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December 2, 2022

Get Gift Ideas During Find a Jeweler Week!

Looking for some holiday gift inspiration? Follow the American Gem Society’s (AGS) Instagram on December 5–9, 2022 for “Find a Jeweler Week,” a campaign where we share stunning fine jewelry from our AGS jewelers! AGS was created with one mission in mind: to protect you, the consumer. Our members adhere to the highest standards of business practices and ethics so that you can buy with confidence from jewelers you can trust! Every member must go through a peer-reviewed application process and complete an annual recertification exam to ensure that you are buying from jewelers who have the knowledge and skill to help

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Natural vs. Laboratory-Grown Diamonds

If you’re shopping for diamonds, you may have heard about laboratory-grown diamonds. Compared to natural diamonds, there are a few key differences you may want to know about the two. Let’s take a closer look at how they differ and more. The development of laboratory-grown diamonds vs. natural grown A laboratory-grown diamond is exactly as its name states: grown in a lab, in contrast to being formed in the earth, as are natural diamonds. The main difference between laboratory grown and natural diamonds is the process of developing them and the time needed for them to form. Natural diamonds may

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