(Closed) Help me choose!

posted 6 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Which size stone should I choose?
    6 mm Cushion : (21 votes)
    30 %
    6.5 mm Cushion : (49 votes)
    70 %
  • Post # 3
    1489 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2012


    Post # 4
    568 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2014

    haha i did the same with mine!! I would say 6 if your jobs dont pay a lot or have a lot of people to judge. the smaller the stone the easier it is to pull off being a diamond and people not questioning. i am getting a 5.5 or 6 depending on what my SO chooses. Mine will be with a halo setting so we went a little smaller

    Post # 5
    11356 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    I think either option will look beautiful. However, I probably would choose the 6.5mm/1.4-c equivalent.

    Post # 6
    3227 posts
    Sugar bee

    @MarshmallowLatte:  The 6mm will be easier to pull off without people wondering so much but I think either looks great! I think you should go bigger!

    Post # 7
    901 posts
    Busy bee

    I say go bigger. You’re going to (in theory) have it forever. Situations will change. The bigger size will suit your finger better.

    Post # 8
    909 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    Bigger isn’t always better in my opinion. My ring is 1/2 carat diamond but it was my fiance’s great-grandmother’s diamond and I would rather have that beautiful heirloom on my finger than some giant rock 🙂

    Post # 9
    1368 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 2013

    Depends on the setting. 6 if halo? 6.5 if solitaire?

    Post # 10
    4714 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: January 1998

    I just love that you cut out those pics!!! I think that if you are going to pass it off as real then you should go smaller. If you are going to be honest about it being a moissy then go big or go home. U better post pics lol

    Post # 11
    14481 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    6.5.  Shrinkage happens, you’ll get older and it’ll ‘look more right’.  No one is really going to think about what a cushion equivalant is anyways vs what the round size would be.

    Post # 12
    817 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: November 2013

    I say buy whatever you want and if people ask, tell them “it’s nunya”…hahaha..jk…I think either is good. Tell people whatever you want. It’s your ring and if you’re happy, that’s all that matters.

    Post # 15
    2137 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    id get the 6.5

    Post # 16
    237 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    I have a 6mm round moissanite (.75 ct. equivilent) and the same size finger as you. Thought it might help you to see what the size looks like on me. 

    If you’re really having trouble deciding though you could go try on diamond rings just to get an idea of what size looks best!

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