Birthstone for April - Diamond
Diamonds are referred to as the “king of gems”. Unique in its powers of light reflection and the hardest natural substance known. Composed of pure carbon, the foundational element of life, it is crystallized deep in the earth’s mantle under intense heat and pressure.The Diamond, in its rarity and beauty, is a symbol of purity and innocence, of love and fidelity, and embraces strength of character, ethics, and faithfulness to oneself and others.
Cubic zirconia is the most common man-made diamond alternative. It is very affordable and readily available in the jewellery industry. With dramatic developments in technology and cutting techniques, there are high grade, fine cubic zirconia stones which are extremely difficult to distinguish from a natural diamond.