What Is A Baguette Diamond?

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In this blog post, we will explore the beauty and versatility of baguette diamonds, along with tips for choosing and caring for baguette diamond jewellery. We will also discuss the popularity of baguette diamonds in different types of jewellery and their various uses.

What are Baguette Diamonds?

Baguette diamonds are step-cut diamond shapes with long, rectangular facets. They are often used as accent stones in jewellery and can add an extra sparkle to any piece. 

Characteristics of Baguette Diamonds 

Baguette diamonds are a beautiful and timeless diamond shape that can add elegance and sophistication to any piece of jewellery. The characteristics of baguette diamonds are important to consider when choosing a baguette diamond piece. Here are some of the main characteristics of baguette diamonds:

  • Shape and Size: Baguette diamonds have a rectangular shape with long, straight sides and usually have 14 facets. They come in various sizes, from small accent stones to larger center stones.
  • Cut and Facets: Baguette diamonds are a step-cut diamond shape, meaning they have straight sides and fewer facets than other diamond shapes. Their cut and facets play a significant role in their beauty and value.

The History and Evolution of Baguette Diamonds

The term "baguette" originates from the French word for "long rod." Baguette diamonds became popular in the 1920s and 1930s and have since been a popular choice in jewellery. We will discuss the changes in popularity over time and modern trends and designs for baguette diamonds.

Factors Affecting the Value of Baguette Diamonds

Several factors, including carat weight, cut quality, clarity, and color, affect the value of a baguette diamond. Understanding these factors can help you make an informed decision when purchasing a baguette diamond.

Popular Uses of Baguette Diamonds in Jewellery

Baguette diamonds are versatile and can be used in various types of jewellery. We will discuss the popular uses of baguette diamonds in engagement rings, wedding bands, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets.

Tips for Choosing and Caring for Baguette Diamond Jewellery

Choosing the right setting and buying from a reputable jeweler is crucial when selecting baguette diamond jewellery. Proper care and maintenance can also ensure the longevity of your jewellery.


Palaces Jewellery is dedicated to providing high-quality diamond jewellery, including exquisite baguette diamond pieces. Please contact us to schedule an appointment or to learn more about our collection.

In conclusion, baguette diamonds are a beautiful and versatile addition to any jewellery collection. Understanding their characteristics, history, and value can help you make an informed decision when selecting baguette diamond jewellery. Thank you for considering Palaces Jewellery for your diamond needs.