Education DIAMOND EDUCATION Learn the basics about diamonds by reviewing the “Four C’s”. At Lauren B Jewelry, our GIA certified gemologists are on hand to share their knowledge with you and help you gain a better understanding of what makes these rare gems so beautiful JEWELRY BUYING GUIDE Click here to learn more about the different styles and types of earring, ring, bracelet and necklace jewelry with a special eye towards our exclusive collection at Lauren B Jewelry. CARING FOR YOUR JEWELRY Taking care of your gold and diamond jewelry will allow you to get the most pleasure out of your treasured pieces and will make them last a lifetime. PRECIOUS AND SEMI-PRECIOUS GEMSTONES Discover the history and mystique behind these colored gemstones that are so fashionable in the jewelry of today and years past. PEARLS Pearls are different from all other gemstones in that they are produced within a living organism and do not require any cutting or polishing for jewelry creations. This gemstone is believed to have been discovered accidentally by an ancient tribe that was opening oysters in search of food. PRECIOUS METALS Continue here to learn about the different types of precious metals used in fine jewelry making with a special emphasis to our Lauren B Jewelry collection. THE NEW YORK DIAMOND DISTRICT Read about the history of New York City's Diamond District and Lauren B Jewelry's prominent place in this world famous location. DIAMOND CUTS AND SHAPES Learn about the unique characteristics of all the diamond cuts and shapes, as well as how Lauren B Jewelry applies them to their engagement ring and fine jewelry collection. HOW TO SHOP FOR AN ENGAGEMENT RING Click here to view a detailed step by step guide to help you with the purchase of your diamond engagement ring. HALO STYLE ENGAGEMENT RINGS Continue here to learn about the different styles of halo engagement rings designed by Lauren B Jewelry of New York HANDMADE ENGAGEMENT RINGS Learn more about the newly launched Lauren B 'Made by Hand' engagement ring collection.