What is melee diamond?
Melee diamonds are the tiny cut and polished diamonds, they can range from 0.001 carats (1000/carat) to 0.18 carats and in all shapes and cut from full round brilliant cut, tapered baguettes, princess cut, emerald cut etc in single and double cut. 13 14 15 diamond pointers / 5 10 cents size diamond pointers used in all jewelry as rings, necklaces, tennis bracelets, pendents etc. Star, melee and eleven plus are the most commonly used trade terms for melee diamonds by size. Stars are below pierres size 6 and called minus 6 (-6) that is below size 1.7mm.