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Jun 28
Pear Shape vs Round Cut Diamond

“I'm interested in pear shape diamonds. Could you please let me know what kind of pendant setting I can choose from? In addition, may I know how sparkling they are in terms of brilliance, scintillation and fire compared to oval cut diamonds? While you’re at it, perhaps you can explain the differences between pear shape, oval, and round cut diamonds. ...Read More

By Danny
May 30
Asscher vs Emerald Cut Diamond Facet Structure

“My girlfriend told me that she really likes Asscher cut diamonds. However, when I search for Asscher cut diamonds, all the results indicate that the diamonds are square emerald cuts. I’ve seen emerald cut diamonds at a local jewelry store, they don’t look anything like an Asscher. Which leaves me totally confused. Can you shed some light on the situation ...Read More

By Danny
May 11
Oval Cut Diamond - Cut Grade for Fancy Shape Diamonds

What does GIA-N/A mean? How does this compare to AGS-IDEAL. What is the best cut for each shape of diamond? Do they differ? I'm interested in an oval, princess or possibly brilliant cut diamond, as it would depend on the setting. 1.2 - 2 carat wt, but quality of the diamond is more important than carat. Would like to stay ...Read More

By Danny
May 9

“I’ve been shopping for engagement rings for a while now. I’m really sold on the idea of a hearts and arrows round diamond. In fact, I was just about to pull the trigger on one of the new Black by Brian Gavin hearts and arrows diamonds. But then, I overheard my girlfriend talking with her sister about a friend’s engagement ...Read More

By Danny
Apr 25
blue vs red aset images

“I’m considering this 1.046 carat, G-color, VS-1 clarity, Brian Gavin Signature round diamond that exhibits very strong blue fluorescence, and am wondering about the balance of blue vs red in ASET image, because this one appears to exhibit a lot more red than green or blue and I’m not sure whether that is a good or a bad thing. I’m ...Read More

By Danny
Apr 14
How to read an Aset of a Princess Cut Diamond

“I’m shopping for a princess cut diamond engagement ring and a friend recommended me to your site, he purchased a Brian Gavin Signature round diamond about a year ago. The diamond he bought truly is stunning and he told me that is because it is of the highest cut quality, and showed me the beautiful pattern of hearts and arrows, ...Read More

By Danny
Apr 13

“I’ve read a lot of testimonials and blog posts about how great looking Brian Gavin Signature diamonds are supposed to be, but I’m not certain that I’d be able to tell the difference between an ideal and a super ideal cut diamond. It seems like the people who purchased ideal cut diamonds write posts that support and justify their buying ...Read More

By Danny
Apr 10
GIA Certificate for Brian Gavin Diamonds

“I’m shopping for a diamond and keep running across references to the GIA. I understand that the GIA is a gemological laboratory, but it seems like it’s more than that. I get the impression that the GIA also trains people to be gemologists. But it also seems like a research laboratory and perhaps a governing body within the industry? What ...Read More

By Danny
Mar 31
What color diamond should I buy?

“I’ve read your tutorial on diamond color grades, and feel that I have a good grasp of the basics. However, what I’m trying to figure out is what color diamond should I buy? I understand that D-color is the highest color grade and that is considered to be colorless. But then I’ve read posts by people who purchased I-color, J-color ...Read More

By Danny
Mar 29
should i buy i1-i2 clarity diamonds?

“I’ve been researching buying a diamond online, and it seems that diamond cut quality should be my primary concern. My girlfriend really wants a one carat diamond, and I’d like the diamond to face-up really white. We’ve talked about it and both of us are all right with being able to see a small inclusion or two, as long as ...Read More

By Danny


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