Princess cut is a kind of square cut with usually 57 facets. Princess cuts are among the most popular fancy diamond shapes as an engagement ring and it has excellent brilliance and charm. After the round cut, the princess cut is the most popular for engagement rings and the reason must be its brilliance, clarity and price.
The Princess cut diamond is about 30% cheaper than a round cut diamond, because creating a round cut diamond wastes more rough diamond than the princess cut. The princess cut diamond has very spectacular brilliance but it cannot shine better than a round cut diamond. Also, in comparison with a round cut, the princess cut has less durability because of its corners, it’s at risk of damage but yet, the princess cut is one of the most popular cuts and it goes well will many designs.