How to Buy Colored Gemstones

Gemstones“Color is King” is an expression that sums up what colored gemstones are all about. Unlike diamonds, which are cut to maximize its light return and brilliance, colored gemstones are cut to show the best color possible.

While there is little variation in the way that cutters cut diamonds, gemstone cutters have a lot of creative freedom when working with rough. Variation in shape, facet arrangement, (more…)

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