Round brilliant or cushion moissy: PLEASE HELP!

posted 6 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Round Brilliant or Cushion Moissanite?
    Round Brilliant : (44 votes)
    46 %
    Cushion : (52 votes)
    54 %
  • Post # 3
    9653 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2019

    I haven’t seen either in person, or online much, I just prefer rounds ๐Ÿ™‚

    Post # 5
    4049 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: January 2014

    I’ve never seen a round Moissy in person, but my ring is a cushion Moissy. I think it’s really just personal preference.

    Post # 6
    4478 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: November 2012

    I haven’t seen them in person, but I spend an unhealthy amount of time looking at pics of both, and I think the cushion’s a prettier cut.  I’m not a fan of the round brilliant faceting.  The faceting makes for a more glittery sparkle.  You won’t see the difference between a round brilliant moissy and a diamond unless you’re really looking, but it’s there.  The big giveaway for me when I’m looking at moissy is the “arrows” on the round brilliant are quite needlelike.  Their OEC on the other hand…Kiss

    Post # 8
    4049 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: January 2014

    @Lalk2bee:  I love it. Mine is unenhanced, and it definitely has some warmth, but I am not bothered by that in the slightest (and that has nothing to do with the cut). It’s a beautiful cute, in my opinion.

    I know MoissaniteCo has a great return policy, so a lot of people will order loose stones to see if they like Moissanite first. You could order a loose round brilliant and a loose cushion to compare!

    There may also be other threads or posts on here that dive into the topic more. Try searching for them.

    Post # 12
    556 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    RB’s tend to show less color if that is what you are after. I also just love RB’s in general — so much, in fact, that mine is coming today. 

    Post # 14
    3241 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    I have never seen moissy in person but I am in love with my cushion so that is my vote.  

    Post # 16
    412 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    I am so in love with round its not even funny!

    I looked at cushion and round for my ring because I wanted something a little different, but I am so glad I didnt go for different over what I actually loved.

    IMO round is classic and timeless, you will never regret going with elegant beauty.

    Round for me is the best cut available. ๐Ÿ™‚ Not to mention I think it sparkles much more than other cuts (only have marquise and princess to compare to thou)

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