Take your diamond pendant to a jeweler and have the setting checked at least once a year. Usually, it is sufficient to use a jewelry cloth (with two layers of cloths in different colors) that you can get from a jewelry accessory store. Don t use any hard object to clean sterling silver jewelry; even paper towel could scratch the surface.
Explanation of Cut, Color and Clarity of This Diamond
Cut Quality Good cut diamonds have very good proportions and are cut to reflect a large amount of light. Good cut diamonds exhibit a considerable measure of fire and brilliance. This diamond cut is generally created in order to save carat weight. Some bargains can be found in this category.
Color To most people G color diamonds will look absolutely colorless unless the diamonds of better color grade are used as a reference. Diamonds of G color grade offer an excellent trade off between diamond quality and affordability. GIA certified G color diamonds look exceptionally beautiful in platinum settings and make an excellent investment.
Clarity VS1 diamonds have very small inclusions. Usually an experienced grader does not find any internal faults, but does not have great difficulties to see the inclusions when he moves the diamond a little from side to side. Typical inclusions of this group are small, light clouds or small light cracks on the girdle.