Cremation Diamonds for remembering your loved one.
Explains the idea and use of turning ashes into diamonds.
There is no simple way to conquer the loss of a loved one in your life. Whether the loss is unexpected or preceded by an illness the devastating effects of losing someone that you loved deeply can affect you emotionally, mentally and physically and leaving you feeling alone and bereft. Many look for any small way that they can bring a memory of their loved one close and typically it is those small memories that bring a measure of comfort and peace. When the memory is a tangible one that allows you to touch and hold that memory close to your heart it can help significantly with the grieving process.
Everlasting Memories, working close with Algordanza, a company that is headquartered out of Switzerland, presents to our customers a way to take that tangible memory to the next level. With their assistance we can help you create a tangible memory of your loved one that will not only be a stunning symbol of the strength, devotion and eternal commitment that you shared with your loved one that has passed but that will also serve as a story of your time together that can be passed down and shared with future generations. Our magnificent cremation diamonds are a beautiful and lasting way to remember your loved one and carry a part of them with you always.
A cremation diamond from Everlasting Memories is perhaps the most personal and intimate way that you can have a tangible tribute or memory of your loved one with you at all times. These sparkling diamonds are made by the process of natural synthesizing and are 100% your loved one. There are no additives or additional compounds added to the memorial diamond process and we authenticate your cremation jewelry process every step of the way. Each diamond is completely unique to your loved one – much the way your loved one was completely and utterly unique in your life.
The process of creating your cremation diamond is documented from start to finish. It is exceptionally important to us that you not only feel a part of the process but that you are fully educated on how your personal representation and memory of your loved one came to be. We not only guarantee that 100% of the diamond stems solely from the cremated ashes that were delivered but we also guarantee the weight, color, cut and the authenticity of your precious memorial diamond. We send a fully documented report from Algordanza as well as a certificate that states the authenticity of your memorial diamond. You may also request a report from any gemological institute that you prefer for an analysis of your diamond.
When you decide on a memorial diamond from Everlasting Memories we are with you every step of the way. You can contact us directly through our online site by purchasing a cremation diamond or you can have the funeral home or crematorium contact us on your behalf. Once payment in full for your diamond has been received we will arrange for the cremated ashes or cremains to be shipped directly to the facility where your diamond made of cremated ashes will be made. Typically all of the cremated ashes from your loved one are used in the synthesizing process of creating your cremation diamond although only 500gr of cremains is needed to make one diamond. Should you prefer more than one diamond this certainly can be done and we suggest that you contact our customer service department to learn more. In the event that not all of the cremains were used due to the size of the diamond ordered, any remaining cremated ashes are returned to the purchaser in the appropriate packaging.
Cremation Diamonds are available in three sizes and eight cut styles.
The sizes are
The cut styles of our Ash Diamonds are
- Brilliant Cut
- Emerald Cut
- Heart Cut
- Navette Cut
- Oval Cut
- Asscher Cu
- Princess Cu
- Radiant Cut
Once the precious remains of your loved one reach the facility they are sent directly to the laboratory. A physical-chemical analysis of the cremains is done and this chemical finger print is assigned to your loved ones cremains. This finger print is much like what you find on every individual person from the standpoint that it is a print that is unique to those individual ashes and it gives precise information about the composition of the cremated ashes. Not only is this chemical finger print necessary to navigate the correct physical and chemical processes necessary to make your cremation diamond but they also enable us to document the ashes that your memorial diamond were created from. All of this documentation is subsequently provided to you upon receipt of your memorial diamond jewelry from Everlasting Memories.
Before the cremated ashes begin synthesis all potassic and calcium compounds must be extracted from the carbon in the cremains. These compounds make up about 85% of the ash volume and they are extracted using different chemical and physical procedures. The remaining carbon is what forms the foundation for the synthesis of your memorial diamond jewelry pendant. Depending on the weight of diamond that you chose will determine the length of time needed for the carbon to be exposed to the synthesizing process. Your cremation diamond grows over the course of this process, one atom at a time. As previously stated, the entire process of removing the carbon is documented as part of your diamond experience and presented in a detailed report when you receive your precious memorial.
The synthesis facility is a true work of art and it works at maximum capacity in order to produce a memorial diamond of the exceptional quality and beauty that Everlasting Memories stands behind. The synthesis machine produces a heat of 2500 degrees Celsius and 60,000 bar of pressure. The process is known as high pressure/high temperature, also called HPHT one-crystal synthesis. Should you decide to use all the ashes for the diamond, regardless of the finished weight of the diamond, all carbon cremains remain in the synthesis process until they are completely depleted. The maximum weight of diamond that we offer is 1 carat because the larger the diamond the more unstable the process and we believe that quality prevails over all else.
