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So How Much Should you Really Spend on an Engagement Ring? So there are various myths that have been going around for decades on how much you should spend on an engagement ring. Some say the price should be three months salary, but if you really think of the logistics this is a completely null rule. If a man makes $80,000 a year that means he is entitled to buy you a $20,000 rock! What if he is making $200,000? Is he supposed to shell out over 6 figures to buy you a Tiffany & Co. D Internally Flawless sparkler? Read More →

How to Learn Your Diamond Shapes Engagement ring shopping can become a tedious endeavor that most people find so complicated they refuse to become properly educated on the diamond phenomenon! We have compiled an easy list of diamond shapes for you so when choosing your perfect gem you will know all about it!  Round Diamond: This diamond shape is the most common among diamond cut. Approximately 80% of diamonds used in engagement rings are round. What makes these babies so common? The shape is very versatile and fits in practically any setting! Its circular shape makes it easy. Oval Cut Diamond: Oval Read More →

Rare Pink Diamond Theft Comes to a Head After a few days of speculation, Queensland police in the UK believe they have targeted the rare pink diamond theft. Matthew Osborne, 29 was visiting Australia and made a dramatic decision to steal a pink diamond from a local jewelry store in Cairns. Witnesses say Osborne escaped on a bicycle. The pink gem retailed for 135,000 pounds (approx. $225,000 dollars). Although high in price the diamond was a mere 0.31 carats and 4.3 millimeters in diameter. The vibrant pink color is what brought the diamond up in value. It was one of Read More →

63 year-old Chef, Jorge Collazo was probably the luckiest person at the Marc Anthony conert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Anthony performed on February 16th so an arena full of fans, one a man who was going to propose to his girlfriend. Unfortunately he left the ring with a romantic handwritten note in one of the bathroom stalls. Jorge Collazo a New York Chef found the note and three stone diamond ring while using the bathroom. Instead of selling it to a local pawn shop, he did something you don’t see very often in our society. Collazo has been Read More →

14 Reasons to Love Valentine’s Day if You’re Single We can all admit that Valentine’s Day can be something we all dread, but sometimes there are reasons to look at the glass half full! If you are alone, single or just not in a Valentine’s mood, we have 15 reasons why you should take full reins of this day and just have fun! 1. A Reason to Connect With Your Friends: On V-Day single ladies tend to group up go out, and have a fun night or day. If you have been stressing over not having the perfect man, just set Read More →

Is it True Love? Find Out if Your Love is Everlasting Are you at that point in your relationship where you want to know if it is just for the now or will last the tides of times?  After the 6 month point most relationships either prevail or fail. There are just a few questions you need to ask yourself… Does you both share a similar sense of humor? One thing that keeps a couple afloat is if there is a great tone to the relationship. If you can laugh with him and smile constantly that is a good sign Read More →

Crazy Wedding Tricks you’d Never Think of Its days before your wedding and you cant figure out what beauty tricks to do to keep your face and skin flawless! Ever Heard of Singo? On the island of Zanzibar there is an all natural floral scrub known as singo that keeps skin looking soft and smooth. The ingredients include fresh jasmine, ylang ylang flowers, rose petals, mpatchori, geranium, sweet basil, sandalwood and more! Besides keeping skin at its all time best, the product also smells decadent! This product is recommended by Elizabeth Tanzi MD for brides with very sensitive skin. Crave Read More →

5 of the Largest Diamonds in the World One of the most magical wonders of this planet is the precious gemstones that are hidden beneath the cracks of the Earth’s surface. Diamonds are one of the rarest most desired stones throughout the world. It is considered the strongest element, rating a 10 on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness. The biggest rarity is to find a diamond over 10 carats, we have formed a list of five of the largest, most spectacular diamonds to ever grace our existence! 1. The Cullinan Diamond This diamond was discovered an a South African Read More →

Miley Cyrus Admits to Losing Liam’s $100,000 Engagement Ring Its Miley’s world and we are all just living in it. The crazy singer has yet again stunned us all by admitting to Love  magazine that while showering she accidentally dropped the engagement ring down the drain.  Liam and Cyrus first met on the set of Nicolas Spark’s book-turned-movie, The Last Song, a story about a young songbird who moves in to her fathers beach front home and meets a stunningly handsome man. Hemsworth’s character gets her well acquainted with the town until sparks fly between the two of them. Just like Read More →

Birmingham Jeweler, Jeff Dennis Jewelers Loses 70k on Super Bowl Bet Needless to say all of America was shocked at the outcome of the 48th annual Super Bowl. Most sports outlets said this was going to be one of the best games to watch, the Broncos vs Seahawks. Both teams had earned their way to the top, but with one of the best quarterbacks in the league, Peyton Manning, playing for the Broncos, most bets were against the Seahawks. We all remember Richard Sherman’s boast during the championship game, stating he was “the best corner in the game” and trashing Read More →