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Things to remember while choosing Diamonds or Pearls

Davy Greene July 4, 2015

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Diamonds and pearls are two forms of jewellery. Diamonds are commonly symbol of romance. Diamonds and pearls are appreciated because of their brilliance, style and luxury effect. With right information, you will be able to choose the diamonds and pearls in flexible budget. Here are some simple tips and information related to diamonds and pearls. By following them you will select the best diamonds and pearls under a budget.

How to Select a Diamond:

1. Diamond Cut: The cut of diamonds allow it to make the best use of light. It is very important property for judging the quality of diamonds. The ideal angle for diamond is 41 degree. Diamonds have a great refractive Index, which gives it brilliant effect. When a diamond is cut correctly then the light is reflected from one facet to another.

Some Most Popular Shapes of Diamonds:

• Brilliant
• Marquise
• Oval Heart
• Emerald
• Pearl

2. Choose a Diamond Colour: The price of any diamond depends on the four factors including:

• Cut
• Colour
• Clarity
• Carat Weight

There are number of colours available for diamonds in which you can choose them which suits your style.

• Colour Grade Shape D
• Colour Grade Shape E
• Colour Grade Shape F
• Colour Grade Shape G
• Colour Grade Shape I
• Colour Grade Shape J
• Colour Grade Shape K
• Colour Grade Shape L
• Colour Grade Shape M

3. Clarity of Diamond: The clarity of diamond depends upon the size and number of inclusions in it. An inclusion can interface with the light passing through the diamond. Diamonds have the ability of producing more reflection than any other gemstones. Diamonds are free from internal flaws and inclusion is very expensive.

How to Select a Pearl:

Basically there are five major factors that determine the quality of any pearl. So it is very important that you consider all these factors, because each pearl has its different property. Following are some basic properties of pearls that set a guideline while buying a pearl.

1. Luster Pearl: Luster is measured as quantity of light reflects from the pearl surface. The Luster is high quality pearl whose quality is reflected from its shining surface. Any pearl which is either too white or dull is considered as the low quality pearl. The highest quality pearl with Luster is ‘MIKIMOTO’. These types of pearls can be found very easily. There are many shops that sell the best quality diamonds and pearls Perth at attractive price.

2. Pearl Colour: There are wide ranges of pearl colours that are available in the market but the basic colours are cream, gray, blue and pink. But the most attractive pearl colours are white and pink because these types of pearls are flatter and have wide range of skin tones.

3. Size of Pearl: The price of pearl depends on the size of pearl. Pearls are measured in diameters increments of millimetres. The classic Akoya Pearl is a type of pearl and starts ranges from 3.5 mm to 10 mm and South Sea Pearl Starts at 8 mm and can be large up to 18 mm.

Diamond and Pearls are two high qualities from of jewelleries. They are one of the most high quality products to purchase so it very important that before buying them you are familiar with them. You can visit galaxy bead shop and buy top quality diamonds and pearls.

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