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Awesome Proposals That Aren’t Cheesy Coming up with an authentic proposal can be a high anxiety feeling. It is the question that can define your life. The new trend is to propose in an over the top romantic way. Here are some great ideas for proposing without coming off too cheesy. 1. Have an Adventurous Date: Making a day that is dedicated to your significant other that comes off the least bit romantic usually has the biggest surprise element. Take your girlfriend to go sky diving or paint balling. And during the activity pop the question! The element of surprise Read More →

The Newest Trend: Art Deco Engagement Rings Out with the new and in with the old! The newest fashion statement in the wedding world is the art deco engagement ring. Art deco term means a sleek and vintage design that was a popular style in the late 1920’s and early 1930’s. So many stars have jumped on this band wagon. Nancy Shevell, which many of our views know as Paul McCartney’s wife has a beautiful art deco inspired engagement ring. This ring has a 5 carat + round diamond and the accent stones are thin strips of onyx. McCartney wanted Read More →

Super Easy Tips to Test if Your Diamond is Real If you ever buy a diamond and have  doubts about whether it is authentic or not there are some easy remedies to ease your mind. Some tips to keep in mind for spotting a fake diamonds is that diamonds can scratch sandpaper or a sheet of glass. Some fakes are made more precise and professional so scraping it on various objects might not work. Also keep in mind that a real diamond does not show up on an X-ray scanner!It also doesn’t react to heat. Now some fun activities you Read More →

5 Ways to Cut Your Wedding Spending in Half Want to make sure you have enough money to pay your electric bill or at least taking a honeymoon without feeling like you have to feed your guest’s catered subway? There is a way to cut the price of your wedding bill almost in half! While planning your wedding you just have to  be strategic and figure out the price of everything and the alternative less expensive prices. For example did you know if you have a wedding on a weekday the whole ceremony can be half the price! Have any Read More →

20 Random Wedding Facts 2. The Penan Nomads (from Borneo) don’t believe a woman has any type of soul until she gets married. 3. 40% of men help with the wedding plans. Also a shocking number, 3 out of 4 men actually help pick out gifts for a wedding registry. 4. During the Middle Ages, the ritual that had to be done was kiss over a wedding cake to give good luck. 5. Seen in movies such as Borat, a weird ritual that is performed in Afghanistan is that when a man wants to marry a woman he cuts off Read More →

  Want to mourn your loved one, but don’t want to continuously go to an eery grave sight? What if there was a way to keep a family tradition alive by turning your deceased into a diamond? There are various websites like DNA2Diamonds.Com or LifeGem.Com that can scientifically transform your beloved into a diamond. These websites are dedicated to giving you a unique way to remember the departed. The process of creating a human or pet diamond seems like a nonsensical and fantasized development, but in reality the creation of a human or animal diamond is quite simple. These stones Read More →

Many assume that in order for a ring to be considered an engagement ring it has to have a diamond as the center stone. In reality an engagement ring can be anything that symbolizes who you are as a person, or something that represents the bond you have between you and your partner. Women in 2013 are realizing that gemstones are a fantastic alternative to a fancy diamond engagement ring. So many celebrities turned from colored diamonds to gemstone engagement rings. Here is a list of our top 5 favorite celebrity gemstone engagement rings. 1. Kate Middleton: Obviously she would Read More →

5 Registry Gifts That Will Change Your Life Instead of registering a random wedding boutique, why not think strategically and register gifts that you not only cant live with out, but your guests won’t spend a fortune on. These are some amazing gifts that a married couple should never live without. The first one is of course, the magic bullet. This is such a versatile product. Your husband can make a protein shake in less than 10 seconds and then you can make a fruit smoothie right in that same minute! This product has special blades in the shape of Read More →

Do’s and Don’ts of Popping the Question The new trend of 2013 seems to be having an eccentric proposal. Unless you know that is what your partner truly wants DON’T DO IT! We can’t stress enough how important it is to make your significant feel comfortable during such a sentimental moment. You aren’t just proposing for marriage, you are putting your heart and soul on a platter, spilling out all your true emotions and feelings whilst proposing to spend the rest of your life with that person. Do tell her how much you love her and how spending the rest Read More →

How to Keep Your Diamonds Glistening Do you over-wear your diamond jewelry and now it has lost that brand new glisten? There are so many easy at-home remedies to keep your ring from losing its ultimate beauty. There are three main safe treatments we have listed below to bring that brilliance back to your diamond! Liquid Detergent: The first thing is a super easy home remedy that can be done in a matter of 10 minutes! First you are going to take a mild liquid laundry or dish detergent. Dilute it in a bowl of warm water. Make sure the Read More →