A diamond, although just a stone, is the hardest substance on earth and has for centuries intrigued and awed people...but not in its raw form, in it's cut and polished splendor.
In this section learn just what a diamond is and what makes a cut diamond a "Super Ideal" and how not all Ideals are the same. Understand proportion and symmetry and what's currently viewed as "Ideal". Discover Hearts & Arrows — the good and the bad, and how they can be seen in the very best ideal cut diamonds. And finally, learn just what makes a diamond special.