- Dec 14, 2009
Is the thin girdle something to worry about? I am thinking of getting this setting in yellow gold with it. Its also by Ivy and Rose, I wanted to get it all done at the same place since things are more expensive here in Canada.
Does extremely thin - slightly thick mean that the girdle ranges from being thin to thick?
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I have “very thin” and “thin” stones but no experience with “extremely thin” so I would ask them about it. A 6 prong setting might be adequate or they could recommend a different type of setting to best protect the girdle. Yes, the girdle ranges from thin to thick. Totally normal as they were cut by hand and/or may have had a little chip polished out at one point (look at the circled spot on the .91, it may never have been perfectly round or it may have had a flea bite polished out at some point).