How To Buy The Best Diamond For Your Money

In the current economy, many of us are cutting back – but when buying a diamond ring, you have the opportunity to get exceptional value without sacrificing quality. The key is to know what you’re looking for when you enter a jewelry store.

If you go to buy a 鑽石4c ring and the assistant tries to sell you a ‘blue-white’ diamond for a massive price then walk out immediately – this phrase has virtually been outlawed by the FTC. Even if the diamond is a blue-white one, it makes it of lesser value than most others, not greater.

Carat: Carat is the weight of diamond. And generally you must select the carat of diamond according to your budget. Remember the larger the diamond the more expensive it will be and the rarer it is.

In fact, this is that cut that goes in close accordance with the molecular structure of a diamond. The element of fire is often associated with this cut.

When the culet is left open, or polished to a flat facet, it can be a large culet or a small culet. That measurement is basically telling you how flat they polished the point – a large amount of surface area or maybe they left it fairly pointed with only a small amount of surface area.

Now duly armed with this powerful insider industry information you are now ready to go forth and acquire for your future princess the bauble of her dreams. Right? Wrong.

Jewelers talk endlessly about diamond color, about the excellence and superiority of stones with a higher color grade. But the truth for the average buyer is that neither you nor anyone around you would be able to tell a D color grade from a K color grade in a diamond if you’re wearing it in a complementary setting.

Raymond Martinze