What does diamond color F mean?

The F color diamond is the last quality in the colorless range. It has an unnoticeable color tint that affects the diamond’s sparkle. It is an excellent balance of the highest quality range and value.

Is F VS1 diamond good?

For people who are on a budget and are conscious about clarity, VS1 diamonds are great options to consider when shopping for diamond jewelry. The VS1 grade provides good value for money and lies in a sweet spot on the clarity scale with very minor inclusions that are not visible to the naked eye.

What does a VVS diamond look like?

Technical speaking, VVS stands for very very slightly included. That means a VVS diamond only has a tiny number of microscopic inclusions that are difficult to see under 10x magnification. A VVS diamond will only have inclusions that impact neither the appearance nor the structure of the stone.

What is the best color for a diamond?

G-J (Near Colorless) Diamond Color Near colorless diamonds, (G, H, I, and J grades,) are the best value in diamonds. G color is just one step down from the truly Colorless tier, so it still appears very colorless.

What is the best clarity on a diamond?

For diamonds over 2 carats, a clarity grade of VS2 or higher is the safest bet for avoiding any signs of visible inclusions. In diamonds between 1 and 2 carats, clarity grades of SI1 or better will not have inclusions easily visible to the naked eye.

What diamond color is the best?

D color diamond
D color diamond is the highest grade and is extremely rare—the highest color grade that money can buy. Eight percent of customers choose a D color diamond.

Is color grade G diamond good?

As the highest color grade in the “near colorless” range of the scale, G color diamonds offer outstanding looks with a lower price tag than diamonds in the “colorless” range. This is an absolutely stunning diamond from Blue Nile that I think would be a phenomenal choice for any of our readers.

How can you tell a VVS from a diamond?

A VVS diamond is a very very slightly included diamond with tiny inclusions that can only be seen when under magnification. VVS diamonds are eye-clean—meaning you can’t see any blemishes with the naked eye. On the Clarity scale, VVS diamonds are one step away from an internally flawless (FL) diamond.

How much does a 1 carat round diamond cost?

In general, a 1 carat diamond costs between $1,800 and $12,000. The cost depends on factors such as the Cut quality, Clarity, Color and Shape of the diamond. Cut quality is the aspect that most greatly impacts a 1 carat diamond’s price and its beauty.

What’s the most expensive diamond color?

Red Diamonds
Red Diamonds are the rarest and thus the most expensive diamond color! They come only in a Fancy intensity and the color modifiers for them are purplish (purplish red diamonds) and brownish. Pure red diamonds almost don’t exist. The most known red diamond is the Mousaieff Red – a 5.11ct Pure Red diamond.

What does a F color diamond look like?

To the naked eye and under magnification, an F colored diamond will appear almost completely colorless. Diamonds with this color grade look colorless in any metal, including white metals like platinum and white gold. Just like with the other quality factors that make up the four Cs, the excellent color of an F color diamond comes at a price.

How much does a D color diamond cost?

Likewise, this 1.00 carat, D color, Vs1 clarity oval cut diamond from James Allen is $4,880. This diamond of the same shape, carat weight, clarity and a slightly lower cut quality is $4,530 — just 7% less expensive.

Which is more expensive F or H color diamonds?

Although F color diamonds are usually less expensive than D and E color diamonds, they’re quite a lot more expensive than G, H, I and J color diamonds . As we mentioned in our guide to D color diamonds, there’s no need to buy a diamond that has a very high color grade for it to look colorless once it’s in its setting.