When looking at gemstones, we base our choices on the 4Cs – Cut, Carat, Clarity and Colour. These are the objective and widely-recognised standards of diamond quality.
Although each is independently evaluated and classified, we always advise that you keep the 4Cs in mind when selecting a gem. If you’d prefer a larger stone, you may consider the carat weight to be most important, while those seeking the most beautiful jewellery within their budget might focus on the colour or clarity. Deciding on your own preferences before searching for a new piece may help you to choose