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5 Mistakes Men Make When Purchasing Diamond Jewelry

Buying jewelry can be an intimidating prospect for many men, and that often leads to mistakes and overspending. Whether you are buying a pair of diamond earrings for your wife or choosing an engagement ring for your soon-to-be fiance, it is important to avoid these common mistakes.

 

Mistake #1 Failing to Educate Yourself

Jewelry is a specialized […]

By |October 12th, 2018|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on 5 Mistakes Men Make When Purchasing Diamond Jewelry

The Secrets of Diamond Cutting

Have you heard the phrase ” a diamond in the rough”? If you are unfamiliar with the phrase, it is often used to describe someone who is generally of good character but lacks style or polish. This phrase was inspired by the process of taking a raw diamond into the brilliant multi-faceted diamonds we covet […]

By |September 14th, 2018|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on The Secrets of Diamond Cutting

Rose Gold Engagement Rings: Growing in Popularity

What do you want your engagement ring to say about you? Your unique personality and natural beauty should shine through when choosing your engagement ring. How do you choose the perfect ring to communicate this?

Traditional or Different?

Many people decide to go traditional all of the ways when it comes to their engagement ring. That’s fine […]

By |August 17th, 2018|Engagements|Comments Off on Rose Gold Engagement Rings: Growing in Popularity

How to Enhance Your Engagement Ring’s Brilliance

Your engagement ring is one of your most prized possessions. You take pride in wearing it everywhere you go, and you want to show it off to everyone. What you don’t want is to let your ring tarnish or start looking old before its time! Below we have included some sound engagement ring maintenance tips […]

By |August 10th, 2018|Engagements, Diamonds|Comments Off on How to Enhance Your Engagement Ring’s Brilliance

When (And When Not To) Wear Your Engagement Ring This Summer

The average consumer spends approximately three months salary on an engagement ring. That is a pricey little bauble perched on your finger. So imagine how devastated both you and your fiancé would be if you- God forbid- lost it!  Just the thought of it is enough to make you sick. But how do keep from […]

By |July 6th, 2018|Engagements|Comments Off on When (And When Not To) Wear Your Engagement Ring This Summer

Platinum vs White Gold: Which is Better?

When it comes to finding the perfect engagement ring many people focus on the diamond or gemstone and leave it at that. But the setting and metal you choose are just as important. From rose gold to platinum, there are so many metals to choose from that can transform the look of your engagement ring. […]

By |June 22nd, 2018|Engagements|Comments Off on Platinum vs White Gold: Which is Better?

Simple But Stylish Ways to Upgrade Your Engagement Ring

The first symbol of a lifetime commitment, your engagement ring should be absolutely captivating and truly timeless. But, not everyone can afford the ring of their dreams at first. Which is why the ring upgrade has become a common tradition for couples down the road. So what happens when it’s time for an engagement ring […]

By |June 15th, 2018|Engagements|Comments Off on Simple But Stylish Ways to Upgrade Your Engagement Ring

Mistakes To Avoid When Proposing

For many of us, we spend decades searching for that perfect match. So, when we finally find them, it is exhilarating. But when it comes to proposing, it is inevitable that you will encounter some anxiety. Where should I propose? Should I get down on one knee? Even the most even-keel couples experience some form […]

By |May 4th, 2018|Engagements|Comments Off on Mistakes To Avoid When Proposing

Engagement Ring Trends In 2018

For the better part of the last century diamonds has been celebrated as “a girl’s best friend”.  Every year people the world over spend billions of dollars on exquisite diamond jewelry.  The most common form this takes is none other than the diamond engagement ring. While the classic diamond solitaire engagement ring still continues to […]

By |January 12th, 2018|Engagements|Comments Off on Engagement Ring Trends In 2018

The Christmas Proposal: An Etiquette Guide

Christmas is always a magical time of the year. If you’ve been thinking about settling down with your partner, why not make this year’s holiday even more special by proposing marriage? Here are some tips to help you pull off a Christmas proposal with confidence.
Choose Your Day
First, decide when you will propose. According to a […]

By |December 22nd, 2017|Engagements|Comments Off on The Christmas Proposal: An Etiquette Guide