July 01, 2022

Who doesn’t love a diamond? Diamonds are a girl’s best friend after all! Here at DEMI+CO, we have a wonderful selection of diamond stud earrings, with a huge variety for you to explore, such as solitaire earrings, white gold diamond hoop earrings, yellow gold diamond earrings, square diamond earrings and pearl diamond earrings. With Summer coming up, it’s a great time to invest in a lovely sparkly pair of diamond earrings for women or diamond studs for men! Or do you have a friend’s special birthday coming up? Why not buy a pair as a gift for a loved one?


You may have some questions about 1 carat or 2 carat diamond earrings, so we created this blog post to answer some of the questions you may have, provide you with some information and showcase our great range of diamond stud earrings. We think it’s very important that our customers are able to make an informed decision before purchasing from our shop so that you know everything you need to know!


Can I wear diamond earrings daily?

Of course, once you’ve had your ears pierced, you need to keep the earrings in for six weeks but now that your ears are healed and you are wanting to wear different types of earrings, you may be wondering how long you should keep them in for until it becomes unsanitary. Dermatologists advise that you take your earrings out at least once a week to clean them and the piercings to ensure you don’t get an infection. Bottom line: you can wear your 1 carat diamond earrings daily if you would like, but make sure to clean them regularly!


9ct White Gold 0.13ct Diamond Stud Earring

These beautiful white gold diamond earrings would be perfect to wear during Summer! With a bright sparkle to make you shine in every room you enter, these diamond stud earrings are in the shape of a flower, with white gold balls surrounding a glamorous 0.13ct diamond. They also make for your child’s great first pair of diamond earrings. They’re small yet elegant and simple, with a great sparkle to make your child feel extra special. Or buy them as a gift for your loved one if you’re searching for something memorable.

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Which diamond is best for earrings?

There are lots of different types of real diamond earringsthat you can choose from: square diamond earrings, round diamond studs, or princess cut diamond earrings so you may be wondering which is the best. The most popular diamond shapes for earrings are round and princess cut. They are both known for their classic symmetrical look and of course, they sparkle brilliantly!


9ct Yellow Gold 0.13ct Dia Stud Earrings

Take a look at these gorgeous yellow gold diamond earrings! With a 9ct yellow gold back holding these sparkly diamonds together, you will feel glamorous and special. Shine brightly with these diamonds attached to your ears. These diamond stud earrings have a singular diamond in the centre with nine diamonds circling round the outside. We know that these 0.12ct diamond studs would make a beautiful gift for that exceptional someone in your life, or a perfect treat for yourself! With Summer nearing ever closer, these would be a wonderful pair for you.

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What does 1 carat diamond earrings mean?

You may have seen earrings advertised as 1 carat or “1 CTW” and you might be wondering what that exactly means. Carat is the unit of measurement for the diamonds’ physical weight. When a diamond stud adds up to 1.00 carat total weight, this equals 0.200 grams or 1/5 gram and subdivided into 100 points.


9ct White Gold Teardrop 0.15ctw Diamond Studs

Teardrop earrings are becoming more and more popular so white gold teardrop earrings with diamonds as the main feature are even better! These teardrops are made up of 18 0.15ctw diamonds so are sure to make you sparkle in every room you enter! Add a bit of bling to your jewellery box and dress every outfit up for your special night out, or accessorize your day-to-day looks to add something chic to your wardrobe. Everyone will be wondering where you got your lovely pair of diamond studs!

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Are one carat diamond earrings too big?

Most of the time, diamond stud earrings may be considered too big if they are larger than one carat. 2 carat diamond earrings are probably the largest you should go as it is generally recommended that diamond studs shouldn’t exceed two-thirds of the diameter of your face.


9ct White Gold 0.13ct Dia Stud Earrings

Similar to the 9ct Yellow Gold 0.13ct Dia Stud Earrings, these have a white gold back to support the sparkly diamonds bringing these beautiful earrings together. It’s time to bring your Summer looks together and with a singular diamond in the centre and nine diamonds circling the outside. These are simplistic yet glamorous and would be the perfect accessory for your stylish look! If you’re looking for something that would dress up an outfit for a special occasion, or something that would look sophisticated for the office then these are the ones for you with so much variety!

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Why do diamonds lose their sparkle?

Diamonds can be robust and hard-wearing, however they can sometimes lose their sparkle as time goes on due to oil or dust deposited on them. To maintain the sparkle, make sure to clean them once or twice a week! Soak your diamond earrings in a gentle degreasing solution. You can use water with a few drops of mild dish soap. Then use a soft, clean toothbrush, which is new and reserved exclusively for cleaning jewellery, to remove remaining dirt.


9ct Yellow Gold 0.25ct Diamond Studs Earrings

If you’re looking for something dangly because gold diamond hoop earrings are more your style, look no further than these yellow gold dangling diamond stud earrings. With five yellow gold strands holding the 0.25ct diamonds that bring this incredible look together, you are sure to dazzle any room you walk into! These also make a wonderful gift for a loved one or a great treat for yourself. You can dress any outfit up or down with this special pair of gold and diamond earrings!

