Some settings, such as the crown style setting, are poorly balanced, pulling the diamond stud forward and creating a droopy look. Simple as that sounds, unfortunately, buying jewelry is not simple. Knowing what to look for in jewelry can and may help protect one from being cheated, but the primary protection is not to listen to the larceny in your soul.
Explanation of Cut, Color and Clarity of This Diamond
Cut Quality The ideal cut diamond is a very precise mathematical equation, where diamond proportions and angles are cut to optimize the diamond's superlative optical properties, in particular it's high refractive index and color dispersion, to create a diamond of unequaled beauty with perfect balance of brilliance and fire. In layman's terms, the diamond is cut to make it the most beautiful diamond so it retains its intrinsic value.
Color Diamonds of H color are almost colorless. H color is the second best grade of in near colorless category. To see the presence of color one would place such diamonds against flat white background. Some presence of either yellow, brown or gray tint should be noticeable.
Clarity SI3 clarity diamonds are slightly included grade three. SI3 diamonds have inclusions easily visible under 10x magnification. Such inclusions may be noticeable to the naked eye depending on their location on the diamonds, especially when diamonds are observed “upside down”.