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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!

When searching for an engagement ring, the perfect diamond isn’t all you have to worry about – the setting is just as important. Have you thought about what metal you would like the ring to be? There are quite a few to choose from, but we are here to help you make your decision. Metal Options for Your Engagement Ring Platinum. This is known for its durability. Platinum is 95% pure and won’t fade or tarnish like other metals. However, it may scratch but any metal will. This is the perfect metal for those with sensitive skin because it’s hypoallergenic. Read More →

If you would rather surprise your girlfriend with an engagement ring than have her go shopping with you, there are two things you need to consider: her ring size and what her style is. It’s too risky to just guess; guessing her ring size isn’t too bad, but you don’t want to end up buying her a ring she doesn’t even like. There’s no perfect solution to this, but here are a few ideas to help you out. How to Figure Out Her Ring Size and Style Sizing Steal a ring. Simply sneak into her jewelry box when she’s not Read More →

Wedding Planning – Grooms! Don’t just focus on your bachelor party! Men – yes, you popped the question, but the hard work doesn’t end there. Don’t leave your bride to all the dirty work – you should chip in and give her a hand! Here’s what you can do to help. 1. Have an Opinion Help with the planning. You don’t need to help with flower bouquets or anything, but insert your opinion on some of the major things. What food would you like? Do you want a band or a DJ? It’s your wedding, too, so you may want Read More →

Okay guys, if you’re reading this, it seems as though you may be a little bit lost about choosing that right ring for your girl. Chances are you haven’t paid a whole lot of attention to any particular piece of jewelry, well, ever. So how are you supposed to decide what will be right for your woman? Here’s a little advice for you. Take some time to learn a little bit about diamond rings. Go online and read up on the four C’s: Cut, clarity, color and carat. Try to pick up on some of the more important sounding words Read More →

Engagement Ring Shopping So you’ve found the girl of your dreams and it’s time to pop the question. You’ve prepared well and have everything planned perfectly: the place, the diamond, the heartfelt speech…but wait, you forgot one important factor. What the hell is her ring size? Well don’t worry, we’ve got some tips to help you secretly figure out the ring size for your future fiancée. Phone a friend: always a useful lifeline. Get a friend or family member of your girlfriend on the phone. They may by some chance have purchased a ring for her before for a special Read More →

There Are Engagement Ring Fashion Rules!? You know she’s the perfect girl for you. She makes you smile, she makes you laugh and you have fallen head over heals in love with her. You also know that the next step is to go engagement ring shopping. This can be a daunting task, as engagement ring fashion can seem a bit overwhelming at first. But never fear, you know your girl and the rest will come easy as long as you follow these style tips. Take a peak at the rest of her jewelry. Does she wear yellow or white gold? Read More →