Cut, Carat, Color and Clarity - are the universal language of the diamond. Understanding this language will help you understand your diamond.
The term "cut" has two references: One is the diamond's shape, the other is the quality, determined by its proportions, symmetry and polish. The top-selling diamond cut shape is the round brilliant. Other cut shapes including princess, marquise, pear, heart, oval, emerald, radiant, cushion and Asscher are considered fancy cut.