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What’s your diamond’s clarity—the second of the 4Cs

Diamonds are under a lot of pressure. Literally. Because they grow deep in the earth, and experience massive heat and pressure, they naturally have certain amount of what the GIA calls “birthmarks”: internal, which are called inclusions, and external, referred to as blemishes. The GIA Clarity Scale The fewer the inclusions and blemishes, the higher […]

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