We all want diamond rings…
The origins of diamond rings go back to the Roman Empire.
The Romans valued diamonds as they believed they had supernatural power that could confuse poison, keep you from going insane and made you fearless…. (and they tried to take over the world?)
The Italians believed rings with diamonds kept wives happy.
They were certainly not mistaken.
In the early part of the 20th Century, diamond rings were at one time for the rich and famous.
They were reserved for movie Stars like Marilyn Monroe & Royalty like Princes Diana.
Rings with diamonds especially diamond engagement rings were associated with money and lots of it!
Over the years due to the competition in the market and new sources of diamonds worldwide, these rings are now available to all of us.
For a long time, controlled the world diamond market including most of the wholesale diamonds.
They determined the amount of diamonds in the market at any given time.
To a large extent they till do but new diamond discoveries in Africa, Russia and Australia is changing that.
They have become affordable and due to the internet easily accessible.
Due to the lower costs of online shops i.e. no rent, less workforce and utility bills like power bills, you can get a better deal on a ring with diamonds than shopping on the high street.
For now, diamond prices ranges from a few hundred dollars to thousands of dollars for a ring depending on your budget.
So take heart, you can finally own a ring with real diamonds.
Whatever the occasion be it to make the perfect proposal, to spice up your wedding day, to show commitment to a promise you intend to keep to a loved one or just to look really HOT at those corporate events….there are diamonds rings to suit each and every occasion.
Isn’t it time you got yourself one? Life is short, too short if you ask me….eat it with a very big spoon.