Black diamonds: Earth's toughest mystic jewel from outer space
January is National Black Diamond Month
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We all know a few things about diamonds, like how they twinkle on an engagement ring, how they're a girl's best friend, and how they're usually crisp and colorless. But what do you know about black diamonds?
Beyond the fact that they do, in fact, exist, there are so many marvels in the history of the black diamond, from its struggle to popularity in the jewelry world, and its believed extraterrestrial origins. It's one of the rarest diamonds in the world, and the toughest, and it somehow carries both curses and luck, as well as a record-breaking price tag.
Curious to know more? Click through to read some dazzling facts about this precious gemstone.
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