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What Her Engagement Ring Diamond Says About Her Personality Think about it, just as your wardrobe says a lot about your personality.  So does that fancy rock on your finger. But what does a woman’s diamond say about her?  Of course, opinions may vary, but I think you will enjoy this interesting perspective.  Find out what your diamond engagement ring says about you. (click here to shop) Round: The round cut diamond is probably the most popular.  Brides who wear this classic shape are traditional and recognize a good thing when they see it.   (click here to shop)   Read More →

Many thoughts come to mind when I think of anniversary rings.  Is there actually formal etiquette for that? When is the right time to give an anniversary ring? What finger do you wear the ring on?  Should your anniversary ring match your wedding band and engagement ring?  What I’ve come to find and appreciate is that this really just depends on you and your partner. Anniversary rings are a modern alternative to traditional gifts such as wood or paper.  These special momentous rings are giving women the chance to wear something more colorful and modern in comparison to their traditional Read More →

Singer Brandy Norwood is officially off the market. The oh-so-cute couple, Brandy and Ryan Press, are ready to take the plunge. They are so excited and have been posting pictures from their Hawaiian vacation over the holidays on Instagram. Brandy looks amazing in these photos, of course! The couple announced that they got together originally New Year’s Eve 2011. So, what exactly do we know about this Ryan Press guy? Well, he’s 32 years old (Brandy is 33) and he’s a music executive, which is pretty cool. According to Brandy, Ryan has restored her faith in men. She stated, “I Read More →

Now that the New Year is upon us, it’s out with the old and in with the new! Forget all of the popular wedding themes and trends of 2012. 2013 is here and it’s time for some fun and exciting new trends for your wedding. Here are just a few of the popular trends we expect to see this year: 6 Wedding Trends of 2013 Patterns and prints. Monograms will always be popular, but couples seem to be drawn to a signature pattern or print in their wedding design now. The pattern can be carried throughout the whole wedding decor, Read More →

Attention brides-to-be! Are you ready for what’s to come in the world of engagement rings in 2013? 2013 is bringing cool cuts, intricate settings, and modern styles that go way beyond the good ole classic solitaire look. Check out these four trends to look out for: Top 3 Engagement Ring Trends 2013 Halos – Halos were a big deal and 2012 and will continue to be for a while! This is a top-selling design because its unique, vintage shape emits fiery brilliance, which just means more sparkle for you! Some designers are now even offering two-tiered halo settings to create Read More →

Diamond Engagement RingMost couples begin their lives off together with less money than they will have later in life. When you became engaged, the ring you give or receive may not be exactly what you were hoping for due to lack of funds, but you can always have your ring upgraded. Upgrading an engagement ring doesn’t change the meaning behind the ring – it’s just adding a little something extra to it. There are a many ways to upgrade your engagement ring, such as adding a new ring to your current setting, upgrading to a larger stone or adding more Read More →

White gold engagement rings are beautiful and known for brilliant luster, but, with over time, your stunning engagement ring may start to lose some of that shine and become dull. This dullness begins to happen in the areas of the ring that have direct contact with your skin. The use of hairspray, lotions, and cleaning products are also factors in your ring lacking its original luster. In order to maintain the initial beauty of your ring, you should clean it at least once a month. Cleaning your ring doesn’t take much time at all and can really improve the appearance Read More →

It’s official! Singer/actress Janet Jackson is now engaged to her super-rich billionaire boyfriend Wissam Al Mana. Wissam, a 37-year-ols Qatari mogul, actually asked Jackson to marry him earlier in 2012 with an enormous, expensive diamond engagement ring. Wissam stated, “She’s afraid it will get lost, so she keeps it locked up!,” which just sounds like an excuse to keep the engagement under wraps. Janet Jackson is Engaged – Again! Janet Jackson, 46, has been married three times before, but hey, isn’t the third time a charm? She was previously married to James De Barge manager Rene Elizondo. Rumor has it Read More →

Everyone has his or her own opinion about how much a man should spend on an engagement ring. Some say 2-4 months of salary is a good rule to go by. Ultimately, only you can decide how much money you are comfortable spending. However much you decide to spend, there are some factors that go into price differences on engagement rings, including: Factors that Go Into the Price of an Engagement Ring Carat – Carats are the measurement units for a diamond’s size. The bigger the number, the higher the price will be. Keep in mind, the price of a Read More →

If you’re shopping for rings, then a vital factor to consider before you head to the jewelry store is to know your ring size. If the band is too tight, the flesh around the ring will bulge and hurt, while a ring that is too loose could slide right off of your finger. Finding out the right ring size is a necessity whether you are purchasing a cocktail ring for yourself or an engagement ring for your girlfriend. This is very important if you order a ring online rather than trying it on in a shop. How to Find Your Read More →