Natural Diamond Council


Whether it’s a token of first love, a celebration of achieving a life goal or simply the beginning of a journey marked by support, solitaires are often the epitome of expression.

From the first 15th-century engagement ring and Victorian round studs from the royal vault to Lady Gaga’s newsworthy yellow Tiffany diamond, some solitaires need no introduction. Standing by itself, a single diamond setting is indeed proof that less is more. But to navigate the details— what combination of 4C’s best suits your style and budget, what setting is most versatile or which profile is best to display the diamond can be daunting.