Diamonds have undoubtedly been one of the best gifts over the years. As we all are aware of the fact that the hardest known natural substance on earth is carbon and natural diamonds are made from them. After remaining in conditions of high pressure and temperature under the mantle of the earth, natural diamonds are formed with a time span of nearly 1 to 3 billion years. The same holds for diamond stud earrings. With the change in demands and trends at a fast pace in this fast-paced life designs come and go but the classic, vintage and versatile diamond stud earrings are for all seasons and evergreen. There are endless options and designs available out there, which at times makes it tough to decide what to buy and how to buy. So for that one should always keep in mind the underdetermined aspects. Quality of the diamond stud earrings It is one of the main aspects which must be taken into account before buying any diamonds. But in the case of the diamond stud earrings, the guidelines of quality are not as particular stern as compared to the diamond engagement rings. The reason is quite very simple that is exposure. As we all are aware of the fact that people tend to buy engagement rings more often than any other particular type of jewelry due to all obvious reasons. So obviously they’ll look around and then decide their perfect ring for tier perfect partner on their perfect day. So the diamond engagement rings are more out there in the open than the diamond studs. Moreover, the stud earrings are hidden behind at times by our hair but people have a direct look at the shimmery engagement rings which are worn in the fingers and so they tend to see them more often and thus at times demanding to touch and see it. Also, many people will not touch their faces to have a look at the earrings which we are wearing. So the term eye cleans holds a different blue when it comes to diamond stud earrings. We all are aware of the 4 C’s of the diamonds that are the color, clarity, carat and the cute high are quite important to look around before buying the diamonds. But in the case of the diamond stud earrings, they can be neglected to a level as the color and clarity are not that much taken into account as they are for the diamond engagement rings. Because the size of the stud earrings is small and they are worn in the ears which do not catch the direct eyes of people around due to various factors so small inclusions and blemishes can be ignored along with any little external flaws if they exist as in they will not be visible anyhow. Also, one should always keep in mind the skin tone and the hair color before choosing and deciding the color for the diamond stud earrings, and they all should complement and enhance each other’s beauty look. Out of the above-mentioned 4 C’s of the diamonds, the one which cannot be neglected at any cost is the cut. As in it decides the overall look and appearance of the diamond along with the shine and sparkle too. So it should strictly be taken into account and all the guidelines must be followed and checked properly before making any purchase for the best possible optimum results. The cuts for the diamond studs The very much in demand and the most commonly used shapes for the diamond stud earrings are the round, Asscher and the princess cut diamonds. That is any particular diamond cut that is divided and cut in equal proportions will be the best-suited design for the diamond stud earrings. Thus making the circular shape of the round and the square ones of the princess and Asscher very much in demand and a popular choice for ye buyers. Also Read: What Is Special About Rustic Diamond Jewelry? Also, it is very obvious that the marquise and the pear-shaped diamonds are not in equal and distinct proportions and so they are not quite suitable for the stud earrings thus making them very less popular shapes among the studs and usually people tend to avoid them due to their distinctive shapes and unmatching proportions as in it is very difficult to find a matching pair of diamond stones for the stud earrings in these shapes and cuts thus making them less popular and not that in demand and preference. But again it is a matter of personal choice and taste as in it is about the way we carry stuff rather than the stuff we have or wear. So despite popular beliefs and facts, any shape and cut you choose will look flattering and stunning on you thus enhancing your overall look, features, and beauty. So choose accordingly. The carat weight of the diamond stud earrings It is always a task to decide what should be the size and the carat weight of the diamond that we buy and mostly it depends on the budget of the buyer rather than any other aspects. Also if any person has earlobes that are dropping due to various other factors they should opt for lesser carat weight as earlobes can get elongated and stretched after wearing heavy jewelry for years. So if you choose a larger carat weight it will pull down your earlobes even more and will not look that appealing look wise. Also, the total carat weight in the case of the earrings is the combination of both the pieces and not the single earring so one should keep in mif this aspect too before making a purchase. And also a few bucks are saved in the other C’s that is the clarity and the color thus giving the buyer a few extra bucks to add onto the carat weight in the same budget. Certification of the diamond stud earrings Many jewelers tend to opt out of providing a grading certification for the preset diamond studs. One should always ask for certification from them before making a purchase. Also if you are opting for your personalized designs and shapes then you should always ask for a GIA or AGSL certificate before buying the stud diamonds. Various colors in the case of the stud diamonds It just depends on our time and efforts and if we look around we will surely find a wide range of fancy colors in the case of stud diamonds. The most popular colors among all are the yellow and black stud diamonds earrings and are also the easiest to find due to their huge demand and popularity. The other colors include pink, blue, green, etc, and are also quite rare and also are of high value, and are mostly used in other jewelry pieces other than the earrings. As in, the size of the stud diamonds is small and so they can be misplaced easily, and thus the diamond cutters prefer to invest more in the rings and pendants in terms of colors. The settings of the diamond stud earrings The prong and the basket settings are the most in-demand and the widely used settings in the case of diamond stud earrings. Both settings are very antique, classy, and minimal and thus will highlight the diamond. To add extra sparkle and shine you can opt for a halo setting. And also the carat weight will be less in this case thus making it more pocket-friendly. The other setting which is also quite popular is the martini setting. It has 3 prongs that hold the diamond in place with a narrow bottom and allows the diamond to be closer to the earlobe. Also if anybody has sensitive years he should opt for 18kt yellow gold or platinum in such cases to avoid any problems. The backs of diamond stud earrings While buying the stud diamond earrings one should always make sure that the back of the earrings is safe as nobody wants their earrings to fall off and be misplaced. The most common of all the backs is the push back and also called the butterfly backing or the friction backing. They are very secure and safe and are also eBay to put in and remove. The other type of back is that of the screw backs. They are thicker and are the safest option in the case of stud earrings which are quite small in size. But they are quite difficult to wear and can be a bit painful while wearing and removing. Also Read: What Is Special About Rustic Diamond Jewelry Conclusion Thoughts The stud diamonds light up our faces with their antique look and the shimmery sparkle. They were quite popular in the 19th century and are still very much in demand. They look very enticing with a casual outfit and are a must-have for every woman. In Fact, many women prefer to wear them daily and never remove them, they are that great. They are an everyday classic and make for a perfect gift for your loved ones. The skin and hair tone should always be taken into account before buying them, as they should complement and enhance each other. Days many women are also choosing to wear them on their wedding days such as Meghan Markle. She wore diamond studs at her wedding and is also spotted regularly wearing and flaunting them effortlessly as they are a lasting and alluring purchase. Diamond studs are simple but the details matter and one can add their own touch by adding and personalizing what they want and desire. The back of the studs should always be taken into account. The color and clarity can be neglected a bit in the case of the diamond studs as little blemishes and inclusions are not that visible in their case and thus the saved money can be added to increase the carat weight. They are one of the best unique ways to showcase your love and affection to your partner on a budget. You can also opt for personalized designs to add a personal touch and symbolism to your gift to make your partner feel special and loved and on cloud nine. If you want to stand out and make all heads turn towards you with your unique style statement then these classy, antique, royal and charming diamond stud earrings should without any doubt be your first choice.