Lab Grown Diamonds VS Earth Diamonds

Differences between lab-grown and earth-mined diamonds 

**Lab-Grown Diamonds:**

1. **Origin:** Lab-grown diamonds are created under controlled conditions in a laboratory setting, replicating the natural diamond-growing process.

2. **Cost:** Lab-grown diamonds are generally more affordable, often around 30% less expensive than their earth-mined counterparts due to lower production costs.

3. **Environmental Impact:** They have a smaller environmental footprint as they require fewer resources and do not involve mining.

4. **Customization:** Lab-grown diamonds can be customized for specific characteristics like color and clarity, providing more options for buyers.

**Earth-Mined Diamonds:**

1. **Origin:** Earth-mined diamonds are naturally formed deep within the Earth over millions of years.

2. **Tradition and Rarity:** They carry a sense of tradition and romance, with millennia of history. Some buyers value their rarity and natural origin.

3. **Resale Value:** Earth-mined diamonds can retain or appreciate in value over time, making them an investment for some.

4. **Variety:** They offer a wide range of unique and natural characteristics, which can be appealing to those seeking a one-of-a-kind gem.

At Mandi & Co, we offer both lab-grown and earth-mined diamonds, allowing you to choose the option that aligns best with your preferences, values, and budget. Explore our collection to find the perfect diamond for your special occasion.