Does it matter who certifies your diamond?
Diamond certification is essential for any diamond because it verifies and describes what it is you’re buying. Without a certificate from a reliable lab, there’s no way to know if the diamond you’re buying is what the seller claims.
What grading report does Brilliant Earth use?
When you order a loose diamond, Brilliant Earth will ship it to you with the accompanying diamond certificate which is a diamond grading report. Customers that purchase lab grown diamonds with GIA grading reports will not receive a hard copy of the report.
Is Brilliant Earth high quality?
If you are looking for an alternative to a diamond, consider Brilliant Earth. If you are looking for an ethically sourced, excellent quality diamond from a company with just as much commitment to social initiative programs, choose James Allen, Whiteflash or Blue Nile.
Is it OK to buy a diamond without a certificate?
In fact, without a certificate, you can never be sure what you are buying. If a diamond is not certified, your only source of information about the stone’s quality is the seller. … Due to the seller’s subjectivity of diamond grading, they can have some leeway when representing a diamond’s quality to the buyer.
Is AGI Certification reputable?
As one of the most reliable and reputable lab grading entities, we recommend buyers seek an AGS certified diamond (or a GIA certified diamond). When choosing an AGS diamond, be sure to buy from a high-quality diamond vendor, like Blue Nile or James Allen.
Can a jeweler tell if a diamond is lab created?
Can a Jeweler Tell That a Diamond is Lab Grown? No. Ada’s lab diamonds and natural diamonds of the same quality look the same, even to a trained eye. Traditional jewelers’ tools such as microscopes or loupes cannot detect the difference between a laboratory-grown diamond and a natural, mined diamond.
Is Brilliant Earth really conflict free?
Beyond Conflict Free Diamonds
Aside from not financing civil wars, Brilliant Earth diamonds are said to originate from pure sources with traceable origin. These diamonds are also ethically mined from areas without poor labor practices, human rights abuses, violence, and environmental degradation.
Do Lab diamonds pass the diamond tester?
Yes! Lab grown diamonds test positive on a diamond tester because they’re made of crystallized carbon, just as mined diamonds are. Although, because some HPHT diamonds may carry impurities (although unnoticeable to the naked eye), there is a chance they could test as moissanite or non-diamond.
Does Brilliant Earth use GIA certified?
Are Brilliant Earth diamonds certified? Yes, all Brilliant Earth diamonds are certified by the world’s leading gem grading labs including GIA, IGI, HRD, and GCAL.
How long does it take for a brilliant earth ring to ship?
Note: most custom design pieces take 4-8 weeks for completion.