How to Select an Emerald Cut Diamond

How to Select an Emerald Cut Diamond

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The emerald cut is a beautiful way to enhance the richness of colored gemstones. It is characterized by a large table (the flat surface on top when you lay the diamond on a flat surface) and deep pavilion (the way it steps into the center) draws the light inward helping the color give off a mesmerizing effect. The emerald cut actually came into fashion around 1940 and was realized as the perfect cut for large colored gemstones and high-quality diamonds. If you’re looking for an emerald-cut diamond, keep these tips in mind: (more…)