Round brilliant is the most common and popular shape of the polished diamond. Cut by excellent proportions round cut diamond shows better brilliance, fire, and scintillation or in a simple word, better play of light and color, than any other diamond’s shape. The price of the round cut diamond is always higher than same non-round fantasy shape diamond with same Color, Clarity and Weight parameters.
This square modified brilliant cut is one of the most popular non-round diamond’s shapes. Due to special pavilion chevron-shape faceting style, Princess cut displays brilliance close to the Round cut, good sparkle, and less fire. Its brilliance is not broad as in emerald step cut, white light reflection flashes narrower and often, similar to “crushed ice”. Surface area is smaller for 5 to 10 %, comparing to the same weight Round brilliant cut, due to the deep pavilion of the princess. Princess regularly is square or slightly rectangular shape. To protect the corners of the Princess, we hide them inside the prongs. To get the best of the Princess cut diamond look for the follows parameters: