Fancy Color Diamonds
In the diamond industry, there is something called fancy color diamonds. These diamonds are naturally colored and 100% natural from the ground. Contrary to popular belief these diamonds are not treated in any way. The best color in fancy color diamonds is pink as they are more are than any other fancy color.
When buying a diamond most people tend to choose white colors, however, there is a huge market for vendors looking for fancy colors.
Colors can include, fancy yellow, purple, pink, blue, and green. All these colors have their own way to distinguish between a treated diamond and a natural. Most commonly green colors are the ones in which people misrepresent as they claim they are natural when in fact they are color treated.
One of the most popular fancy color diamonds are yellow, this is because it isn’t as rare as the other colors, hence their price being significantly lower than most fancy colors.
Many of the people that purchase these diamonds are investors, and businessmen looking to store their money in something valuable. The value in these diamonds always stay or more often go up, making it a great choice for these investors.
The way to get your hands on one these diamonds is to know someone that works in the industry because you usually can’t just go to a regular jeweler and buy one. Also, there are many colors which just are not available for purchase due to their high demand. For example, fancy pink diamonds can have a waiting list of about a year which is selling for above list price. All these factors just prove how valuable a fancy color diamond is.
One more important thing to make sure before purchasing one of these diamonds is that you are not getting scammed with a color-treated diamond or even worse a cubic zirconia. There are many ways to tell all these factors, one of them by just going to a legitimate diamond lab such as GIA, EGL, IGI, DIA.
Lastly, make sure you get a proper certificate proving this, so should the need of you selling arise, it will be easier to get your money back fast.