Marquise Cut

The marquise shape diamond is an unusual shape. However, the length of the diamond can compliment the hand. Many Irish brides like the marquise shape for this reason. All certified by GIA, HRD or IGI Antwerp.

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FAQs – Marquise Cut Diamonds

What is a marquise cut diamond?

A marquise cut diamond is a diamond cut that features an elongated shape with a combination of both brilliant and step-cut facets, which creates a unique and elegant appearance.

How does a marquise cut diamond compare to other diamond cuts in terms of appearance?

A marquise cut diamond has a unique and elegant appearance with a high level of sparkle and fire, and an elongated shape that makes the diamond appear larger than other cuts of the same weight.

How does the cost of a marquise cut diamond compare to other diamond cuts?

The cost of a marquise cut diamond can vary depending on its carat weight, color, and clarity, but it is generally less expensive than a round cut diamond of the same carat weight.

Can a marquise cut diamond be used in engagement rings?

Yes, marquise cut diamonds are a popular choice for engagement rings due to their unique and elegant appearance.

Can a marquise cut diamond be worn everyday?

Yes, a marquise cut diamond is a durable gemstone and can be worn every day without fear of damage.

Is a marquise cut diamond a good alternative to other diamond cuts?

A marquise cut diamond is a popular alternative to other diamond cuts such as round and cushion for those looking for a unique and elegant shape.

How should I care for my marquise cut diamond jewelry?

To take care of your marquise cut diamond jewelry, you should avoid exposing it to harsh chemicals and ultrasonic cleaning. Clean your marquise cut diamond jewelry with a mild soap and warm water, and store it in a safe place.

How can I tell if a diamond is marquise cut?

A professional jeweler can usually identify a marquise cut diamond by its elongated shape and the presence of a combination of both brilliant and step-cut facets.

Are there any specific considerations when buying a marquise cut diamond?

When buying a marquise cut diamond, you should consider the symmetry and the angles of the tapered end. A good symmetry will give the diamond a more balanced and elegant appearance. Additionally, because of the diamond’s shape, it can appear smaller than other diamond cuts of the same weight, so it is important to consider the diamond’s carat weight.

Can a marquise cut diamond be paired with other gemstones?

Yes, marquise cut diamonds can be paired with other gemstones such as sapphires, rubies, or emeralds in a side stone engagement ring, or even in a halo setting. They can also be used in three-stone engagement rings or in a pave setting. Additionally, marquise cut diamond can be paired with other diamonds to create a unique and elegant look.

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