Buyers Guides

A Practical Guide to Picking the Perfect Engagement Ring

A Practical Guide to Picking the Perfect Engagement Ring

So you’ve found the one you want to spend your life with. Congratulations! If, like many who are planning the perfect proposal, you find yourself ready to find an engagement ring (and not sure of where to start), Diamond Castle Jewelers of Novi, MI is here to help! We understand that picking the perfect engagement ring can feel overwhelming. This…

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March Birthstone: Aquamarine

March Birthstone: Aquamarine

Happy Birthday, March! The March birthstone is the aquamarine stone. The name for aquamarine comes from the Roman word “aqua” (meaning “water”) and “mare” (meaning “sea”). If you can picture the stunning blue waters of the Mediterranean, you can see how the aquamarine got its name, as this gorgeous blue gem does, indeed, resemble seawater! The aquamarine is a member…

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February Birthstone: Amethyst

February Birthstone: Amethyst

Happy Birthday, February! The February birthstone is the amethyst. The word comes from the Greek “amethystos”, meaning sober. In ancient Greece, the amethyst was associated with the god of wine. It is a member of the quartz family, and occurs naturally as crystals within rocks. Amethyst is found all around the world in places like Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Madagascar,…

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January Birthstone: Garnet

January Birthstone: Garnet

Happy Birthday, January! The January birthstone is the garnet. The word “garnet” comes from the Latin word “granatus”, meaning grain or seed. The gemstone was given this name because of its resemblance to the pomegranate seed. Garnets were first mined in Sri Lanka more than 2,500 years ago! Today, the garnet is also found in Africa, Australia, India, Russia, South…

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Finding Your Perfect Watch

Finding Your Perfect Watch

There are so many watch looks and styles to choose from – from watches that evoke military style to watches that are designed to stand up to deep-water diving, from metallic finishes to leather. It can feel overwhelming – especially since, for many people, a high-quality watch is an investment, and you want a style that you’ll love for years…

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Great Gifts for Guys

Great Gifts for Guys

We know he can be hard to shop for, and you want to get him something that shows just how much you care. … Don’t worry, our team at Diamond Castle Jewelers is here to help you find the perfect gift for the guys on your list! Here are some classic “guy gifts” that we see people buying this season:…

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