Sell Diamond Jewelry
Diamonds are some of the most beautiful and valuable gemstones in the world. If you have decided you want sell your diamond jewelry for cash, below are a few things you can do before trying to sell diamond jewelry to ensure you get the best price possible for your prized pieces.
Make it Sparkle
Before you start showing your diamond to prospective buyers take the time to clean it. It only takes a few minutes and first impressions matter. Brand name jewelry cleaners are great options. Soaking it in warm water and mild dish soap and gently scrubbing with a toothbrush works well too.
Know the Four C’s
Carat, color, clarity and cut are the four C’s that establish a diamond’s value. If you aren’t familiar with them, do some research before trying to sell diamond jewelry. The better educated you are, the more you will likely get a fair price for your jewelry. If the diamond is GIA certified, its quality has already been determined, and it should be pretty straightforward to get a true understanding of the value.
If you are unhappy with a price you receive, two options are to try and negotiate or walk away and take your diamond elsewhere. However, it is important to be realistic, and if every jeweler is giving you roughly the same price, you might want to consider resetting your expectations.
When you want to sell diamond jewelry, keep these three tips in mind to help get the best possible price. Call (480) 949-9299 today to receive a professional appraisal of your jewelry from a GIA gemologist at Ralph Mueller & Associates.