Typical Diamond Shape Options | Veale Fine Jewellery

Diamond Shapes

A diamond’s shape sets the tone for the piece. Whether a diamond is standing proud or accompanied by other stones, we believe that it’s the choice of diamond shape, or combination of different shapes, that really makes a piece of jewellery belong to its owner.


At Veale Fine Jewellery, typical shapes that we work with are:


Oval
Founded in 1960, a popular alternative to the round diamond with a more modern look.

Emerald
Founded in 1500s, Stonecutters initially created this shape for the more fragile emerald gemstone.

Round Brilliant
Founded in 1900, the most popular and versatile shape of diamond on the market.

Cushion Cut
Founded in 1960 it is a variation of the round brilliant and…

Marquise Cut
Founded in 1960 it is a variation of the round brilliant and…

Pear Cut
Founded in 1960 it is a variation of the round brilliant and…