The Origin Story of American Diamond Jewellery

A diamond is represented as the most valued and treasured gemstone. With more and more trendy American Diamond jewellery designs at Ornate Jewels, we wanted to take you on the journey of these diamonds and their origin.

How does it come into existence:

 Cubic zirconia or American diamonds are produced by a manufacturing process, as contrasted with natural diamonds created by geological processes and extracted by mining.

If you are new to the jewellery world, it may be difficult for you to differentiate between diamonds and cubic zirconia. To take you from novice to pro, cubic zirconia refers to the synthetic gemstone designed in a likeness of a diamond and hence Cubic zirconia is manmade.

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Way back in 1797, it was discovered that diamond was pure carbon, many attempts were made to convert various cheap forms of carbon into diamond.

The earliest successes were reported by James Ballantyne Hannay in 1879 and Ferdinand Frédéric Henri Moissan in 1893. They heated charcoal upto 3500 °C with iron inside carbon crucible in a furnace . After heating process the molten iron was submerged in water to rapidly cool and contract , this was infered that the high pressure transforms graphite into diamond 

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 The reason American diamonds are one of the most famous stones in today’s world is because of their earth-friendly properties and low price. You can get a diamond look at a very affordable price and that’s what millennials look for.

If you’re in the market for an alluring diamond looking stone, American diamond is the stone and Ornate Jewels is the place to buy from due to our exclusive offers and deals.

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