Special Cut Diamond Shapes
Bochic – Designer Shapes
Bochic diamonds are selected by designers who are always on the lookout for extraordinary colors and shapes. The diamond sources are from conflict free zones and the diamonds are lasered with the Bochic logo on their girdle. Special shapes include the octagon, cushion, and the princess. The Bochic Woman is considered to be the embodiment of independent spirit, confidence, style, adventure, and zest for life. An example of this is the actress, Ali Larter, who wore Bochic rose cut diamond earrings to an event recently at a Hollywood nightclub. Angelina Jolie wore a Bochic necklace to the Academy Awards in 2007.
Brilliant 10, each facet is polished with a precise and calculated technique to achieve perfect proportion and symmetry. Polished with 71 facets, the Brilliant 10 diamond reveals a cascading light with an intensity second to none. Each facet is shaped in a precise and calculated technique to reveal a perfect 10 arrow star when viewed from above and a perfect 10 heart pattern when viewed from below through the Ideal Scope. Visible evidence that the diamond is cut to perfection.
Modified round – 100 facets. Proprietary cut of Christ Jewelers with headquarters in Germany. Set in rings. Distinctive packaging. Proprietary cut of Christ Jewelers with headquarters in Germany where their jewelry and watches “have been delighting customers for 140 years’. They have 200 stores in Germany and 79 in Switzerland, and claim to be the top brand in the retail jewelry business.
Brilliant Lady 21
A new multi-faceted round diamond cut, the Brilliant Lady 21 cut, includes 221 facets -56 crown facets - 64 pavilion facets and a culet facet, as well as 100 minute facets polished on the girdle. The branded cut is marketed as an exclusive “Made in Antwerp'” diamond. HRD Certificates issued with its proprietary name printed clearly on each certificate.
Brilliant Rose diamonds are 66 faceted modified rounds developed for the markets in Malaysia and Singapore. The factory in South Africa selects the rough diamonds mined domestically and cuts and polishes the Brilliant Rose based on orders. As these are purely South African products, the brand authenticates the country of origin in the certificates. Each Brilliant Rose is issued with a certificate stating its cut, color, clarity and carat weight and the exact measurements. The diamond is laser-inscribed at its girdle with an identification number as recorded at the central Brilliant Rose Registry in New York.
The Buddha Diamond - 56 facets – is a modified brilliant buddha shape diamond that was polished in the shape of a meditating Buddha. The diamond is completely handcrafted work of art sculpted from a single rough diamond. It is said to refract light and “glitter in the 7 colors of the rainbow”. Buddha Diamond CY retains exclusive rights to the cut, marketing, and sales of the diamond worldwide. Buddha Diamond is a registered trademark. Offices in Antwerp, Bangkok, and New York.
Bulaire Champagne Diamonds
Kiah, an Australian aboriginal word meaning “coming from a beautiful place” celebrates the essence of feminism. This new branded diamond set in a jewelry collection is based on natural fancy color champagne diamonds and is retailed through Kiah showrooms across India.
It doesn’t look like a butterfly, but that is the name that appears on the patent database for this new octagonal design - with 73 facets. Patent granted to Dilip Mehta.
Butterfly – 41 facets – Canada – Guy Couture - US Patent 6158243. The first polished diamond produced in Quebec was revealed by Twin Mining Corp. and its private associate Papillon Gemme. The average stone is E color and SI1 quality.
This unique butterfly shape solitaire diamond engagement ring features prong setting of butterfly shape diamond weighing 0.90 carat. The diamond is a butterfly cut of D color and SI2 clarity. Included gemological appraisal for insurance and gift box packaging.