Are colored diamonds more expensive? Rare and Expensive colored diamonds
The most expensive, and rarest, colored diamonds are significantly more expensive than white diamonds, with a value that rises exponentially the higher the carat and color intensity. These includes pink, purple, green, blue, violet and pure or “pumpkin” orange diamonds.
What color diamond is the cheapest? In order to assess the grades of colour, coloured diamonds are placed into one of nine categories: faint (least valuable), very light, light, fancy light, fancy, fancy dark, fancy intense, fancy deep and fancy vivid (the rarest and most expensive).
What diamond color is worth the most? Which Diamond Color Is The Most Expensive? Despite the popularity of white diamonds, red diamonds take the prize for the most expensive diamond color. This is primarily due to their rarity. Red diamonds also differ in the source of their color from other colored diamonds.
Does the color grade of a diamond matter? Diamond value is based (in part) on the absence of color
Diamond color is important: Most diamonds used in engagement rings are near-colorless with hints of yellow or brown. All things being equal, the more colorless a diamond is, the rarer it is, and this rarity will be reflected in its price.