Like the classic quilted black Chanel bag, a round brilliant diamond in a platinum solitaire mounting will never go out of style. However, just like with fashion, engagement rings have their own trends and recently I have gotten a lot of requests to talk about what is #trending in the world of engagement rings and diamonds.

Olivia Landau is a GIA Graduate Gemologist located in NYC. Ms. Landau is a sixth generation diamond dealer with ties to Antwerp, Belgium and Taiwan. Olivia is currently a diamond consultant at one of New York City’s largest diamond wholesalers. She recently launched “The Clear Cut,” a blog to educate people on how to approach buying diamonds and engagement rings. Ms. Landau also holds degrees from New York University & Gemological Institute of America.