Steven Kwok

Hey, I'm Steven—co-founder of JewelryTalk, diamond expert, GIA Accredited Jewelry Professional (AJP), IGI-certified pearl grader. I love to share helpful information, knowledge, and relevant stuff with jewelry lovers. And I enjoy every moment when readers smile happily at the jewelry they pick with the help of our blog and community. So If you need any help to choose your jewelry, feel free to drop me a message!
What Is Average Girdle Diameter? Why Is It So Important?

What Is Average Girdle Diameter? Why Is It So Important?

Learn the definition of average girdle diameter, how it connects to other proportions within a diamond and where to find this measurement!
A Complete Guide to Freshwater Pearls: Characteristics & Much More

A Complete Guide to Freshwater Pearls: Characteristics & Much More

What are the characteristics of freshwater pearls? How do they compare to their saltwater counterparts? —All answered in this complete guide.
Buying Saltwater Pearls: Types, Characteristics, Value & More

Buying Saltwater Pearls: Types, Characteristics, Value & More

Is the saltwater pearl the right choice for you? What're the major types and characteristics of these pearls? Find the detailed answers here→
Type I (Ia, Ib) and Type II (IIa, IIb) Diamonds: An Expert Guide

Type I (Ia, Ib) and Type II (IIa, IIb) Diamonds: An Expert Guide

What is diamond type? What's the difference between Type Ia, Ib, IIa and IIb diamonds? How to detect them? Check out this expert guide!
Pearls: The Ultimate Guide | Varieties, Treatments, Carings & More

Pearls: The Ultimate Guide | Varieties, Treatments, Carings & More

There's a lot worth knowing before you purchase your pearl gem. You should not miss this ultimate pearl guide by IGI certified pearl grader→
Black Opals: Everything You Need To Know + Evaluation Guide

Black Opals: Everything You Need To Know + Evaluation Guide

What are black opals, why are they so exceptionally rare?! Study how to evaluate the quality of them and get inspired by black opal…
Buying Men

Buying Men's Diamond Wedding Bands: Design Options & 6 Styles for Inspiration

Men's diamond wedding bands are an ideal way to add pizzazz to your ring. Don't miss the tricks to add a "masculine" touch to…
Saying "I Do!" to a Men’s Wedding Band (Plus 8 Recommended Retailers)

Saying "I Do!" to a Men’s Wedding Band (Plus 8 Recommended Retailers)

Men's wedding bands are a noticeable accessory that speaks to a person's taste and personality. Here's a full guide to start your buying journey.
Buying Men

Buying Men's Rings: 3 Things to Consider (Plus Care Tips)

Men's rings are worn to more than signify one's commitment! There's an endless supply of styles to suit your needs. Get inspiration now→
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