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Cherry Picked Diamonds of the Week:
This is the arrows view of this 1.41 carat, E-color, VS-2 clarity, Crafted by Infinity hearts and arrows diamond as seen through the red filter of a hearts and arrows scope! It's kind of fun to see the diamond from this perspective, isn't it? Of course, the diamond faces-up bright and white because of the E-color and the proportions are spot-on so it's going to look like a shooting star on her finger and you save $$$ because it's just under 1.50 carats!
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!
Just look at the spectacular hearts pattern exhibited by this 1.847 carat, G-color, VS-1 clarity, Black by Brian Gavin diamond! The optical precision exhibited by these diamonds is amazing and that produces sparkle that is even more incredible! The G-color is going to face-up bright and white and there is no doubt that it's going to look huge on her finger! What are you waiting for? This is a really hard carat weight to find!
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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!
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 hunt for a 1 carat round diamond is on. Follow along as we navigate through the options, exploring the offerings of different vendors and breaking down proportions into understandable concepts.
Brilliant Earth vs Brilliantly Engaged. Why is one of them charging $672.00 more for the same diamond? Does an in-house certificate of origin justify the higher price? Or can you buy from either diamond with total peace of mind?
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: