From A Stone To Polished Diamonds And Finally To Your Jewellery
Natural diamonds are the epitome of strength and resilience. It’s a prized possession bought to commemorate a special moment and occasion or to be passed down from generation to generation as a family heirloom. Diamond has its class and stature.
Diamonds are complete in themselves. It doesn’t need any extra effort to look all beautiful and elegant. But before it goes to your jewellery, the natural diamonds go through a long enduring process, to make you and your diamond jewellery, be it diamond ring, or diamond earring, or a necklace, every jewellery of yours gets to look royal and regal.
No two diamonds are identical, as they are naturally produced, thus they are precious.
The first and foremost step is to mine for diamonds from its ores. Diamond mining is also safe for the environment. The leading diamond mining companies are committed to safeguarding the environment and ensuring sustainable management of the natural resource. what else is better than, when something makes your life better without harming the natural system of the universe. That’s one more reason for the diamond to be so loved by everyone.
The second stage to get the best diamond for you is to find a rough diamond
After the rocks are mined, finding the rough diamond is a crucial task. Once the ore is crushed the rough diamonds are separated. This process is done by putting a theme over a Grease belt, as diamonds are attracted by grease. Then these rough diamonds are measured and sorted before going to the next step, cutting and polishing.
Facts considered before cutting the diamond and finally polishing
● Return on Investment (RoI)
Diamond has emotional as well as financial value attached to it, it depends on who holds the diamond. For the manufacturer, it’s the financial value that matters the most. Thus he tries and examines the rough diamond before cutting the fine diamond from its, on how he could retain the maximum value. Diamond is then marked in a way to get the highest yields, considering the clarity, two or three diamonds can be made from one rough diamond.
Diamond is mostly priced based on color, clarity, and carat. However, cut also plays an important role in the pricing of diamonds. Like a heart-shaped diamond requires more skill, thus a heart shape diamond would be priced higher than a round shape diamond. This is another decision to be made by the expert before cutting the right shaped diamond from the rough.
A special saw is used which rotates at a speed of 4000 revolutions per minute, or a laser is used to cut the rough diamond into different pieces. This process is known as diamond sawing, takes an approximate time of 4 to 8 hours.
It requires a diamond to cut through a diamond. We all have heard of it and it’s true. So it’s not the copper blade that cuts through the diamond, but the coating of diamond dust on it helps in cutting the diamond.
The final stage is to make the diamond refined – Polishing
The process of polishing the diamond is called brillianteering. In this process, the facets of the cut diamond are polished so that they reflect and refract the optimum amount of light.
It’s the final polish that gives the fire, brilliance, and sparkle that your diamond holds in it. The diamond polish is graded based on excellent, very good, fair, poor, and very poor.
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