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Have you ever attended a wedding where someones child fell asleep during the vows, or even worse made a scene during the ceremony? There are those rare cases in which a child can create mayhem due to missing his nap earlier that day. Most weddings the bride will choose to have a niece, nephew, cousin or family friend participate in the wedding party as a flower girl or even ring barer. However they may be adorable, not all brides will choose to include them in there special day. There are many modern day weddings in which the bride and groom Read More →

Wedding rings are one of the most widely recognized symbol of love around the world. They are precious pieces of jewelry that are worn by couples all around the world to symbolize the love and life long commitment to one another. When it comes to weddings, there are certain traditions and rituals that are followed during a wedding ceremony prior to the ring exchange. From walking down the isle, to champagne showers while getting ready, the traditions are countless. However one of the most celebrated tradition is that of the wedding ring, the ring is almost always placed on the Read More →

If you have ever played a game and lost? Well we all know that you can hit the reset button and always redo the game. But not so much in real life, especially when it comes to proposing to the love of your life. Once its done it cant be undone, no re dues, no take backs. So in reality the stakes are set pretty high. Assuming that she says yes, the moment she gets the ring on her finger the news will most likely go viral. From the moment you set foot in the door, to the moment your Read More →

When it comes to your wedding, a lot of work goes into making it special and memorable. If you’re like the millions of other women who are getting married for the second time, or perhaps the third, you may want to go ahead and skip some of the over the top expenses that go into your big day. Most people after getting married more than once just wanna get down to the point of becoming husband and wife. In most cases, you could say that the pressure is light because there really isn’t a traditional way on how a second 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 →

What is so Special About GIA Certification? So you are in the market for an engagement ring, but you don’t really understand what GIA is, means, or why you should even trust it. GIA is actually the number one trusted institute for diamond grading world-wide. There are extreme measures that go in to deciding the color, clarity, cut, and carat weight of your diamond. Most jewelers pride themselves on having GIA certified stones because it does make the value rise.  GIA mentions in a short video on their website GIA.edu that they have come up with 4 attributes that can grade Read More →

Top 7 Gemstones to Look Forward to This Summer Its almost that time of year that most of Americans look forward to: summer. Color Solutions International is just one fashion company that has released the official color swatches of summer. This year warm tones, cool tones and neutrals are fashionable so we have compiled the top 7 gemstones that will help emphasize your style.  1. Aquamarine This gemstones has the pigmentation of green, transparent and blue. What makes this great for the summer time is its light blue tones. Electric blue is one of the colors on the spring/summer list Read More →

Name Brand Vs. Non-Name brand Engagement Rings Although buying a designer ring may be the stylish thing to do, we want to show you how you can get the same style ring for a bargain price. We have compiled some of our favorite Tiffany & Co. engagement rings and compared them to non-name brand rings to see how much money you are actually saving! In this photograph it may seem like the two rings are very similar in price, they are, but the non-name brand ring is actually 3 carats LARGER than the Tiffany’s ring. The one consistent thing about Read More →

Flowers in Season for your Perfect Wedding Bouquet Summer is the season for weddings and who wouldn’t want an amazing bouquet to tie the whole event together?! We have made a list of our favorite summer time flowers to help you decide what the perfect flower bouquet should be! The list goes on for pages on Flowers.Org.Uk, but we decided to pick our favorites! Rose Calla Lily Lilac Hypericum Godetia Dendrobium Orchid Delphinium Hydrandrea Peonies Gloriosa Chrysanthemum Lily of the Valley Sweet Pea Bouvardia Roses Lets start out with roses. This is a given…roses are the most used flower in Read More →

5 Engagement Rings Under $1000 Dollars So you want to find a timeless engagement ring but don’t have the funds to splurge yet. A lot of couples who decide to get married have been buying starter engagement rings and later upgrading to a more expensive piece. Here are 5 Engagement Rings that are under $1000 to help you save! This Engagement ring is a 0.23 Carat Princess Cut diamond set in a 14k whit gold mounting. It is classified as a solitaire engagement ring. The diamond is G/H in color ans SI in clarity. This is a good grading for Read More →