YouTube Video: If Jewelry Commercials Were Honest

It says it all, really. Why use diamond if glass can be made such that an amateur canot distinguish it at all and a professional needs a microscope? Why pay exorbitant prices for rocks laboriously extracted from ground when they can be synthesised at a fracture of those costs?

It also sums up my feelings about using rare and exotic tropical hardwoods for woodwork.


  1. chigau (違う) says

    According to Pffft,
    “Most natural diamonds have ages between 1 billion and 3.5 billion years.”
    That is pretty cool.

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