My 1 ct Moissanite and 1.5 ct Diamond Side by Side

posted 3 years ago in Rings
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

Thanks for the visual!!!

Post # 4
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

I cant see any difference. They both look good to me!

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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2015

the diamond looks like it has more defined cuts?

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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2013

It’s photos like these that make me wonder when people say moissanite is SO different. To me it just isn’t.

I saw a moissanite the other day in real life for the first time, and I am sure many people could easily mistake it for a diamond.

Post # 8
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

@MrsJenBee:  Which is the Moissy? They one at the bottom? I would have thought that they were both diamonds!

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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: January 2012

Awesome picture. They do look the same in this shot. Its interesting how some say they can spot the difference right off the bat, others say it looks like a low quality diamond/high quality diamond.
The many faces of moissanite! 🙂

Post # 10
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Newbee
  • Wedding: January 2013

Wow.  I wouldn’t be able to tell the difference!  Knowing that one is Moissy and one is diamond, I can see a subtle difference in sparkle, but I’d NEVER see a difference on my own!  Gorgeous!

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Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

@MrsJenBee:  Wow I can’t believe how similar they look! They’re both beautiful stones! Will you be setting them both or are you just trying to decide which one you love the most?

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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: February 2014

Beautiful! I have a 1 carat enhanced moissanite and mom has a similar size diamond, you cannot tell the difference there either. 

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Honey bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

I own a moissanite and I definitely think they are both beautiful. If I were to just pass by I would never in a million years be able to tell the difference. In this picture I can. The moissy definitely seems more flat than the diamond. However they both make for beautiful engagement rings. Absolutely thanks for sharing.

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