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Can you shower with diamond?

We recommend that you take your diamond jewellery off before showering. Over time, the soaps you use in the shower, even ones with natural ingredients, can cause harm as oils build up making the diamond look cloudy and dull.


9ct Yellow Gold 0.25ctw 4 Stone Rubover Set Princess Cut Diamond Stud Earrings

Looking for something unusual and unique? Take a look at these chic square diamond earrings. Made from a yellow gold quare with 4 stone rubover princess cut diamonds to bring the whole glamorous look together! Fastening with butterfly backs, these are the perfect pair of diamond stud earrings to accessorize any outfit! Add these princess cut diamond earrings to your jewellery box and find yourself reaching for them every time you leave the house. Square diamond earrings are definitely the in-thing and you will look pretty and sophisticated in these!

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What is best colour for diamond earrings?

There are lots of different colours that work well for diamond earrings such as gold diamond studs or white gold diamond earrings. A white metal such as white gold or platinum is a great choice for diamonds as it will enhance the diamonds sparkly colourless glow. However, yellow gold diamond earrings can add a hint of happy yellow.


9ct White Gold 0.18ct Diamond & Pearl Stud Earrings

If you’re looking for something that will stand out with anything you wear, you have found the greatest pair of pearl and diamond earrings! Why not take a look at these white gold diamond earrings and find yourself enticed by them. With a 12.0mm pearl in the centre and 16 0.18ct diamonds spiralling around it, these stud earrings create a unique, stylish look to fit with any outfit. They also make for a perfect gift, and just in time for Summer! Let the sun glimmer off these diamonds and make every look sparkle.

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What is the ideal colour of a diamond?

The colour of a diamond points out how clear or yellow it is. Generally speaking, the highest quality diamonds are completely colourless, whereas lower quality diamonds can have a slight yellow tint. Either way, it’s up to you which colour of diamond you prefer and think suits you best.


9ct Yellow Gold 0.60ct Emerald & 0.08ct Diamond Oval Stud Earrings

What’s better than a combination of a 0.08ct diamond and a 0.60ct emerald? With the dazzling colourless brilliance of a diamond and the wonderful shimmering green of an emerald, these diamond oval studs will bring bling to your life. With a yellow gold butterfly back, holding together an emerald surrounded by ten diamonds, these diamond stud earrings bring any outfit together. Pull your hair back and allow these gorgeous earrings to stand out as you dazzle any room with the beautiful sparkle and shine of these stones.

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What does TW mean in diamonds?

TW refers to the carat total weight (TW standing for total weight). This is the combined carat weight of multiple diamonds. For example, a pair of diamond stud earrings will equal approximately 1ct TW as each diamond weighs roughly 1/2 carat.


9ct Yellow Gold 0.50ct Diamond Cluster Stud Earrings

What’s better than a cluster of 0.50ct diamonds to form a flower-like design? That’s exactly what these yellow gold diamond earrings do! A yellow gold back holds together 19 diamonds in a beautiful cluster to really make sure that your ears sparkle. The sun will truly bounce off these during Summer and bring an outfit together glamorously. Your friends will love these, so why not buy them as a gift for their birthday? You can match!

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Do real diamonds sparkle?

You can tell which is a real diamond and which is a fake diamond from the way they sparkle. A real diamond reflect lights by the inside sparkling grey and white whilst the outside reflects a rainbow of colours on to other surfaces. However, a fake diamond will have rainbow colours that sparkle inside the diamond.


9ct Yellow Gold 0.20ct Diamond & 0.90ct Sapphire Stud Earrings

Last but not least, invest in this beautiful pair of yellow gold diamond stud earrings, with a 0.90ct sapphire in the centre surrounded by 12 0.20ct diamonds. The beautiful bright blue of the sapphire contrasting with the lovely white sparkle of the diamonds really makes these diamond studs stand out, making you look glamorous and sophisticated. Add bling to your jewellery box and reach for these pretty yellow gold studs every time you’re going to a special occasion! They also make for a perfect gift, and just in time for Summer! Let the sun glimmer off the blue sapphire and diamonds and make every look sparkle.

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We hope that you enjoyed this blog post and that it gave you an insight into the world of diamonds. Within the FAQ, we tried to include as many questions as we thought you would be wondering about and gave the best possible answers we could think of. We like to pass on our knowledge to our customers so that you feel confident in purchasing a pair of beautiful diamond stud earrings. Hopefully you also found a great pair of earrings within this blog post that will become your go-to pair! Or if you are looking for a loved one, you may have found something extra special that is worth buying.


If you have any queries at all, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Whether it’s about one of our products, your order or a general question about a piece of jewellery, you can contact us via email or DM us on social media and we will get back to you as soon as possible. As a family-run business it’s important to us that you are comfortable with every purchase you make from our store.



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