Diamonds, diamonds are said to be a girl’s best friend. With Valentines Day right around the corner, most men will be giving the gift of love by giving some form of jewelry that has a diamond or diamonds in it. Some men even find this particular holiday perfect for wining and dining the female and then proposing for her hand in marriage. And then there are always the men that are afraid of commitment, and these are the ones that show their love with a diamond necklace or earrings. Which is fine too, but lets not wait to long or you will lose the woman of your dreams and the money spent on that luxurious gift would have been for nothing. As we all know diamonds are nothing more than rocks and almost 50% of them are mined in central and southern Africa. Diamonds are mined from kimberlite and lamproite volcanic pipes that are brought to the surface in the form of diamond crystals that come from deep inside the earth where high pressure and temperatures form the crystals. Over time there has been some controversy over the way these jewels are mined and sold and are referred to as being (blood diamonds) by some African groups. But lets shy away from that subject and talk about how the loving holiday of Valentines Day is only a little more than a week away, so save your paycheck and buy a gift for the one you love like a diamond ring, or if you can’t afford one you can always follow this tutorial on how to draw a diamond ring and send her one via e-mail. The easy step by step instructions shows you in detail how the diamond ring is easy to draw.