Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but can you name all 10 classic diamond shapes?
Take a cue from New York City-based bespoke private jeweler Stephanie Gottlieb’s rock-studded Instagram. Gottlieb posted a two-photo gram of 10 drool-worthy diamond shapes that are most commonly seen across bridal and fine jewelry.
Test your diamond skills and try your best guess at the names of each shape before clicking on the right arrow to unveil the answers for each 2-carat wonder. As Gottlieb noted in her caption, it’s amazing to see how cut alone makes a huge difference in how carat weight appears, particularly how elongated shapes like an emerald or a marquise tend to look bigger.
Which shape is your favorite?