Gemstone cutting is performed by a Lapidary. A Lapidary is a skilled gemstone cutter. The term Lapidary has been used for thousands of years. The Lapidary transforms raw crystals into stunning Gemstones. This is an art in which you unlock the Gems luster, color, brilliance and shape. When cutting the Lapidary is constantly looking for the best compromise between appearance & size to ensure that the finished product has as a strong carat weight with a well balanced symmetry. You have many different cutting shapes, styles and techniques. The most common two are Faceted & Cabochon and feature Traditional & Non-Traditional cuts.
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