Lovelady Diamond


Jewelry and Gold Buyers
~ Since 1980 ~
Phone: (800) 854-0014
Fax: (408) 358-5339
Email: Info@gemgate.com
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Sell your diamonds, jewelry, gold, coins, sterling and platinum safely and competitively.
Lovelady Diamond

JEWELRY & GOLD BUYERS

Established and Original Owner Since 1980

Serving San Jose, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Los Gatos areas as well as the USA via our free shipping kits from our Los Gatos office.

The GIA Option


This applies to non-GIA or non-AGS diamonds only. Lovelady Diamond will pay you immediately based on our estimation of a GIA Grading Report outcome. Once the GIA report is returned to us with your diamond a predetermined additional payment will be made if the grade comes back higher than expected.

If we do not already have your diamond on hand go to our Selling Page and choose the Diamond Jewelry button or simply call (800) 854-0014. We also offer the Exact Diamond Quote page which can be extremely helpful in zeroing in precise value before sending your item.

Why the GIA Option is the smart way to get a fair and honest offer.

GIA (Gemological Institute of America) is the most recognized and respected lab in the world and allows the seller to liquidate diamonds sight-unseen without the potential argument of grading which allows the negotiation of a lower price.

It protects the buyer and the seller from guesswork. Once GIA submits the report the final grade will be certain.

How the GIA Option works.

We will make you an offer based on what we see in the mounting. We will give you a schedule of offers including what we pay immediately. This initial amount will get mailed out (or overnight upon request) immediately. In addition we give you other possible color and clarity combinations in which we would pay a higher amount. If the diamond is returned from GIA with a higher quality than what we paid you for, you will receive a second payment of a predetermined amount along with a copy of the GIA report. If both parties agree to use the GIA option, we will remove diamond to confirm our findings and check for any hidden damage or miscalculation of quality.

Please call or email if you any questions. Our friendly expert diamond buyers are always available to talk to you during our business hours.

Certification | Diamond Specs | Contact Information

   Selling diamond jewelry to us has always been a safe and seamless process as we have been up to date on market conditions for over 34 years (since 1980). The owner is an author of a self-instructional course and has written many published trade magazine articles in the years past.


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Certification | Diamond Specs | Contact Information

   The owner, Glenn Lovelady, is a diamond cutter and knows diamonds from the rough to the polished. The information on this website alone would qualify as a diamond encyclopedia so be aware that we know this product like very few people do. Be confident that you are dealing with professionals that have many decades of experience.


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Gold Information | Contact Information

   Even though the prices have been very volatile in the metals markets we stay up to date on trends and promise to pay you an extremely competitive price.


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   Timepieces can be a trendy market but we have the knowledge and experience to bid quotes that satisfy our sellers and leave a small profit to run our business. We are not watch snobs so we have expanded broadly outside of the typical "we only buy Patek, Rolex and Cartier" mentality.


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Description | Contact Information

   We are consistently expanding our knowledge and buying power into areas that have been both interesting and very marketable. A few years ago we would have never guessed we would be buying high-end clutch bags and figurines. Feel free to contact us with as much information as possible regarding your valuable small collectible.


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