Diamond Jewelry in DC: Gifting Around April’s Birthstone

Apr 3, 2019

For those born in April, finding the perfect gift can be easy as they have been granted with a popular gemstone, the diamond. Diamond jewelry can be expressive to the recipient because of their emotional connection to their birth month. Diamonds aren’t just reserved for engagement rings, but can be shown off in earrings, necklaces… Read more »

The Science Behind the Sparkle

Jul 31, 2015

It’s a well known fact that a diamond’s sparkle is simply undeniable! While it may come as a shock to some—rough, also known as natural diamonds, look nothing like the perfectly polished centerpieces of engagement rings found in jewelry stores around the country. In fact, natural diamonds are actually rather dull! So what is the cause… Read more »

The Anatomy of a Diamond

Nov 14, 2014

As the oldest established jeweler in our nation’s capital, Charles Schwartz & Son has over 125 years of experience as Washington DC’s source for the finest designer jewelry, estate jewelry and custom creations. Have you ever wondered where diamonds come from, or what the 4 C’s really mean? Our diamond experts here at Charles Schwartz have… Read more »