Cushion Cut diamonds have consistently been one of the most popular cuts for diamond engagement rings. Their understated classic elegance also brings a touch of class to other pieces of diamond jewelry such as necklaces, earrings, bracelets and dress rings.
The level of brilliance emitted from Round Cut diamonds is almost equal to a Round Diamond and this may be one of the major factors accounting for their enduring popularity.
Cushion cut diamonds have always been considered as a vintage style shape mainly because modern day Cushion Cut diamonds are a modified version evolving from an antique diamond shape referred to as “The Old Mine Cut” which is shaped like a square with cut corners (like a cushion) which allows for light to be refracted and reflected in a rainbow of colors. Cushion Cut diamonds are a truly stunning solitaire centerpiece or as part of a halo setting, so let’s take a closer look at these stunning diamonds.