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Cherry Picked Diamonds of the Week:
This 1.552 carat, E-color, VS-1 clarity, Crafted by Infinity hearts and arrows diamond from High Performance Diamonds is sure to be a crowd pleaser! The higher degree of optical precision that creates the hearts pattern and super ideal proportions will produce an incredibly high volume of light return and a virtual balance of brilliance and dispersion in the form of broad-spectrum sparkle. Prepare to be amazed!
It can be so challenging to find a really nice looking pear shape diamond, which is why I was so excited to run across this 1.01 carat, E-color, VS-1 clarity, pear shape diamond from James Allen which exhibits strong blue fluorescence when exposed to black light. The proportions of this diamond are spot-on and it has a really nice tear-drop outline and a length to width ratio of 1.54:1.00 so it looks fantastic! Love the blue fluorescence!
I think I just died and went to heaven! This 5.084 carat, H-color, VS-2 clarity, Black by Brian Gavin hearts and arrows super ideal cut diamond has me drooling all over myself. Just look at how incredible it looks in the sparkle video! It's going to blind people in the sunlight! Not to mention how incredible it's going to look under low-light situations, which is part of the magic of these super ideal hearts and arrows cut diamonds.
Follow along as I help this client pick the best Hearts & Arrows diamond from Brian Gavin, Crafted by Infinity, and Victor Canera. Given the reputation of these companies, I know this is going to be an agonizing decision.
James Allen doesn't run a sale or promotion very often, which makes this offer from James Allen even more exciting. Get 15% off engagement rings with the purchase of any diamond worth $4,000 or more.
Announcing the new BGD Signature Emerald Cut Diamond! The brightest, most brilliant emerald cut diamond that I've ever seen! Guaranteed to knock your socks off! My jaw hit the floor when I saw how bright these Brian Gavin Signature Emerald cut diamonds face-up.
Which came first, the age of diamond, or the age of dinosaurs? Scientists have just shed light on this ancient chicken or egg type of debate. Discover how researchers determine the age of diamond using state-of-the-art technology. I'm certain you'll find this illuminating!
Are James Allen True Hearts diamonds worth the premium? Is it possible to find a GIA Excellent cut diamond that will rival the light performance of a hearts and arrows diamond? How does James Allen True Hearts diamonds compare to other brands?
How do Whiteflash diamonds compare with the GIA Excellent cut diamonds offered by Blue Nile and other vendors? The client who purchased this diamond from Whiteflash indicates that it looks like glass, but why is that?
People often wonder about the difference between GIA Excellent vs Very Good cut diamonds. Will the difference in light performance be something you can see? Or is the difference between GIA Excellent vs Very Good cut diamonds just a paper thing?
Follow along as we evaluate 4 GIA Excellent cut round diamonds presented by a client. Discover why they don't meet my selection criteria, and learn why the alternatives I recommended will leave those other ideal cut diamonds in the dust!
The experience of working with Todd Gray to help navigate my search for the perfect diamond was priceless. His expertise is invaluable in an industry I had limited knowledge of and I always felt that he had my best interest in mind. Finding an affordable stone through Brian Gavin was an added bonus. I had been looking at Brian Gavin’s website for years yet never believed that I would someday own one of his stunningly beautiful perfectly cut stones. Thank you Todd Gray and Brian Gavin for such a pleasant experience through this entire process!
The Ultimate in Light Performance
Hearts & Arrows Super Ideal Cut Diamonds are available from:
GIA Excellent Cuts from James Allen:
GIA Excellent cut diamonds represent a great value for the price conscious shopper. However the light performance of Hearts & Arrows diamonds is dramatically superior.
Where to Buy GIA Excellent Cut Diamonds: