What are Cushion-Cut Diamonds?
Cushion-cut diamonds, also called "pillow" diamonds are an older diamond shape, that is in a square or rectangular shape with rounded corners (great if you are looking for a vintage look!). Cushion-cut engagement rings have gained popularity recently, for its elegant pillow shape tends to have one of the highest diamond fires (meaning the colored sparkle you see when light hits the diamond).
Buying a Cushion-Cut Engagement Ring?
If she likes the style of a sparkly halo ring, a cushion-cut diamond makes for a breathtaking center stone. Cushion engagement rings are also perfect if you are looking to buy a larger diamond engagement ring. A cushion-cut engagement ring is an excellent choice if you are searching for a vintage-inspired engagement ring with a minimal look.
Want to learn more about this diamond shape? Read our cushion-cut diamonds buying guide!
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