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Diamond Q&A

In this section of the site, I publish some interesting private exchanges I have had with readers of the site who have contacted me via the “Ask a Question” form. I believe you will find that the questions and answers are both interesting and educational. Of course, names have been removed to preserve privacy.

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Q&A: Looking for a Round Diamond for a White Gold Three-Stone Setting With a $2,200 Budget

I found this beautiful diamond ring at Kay, but I can’t’ say I really want to buy from Kay. I was looking online and was having trouble finding something similar, I was wondering if you could help?–1/leo-diamond-engagement-ring-3-4-ct-tw-14k-white-gold James Allen has a gorgeous setting that’s similar to the Kay’s one: 14K WHITE GOLD CATHEDRAL PAVE …

Q&A: Help Finding a Round Diamond for Around $13k-15k Budget

Is there going to be a big difference between the L and the K, is it worth the extra $1000? Thought the better color might be a good idea in case we want to put it in white gold one day. Do you think this will be eye clean? Will the K color be bad …

Q&A: Help Finding a Cushion Cut Diamond for Around $6,000 Budget

Hello, was checking out these diamonds on James Allen. All 3 look nice on paper, and within my budget. Which one would have the most brilliance and fire? Is there one that you would recommend over the others? Thank you. The diamonds you selected are eye-clean, but I’m not able to tell …

Q&A: Help Choosing Between Two 1.50 Ct. Oval Diamonds

I’m currently doing for an engagement ring, and stumbled upon your site and its great articles. I found these 2 diamonds, that to my eye look basically the same and thought I’d see if you’d be so kind as to give me your opinion on it the d color diamond would be noticably better in …

Q&A: Experience Shopping for Diamond Studs on a 4k Budget

Hi there, I am looking at buying a pair of diamond studs and was hoping you could give me a little guidance. I found the below pair that look eye clean to me, but the first one has a cloud inclusion someone from James Allen told me could make the diamond look hazy and less …

Q&A: Looking for a Round Diamond for a Halo Setting With a $4,000 Budget

Hi! I need help find an oval diamond stone. Our maximum budget on the stone is CAD 4,000. I want it to look as close as possible to a 1 carat because I’m a size 7 and have big hands and I have found bigger stones look more flattering. I do want as much brilliance …

Q&A: Help Choosing an Emerald Cut Diamond With a $4,000 Budget

Hello! I am looking to purchase this diamond from James Allen. Do you think this is a good one to buy? I have read your recommendations and it seems to line up very well. Thank you and looking forward to your response 🙂 This diamond is not a good one. It has a …

Q&A: Choosing an Emerald Cut Diamond for a Bead Accent Pave Setting with Around $2,500 Budget

Hello. Thank you for offering this service. I am looking for an emerald cut with a budget between $2000 and $2500. Would you be able to make any recommendations? I did find these: I absolutely love the H IF you sent me: It looks amazing. The E VS2 has a bit too …

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