Monthly Archives: May 2013

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What is the Proper Etiquette for Proposing the Same Sex June is the month where we give recognition to people that are different, but fabulous! June is Gay Pride Month and we are excited to honor that by helping you decide how to propose or what the proper etiquette is when you are in a same sex relationship. America makes it very hard to do anything marital because only nine states have legalized gay marriage. It however, is not illegal to propose. Here are some alternatives to engagement rings and the etiquette on how you should pop the question! In Read More →

5 DIY Beauty Tips to do Before Tying the Knot Walking down the aisle can be pricey. Cut those costs by doing some things yourself! Here are 5 Do it Yourself home remedies that can help improve your skin and body before the big day. Coffee to Rid the Redness: The first thing you could do is a caffeine mask for your face. The ingredients consist of used or new ground coffee, whole milk and cocoa powder. Mix some ground coffee and whole milk together until you get a pasty consistency. Add a bit of cocoa powder to make the Read More →

How to Find Out Her Ring Size If you want to plan a surprise proposal for your girlfriend or you just want to get her a ring as a gift, it can be a confusing and stressful process in finding her ring size. There are 4 main things you can do to find out her size without making her aware you are going to propose. The photo above can be used as reference if you have a ring that is her size. Just simply place it over the corresponding circle and that should be her true fit. The first thing Read More →

Justin Bartha is Engaged! Many people know Justin Bartha from hit comedy show The New Normal or from the hilarious movie, The Hangover. He can now add a tied down man to his resume. The two met at a Pilates session at Equinox gym in L.A. and hit it off ever since! She was Bartha’s personal trainer and the two have been caught vacationing together and enjoying eachothers company since the pair went public in January.  Bartha popped the question while the couple was on vacation in Big Surr, California at the Post Ranch Inn. The ring was first revealed Read More →

4 Ways to Cut Down the Cost of Your Engagement Ring When you are purchasing an engagement ring you have to keep in mind that it is a long term investment that should be practical in price and sentimental in value. Buying an engagement ring has been said to cost a 3 months salary, but what if your salary isn’t as high as you anticipated before getting engaged? We have a simple solution to this problem that should not only save you a buck or two, but make sure while saving you still get her the ring of her dreams! Read More →

Spotlight on: Vera Wang LOVE Collection at Zales Vera Wang is more commonly known as one of the top designers in the bridal world. Her gowns are elegant and stylish, but the price can be the budget of your whole wedding combined! Vera recently branched her bridal company out to Zales to sell a line of bridal jewelry. The amazing thing about this new collection is that the prices start at $1,999 (which is incredible for an engagement ring). There are over 50 styles to choose from. Besides making engagement rings there is also a great portion of matching wedding Read More →

Most Expensive Gemstone Engagement Rings Gemstone engagement rings are becoming the newest trend of 2013. The glistening colored stones are making such an impact on the bridal market that they are no longer the type of stones you settle to lower the cost of your overall ring. The top four most expensive engagement rings are owned by celebrities such as Halle Berry, Jessica Simpson and more. She has made a comeback in Hollywood, and not for singing. Jessica Simpson is a fashion with amazing taste in shoes, clothing and of course jewelry. Her engagement ring is customarily designed for her Read More →

Three Trending Engagement Rings of 2013 Engagement rings are taking our nation by storm. So many people are now concerned with what the characteristics of the ring are rather than the solemn meaning of it. There have been three trends that are becoming so popular like the gemstone engagement ring, floral settings and of course vintage style. The Vintage style engagement ring is one of the most famous looks to have, especially since the premiere of The Great Gatsby. Usually a vintage style ring has accent colored gemstones and a geometrical shape. Jessica Biel has one of the most gorgeous Read More →

Today Show Anchor Savannah Guthrie Engaged! Bubbly Today Show anchor, Savannah Guthrie recently became engaged over the weekend! The 41 year old came into the studio glowing with excitement hoping her colleagues would notice the giant rock on her left hand ring finger. Savannah became engaged to 4 year long boyfriend (who is also her political consultant) Mike Feldman. The pair went on a trip to the Caribbean where Feldman proceeded to get down on one knee and pop the question. Savannah said she had no idea he was even proposing until the ring was almost on her finger! On Read More →

Neat Goodie Bags to Give to Your Guests Showing gratitude for having your friends and family attend your wedding is one of the most gracious things a host can do. The biggest dilemma is people don’t usually know what to fill the goodie bags with or make them look presentable! A goodie bag is no longer just one of those miniscule ending treats you collect at the end of a party, they have become a part of the decoration process. Many weddings incorporate the goodie bags by placing them on a buffet style table by the exit. Others will put Read More →