Fancy yellow diamonds, also known as canary diamonds, are beautiful in their own right and can make a stunning alternative to the traditional white diamond engagement ring. Yellow canary diamonds are extremely rare and graded according to the saturation of colour in the diamond. The deeper or brighter the color, the more valuable they are.
There are seven color grades for yellow diamonds:
- Very light
- Fancy intense
- Fancy vivid
- Fancy deep
Yellow diamonds have gained popularity over the past few years, as celebrities choose this beautiful and unique colour for their engagement rings to mark the occasion with a unique quality. The famous German-American model Heidi Klum received a stunning oval-cut canary yellow diamond engagement ring when globally successful musician Seal proposed to her.
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