Artfully crafted, socially <br />responsible, eternally brilliant.

Artfully crafted, socially
responsible, eternally brilliant.

Charles & Colvard is the original creator of moissanite and is dedicated to offering environmentally and ethically responsible choices in the fine jewelry industry.

We've been creating moissanite for over 20 years and have spent this time tirelessly refining the way we produce this beautiful, man-made gemstone. From our original, classic gems to our unrivaled Forever One gemstones, we're dedicated to creating better products and developing better techniques to enhance the stunning brilliance of our moissanite. Our customers expect, and deserve, nothing less.

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Forever One is the epitome of created moissanite. It's formed from a specific structural configuration of silicon carbide and was previously only offered in one grade, colorless. Our new, near-colorless grade gemstone is also cut from this same high quality material, ensuring that no matter what Forever One grade you choose, your stone will be more brilliant than any other gemstone.

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Benefits

A Cut Above The Rest

Moissanite Gem Mobile

MORE FIRE

Dispersion 0.104

THE MOST BRILLIANCE

Refractive index 2.65-2.69

GUARANTEED TO LAST

Excellent toughness

MADE FOR DAILY WEAR

MOHS Scale 9.25

Gemstone Comparison Chart

Moissanite by Charles and Colvard

Beauty
BRI - Brilliance Refractive Index 2.65-2.69
Fire Dispersion 0.104
Hardness
MOHS Scale
9.25

Durability
Toughness Excellent

Diamond

Beauty
BRI - Brilliance Refractive Index 2.42
Fire Dispersion 0.044
Hardness
MOHS Scale
10

Durability
Toughness Excellent

Ruby

Beauty
BRI - Brilliance Refractive Index 1.77
Fire Dispersion 0.018
Hardness
MOHS Scale
9

Durability
Toughness Excellent

Sapphire

Beauty
BRI - Brilliance Refractive Index 1.77
Fire Dispersion 0.018
Hardness
MOHS Scale
9

Durability
Toughness Excellent

Emerald

Beauty
BRI - Brilliance Refractive Index 1.58
Fire Dispersion 0.014
Hardness
MOHS Scale
7.5

Durability
Toughness Good to Poor

*In cleavage direction, toughness is "good"
** Except twinned stones

The Four C's of Moissanite

Held to a higher standard.

Cut

Admire facets shaped by experts,
and oh-so-pleasing to the eye.

Color

Select a grade that’s colorless,
or one with the slightest icy hue.

Character

Choose the stone that’s made for you, and make it your own.

Conscience

Know that it’s made with care, for those of us who choose with care.

Charles & Colvard Warranty

Brilliance We Guarantee
Will Never Fade

Every Charles & Colvard created gem is guaranteed to remain as beautiful as the day you bought it. Whether for an engagement ring, Mother’s Day present, or a gift to yourself — it comes with a limited lifetime warranty that protects against damage to the stone and any changes in color, clarity or brilliance.

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Made with care for those of us who choose with care.

Charles & Colvard prioritizes environmental and ethical responsibility in the creation of our moissanite. The arresting beauty and superior quality of our gems, paired with our commitment to our principles, makes Forever One a superior sustainable and conflict-free gemstone.

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