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5 Reasons to Design Your Own Custom Engagement Ring

In years past, the man bought an engagement ring and crossed his fingers that his bride-to-be would love it. Thankfully, there’s a new script to this story. Today, more couples are now shopping for engagement rings together.  About half of women today want in on designing their own custom engagement ring. Here are five reasons […]

By |October 20th, 2017|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on 5 Reasons to Design Your Own Custom Engagement Ring

How to take an awesome engagement selfie

You’ve been waiting your entire life for that special someone to pop the question. Make sure you capture it with the perfect engagement selfie. Find out everything you need to know to choose the right setting, lighting, and angle on your special day.
Lighting is Everything
Every photographer knows that a well-lit shot can mean the difference […]

By |October 13th, 2017|Engagements|Comments Off on How to take an awesome engagement selfie

10 Things About Ring Buying You Need to Know

Buying an engagement ring is a big decision. With any luck, this ring will be a part of your life for decades to come. Here are 10 things to consider when choosing a ring to celebrate your engagement.

1. Diamond Shap
The shape of the diamond is perhaps one of the most important factors when it comes […]

By |October 6th, 2017|Uncategorized, Diamonds|Comments Off on 10 Things About Ring Buying You Need to Know

Is a Diamond’s Carat Weight Really All That Matters?

Even if you’ve never set foot in a jewelry store before, you’ve probably heard that diamonds are graded using the four c’s: cut, color, clarity, and carat weight. While all four elements affect the diamond’s worth it is often the carat that makes the biggest difference.
What Does Carat Weight Mean, Anyway?
As you might guess, the […]

By |October 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is a Diamond’s Carat Weight Really All That Matters?

9 Fascinating Things About Diamonds That You Didn’t Know

The diamond is mysterious, breathtaking and sophisticated. There is a wealth of knowledge and history about diamonds that you probably didn’t know. To celebrate the diamond, the experts at The Diamond Reserve has decided to share these ten fascinating diamond facts.

Natural diamonds are formed deep in the Earth’s mantle at very high […]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 9 Fascinating Things About Diamonds That You Didn’t Know

How Do I Know I am Paying A Fair Price For My Engagement Ring?

Every year Americans spend millions of dollars purchasing the perfect diamond engagement ring for their loved one. With the average consumer spending a hefty $5K on an engagement ring, it stands to reason that the average consumer is left with one looming question. How do I know I am getting what I paid for?

How Diamond […]

By |September 15th, 2017|Diamonds|Comments Off on How Do I Know I am Paying A Fair Price For My Engagement Ring?

Why You Should Not To Skimp On The Engagement Ring​

Little girls grow up hoping that one day Prince Charming will place a diamond ring on her finger and ask her to be his one true love for all time.

The diamond engagement ring has been a staple in American love stories for a very long time. Beyoncé immortalized it in her recent hit recording “Single […]

By |September 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why You Should Not To Skimp On The Engagement Ring​

Thinking About Engagement Series #3- What is the difference between color and clarity?

No matter what size or shape the stone may be, two of the terms that come to mind with regards to purchasing a diamond is “color” and “clarity.” However, although these concepts are thought to go hand in hand, they are actually two vastly different notions, each of which affects the stone in its own […]

By |September 1st, 2017|Diamonds|Comments Off on Thinking About Engagement Series #3- What is the difference between color and clarity?

The Best Celebrity Engagements Of The Summer

The dog days of summer are quickly coming to an end.  Kids are back in school and there is a hint of fall in the air.  Let us take a moment to look at the most memorable celebrity engagements of the summer.

1. Michelle Branch & Patrick Carney

“I had nothing left to wish for, 34 […]

By |August 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Best Celebrity Engagements Of The Summer

The Most Expensive Diamonds in the World

Running to the grocery store wearing a diamond worth tens of millions of dollars is probably nerve-wracking. Yet it’s an extremely rare problem to have, especially since most of the world’s most expensive diamonds are on display in museums. If you get a chance to admire these record-setting gems in person, though, don’t forget to […]

By |August 11th, 2017|Rare Diamonds, Diamonds|Comments Off on The Most Expensive Diamonds in the World