They were created a million years ago and have been worshipped in
times past, admired in times present and will be with us in times to
Whether you are
indulging yourself or someone else, choosing a diamond is an exciting,
exhilarating experience but may become a little daunting, especially
when it comes to the difficult question of cost.
The four factors, which
make up a diamonds characteristics, are known as the 4 cís and it is a
combination of these four factors that determine a diamonds value.
The higher the
combination of the 4 cís the more rare and consequently the more
valuable the diamond. What
you may choose to spend on one of natureís most superb creations is
entirely up to you. How a
diamond reaches its value is dependant on the following four points: