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