Düsseldorf is a German city with an impressive arts and music scene, making it ultra fashionable. Located in the most populous state in Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, this beautiful city is incredibly metropolitan. Due to its chic status, Düsseldorf is a wonderful place to go shopping, including for jewellery. However, it can be challenging to know where to start when you want to buy diamonds in Düsseldorf. BAUNAT has gathered their top tips to make your jewellery purchase as easy as possible.


Top tips for buying diamonds

As diamonds are such a big investment, there are certain things you should consider before making your purchase.

If you are buying your diamonds as a gift, consider the recipient’s style. Why not take a look in their jewellery box to see what styles, cuts and metal alloys they prefer?

Whether the purchase is for yourself or someone else, it is always worth thinking about:

1. Think about the 4Cs

The 4Cs refer to the carat, colour, clarity and cut of the diamond. You need to bear all of these in mind before you buy an item of diamond jewellery.

2. Make sure you get a certificate

A certificate from an independent source guarantees the quality of your diamond.

3. Choose the shape carefully.

Different diamond shapes, such as pear, round or princess, offer different advantages to your diamond. A round cut diamond is by far the most popular and typically gives you more flexibility regarding balancing the 4Cs while still getting the fire and brilliance you seek. By contrast, the princess cut is more modern and cheaper than the round cut.

Finding diamonds in Düsseldorf’s Altstadt

Düsseldorf’s Altstadt (Old Town) is well worth a visit if you want to see the sights and revel in the city’s history. Covering only half a kilometre squared, this area of the city is known as ‘the longest bar in the world’ because it contains more than 300 bars and discothèques. As well as places to eat and drink and famous tourist attractions, such as the Schlossturm (palace tower) and Rathaus (city hall), the Altstadt in Düsseldorf is also a great place to go shopping. There are many jewellery shops, though most sell costume jewellery. You will be hard-pressed to find real diamonds in the Altstadt, so it would be better to wander around Königsalle, where most designer jewellers can be found in Düsseldorf, including the BAUNAT showroom.

BAUNAT Düsseldorf Showroom

By far the best place to buy diamonds in Düsseldorf has to be the BAUNAT Düsseldorf Showroom. As entry is only available by appointment, you are guaranteed to receive individual assistance in a relaxed atmosphere. Our jewellery experts are specially trained and have years of experience, which means they are more than qualified to help you buy your ideal piece of diamond jewellery.

If you are still unsure where to buy diamonds in Düsseldorf or what to choose, why not browse our online collection first? If you need further advice, you can contact our experts for their tailored guidance.
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