Category Archives for Diamond FAQ

Looking for 1.30 carat, H-color, VS-2 clarity, round diamond for $12K (or better)

James Allen Diamond Reviews, SKU 1998260 in-depth review

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!

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Where to buy 1 carat round diamond, G+ color, VS-1+ to $7.5K

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.

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Brilliant Earth vs Brilliantly Engaged ($672 difference?!?!)

Brilliant Earth vs Brilliantly Engaged, sku 3904917, GIA 5243871272

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?

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