What types of cuts for diamonds?

What are the type of cuts of diamonds?

Types of Diamond Cuts

  • Round Cut Diamond. Round diamonds account for over two-thirds of diamonds sold, making it the most popular shape on this list. …
  • Princess Cut Diamond. …
  • Emerald Cut Diamond. …
  • Asscher Cut Diamond. …
  • Radiant Cut Diamond. …
  • Oval Diamond. …
  • Marquise Diamond. …
  • Pear Shape Diamond.

What is the perfect diamond cut?

An ideal cut diamond is a round, brilliant, or princess cut diamond that is cut to ideal proportions and angles and has excellent polish and symmetry ratings. An ideal cut diamond reflects almost all the light that enters it, and is among the rarest cuts.

How do I pick the right diamond?

How To Choose A Diamond

  1. First, lower the Clarity. See clarity buying tips (below) for more guidance. …
  2. Next, lower the Color. …
  3. Finally, lower the Cut. …
  4. If the diamonds that match your revised criteria are close to your budget, consider shaving off some carat weight in order to close the gap.

What is the best cut and clarity of a diamond?

FL (or Flawless) is the highest grade for clarity. An FL diamond has no imperfections even when magnified 10x by a professional. For color, D or completely colorless diamond is the highest grade. While flawless and colorless diamonds are extremely rare, cut determines a diamond’s true value.

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