1. Our Diamond Buyers Discuss the Curse of the Hope Diamond

    In one of our previous blogs, we discussed some of the most famous cursed jewels, which includes the mysterious Hope Diamond. With such a unique history, could it be possible that this stone wreaks havoc on the life of its possessor? Why is this diamond believed to be cursed and who has suffered the wrath of the mysterious stone? Why is it cursed? Legend has it that a priest plucked the diamond fr…Read More

  2. Our Diamond Buyers Discuss Four More Cursed Jewels

    In our last blog, we discussed three of most cursed jewels, which included the world-famous Hope Diamond. Apparently, these famous gemstones aren’t the only jewels with a mysterious and tragic past. If you love a good story, sit back, grab some popcorn, and read about other cursed stones throughout the world. The Black Orlov Diamond Believed to have once been the eye of a Hindu statue of Brahma,…Read More

  3. Our Diamond Buyers Discuss Three of the Most Cursed Jewels

    Some of the most famous jewels in the world contain mysterious and even deadly pasts. When several owners of the same gemstone experience terrible tragedies, would you classify their misfortunes as coincidental events? Do you believe that baubles can be cursed? Read about these famous jewels to decide for yourself: Hope Diamond Perhaps the most famous diamond in the world, the Hope Diamond is beli…Read More

  4. Our Diamond Buyers Ponder Haunted Jewelry and Antiques

    Although Halloween may be long over, we love a good spooky story over here at M. Moradi Fine Jewelers. As jewelry buyers in La Jolla, we understand that every bauble we purchase contains its own unique story. We also know how attached people can get to certain pieces of jewelry, so is it possible that people from beyond the grave hold onto their favorite adornments and other antique objects? Haunt…Read More

  5. The Basics of an Engagement Ring

    Choosing the right engagement ring can feel like an overwhelming task, especially if you are finding the right ring on your own. Our diamond buyers at our La Jolla locations see many partners come into our store looking for the right ring, full of anxiety wondering how they will ever find the right ring for their soul mate. Though our diamond buyers don’t know your special someone personally, we…Read More

  6. Choosing the Perfect Ring

    Do you think you have found the one? Are you planning that moment to ask that special someone to marry and spend the rest of their life with you? The entire process of finding the perfect ring and planning the most memorable moment in La Jolla or wherever you decide to propose can feel incredibly scary. Though we can’t necessarily tell you how to ask her to marry you, we can help you find the pe…Read More

  7. Where do we get all of our jewelry from?

    Just about every person who comes into our store on Prospect Street in La Jolla asks the same two questions: "Is this really all estate jewelry?" and "Where do you get it all from?" Our specialty is finding and buying estate jewelry, which technically is any kind of previously owned jewelry. It can be something as old as your great-grandmother, or it can be something that was just purchased last y…Read More

  8. Tips For Selling Your Engagement Ring

    The diamond buyers of H. Moradi Fine Jewelers are your professional jewelry buyers and traders for the La Jolla area and beyond. We specialize in offering quick and simple valuations that are always backed by integrity and we are some of the highest rated traders in the area. We buy fine gold jewelry, diamonds loose or set, Rolex watches and other fine jewelry. We are happy to give you cash immedi…Read More

  9. 3 Things to Know About Fine Jewelry

    Most of us have grown up with jewelry whether it was something that we as children constructed from string and plastic beads, it was a best friend necklace made for plated metal, or an expensive necklace with precious stones handed down to us as a right of passage. Though most of us have jewelry, and some have fine jewelry, most do not know how about the technical terms that relays the objective v…Read More

  10. Famous Diamonds: Past & Present – Part 2

    In our last blog post we began exploring the history of the world’s most stunning and famous diamonds to be ever found. Some of these diamonds include The Cullinan Diamond, a white diamond of unmatched size, as well as the the Koh-i-Noor Diamond another white diamond of unparalleled size both set in the crown of British royals. We also briefly looked into the intriguing history of the Wittelsbac…Read More