Lab-grown diamond engagement rings are surging in popularity as a beautiful, affordable, and more sustainable approach to mined diamonds. When you choose to purchase a created diamond for your partner, you have just as many options for ring settings and diamonds but all at a better price.
Diamond engagement rings are still a precious tradition that says "yes, forever," but with created diamonds, there's no need to sacrifice quality for the sake of a budget. Whether it's a large, flawless solitaire or an intricate double halo, you can give your partner the engagement ring of their dreams without any sacrifice.
No. Cubic zirconia is not a diamond, it is merely a diamond simulant, meaning that it looks similar but not exactly like a diamond. In fact, a cubic zirconia contains zero carbon, whereas diamonds (mined and grown) are made entirely from carbon.
Yes! Lab grown diamonds display the same physical, chemical, and optical characteristics as earth mined diamonds. They are both made from carbon and have the same hardness and refractive index. So yes, they are real diamonds!
Like natural diamonds, lab grown diamonds will vary in color, clarity, and cut. Each one is unique. Lab grown diamonds may contain minor internal or surface inclusions, comparable to high quality earth-mined diamonds. Lab grown diamonds are graded against the same standards that earth-mined diamonds are.
Yes! Where as it is incredibly hard to guarentee the same from earth-mined diamonds, you can track the creation of lab grown diamonds from start to finish.
Yes! You can buy a lab grown diamond of the same quality and size as an earth-mined diamond, you can expect to save 30%-40% on average.