44 School Street, Boston, MA

DIY: Diamond from Pencil Lead?!

Spicture of graphite to make a diamond out ofcientists at Stanford University have accidentally created diamond out of graphite!

You’ll Need:

  • Graphene (or pencil lead)
  • Platinum base
  • Hydrogen
  • A Mad Scientist


A little drawing of molecules

Too complicated? You should probably let us FIND one for you instead!

We may not be able to MAKE a diamond, but we sure know how to PICK them! Think of us as your diamond guides – bridging the gap between you and that perfect gem! We’ll educate you about everything you need to know and then find the diamond that is right for you! Check Buying a Diamond.

Feel free to call us or stop by with questions!

2016-11-21T16:47:35+00:00April 11th, 2014|Categories: Gem Knowledge|

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Skylight Jewelers
Our shop is also our studio, where we design and create exquisite jewelry. Skylight Jewelers has been creating custom made jewelry for over 35 years. We take great pride in our work and sign each piece. Our specialty is engagement rings, wedding bands, and our enchanting collection of fine jewelry which includes colored gemstones, pearls and moonstones. All of our Pieces are created in gold or platinum using a mélange of modern, traditional, and ancient techniques. We'd love for you to come by and view our latest creations as well as watch us create in our studio!