Very, Very Slight Inclusions
Very Slight Inclusions
The “safe zone” for clarity in a Brilliant diamond would be VS2 or above, while in a Step-cut diamond, it would be VS1 or above. Generally speaking, we advise that if the stone appears to be “eye clean” (one cannot see imperfections to the naked eye), there is a lot of value to be found in a SI1 or even SI2 quality stone.
The Cut is comprised of several measurements of a diamond’s proportions, arrangement and alignment of the facets, and quality of the polish, which all determine how the facets interact with light.
A diamond’s Color grade refers to the presence or lack of tint in the diamond. Generally referring to a yellow tint.