Will Moissanite Last Forever? | Frugal Family Heirloom Rings

Will Moissanite Last Forever? | Frugal Family Heirloom Rings

Is it possible to get a ring that will last for generations without taking on debt to buy a diamond? In this post, we’ll talk about buying a ring that will stand as a symbol of your love long after you’re gone—something you can pass on to future generations. Will...

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Why Does Moissanite Look Yellow? | Finding Colorless Stones

Why Does Moissanite Look Yellow? | Finding Colorless Stones

If you’re concerned about getting a Moissanite ring that has a yellowish tint to it, you want to find ways to make a Moissanite that you already own to look more colorless, or you’re worried that your stone might yellow over time, keep reading, because we’ll address...

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Moissanite is Cheaper Than Diamond – 6 Key Reasons Why

Moissanite is Cheaper Than Diamond – 6 Key Reasons Why

If you like the look of diamonds, but need something less expensive, Moissanite might be the perfect fit! How much cheaper is moissanite than diamond? A one-carat diamond with reasonable cut, color, and clarity will typically sell for $4,000 to $5,000 or more. A...

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Moissanite Inclusions | Impact on Look, Cost, & Durability

Moissanite Inclusions | Impact on Look, Cost, & Durability

The clarity of stones can help or hurt their value. Clarity involves the quantity, size, color, and position of any inclusions that are in the stone. But what about Moissanite? Does Moissanite have inclusions? Like diamond, and nearly all other gems, Moissanite often...

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Can Moissanite Scratch, Break, Chip, or Crack? | Durability

Can Moissanite Scratch, Break, Chip, or Crack? | Durability

No one likes to lose money. When something you spent a bunch of money on breaks, it makes you sick to your stomach. That’s especially true of your Engagement rings and wedding ring because of the added sentimental value. So, you may be wondering... Can Moissanite...

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Is Moissanite Good for an Engagement Ring? | 8 Useful Facts

Is Moissanite Good for an Engagement Ring? | 8 Useful Facts

Moissanite has become a really popular choice for engagement rings and wedding rings over the past few years. Awareness is spreading quickly! But you want your rings to be perfect, so ... Is Moissanite good for an Engagement Ring? Moissanite is an excellent engagement...

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Hi, I’m Dave Greene. Twenty years ago, I was completely lost as I shopped for an engagement ring and tried not to look too clueless. I was a broke college student that knew nothing about gold or diamonds. I also didn’t know I had much less expensive alternatives. This blog exists to help you discover frugal ring options that don’t feel like sacrifices.