Cushion Diamonds in Texas – Experience the Beauty of a Cushion Diamond

The cushion diamond provides a unique experience to its owner in Dallas. This stunning diamond shape captures and reflects light that offers a shimmer and spectacular inner fire incomparable to other diamond cuts.  It’s an amazing and impressive cut that gives a diamond its dazzling sparkle.

Wholesale Diamonds TX is committed to offering the best quality cushion diamonds in Dallas TX so that you can experience the royalty of owning cushion diamond rings and other jewelry that will last a lifetime.  Our cushion engagement rings in Dallas are carefully handcrafted and designed.  You can also choose and create your own design for your custom engagement ring for a more personal feel.

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What is a cushion-cut diamond?

Our cushion-cut diamonds are a perfect choice for an engagement ring.  It will give you a larger and more enticing look for an engagement ring that will surely captivate your partner.  This revered diamond shape that has been a top choice for centuries because of its unique shape, can be the best cut you can get for your rings.

The shape of a cushion-cut diamond can either be square or rectangle.  Its unique shape comes from its rounded corners that accentuate its curved sides.  Because its shape resembles a pillow, it is called a cushion cut.

Our cushion-cut diamonds in Dallas possess plenty of character and fire.  When they are used for engagement rings, they are usually set on a halo setting or cluster ring to epitomize timeless style and romance.

Cushion Diamonds VS. Other Shapes

Be amazed at the dazzling sparkle of this diamond in Dallas that has a touch of subtlety for a truly romantic feel.  Hence it is a top choice when couples think about what diamond shape to use for their engagement ring.

Our cushion diamonds in Dallas showcase a top peak that maximizes brilliance.  You can choose from our selection for a more square or rectangular shape of cushion-cut diamonds and then design your own engagement ring or jewelry that is guaranteed to impress.

1. Cushion-Cut Vs. Princess-Cut

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Our cushion shape diamonds in Dallas feature soft, rounded edges which lend a more romantic feel to an engagement ring.

Compared to Princess shape diamonds, our cushion shape diamonds offer incredible fire and sparkle with scintillation that can perfectly hide imperfections.

Our princess-cut diamonds offer a more rounded and geometric look.

They are a wonderful diamond choice if you want a more modern look and are more affordable than cushion-cut diamonds because less material is wasted in the cutting process.

 2. Cushion-Cut Vs Round Cut

Cushion-cut diamonds are considered unique, vintage-style shapes that feature modern brilliant-cut faceting.  They offer a very different style than many other rectangular or square-shaped diamonds.  Although they are less brilliant than round diamonds, they tend to have more fire because of their larger facets.

One advantage of cushion cut diamonds over round diamonds is that they come in different length-to-width ratios that you can choose from.  They are also generally always cheaper than round diamonds, the most expensive diamond shape.  Assuming the same carat weight and other qualities, you can expect a cushion cut diamond to cost anywhere from 25% to 50% less.

Are cushion diamonds good?  Yes, they are if all these qualities are found in your chosen cushion cut diamond in Dallas.

Furthermore, you can learn if the cushion cut diamond is right for you by considering the advantages of this diamond cut which include:

  • High level of brilliance and fire (reflects white and colored light well)
  • Unique shape for a more personalized engagement ring
  • Very durable due to rounded edges
  • Combines classic fashion with modern flair
  • Less expensive per carat than Round Cut diamonds
  • Rising in popularity

How To Tell If Cushion Cut Diamonds Are Real

Here are the quality characteristics of cushion cut diamonds that you should watch out for that make them a good choice for a fine piece of jewelry:

  • Clarity

The brilliance and sparkle of a cushion-cut diamond will determine how clear the diamond looks.  The “crushed ice” look from the two types of cushion cut diamonds is preferred because they tend to hide inclusions better.  This will result in a more sparkling diamond.

Choose cushion cut diamonds in Dallas that have clarity grades above SI1 or SI2 because clarity grades below these will likely exhibit obvious inclusions.  The safest grade where you can get the best deal is to stick to the SI2 or SI1 clarity.

You can visually inspect the diamond. Larger stones may show small inclusions that are not obvious, but still visible to the naked eye.  We offer only cushion-cut diamonds in the Eye Clean grade that will be double-checked by our diamond experts to make sure that you get the clarity grade that you expect and deserve.

  • Color

Cushion cut engagement diamonds have generally a lower brilliance than round-cut diamonds.  Hence, the best color grades for cushion cuts are that above G or H where the diamond looks colorless to the naked eye.  Make sure you get cushion-cut diamonds not lower than these grades.  This will ensure that yellow tints will not be visible on your diamond.

  • Cut

What is the best cut for a cushion diamond?  There are no definitive rules as to the ideal cut of cushion diamonds.


Most cushion diamonds, though, have a table whose length is around 55-60% of the girdle and a depth of about 60%.

Consider this rule of thumb when purchasing diamonds: avoid diamonds that are too shallow or too deep, and try to get a stone whose table and depth ratios do not go over 70%.

As a trusted diamond dealer, we offer cushion-cut diamonds with the “ideal” cut that gives the diamond the most sparkle.

Here’s how our cushion cut diamonds are ideally cut:

  • Table: 58-66%
  • Depth: 62-68%
  • Culet: None
  • Girdle: Very thin to Slightly Thick
  • Light/Dark Contrast: Even

We Offer GIA Certified Cushion Cut Diamonds in Dallas TX

The more unique choice if you are looking for a diamond with a romantic appeal and a vintage look is a cushion-cut diamond in Dallas from us.  Capture their sense of beauty and unique charm that will make the best engagement ring.

We have expert gemologists who craft engagement rings with cushion cut diamonds in Dallas that are cut to your exact specifications.  The cushion-cut diamonds we have for engagement rings are GIA-certified.  You are assured that you get the best quality diamond in Dallas that will have no issues.

Shop For Cushion Cut Diamonds at Wholesale Diamonds TX Now!

Get your traditional, classic choice of a diamond cut in Dallas with a cushion-cut diamond from us.  Our diamond experts are willing to work closely with you to find the right faceting for your cushion-cut diamond.  We have a great selection of engagement rings with cushion-cut diamonds that can help inspire you to create your bespoke engagement ring.

Our diamond experts will discuss your desired design and your budget so that you will get the diamond you have dreamed of. Contact us today for more information!