For thousands of years the earth's most brilliant stone, the diamond, has been sought after for its timeless beauty; but today, with the need for sustainability casting a question mark over mining practices, a new kind of diamond has come to the fore — the cultured diamond.
Here are six things you should know about the cultured diamond:
1) Diamond in every way
2) Incredible range of colors
3) Value for money
4) Still a luxury purchase
5) Socially and environmentally conscious
6) Certificate of authentication