Jewelry makers are moving from traditional designs to unique patterns that not only enhance the beauty of gems but also increase their value. Here are five unique cuts introduced by jewelry innovators that are known to double a gem’s value. Read more to find out who are the brains behind it and how they look.
Esperenza, an 8.52 carat diamond extracted from the Crater of Diamonds State Park, Arkansas, was recently cut. Keep reading to find out about the master gem cutter involved with Esperenza’s shaping and the shape it was cut into. Needless to say, Bobbie Oskarson, the owner of Esperenza, is extremely delighted.
An expertly cut and polished diamond helps with the “sparkle” by optimizing the stone’s relationship with light. Assessing the cut might not be as difficult as cutting a rough stone into a luminescent diamond, but it still requires a discerning eye. Here’s what you need to know to understand different diamond cuts and their appearance.