Those 5 words explain why certain I2 diamonds look much better than others.
The of the small inclusions keep them from reflecting too much throughout the crystal.
Transition cuts look a lot more like a European cut than a modern diamond.
Typically they have large culets, smaller tables, prominent bezel and pavilion main facets.
You get unmatched savings using high quality estate diamonds and the satisfaction of getting exactly what you want in a new or custom made setting.Blending old and new is one of our favorite things to do at Bill Le Boeuf Jewellers. If you’re secretly in love with the popular modern halo designs but still want to put your own stamp on it, how about doing it in pink gold?You can feel good about wearing a beautiful repurposed diamond and getting a high quality new setting at a great price. Of the numerous halo designs we’ve done over the years I’d estimate around 95% were made in white gold or platinum with the odd one done in a more traditional yellow gold.When I was being trained to become a gemologist, 5 words got drilled into my head when considering a possible clarity grade: size, shape, number, colour and location.On paper you may not think much of an I2 clarity diamond but you know what, this diamond looks really good.
The old fashioned split claw design definitely contributes to the antique look.