A square diamond with eligance that’s not that square
- A Good to Very God cut provides the best value.
- A length/width ratio of 0.95 - 1.05 might be a little less expensive but still looks great.
Princess Cut Diamonds: One Of The Most Popular Non-Round Diamonds.
Among the non-round diamond shapes, princess ranks among the most popular. The unique cut and enchanting brilliance make the princess cut a favorite diamond engagement ring. The cut has a square shape with pointed corners. The color grading for princess cut is important - as a princess cut diamond with a color grade of J or lower will enhance the unwanted colors in the diamond corners. Princess cut diamonds can also vary sharply in how square or rectangular they are.
The ideal proportions for a princess cut diamond fall into the following range: