Tag Archives: Auction

Halo engagement rings, solitaire engagement rings, three stone engagement rings.  It seems like when it comes to choosing an engagement ring there’s a plethora of setting styles to choose from.  And not that I’m complaining.  The variety of engagement ring styles allows a bride-to-be to really find an engagement ring that embodies her personality and unique style. For some of us however, the overflow of different engagement rings out there makes it overwhelming when it comes to finding and determining what ring is exactly “right for you”.  But don’t you worry, that’s why we’re breaking down some of the pros Read More →

Wedding traditions have been passed down from generation to generation, and in some cases have been altered to fit in with the times. However the ancient wedding tradition of the bride sporting a white wedding gown has forever remained the same. Of coarse there are always those women who want to break tradition and wear a colored wedding dress instead of white, but shockingly its only around 4%-5% of brides who choose to do so. So for the rest of the brides who choose to go the traditional route and rock the white wedding gown, here is a little history Read More →

So you have decided to take the plunge and ask your women to be yours forever, congratulations we will start planning your funeral. Just Joking!!! Congratulations are definitely in order. If you already have the engagement ring picked out, then you are already ahead of the game. But for those of you who have no clue whether to buy her diamond ring in store or online, we have got the scoop. Although shopping online does save time and effort, are you really able to trust those web-stars out there with your engagement ring. Both options of in store shopping and Read More →

In honor of the summer coming to an end and school sessions beginning, there is no better way to kick start fall with a this years hottest fall wedding trends! Although you have probably seen some of these trends before, that just ensures how hot they are and they are here to stay! From flowers to themes we have got all the best styles for all your favorite wedding details! Whatever your budget or style may be, we are confident there is a trend on this list that will fit in perfectly on your Wedding day! Themes: Move over elegant Read More →

Pink Star Diamond Sells at Auction for a Stunning 83 Million A diamond that weighed an astounding 132.5 Carats before it was cut and polished just sold at Sotheby’s Auction House in Geneva for $83 million! The stone measures 1.06” x 0.81” and weighs an approximate 59.60 cts. The diamond is an oval shaped pink diamond that was sold by Isaac Wolf, a diamond cutter who renamed the diamond from Pink Star to Pink Dream. According to the auctioneer the diamond was mined by Da Beers in Africa (no exact country was given) back in 1999. Pink Star took over Read More →

Kim Kardashian’s Engagement Ring Sells at Christie’s Auction We all know about the infamous divorces between Reality Star, Kim Kardashian and Basketball Player, Kris Humphries. The marriage lasted a whopping 72 days and the divorce process lasted over a year! Besides the buzz of one of the fasted marriages in celebrity news everyone wanted to know what Kim was going to do with her $2 Million dollar engagement ring Kris proposed with! We all find out the answer in September when Kim secretly returned the ring to Kris and he put it on famous auction site Christies Auction House. The Read More →

Emperor of France’s Engagement Ring Sold at Auction for $949,000 In 1796 the former Emperor of France, Napoleon Bonaparte proposed with a traditional engagement ring that consisted of two pear shaped stones, one being a sapphire and the other a diamond. He proposed to his lovely Josephine de Beauharnais. The ring was put up for auction at Osenat Auction House at the Fountainbleu in France.  It exceeded everyone’s expectations when the ring crushed its original estimation price of only $20,000 dollars. The crowd was on the edge of their seat watching bidders go back and forth raising the prices each Read More →