When choosing a diamond ring or a gemstone ring you should consider your budget bearing in mind that taxes, insurance, and warranties will add to the cost of the ring. These rings date from Roman times and were popular in the Middle Ages. The ring is worn now by many to speak to their Irish heritage.
Explanation of Cut, Color and Clarity of This Diamond
Cut Quality Diamonds with poor cut proportions appear may look lifeless and dull. Usually these diamonds are made that way to preserve most carat weight. Poor cut includes all diamonds that do not meet the proportion standards of a fair cut. Customers on a limited budget may find such diamonds attractive.
Color Color grade I is in the middle of the near colorless category. Typically a trained professional will be able to discern the presence of color. Some people prefer warmer colors like I. When I color diamond is set in yellow gold jewelry used with yellow gold bezel, the diamond will appear as gorgeous as any of the higher graded stones.
Clarity The stones of SI2 clarity have inclusions which are fairly easy to see under a loupe with 10X power magnification. Such inclusions may be visible to an unaided eye depending on their location. SI2 clarity diamonds of G or H color look nearly perfect when mounted. For those looking for near perfection these sure come close.