- A Good to Very Good cut provides the most economical heart cut.
- A length/width ratio of 0.95-1.05 might be a little less expensive but still looks great.
Heart Cut Diamonds: Love Can Not Be Any Clearer.
Often considered one of the most romantic of diamond cuts, the heart-shaped diamond requires a clever cutter to master the unique heart pattern that resembles a pear shape with a small cleft at the top. It is recommended when choosing a heart shaped diamond to focus mainly on cut, with a high clarity and color to maximize the sparkle of the diamond. You may also want to determine its proportions – whether it appears elongated, too stout or too long – as the optimum cut will yield the most fire and brilliance of the diamond.
The ideal proportions for a heart cut diamond would fall into this range: