Tag Archives for " Super Ideal Cut Diamonds "

GIA Excellent vs Very Good Cut (seeing is believing)

GIA Excellent vs Very Good cut diamonds, which should you choose?

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? This blog post stems from an inquiry that started out pretty simple. Then it […]

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Cherry Pick the Biggest, Best Round Diamonds 1.70 – 2.00 carats, 20K

Yesterday I conducted an extensive search of the market for a client who is looking for the biggest, best, bang for the buck, in a round brilliant ideal cut diamond weighing between 1.70 – 2.25 carats, G-color and higher, VS-2 clarity and higher. He doesn’t want or need a “super ideal hearts and arrows cut […]

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Yowza! Wowza! Bowza! H&A Crafted by Infinity diamond review! 1.442 carat, I-color, VS-1 clarity

So I was checking out the newly redesigned web site for High Performance Diamonds today, and tripped over this 1.442 carat, I-color, VS-1 clarity, Crafted by Infinity Hearts and Arrows round diamond! Now anything in the range of 1.40 – 1.49 carats is pretty rare, but even more so when they are cut as incredible as the […]

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Diamond Concierge Service: Be my diamond shopper! $12K to spend, sparkle is more important than size!

“Hi Todd, Thanks for such an informative site. I am shopping for an engagement ring and would love your help in picking something out. My girlfriend is very simple, thus she loves round diamonds. I am looking for a diamond between 1.00 – 1.50 carats. Size is not as important as quality and sparkle. Being […]

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How amazing does your diamond look when dirty? Feedback on CBI diamonds months after purchase!

Practically every woman loves the way their diamond engagement sparkles when they first receive it, but in many cases the sense of amazement which they initially experienced, fades over time as the diamond becomes covered with dirt and grime… this however has not been Sandy’s experience with the Crafted by Infinity diamond which she and […]

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Review of Brian Gavin Signature Hearts and Arrows Diamond 2.718 carats, G color, VS-2 clarity

This review is for a diamond which I’ve been following for awhile as it moved through the planning and production process and on to the AGS Laboratory for grading… it’s one of those diamonds which is of extreme interest to those of us in the diamond industry who share a passion for diamonds carefully crafted […]

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