Ritani's diamond stud earrings are perfect for everyday wear as well as for life's special occasions. This classic jewelry staple will make a great gift for yourself or a loved one. Round-cut diamonds and princess-cut diamonds are the most popular choice for diamond studs - or choose a more unique yet sophisticated diamond shape like Asscher cut diamond studs or oval cut diamond studs. Ritani offers both earth-grown diamond studs and lab-grown diamond options.
While shopping for diamond earrings, it's important to take note of their CTW (Carat Total Weight). This means that if you are interested in 1 CTW diamond earring, each earring will be 0.50 carats. When shopping for diamond stud earrings for men, stick with simple studs in a four-prong setting or a martini setting. The most favored shapes for men are round-cut or princess-cut diamonds.
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You’ll find the best deals on diamond stud earrings by shopping online. Online retailers like Ritani offer the lowest prices on earth-grown and lab-grown diamond stud earrings.
It’s important to frequently clean your diamond stud earrings to keep them as sparkly as the day you first got them! Cleaning diamond stud earrings is easy – just soak the earrings in a cup or bowl of warm water mixed with a few drops of dish soap for about 20 minutes. Make sure to scrub each earring with a soft toothbrush to remove any dirt or residue, then rinse them off with warm water. Never rinse earrings over an open drain where you could lose them.
In order to buy a pair of high-quality earrings, it’s essential that you first educate yourself on the 4 Cs – the 4 Cs stand for Cut, Color, Clarity, and Carat. The 4 Cs are used to determine the quality and value of a diamond. Next, you should determine which diamond shape is your favorite – round-cut diamond studs are the most common, followed by princess-cut diamond stud earrings. Diamond stud earrings can come in any shape, so don’t be afraid to choose a more unique shape.
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It really depends on the size and quality of the diamonds, as well as the metal used for the setting. Lab-grown diamond studs will cost much less than earth-grown diamond studs. You can spend anywhere from $300 to $5,000 or more.
The easiest and most accurate way to determine if a diamond stud earring is real would be to take it to a jeweler who can use a diamond tester on it. You can also examine each earring through a loupe to see if the stone has inclusions. Most real diamonds will have inclusions – its diamond imitations that don’t. Another tip – look for a hallmark on the metal part of the earring. Hallmarks are usually found on the earring backing. Genuine diamond jewelry will be made with quality metals, such as white gold, yellow gold, rose gold, or platinum. Costume jewelry, on the other hand, is crafted with low-quality metals. Check out our article 7 Ways to Spot Fake Diamonds to learn more.
There is no formula to determine the right diamond stud size to buy. For everyday wear, consider diamond studs with a total carat weight of 1 ¼ or under. Those with smaller earlobes may want to consider smaller diamond studs (1 CTW or under), as larger diamond studs may weigh down your ears!
When it comes to diamond stud earrings, the size you choose is up to you. If you are looking for diamond stud earrings for everyday wear, look into studs with a total carat weight of 1 ¼ or below. If you have smaller earlobes, diamond studs that are 1 CTW or under may work better for you.
Diamond stud earrings are perfect for any occasion. Diamond stud earrings look best when worn with other diamond jewelry pieces, for example, diamond necklaces, but really, they work well with any other type of jewelry. If you have multiple ear piercings, diamond studs can be worn in any hole. If you are wearing multiple diamond stud earrings, put the largest diamond stud in your first earlobe piercing, followed by gradually smaller diamond studs in each hole.
Real diamond stud earrings will vary in cost depending on their shape, size, quality, and origin – for example, lab-grown diamonds are much more affordable than earth-grown diamonds. Expect to spend anywhere from $300 to $5,000 or more on your diamond studs. To save on your diamond stud earrings, choose fancy-shaped diamonds as round-cut diamonds are the most expensive shape. Design your own earrings to create the perfect earrings for your budget.
The cost of 1-carat diamond stud earrings will vary greatly depending on the shape, quality, and origin of the diamonds – lab-grown diamonds are far more affordable than earth-grown diamonds. The metal used to craft the earrings will also change the price significantly. 1-carat diamond stud earrings can cost anywhere from $800 to $6,000 or more depending on their color grade, clarity grade, and more. Design your own 1-carat diamond stud earrings to create the perfect earrings for your budget, or chat with one of our diamond experts to learn how you can save on your diamonds.
The cost of 2-carat diamond stud earrings will depend on many factors such as shape, diamond quality, and origin of the diamonds (lab-grown diamonds are 30-50% less expensive than earth-grown diamonds). The fineness of the metal used in the earrings will also affect the price; for example, 18kt white gold costs more than 14kt white gold. 2-carat diamond stud earrings can cost anywhere from $2,000 to $40,000 depending on all these factors. Design your own 2-carat diamond stud earrings to create the perfect pair of earrings for your budget, or chat with one of our certified gemologists to learn how to save on your 2-carat diamond studs.
The price of 1-carat diamond stud earrings will vary on many factors, such as the shape of the diamonds, the quality of the diamonds, and the origin of the diamonds – lab-grown diamonds are far less expensive than earth-grown diamonds. Additionally, the quality of the metal used to craft the earrings will affect the price. For example, platinum is much more costly than 14kt white gold. Expect to spend anywhere from $800 to $6,000 or more depending on the diamonds’ color grade, clarity grade, and more. Design your own 1-carat diamond stud earrings to create the right earrings for your budget, or chat with one of our certified gemologists to learn how you can save on your diamonds.
Typically, colorless diamond stud earrings with a D color grade, a Flawless clarity grade, and an Ideal cut will be the most expensive. This is because these color and clarity grades are extremely rare, and an Ideal cut is the best cut grade possible.
Although they are technically diamond drop earrings with push backings, the most expensive diamond earrings to ever sell at auction were blue and pink pear-shaped earrings that cost $57.4 million in 2017. The earrings were named Apollo and Artemis.
To choose diamond stud earrings, you’ll first want to figure out what your favorite diamond shape is. Most choose round-cut or princess-cut diamonds for their stud earrings but don’t be afraid to branch out and try something different. Next, you should educate yourself on the 4 Cs, which are used to determine the quality and value of a diamond. For diamond stud earrings, choose an Ideal or Very Good cut grade for maximum sparkle. You can also opt for near-colorless diamonds in the G through J range. Diamonds with a clarity grade of VS2, SI2, or SI1 are a good choice for diamond studs.
When buying diamond stud earrings online, you should do your research to find a reputable seller like Ritani. Read customer reviews and make sure the seller has a reasonable return policy. Look for online jewelers that allow you to design your own earrings – selecting your own diamonds and choosing their specifications will often cost much less than preset studs. Before buying diamond stud earrings, learn the 4 Cs to help you choose the right stones. The 4 Cs are used to determine the quality and value of a diamond. You should also explore the different diamond shapes to narrow down which one you want for your earrings – round and princess-cut diamonds are the most popular choices for diamond stud earrings, but there are many other diamond shapes that look beautiful in studs, like the pear-cut or emerald-cut. Should you need help choosing the right diamond stud earrings, contact our diamond concierge team today.
Diamond stud earrings feature diamonds attached to a single post with a backing. The diamond is generally held in place with tiny prongs. Each earring typically has a single diamond, although halo diamond stud earrings and cluster diamond stud earrings are also common.
Design your own diamond stud earrings online at Ritani, where you can choose your favorite setting and pair of diamonds or browse our collection of preset diamond studs. Ritani offers 30-day returns and exchanges as well as transparent diamond pricing on loose diamonds. Each of our earrings is handcrafted in our New York factory.