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A Little Bulge Is Beneficial

In my previous post I discussed how the pavilion of a diamond can affect its beauty. Today I want to talk about how pavilion can affect the beauty of a colored stone. As I mentioned, fire and brilliance are the … Continue reading

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Repairing an 850 Carat Imperial Topaz

Because November is topaz month, I thought this would be a fun project to share with you. I’ve prepared the video below showing the step-by-step process of repairing a chipped table facet on a large 850 carat Imperial Topaz. My … Continue reading

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