How did the marquise diamond come to be?
Fun fact! The marquise diamond was commissioned by King Louis XV with the intention of creating a diamond in the shape of his mistresses' lips as he claimed her lips were the most perfect lips he has ever seen.
What is the most popular ring design for a marquise diamond?
This comes down to your personal preferences. However, our two popular choices for a marquise diamond is a solitaire or a halo design. Choose a solitaire if you’re after a classic look or a halo if you want to enhance your diamond and create an illusion of a bigger diamond.