For the last few years, I have custom made quite a few diamond engagement rings for locals, tourists and expats in Bangkok and most often the first question I am asked is 'How should I choose a diamond ring?'. A perfectly relevant question it is, coming from someone who has no knowledge or experience in buying … Continue reading How would I choose a diamond ring? – GIA Graduate Gemologist Opinion
Buying a diamond today has never been easier. There are now multiple websites providing free access to diamond inventory search lists, actual GIA (or other certificate) copies for each choice and beautiful finished ring images. Therefore, you can now just search and browse your ring choice and then buy with a simple click of a … Continue reading How to buy a diamond online in Bangkok or anywhere else?
In our last post Where and how to buy diamonds in Bangkok, Thailand?, a list of recommendation was provided in how one should go about purchasing a diamond and also "facts" which I personally thought are reasons why a person should NOT buy diamonds in Thailand. However, in this post I am going retract my … Continue reading A Real Case Example of How to Buy a Diamond in Bangkok
ภาษาไทย First, let us get the facts straight - Is it much cheaper to buy a diamond in Bangkok or Thailand compare to anywhere else in the world? Simple answer is NO! Thailand DOES NOT source any diamonds, IS NOT major cutting center for diamonds and IS NOT a major trading hub for selling diamonds, … Continue reading Where and how to buy diamonds in Bangkok, Thailand?