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Diamond Shape

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Diamond Shape

How Diamond Shape Affects Price

Shape is an important consideration when buying a diamond as it directly influences price. Round diamonds tend to be priced higher than other shapes because of their incredible brilliance, market demand, and increased manufacturing costs. Non-round diamonds are referred to as fancy shapes. Blue Nile offers nine fancy options, including princess, emerald, Asscher, cushion, marquise, radiant, oval, pear and heart.

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Diamond Carat

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Diamond Carat
  1. “Buy shy” to save money. Select a carat weight slightly below the whole and half-carat marks. For example, instead of a 2.00 carat diamond, consider buying a 1.90 carat weight. This will save a considerable amount of money, and the slight difference will never be noticed.

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF JEWELRY MAKING

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF JEWELRY MAKING
 Jewelry in its most archaic form was mainly made of bones, teeth, shells, and other found objects. The first type of metal jewelry is dated to 7000 BCE, when a piece of copper jewelry was found. Since then, our methods of making jewelry with stones and metals has expanded into one of the biggest industries, and is one of the oldest trades on Earth.

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