A diamond symbolizes eternal love, purity and strength. Besides their beauty, there is just something special about diamonds. Maybe their allure can be attributed to their uniqueness. Just like everyone one of us, no two diamonds are the same. This allows you the wonderful opportunity to choose every aspect of your diamond, from shape and size to everything in between. While fun it can also be overwhelming. We’ve compiled this diamond education guide to help explain the most important decisions you’ll need to make and how to get the most for your money. If you have any questions just Ask Stefano, Mazal Diamond Creative Director and 3rd generation jewelry designer.

Diamond Buying Guide: The 4 C’s & Beyond

It’s become the standard of all diamond education, learning about the 4 C’s: Cut, Color, Clarity and Carat. We present this insider’s guide to choosing the right diamond. See which characteristics are the most important and advice on how to maximize your budget.

Insist on Conflict Free

No matter what diamond you choose, no matter where you choose to purchase from, please only buy a conflict free diamond. Mazal Diamond pledges all diamonds sold are 100% conflict free. Learn more about conflict diamonds, aka blood diamonds, and what is being done to prevent their sale.

Diamond Shapes

Diamonds come in many gorgeous shapes, from the most popular round brilliant to pear, princess, cushion and more. We’ve compiled a comprehensive guide of diamonds shapes. Learn a bit of their history, how many facets they contain and which settings are right to compliment them.


Make sure you get what you pay for! All diamonds and diamond jewelry from Mazal come with a free certificate from an independent grading lab. We’ll show you how to read a grading report, your personal guarantee. Plus, see which are the only labs we use – the 3 most respected in the industry.

Keep your precious jewel looking like the day you bought it. Simple & inexpensive cleaning tips, storage ideas and what to avoid.

Tips on making sure you’re covered, just in case. We’ll make it really easy: Mazal Diamond offers 1 year of Free Insurance.

Do you really know what a diamond is? Test your knowledge by taking our diamond quiz. Plus, see our diamond timeline.