Diamonds and the 4 C’s

cut diamond, diamond clarity, diamond colour

 

 The 4Cs are the key characteristics of diamonds: carat, cut, colour and clarity

 

Cut

Cut is perhaps the most important of the four Cs, so it is important to understand how this quality affects the properties and values of a diamond.

Nothing is more important to the brilliance and sparkle of a diamond than its cut, as it is responsible for around 40% of a diamond’s price. (more…)