory (likely to pair with your Read More →

The Most Expensive Gemstones

It’s no surprise that diamonds are the most expensive gemstone, but you may be surprised by some of the fancy colored varieties that command top dollar per carat in the gemstone market. With fancy colored diamonds making headlines at every important gem and jewelry auction, they’re hotter than ever. It also may surprise you to learn that some of the gems you’ve always known about command major prices too. All of these stones are gorgeous, some are rarer than any you’ve heard of, but they’re all top dollar. Related articles Top Ten Misconceptions about Diamonds We Like Big Diamonds and Read More →

Join Raymond Lee Jewelers for a Verragio Trunk Show!

Are you in the market for an engagement ring? Do you want to be? Do you have a feeling your girlfriend or wife is going to gently guide you to the market regardless of your position on the subject? Great! Then you must join Raymond Lee Jewelers for our first ever Verragio Trunk Show on Saturday January 24th, from 10am-5pm in our Boca Raton showroom. While the store started carrying Verragio earlier this year (you’ll note my obsession on Instagram) we’ve pretty much just dedicated ourselves to filling the settings with as many diamonds as possible. And it’s not hard, customers visit Read More →