How much does it cost to…
17 May 2020

“I’m considering having Brian Gavin Diamonds custom design an engagement ring for me. I have some diamonds that I’ve accumulated over the years and am wondering how much does it cost to have a ring made from my diamonds? My…

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How do you tell if a…
01 May 2020

(Updated May 1, 2020. Originally Published Dec. 4, 2015) "Please tell me how I can tell whether a ring is 14k white gold. I inherited a bunch of jewelry from my grandmother, I’m pretty sure that the majority of it…

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4 Types of Solitaire Diamond Engagement…
25 Apr 2020

(Updated April 25, 2020. Originally Published February 15, 2014) The term “solitaire engagement ring” is used to describe practically any style of engagement ring which contains only a center stone, with no accent stones of any kind. The six prong…

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Is Hand Sanitizer Safe for Jewelry?
18 Mar 2020

Under normal circumstances, many people want to know what’s the best way to clean your jewelry.  In the event that you’re slathering your hands down with hand sanitizer multiple times per day right now, you’re probably wondering whether or not…

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Flat vs round men's wedding bands…
03 Mar 2020

One of our clients is curious about the differences between Flat vs Comfort fit wedding bands. Here is what she wrote: “My fiancé continues to receive comments on the 1.56 carat, G-color, VS-2 clarity, Brian Gavin Signature round diamond that…

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Can you add diamonds to a…
21 Jun 2019

“I purchased a one-carat Brian Gavin Signature round diamond about a year ago and had it set in Brian Gavin’s six prong tiffany style solitaire, which my girlfriend loves. But recently I’ve noticed that she seems enamored by a three…

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What is the difference between 14k…
03 Mar 2019

“My girlfriend has indicated that she wants a pave set engagement ring without a halo surrounding the center stone, and I think that she will really like the 3 row domed pave setting from Brian Gavin, however it appears to…

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Couples Buying Guide: How to Shop…
24 Feb 2019

TranscriptionToday, we're on to some of the most frequently asked questions on how to shop for an engagement ring as a couple. If you have a question, ask those in the comments as you listen and we'll answer live.1. What…

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Buyer's Guide: Gibeon Meteorite Rings and…
03 Aug 2018

Brian Gavin Diamonds is proud to introduce Gibeon meteorite rings and bands from Chris Ploof Designs. This fine collection of meteorite engagement rings and wedding bands are made exclusively from pieces of Gibeon meteorite found in Namibia.As you can clearly…

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Buyer's Guide: What Engagement Ring Will…
30 Jul 2018

Every single one of us is individual and unique. You might have fingers that are long and slender, short and stubby, long, thin, short, wide, the possible combinations are practically endless. Which is why it’s important to know what style…

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