Natural Fancy canary yellow diamonds
Fancy yellow or canary yellow diamonds actually start within the white colour range of diamonds. What makes the fancy yellow diamond different from the regular off white yellow diamonds is simply that it has a bright and attractive appearance. The yellow colour in natural yellow diamonds is caused by trace amounts of nitrogen within the lattice structure of the diamond. Natural fancy yellow diamonds can also show many secondary colours such as orange, brown and green. Most natural yellow diamond are cut into fancy shapes like radiant and cushion cut as they have a much deeper cut which helps to increase the colour saturation of the gem.
What price are fancy yellow diamonds?
While most fancy coloured diamonds tend to be very expensive the price of a fancy yellow diamond is much more affordable and are actually around the same price as a good white diamond. Although there are still quite rare diamonds the quantity of yellow diamond available more equals the market demand for these stones making them quite affordable.
Fancy intense and vivid yellow diamonds
Fancy yellow coloured diamonds can range from very light yellow to a rich deep vivid yellow. For affordability and appearance we find that most people favor the fancy intense yellow diamonds as fancy yellow tends to still be just on the slightly lighter saturation. Still affordable and for those people wanting a very rich coloured diamond the fancy vivid grade will look magnificent.
How to choose a fancy yellow Diamond Jewellery Consultants
Choosing a fancy yellow diamond is quite different to choosing a white diamond. With a white diamond they are chosen for the quality of their cut and brilliance. A fancy yellow diamond is chosen for its colour much more than the quality of its cut or clarity. Although the cut and clarity of a fancy yellow are still important will still have a effect on the appearance the price is most determined by the intensity of the colour. Choosing the colour intensity of the diamond is quite subjective to the client but with the help of your diamond consultant you can choose the right grade diamond.
Buy a fancy yellow diamond from Diamond Brokers Queensland
Diamond Brokers Queensland find that yellow diamonds tend to be the most popular buy for coloured diamonds and make for a very unique engagement ring or yellow diamond eternity ring. They are well complemented in a halo or three stone setting with white diamonds to add a contrast to the yellow colour and add more sparkle. If you are thinking of buying a fancy yellow diamond ring please give us a call and we can assist you with your selection.
In recent years the number of yellow diamond has increased significantly. The investment opportunity in natural fancy diamonds is good but must be selected correctly. Although popular the yellow diamond is a much slower selling diamond than the white diamonds and is best as an addition to a portfolio collection of diamonds. An investment yellow diamond must have certain criteria to invest correctly and the best diamonds tend to be 2-3ct in size with a strong intensity and high cut and clarity. As with an investment diamond it is always best to consult a diamond specialist before you purchase to make sure you are selecting the right diamond and purchasing it at the right price.