Your future bride may not be the type that relies on the diamond to represent your love for her, so an imitation or synthetic diamond may be perfectly acceptable. To avoid this, it would be a better idea for the couple to go shopping for a wedding ring together. This is because apart from the benefit that a man is assured that the his bride would like the ring that they would buy, the act of shopping together would make the canvassing process more enjoyable, which can help in purchasing a ring that fits their budget.
Explanation of Cut, Color and Clarity of This Diamond
Cut Quality Diamonds of premium cut proportions are almost as good as ideal. Most people will not be able to distinguish an idea cut from premium. Less diamond material is lost in the process of cutting the diamonds making it less expansive. One needs to keep in mind that appearance of a diamond is very subjective and cannot be fully evaluated just by their proportions along.
Color F color diamonds are close to colorless. F color grade is rare and only surpassed by colors D and E. The naked eye will not detect any presence of color. For perfectionists, look for diamonds with low fluorescence.
Clarity Diamonds of VS1 clarity are very slightly included grade one. VS1 diamonds with tiny inclusions that are difficult to locate. Only a trained eye looking through a 10X loupe can pinpoint the inclusions in this category. The inclusions are nearly impossible to see with the naked eye. Excellent buy by all means.