Learn About Diamonds
At Monty's our aim is to educate you so that you feel confident with your purchase - not just when you receive your diamond ring, but forever.
Our comprehensive diamond knowledge section explains all the important aspects of a diamond's characteristics known as the 4 Cs of diamond quality. These are Cut, Colour, Clarity and Carat Weight. We will cover each of these very important factors alongside diamond shape below so you'll be ready to find your perfect stone.
Diamond Education Part 1: Shape
Discover all the common diamond shapes in this handy guide.
Diamond Education Part 2: Colour & Clarity
Colour and clarity are two of the most important things to consider when deciding on a diamond ring. Learn what the different terms and grades are all about.
Diamond Education Part 3: Carat Weight & Cut
Carat weighet and cut are the last two parts of the 4 Cs. Both play important roles in the radiance of a diamond.