Tag Archives for " AGS Ideal Cut "

James Allen True Hearts versus GIA Excellent Cut Diamonds

James Allen True Hearts versus GIA Excellent cut diamonds, GIA 2175891613 vs 1182742562

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?

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How to Build Your Own Ring on Blue Nile and Have It Be Spectacular

In-depth Blue Nile Build Your Own Ring Tutorial: “Is it better to Build Your Own Ring on Blue Nile, or Search Blue Nile for Round Diamonds, when buying a diamond engagement ring online? If I may take advantage of the free Diamond Concierge Service you refer to on the web site, I’d like your help […]

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Brian Gavin Signature Princess vs Blue Nile Signature Princess cut diamonds

“Please tell me the differences between Blue Nile Signature Princess cut diamonds and Brian Gavin Signature Princess cut diamonds, specifically I would like a comparative analysis of this 1.90 carat, G-color, VS-2 clarity, Blue Nile Signature princess cut diamond, and this 1.930 carat, G-color, SI-1 clarity, Brian Gavin Signature princess cut diamond. Please tell me which […]

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James Allen Reviews, 1.803 carat, F-color, VS-2 clarity, AGS Ideal-0 round ideal cut diamond

While searching for diamonds on behalf of a client, I happened to trip across this 1.803 carat, F-color, VS-2 clarity, round ideal cut diamond from James Allen. I had not quite finished entering the search parameters that I use when conducting a search for ideal cut diamonds on James Allen, which for this search was to include a […]

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Hearts on Fire Transcend Halo vs Ritani Split Shank French Halo diamond engagement rings

Dear Todd, thank you so much for your assistance, your advice has been a tremendous help. To be honest I’m still undecided whether to go with a Hearts and Arrows, or GIA Triple X diamond. My preference is definitely the best possible cut/sparkle, however, wonder whether a larger size diamond is a more appreciable difference […]

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Diamond Reviews: Ritani Reserve Ideal vs James Allen True Hearts Diamonds. How do they compare?

Hi Todd, a friend of mine recommended your diamond concierge service after you helped him buy a pair of diamond earrings for a Christmas present. I’m in the market for a diamond engagement ring and am trying to decide between several diamonds which I found on James Allen and Ritani. I noticed that each vendor […]

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GIA vs AGS Graded Diamonds – Which Gemological Laboratory is the Best?

This is an excerpt from an email which I received from a client asking for me to help him select diamonds for a three-stone ring: “Each stone to be round brilliant cut, at least F color, at least VS2, triple excellent for cut/polish/symmetry and fluorescence to not be stronger than medium, and preferably all certified […]

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Crafted by Infinity Diamonds Review: Cherry Picking the Inventory of High Performance Diamonds!

This 1.183 carat, G-color, VS-2 clarity, Crafted by Infinity round brilliant ideal cut diamond from High Performance Diamonds certainly looks tempting! It has an overall cut grade of AGS Ideal-0 as determined on the Platinum Light Performance grading platform which uses the proprietary Angular Spectrum Evaluation Tool (ASET) which demonstrates how the diamond is drawing […]

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