Your Loose Diamonds Four C's




 The following fundamental information will help you evaluate your diamond choice and help you select a diamonds that has the proper parameters to optimize its beauty and value. .


The are four main factors which determine the value and beauty of a diamond are: Size (Carat weight), Cut, Color and Clarity.  They are often identified as the "Four C's".

Carat Size:

Diamonds weight is expressed in carats.  Carat weight is the easiest of the four C's to determine.  To get the exact weight, however, the diamond must be loose.  One carat is divided into 100 "points" so that a diamond of 50 points is described as a half carat in size, or 0.50 carat.    Within common weight ranges, there is little or no variation in per-carat price. 

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