Once the synthesis process of your cremation diamond is complete the stone is cut to the shape of your request. In addition to your basic round brilliant, you can choose a heart shaped diamond, emerald cut or even pear or oval. The diamond is polished to a brilliant shine and will typically shine a brilliant white or have a bluish tint depending on the amount of boron found in the carbon your loved one's ashes. The overall time that it takes to receive your crematory diamond is approximately three months from the time that we receive payment to the point where your diamond of ashes is delivered in a beautiful wood jewelry box that has a granite base. For a nominal fee we can engrave your diamond with micro scripture by using laser inscription.
Cremation diamonds from Everlasting Memories provide a wonderful service to those that purchase them. Each diamond is a unique stone that is actually composed of the cremated ashes of your loved one. What better way to have your darling that has passed with you all the time than by creating a lovely cremation diamond jewelry pendant or solitaire ring that is an actual make up of the cremains from your beloved. This beautiful authentic diamond comes with all the supporting paperwork and a 100% guarantee of origin.
Should you lose a spouse or partner and have young children how wonderful would it be to have the option of passing down a cremation diamond to the offspring of your loved one at a point in their lives when they need their mother or father. These beautiful diamonds will never go out of style and are appropriate to pass down to men and women alike. Whether the cremation diamond is used as an engagement ring or as a graduation gift or given on the birth of the first grandchild, you are passing down a part of your family, your heritage and the foundation of your love that brought your family to be. At a time in life where individuals are getting back to the basics, the most basic and pure of all human emotions is love. Give the gift of love that started as two people and grew to encompass a family.
Should the unfortunate passing of a child or young adult take place you can choose to honor their memory and ease your pain by marking the anniversary of their passing with a memorial diamond ring or pendant from Everlasting Memories. This loving gesture may bring some peace during a time or moment that is filled with pain and you can have a memento that is your loved one to hold on to. Sometimes all it takes is a touch or the feel of something so personal to keep you grounded when your emotions threaten to take over. A cremation diamond that has been created by the very fibers of your loved one is a gift that cannot be replicated at any point in time and is completely unique to your loved one that has passed.
There are a variety of reasons what a cremation diamond is a wonderful and special purchase that you will be grateful for. This beautiful diamond helps you to create a lasting and personal memory of your loved one. Each facet and cut of your memorial diamond is part of your loved one and will lovingly reflect your continued devotion in their memory. A cremation ash diamond is a wonderful and touching way to have a tribute of your loved one that is actually formed from the cremated remains of your beloved. This honor to those that have passed is the most sincere of loving gestures and a certain way to keep their memory close to your heart. Creating a memorial diamond will most certainly help get you through the grieving process and moving forward with the new chapter of your life as you will feel your loved one with you every step of the way.
A cremation diamond from Everlasting Memories will withstand the test of time. You receive your diamond with our 100% guarantee of authenticity and origin of carbon remains. A fully documented report is sent with every cremation diamond purchase and you are informed of every step and procedure that takes place with the cremated ashes of your beloved. You choose the weight and number of diamonds that you prefer and we can synthesize a diamond up to 1 carat total weight. All of our memorial diamonds are cut to your chosen shape and can be micro scripted for a nominal fee. We deliver your memorial ash diamond in beautiful packaging and the entire process takes around three months time. At the time of your receipt of your diamond you will not only receive your memorial diamond but also any remaining cremated ashes as well as a certificate of authenticity, your documented report on your cremation diamond process as well as a gemological report from any agency of your choosing should you desire.
Everlasting Memories was built on the foundation of family and our dedication and love for those that are part of our family. Every member of our staff is compassionate and has at one point in time or another lost a family member or close friend that they loved dearly. It is out of our strong commitment to our families and the ties that bind us that we have built our business and continue to flourish under the simple principle of giving back. A cremation diamond is a wonderful way to give back to your loved one by holding them close and showing the value of your love. Cremation diamonds allow you to give back to yourself by choosing to move forward with your own life yet still have that memory of your loved one with you and cherished at all times. Finally, a memorial diamond from Everlasting Memories allows you to give back to future generations by creating a part of their heritage that can be passed down as a family heirloom.