my girl ring blog

My Girl Diamond – A Shimansky Exclusive

Patience, hard work, unwavering commitment and true love. That’s what it takes to build and maintain the perfect relationship- and what it takes to create a Shimansky My Girl Diamond. The world’s first square cut diamond with a diamond-shaped table, the internationally patented My Girl Diamond took Shimansky’s owner and South Africa’s most distinguished diamond… Read More >

Shimansky Services – Because We Care

At Shimansky, our relentless attention to detail –to you, the client and your needs is at the cornerstone of our brand. With an unwavering passion for not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations, we’re driven to ensure every Shimansky experience is as unique and special as the special moment that brought you to us in… Read More >

The Radiant Rose Gold Millennium Ring

Since the production of the first Rose Gold Millennium Diamond Ring, we’ve seen this signature Shimansky original become ever so popular — and for good reason! Referred to as the ‘metal of the moment’, rose gold is both a unique and extremely beautiful pink-hued metal derived from gold (yellow) and copper (red) alloys which illuminates… Read More >

How To Read A Diamond Certificate

During the course of July, we covered each of the 4Cs (cut, colour, clarity and carat weight) of diamonds so that you can get a better understanding of what makes each diamond unique and how diamonds are graded. Now that you are more aware of what to look out for, we’ll take you through exactly… Read More >

4 C’s of Diamond Grading Part 4: Carat Weight

With an understanding of the importance of cut, colour and clarity that make up a diamond’s unique set of characteristics, it’s time to explore the fourth and final C –  Diamond Carat Weight. Rock-Heavy While the size of a diamond has the greatest influence on the price –– the cut, colour and clarity will affect… Read More >