How to Buy a Diamond: Step-by-Step Guide.
- First, identify the diamond shape.
- Set a carat weight minimum based on the recipient's preferences. If they have their heart set on a one carat diamond, even the most beautiful half carat stone will be a disappointment.
- Start with the highest quality diamond of the shape and carat weight minimum you identified in steps 1 and 2, and begin making concessions in the following order until you arrive at a diamond that fits your budget:
- If after following the steps above, you are still outside your budget, repeat the process with new thresholds:
- At this point, if you are still outside your budget, your next step will depend on your individual preferences and needs.
- Enter our diamond shop use the filters to narrow your search to suite your budget.
- Once you identified call us and make an appointment to inspect your dream diamond.