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Here’s How to Answer the Woman Who Asks ‘Is It Too Big?’

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“Lady, not if you can lift your hand.”

When to say it? A female customer is trying on a diamond ring. She looks at it from this angle and that angle, shakes her head, and then asks, “Is it too big?”

Why? The implication is that there’s no such thing as a diamond that’s too big. Of course, that’s not always the case. But, said with a chuckle, it’s a funny way of reminding the buyer that for the overwhelming majority of women on the planet, diamonds are the ultimate luxury and that if she’s in a position to spoil herself with a big one, she should take it.

Source: Michael Nedler, Colorado Gem Labs


This article originally appeared in the March 2017 edition of INSTORE.

 

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