Purchasing a responsibly sourced jewel for a unique event you get in contact with an ethically responsible diamond dealer in the Antwerp Jewish quarter
Toi-et-moi-ring diamond princess-cut brown 2x1ct.
White rhodium finish Gold 18kt (Also available in other precious metals.) RG0904BRVSG
- 7.03 g
- Polish R
- Diamond quantity:
- Diamond weight:
- Diamond Shape:
- Mixed Shapes
- SI2 - Slightly Included 2
- Very Good
- Very Good
- Natural diamond
- Setting Details:
- 4-prong setting
- Shape Main Stone:
- Modern Classic
- Hand made in our workshop
- Choose & buy:
- Buy what:
- A responsibly sourced jewel
- For a unique event
- At Whom:
- You get in contact with
- An ethically responsible
- Diamond dealer
- In the Antwerp Jewish quarter
SI2 - Slightly Included 2
SI2 diamonds contain noticeable internal characteristics/inclusions which are very easy to observe when examined under 10x magnification.
Tablesize between 52 and 53% or between 63 and 66%, Crown height between 11 and 11.5% or between 16.5 and 18%, Pavilion depth between 41.5 and 42.5% or 45%
Because of the traditional and romantic meaning it has as a symbol of love and connection we only sell natural diamonds. They have a higher value and are exclusive because natural diamonds are formed in the earth under unique conditions and are very rare, which increases their exclusivity and value. Natural diamond forms deep inside the earth as a result of tectonic pressures 100s of kilometers below the earth's surface. They, as a consequence of their growth environment, are varied and unique. Despite being more pure than other natural crystals, they contain many different impurities incorporated from the environment during the long, slow growth process. Natural diamonds also often have a unique and unpredictable brilliance and color. Diamond producers we are working with also do everything they can to mine and process their diamonds in a responsible and ethical manner.
An entourage or halo setting is a jewelers technique in which a central gemstone is surrounded by smaller stones. They light up the whole and accentuate the central stone. That is why they are sometimes called accent stones. This setting is usually used in rings, earrings and pendants, where the central stone is usually the largest and the smaller stones around it are set in the shape of the central gemstone. This can be circular, oval, square, rectangular or any fantasy shape. The gemstones can be of the same kind or can have different colors or origins depending on the taste of the customer and the availability of the gemstones. An entourage setting is often chosen for engagement rings and wedding rings, because it gives an extra dimension to the center diamond or gemstone. It creates a beautiful sparkle and an impressive look to the ring or pendant, making it look even more impressive.
A four-prong setting is a popular technique that uses four prongs or claws to hold the gem in place. A 4-prong setting can be a classic, cathedral, contour, knife, border or trellis setting. The advantage of a 4-claw setting is that it holds the gemstone securely while still allowing maximum light to shine through. Provided that the prongs are thick enough of course. Another advantage is that the setting is relatively simple and therefore appears a bit more minimalist than the settings with six or eight prongs. When choosing a setting method for a jewel, it is important to consider factors such as the size and shape of the gemstone, the style of the jewel, and the jewel's intended use.
The princess cut is the second most popular diamond cut (the brilliant cut being the most popular). This cut, also referred to as a square modified brilliant, is relatively new. Unlike most square or oblong shapes, the facets are brilliant cut. Because of this, princess cut diamonds have more scintillation and fire than traditional step cut stones.
Hand made in our workshop
A jewel in precious metal forged and processed by hand is a unique work of art. No serial work, but a creation with a soul. So choose a jewel made by hand by a workshop in the middle of the Antwerp diamond district and by a goldsmith with years of experience. This way you can obtain the perfect jewel that suits you exactly. And a natural diamond makes it timeless because Diamonds are forever!
This item exudes class and simplicity.
You don't buy sustainable handmade jewelry every day. You can do this with peace of mind from a jeweler with a good reputation. So you are in the right place in our workshop in Antwerp where we will help you to get everything your heart desires.
A responsibly sourced jewel
A piece of jewelry made by hand from gold or platinum is one of the most durable things you can buy. In our workshop we mainly work with recycled precious metals. Our diamonds are also sometimes recut natural gemstones that will retain their eternal value.
For a unique event
Buying a piece of jewelry is often a unique event in itself. Without there being anything special to celebrate, you can also reward yourself with something very authentic and natural. Buying your own fine jewelry – or ‘self-gifting’ – means that you are probably a very independent person that can also take good care of yourself.
You get in contact with
You arrive in Antwerp near the Central Station at the Zoo or at the Vestingsstraat or Hoveniersstraat and you don't know where to go to buy a diamond jewel. That is why it is best to google in advance and inform yourself via reviews on websites such as TripAdvisor or Google Places. Then you will notice that lovers, fiancés, bridal couples and generous givers of beautiful jewels are one for one particularly enthusiastic about our workshop where jewelery is still made by hand. Five star reviews are therefore the usual ratings when it comes to the satisfaction of our customers.
An ethically responsible
Today we realize, you as a consumer and we as a designer, that by buying or trading we can contribute to, or not contribute to, systems or organizations that do not act ethically correctly. The world is of course more complex than how some politicians and journalists want to portray it. We choose to help unite. As a diamond dealer and as a studio active in the multicultural Jewish quarter in Antwerp, we want to make a positive contribution to society. We think that if you want to unite the world, it's best to start at the beginning. That two individuals choose us for the creation of their wedding rings, the symbol for the ultimate promise of loyalty and commitment between two people, is therefore, each time again, a great honor for us.
The choice of a personal diamond can’t be taken for granted. Peter Poussenier, Antwerp diamond merchant en jeweller in the Jewish quarter, ensures the fulfillment of your requirements and the ideal combination of carat, clarity, color and cut. Make your dream a reality and obtain the most beautiful diamond from the biggest diamond market in the world.
In the Antwerp Jewish quarter
Antwerp is known for its diamonds industry and its Orthodox Jews. A few decades ago approximately eighty percent of Antwerp’s Jewish population used to make a living from the diamond industry. Apart from the gatherings in the diamond district and at the synagogue, Jews from Antwerp have lived mostly in different entities. The most recognizable community is that of the Haredi. After New York, London and Jerusalem, Antwerp is home to one of the largest ultra-Orthodox communities in the world.