Let’s Dig Into Gold

July 23, 2016

Gold is a popular and top choice metal of fine jewelry. But it doesn’t take too long for the confusion to set in when presented with a combination of letters and numbers such as “18K” or “24K”. This […]

Alternative To Solitaires

July 10, 2016

Solitaires are amazingly beautiful large single diamonds, usually greater than 0.5 carat. Solitaire diamonds are used to make engagement rings, earrings and necklace jewelry pieces. A sparkling solitaire diamond can wow almost anyone. They are inherently romantic, elegant […]

Can I trust you?

June 2, 2016

  Once in awhile, we run into a very valid question from our potential clients, “Can I trust you?” One obvious reason they are asking the “trust” question is because they’ve been burned before by a jeweler who […]

Get Your Carats Right!

December 20, 2015

To orient us on the topic of Carats, I’d like share a few words by Gregory David Roberts from his novel Shantaram. You will agree, I think, that there is a need to define a common measure of […]

10 Questions to Ask Your Diamond Jeweler

November 19, 2015

1. Tell me more about your diamond quality, namely the 4C’s – cut, carat, clarity and color Most jewelers should be willing and able to educate you on the 4C’s. Gemological Institute of America, also known as GIA, […]

Does investing in gold makes sense?

October 9, 2015

This article was written by Kunal Sampat, Patner at Sampat Jewellers and was published in the India currents October 2015 issue. Read in the magazine here. For many of us, purchasing gold coins during Diwali is considered auspicious. […]

How to choose a Diamond

May 17, 2015

How to Choose a Diamond: 10-Minute GIA Diamond Grading Guide by GIA. This informative video is designed to help you choose a diamond. You will learn: 1. practical tips on how to buy a diamond ring 2. the importance […]