Why is diamond certification important?

May 19, 2020 Custom Design, Education
Passion8 Diamond Certification and Authenticity Card

Diamonds are popularly gifted as declarations of love, promises of a future together and as signs of appreciation. They are also often bought by individuals simply for their beauty and implications as social status symbols. However, there isn’t much worse than paying top dollar for a stone that isn’t top quality. When shopping for diamond jewellery, it’s important to understand diamond certifications.  What is a diamond certification? Diamond certifications are produced by diamond labs in order to grade a stone’sRead More

What makes a diamond sparkle?

April 16, 2020 Uncategorized

There’s nothing quite like a diamond: everything from its vibrant clear aesthetic to its strength and durability. But what truly defines diamonds as the most desired gem is undoubtedly its sparkle: the way a diamond works with light to create a shine that captures our attention and our hearts. So, what makes a diamond sparkle?  A diamond isn’t naturally shiny as it is extracted from the earth. At that stage, it’s simply a translucent rock. In fact, that burst ofRead More

Integrating smaller diamonds into a ring

March 18, 2020 Uncategorized
Stella - One of Passion8 Diamonds Limited Edition Rings.

Diamonds are classic. Although they have been around for thousands of years, their timeless look and durability have made them one of the most sought-after stones, even today. They adorn all types of jewellery, from bracelets and pendants to earrings and brooches, and most notably, engagement rings. These ever-popular stones have been the favoured choice for engagement rings not only for their elegance and beauty but for their ability to be customised. You can find diamonds in almost any colour,Read More

Top 10 Leap Year Proposal Tips

February 13, 2020 Uncategorized
Propose with Passion8 Diamonds

As another leap year approaches, women all over the world are planning to pop the big question to their partners. Such is the tradition of leap year proposals: when every four years on February 29, women are encouraged to stop waiting and start proposing to their partners. This unique day is guided by a legend dating back to 5th century Ireland, when St Brigid challenged St Patrick about the duration women were waiting to receive marriage proposals from their boyfriends.Read More

Why diamonds are a great Valentine’s surprise

February 1, 2020 Uncategorized
Valentines Day with Passion8 Diamonds

Every February when Valentine’s Day rolls around, we attempt to show our loved ones just how much we love them by treating them to a day of romance, surprises and presents. As a representative of Woolworth’s told news.com.au, the store can sell more than 90,000 rose stems on Valentine’s Day, as well as 900,000 boxes of chocolates. However, many people opt for something a little more long-lasting to profess their love: a diamond. Here are 3 reasons why you shouldRead More

A guide on how and when to clean your engagement ring

July 31, 2019 Uncategorized

Your engagement ring is among of your most precious possessions, so of course you want to keep it clean. Here are some important tips.


May 1, 2019 General Jewellery

Engagement rings and proposal ideas don’t have to be separate thought processes when it comes to planning how to ask your partner to marry you. Instead, here are some ways to make the two work together when asking that most important question. Matching your marriage proposal to your partner While marriage may be about the partnership, finding the right way to ask your significant other to marry you is a chance to show how much you care about them, andRead More


April 9, 2019 Education

PASSION8 Diamonds are one of Australia’s leading Diamond brands who provide you with an unparalleled, quality, beautiful Diamond. PASSION8 Diamonds are only available at independent Jewellery Stores across Australia and New Zealand who are members of the Showcase Jewellers Buying Group, giving you a little more exclusivity to your Diamond. Why are they different? Passion8 Diamonds are created from the finest rough gems, less than 1 percent of the worlds rough diamond is selected to be PASSION8. Once the highestRead More


April 9, 2019 General Jewellery

A proposal during Christmas time is a show-stopping scene with those sparkly diamonds undoubtedly stealing the day. The ring will be eyed by every aunt, uncle and long-lost cousin three times over. The story will be retold well beyond boxing day. And your partner with be buzzing with joy well into the New Year. It’s no wonder then that, according to Harper’s Bazaar, an estimated 100,000 proposals are likely to happen over the 2018 Christmas period! Logistically, December is aRead More


April 9, 2019 General Jewellery

On the fifth day of Christmas my true love sent to me: Five Golden Rings! We all know the tune but which five rings would really dazzle this Christmas season? Let’s take a look. 1. Passion8 9ct White Gold Cluster Halo Diamond RingWith a cluster of diamonds surrounding a floralesque center setting, our first Christmas ring provides a classic feel with a little bit of flair. Its timeless design means it will go with any other jewellery in your collectionRead More