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Well, here it is. The last installment of choosing birthstone engagement rings 101.  By now we’ve explored the new trend where women are taking a different approach when it comes to choosing the center stone for their beloved engagement ring. While diamonds remain the front-runner, birthstones are starting to catch the attention of many. Birthstone engagement rings offer an exclusive and personalized aura.  Not only that, birthstone rings offer more options to customize your ring without breaking the bank.  We’ve learned about the first eight months’ birthstones so far and what they symbolize.  We’ve also checked out so really beautiful Read More →

Your engagement ring guru guide is back with part 2 of “Would You Wear Birthstone Engagement Rings?” Last week the topic of birthstone engagement rings was explored.  Diamonds have been the symbol of love for centuries, which is how they’ve found their place at the center of engagement rings and bridal jewelry. Now a days, women have been taking a more unconventional approach to searching and choosing their engagement ring.  Replacing the classic Diamond with a birthstone gem.  Birthstone engagement rings come with many benefits, mostly revolving around the fact that they exude layers of sentimental value and passion.  Not Read More →

It’s no surprise diamonds usually take 1st place when it comes to selecting a center stone for your engagement ring and other wedding jewelry.  However, birthstones have started to become a real contender as they increase in popularity among the ladies.  Choosing a birthstone engagement ring not only saves a couple some cash, but it allows the woman to express herself through colors that make it stand out from the rest.  Plain and simple, birthstone engagement rings are unique and special to the woman who chooses them.  In fact, many couples now are starting to choose birthstones instead of diamonds Read More →

It takes some preparation to select a birthstone for an engagement ring. First, settle on your budget. Then you need to decide whether you’d like to use a modern birthstone or something more traditional. Here are a few tips to help you when choosing a birthstone for your engagement ring. How to Choose a Birthstone Engagement Ring You should know which birthstone corresponds to each month. Whether you’re using the modern or traditional list, January’s birthstone is garnet, February is amethyst, April is diamonds, May is emeralds, October is opal and November is yellow topaz. By the modern list, March Read More →

If you decided to take the route of white gold jewelry over platinum, you need to take extra care of your engagement ring. White gold tends to tarnish more easily, so follow these steps to get your ring looking just as stunning as the day your fiancé proposed to you. How to Clean Your White Gold Engagement Ring Place two small bowls of warm water on a towel. Stir in 1 teaspoon of baking soda in one bowl and place your ring in the same bowl. Let the ring soak for 15 to 30 minutes. Put a small amount of Read More →

Your fiance did a beautiful job picking out just the right engagement ring that represents you and your love for each other. So of course you’ll want to be able to look at it every day to admire its exquisiteness. Here are a few tips for caring for and cleaning your ring to ensure that it stays as gorgeous as the day he proposed to you. 10 Ways to Take Care of Your Engagement Ring Are you the athletic type? Remember to take your ring off during sports so you won’t injure yourself or others with that big rock on your finger. Read More →

Birthstone Engagement Rings Are you looking for a unique, personalized idea for an engagement ring? Why not give the love of your life a birthstone engagement ring? Birthstones are traditionally gemstones that aren’t as expensive of the traditional engagement-ring diamond. Although this idea wouldn’t necessarily work for April babies (As one of the birthstones is a diamond), it is a much less expensive alternative to a regular diamond engagement ring. There are so many options for birthstone engagement rings—whether the birthstone is center stage or the birthstones are small accents within the design. The average cost of an engagement ring Read More →

Diamonds have been the stone of choice in an engagement ring for centuries; however, the trend is beginning to be amended with creative and often less costly alternatives to diamonds. Before we go any farther, it is our position that you can NEVER go wrong with a diamond engagement ring. But maybe you are more of a creative risk taker? OK, then… read on in this special addition to our usual themes, and learn about Birthstone Engagement Rings! Designing an engagement ring with a birthstone setting is becoming increasingly popular as a way to personalize the ring. A birthstone can be used in Read More →