Half Moon Gemstones
All About Half Moon Gemstones
A half moon gemstone – otherwise known as a semicircle, crescent moon, or demilune diamond – has an early 20th-century aesthetic that continues to be appreciated for its gorgeous, contemporary flair. These stones represent a magnificent connection between natural elements and innovative stones into more usable and desirable shapes. As part of your engagement ring or fashion jewelry, a half moon cut stone will serve as a wonderfully unique representation of your personality and style. Explore the possibilities of what a half moon diamond or vibrant gemstone can add to your jewelry.
History of the Half Moon Cut
A mid-modern century design innovation, these diamonds and gemstones' half moon crescent shape is quite beautiful. Aesthetically pleasing, turning a round or oval stone with chips on its edges into a gorgeous half moon will extend the life of your jewelry. This cut is commonly used as accent stones for rings or jewelry pieces, but some designers enjoy making this half moon shape the spotlight as a pendant for necklaces, drops for earrings, or the center stone for engagement or fashion rings. The first half moon cut gems were achieved through a step cut method, yet today designers have ingenious methods of creating gorgeous and brilliant facets within these stones.
Why Choose a Half Moon Cut Gem?
Resoundingly gorgeous, a half moon cut diamond or gemstone will express your originality and personality in volumes. These stones are contemporary and can be a fresh way to revitalize an old diamond or an inherited gem you would like to bring new life to and wear for many more years. A half moon stone will look great in numerous precious metal settings and as an accent to different cuts and styles of bridal or fashion jewelry. A penchant for astronomy, astrology, or the natural world, in general, will inspire people to want to wear these incredibly cut stones in their daily jewelry or for special occasions.
Find Half Moon Gemstones at Northeastern Fine Jewelry
We encourage you to explore the possibilities of half moon gemstones in our Northeastern Fine Jewelry showrooms. Gorgeous diamonds and vibrant gems in half moon shapes will give your jewelry an incredible contemporary effect that will last a lifetime. Our professional team would be happy to guide you through our excellent selection of designers that we house until you find your next piece of luxury for yourself or a loved one. Visit one of our New York jewelry stores in Albany, Glen Falls, and Schenectady for exceptional customer service and high-quality jewelry.