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Lab-Created Moissanite

Moissanite is a lab-created gemstone that is as stunning as it is affordable.
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Moissanite Benefits

  • Colorless and near-colorless options. Both of our premium brands are available in a range of colorless and near-colorless grades.
  • Get a bigger stone for less money. Per carat, customers can get a larger Moissanite at a lower price than Diamonds of the same size.
  • Durable enough to last a lifetime. Moissanite ranks highly on the Mohs scale of hardness and easily stands up to everyday wear.
  • Exceptional sparkle. Moissanite is doubly refractive, so it reflects more light and bends it into mesmerizing flashes of radiant, rainbow fire.

Two Brands

Moissanite is a lab-created gemstone that is as stunning as it is affordable. We have the stone to meet your customers' needs with the two brands we carry.

  • Stuller Moissanite
    Premium-quality Moissanite that is eye clean, loupe clean, and available in two color grade options: DEF or GH.
  • Charles & Colvard’s Forever One®
    Premium-quality Moissanite that is eye clean, loupe clean, and available in GHI near-colorless and DEF colorless grades. A limited lifetime warranty with Charles & Colvard Moissanite.

2.65 - 2.69

Refractive Index (RI)
The double refraction reflects more light back to your eyes, so it dances with light.

0.104

Fire Dispersion
Moissanite has 2.4 times higher dispersion than than a diamond, bending the light into mesmerizing flashes of radiant fire.

9.25

Hardness MOHS Scale
Moissanite exhibits excellent toughness and made to last through daily wear.

Identifying Moissanite

  • When viewed with a 10X loupe through the crown or pavilion, you’ll see doubling of the back facet junctions.
  • Under magnification, you will see needle-like inclusions perpendicular to the table. All Moissanite is eye clean.
  • High refractive index and dispersion gives Moissanite greater fire and brilliance than a diamond.
  • Moissanite is easily distinguished via electrical conductivity testers.View Recommended Testers

Working with Moissanite

Moissanite is a tough material, similar in nature to Sapphire and Ruby.

Please review the proper care in working with it: Bench Jeweler's Guide PDF

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3/8/2021 Market Prices:
Gold 1687.05 Platinum 1145.00 Silver 25.16