Category Archives: The Man Guide

It can be really hard to shop for your woman, guys! Engagement Ring Gurus knows exactly what your lady wants. Even though guys think they know exactly what to get their girlfriend about 50% of the time it isn’t what she wanted at all. Women are a different species than men. We want something person, yet stylish. The most important gift to shop for is the engagement ring and wedding band. This is a crucial gift to get help with. If you don’t ask the right friends or family of your potential bride to be, the ring can possibly be shoved back in your face. Did you know that 27% of women reject a proposal because they don’t like the engagement ring? It can sometimes be a make it or break it kind of deal. When you are shopping for a ring remember to compromise color and clarity for a bigger size. Women love big diamonds! If you are looking to budget on a ring there are different styles that give the impression the center stone is bigger than it actually is. For example getting a pave set diamond ring will make the center stone appear twice the size! There are so many characteristics that go into buying an engagement ring, guys! Let us help you distinguish what a good present is opposed to a bad one!

Congratulations on getting your man to get down on one knee! He’s almost yours forever, your just waiting for your big day to arrive, but what about the wedding bands? Cant forget about the rings! Finding your man the perfect ring for your budget can be a task that one just simply doesn’t have time to deal with in the midst of all the caious. We have put together a guide in which will take you through all the metals that are possible for your future husband. Platinum Platinum is the most popular choice for wedding rings due to its durability, Read More →

Take a Look at the Clifton Engagement Ring Box You haven’t seen anything until you’ve seen the newest type of engagement ring box. It has the depth of a credit card and will fit in your wallet! Once opened it displays the engagement ring on a raised setting. This box will cost you around $90, but well worth it to conceal that special question. Many guys don’t know how to be sneaky with an engagement because the ring box shows quite the bulge through pants. In 2011 Andrew Zo a packaging designer designed a ring box that was going to Read More →

Spotlight on: Transformers Engagement Ring Engagement ring trends are continuously changing, one of the most prominent trend is designing your own engagement ring. Many sites like BlueNile allow the consumer to pick the specific diamond, the setting design, and metal. Leah King recently had her engagement ring go viral because of the immaculate design her husband put in to creating it.  With the new release of Transformers: Age of Extinction we thought what better way to show you a custom designed engagement ring. Leah and her husband are huge Transformers fans, and so the engagement ring was nothing shy of Read More →

How Much Should you Spend on an Engagement Ring? How much should your man shell out on an engagement ring, it all really depends. According to American Express Spending and Savings Tracker the average amount spent on an engagement currently is $2,311. But this is all relative. According to Glamour Magazine the normal price ranges to $5,229. When 1500 adults were surveyed, 25% said that it was appropriate to spend between $2,000 to $4,999. There is another theory that a man should spend 3- months salary. Depending on his income or debt this can all be different. So what should 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 →

60 Traditional Anniversary Gifts for Every Year of Marriage Marriage is more than just love, its commitment, loyalty and sharing every moment of your life cherishing your significant other. One other thing that gets swept under the rug is the traditional anniversary gifts. Since the Holy Roman Empire anniversary presents have become a part of the marriage. Imagine not receiving anything from your husband/wife, definitely a big no-no.  The list consists of a traditional list and a non-traditional list, but lets be honest who really knows about this without checking their sources. The traditional list consists of items that can Read More →

Audemars Piguet Wins Over $9 Million in Lawsuit Against SWI Audemars Piguet is infamously known for their luxurious and expensive watches. One of their best sellers is the Royal Oak. The design is an octagonal bezel with 8 screws. The unique watch look has been around since 1972 and sells for close to $15,000. Besides being a popular model, this also has caused companies such as Movado Group Inc., Tommy Hilifiger USA inc. and Swiss Watch International to get in a bit of a tiff with Audemars Piguet. The suit was against Swiss Watch International (SWI) and Executive Lior Ben-Shmuel Read More →

Engagement Ring Guide for Him Proposals have evolved from a simple question to a day that is so special and extraordinary it takes weeks or months to plan. Guys, we are here to help you get the right bling for the thing! You don’t have to be a wiz with jewelry, but just becoming familiar with some of the lingo can help you out tremendously.  The Setting: The first thing to remember is get your girlfriend what she wants!!! 28% of women reject an proposal because they hate the ring. Women are a lot more simple than you think we Read More →

5 Cool, Outlandish Engagement Ring Boxes Want to get engaged, but what to blow your future bride away with a quirky box that will confuse her and make the surprise even more unexpected? First figure out what she loves, it is right around the holidays so if she is into geeky toys get her a hollow Rubik Cube and store your sparkler inside it! Here are some cool unique boxes to store your engagement ring in before you propose! 1. Rubik Cube This is for the unique couple that loves watching old Star Wars movies and nestling up with some Read More →

De Beers Releases One of the Most Efficient Bridal Apps  Da Beers, a reputable jewelry company recently released one of the most influential bridal applications. The overall goal is to make it easier and more attainable for customers to design their own bridal jewelry just by a touch on their iPhone/iPad. De Beers says the app “helps you to discover the perfect diamond jewellery for the most important moment in your life.” You can match a wedding band to an engagement ring, which we all know is a grueling task in person! You can also start from scratch and design Read More →