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Purchasing an engagement ring isn’t something you should take lightly. It’s a large investment, so you should take your time deciding what type of engagement ring is right for your girlfriend, and make sure you are making an educated decision. To clear up any confusion, here are some common engagement rings myths that you can go ahead and forget about to make your shopping a bit easier. Common Myths About Engagement Ring Shopping Engagement rings should cost the equivalent of 2 month’s salary or more. An engagement ring shouldn’t empty out your wallet. Set a budget for yourself and stick 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 →

It can be really stressful going shopping for an engagement ring for the woman you hope to one day call your wife – especially when you’re shopping on a budget. Most men see an engagement ring as a symbol of just how much you love your bride-to-be, but it’s not something you should go into debt over. Here are a few tips to help you shop for an engagement ring if you have a tight budget. How to Buy an Engagement Ring on a Budget Know your budget: You’ve probably heard that you need to spend about two month’s salary on Read More →

  Quick Tips for Engagement Ring Cleaning   Overtime, you may notice that you’re engagement ring just doesn’t have the sparkle that it used to have. We do so much with our hands that goes unnoticed. Little things for example are putting lotion on our skin. This actually gets the ring dirtier than usual! The solution to this problem is to make sure you regularly clean your ring. Here are a few tips to make sure you are effectively getting your engagement ring to look as stunning as it did when your hubby first proposed to you. Quick Tips for Read More →

Titanium rings are becoming more and more stylish over the years – they’re contemporary and will last a lifetime. If you’re looking to buy a titanium ring for a wedding band, but still aren’t convinced, here are a few facts that may help you make up your mind. Reasons to Choose a Titanium Wedding Band Titanium wedding rings are a great investment. Titanium is incredibly durable and lightweight. Titanium wedding bands won’t scratch or lose their shape due to normal wear, and to top it all off, they’re affordable! Titanium is significantly less expensive than platinum or white gold and Read More →

An engagement ring is a huge investment, so if you’re not too sure what to look for when you’re shopping for one, there are a few things you should do. By following these few steps you’ll be able to find just the right ring for the love of your life. 7 Tips for Buying an Engagement Ring Determine Your Budget: Salespeople can be pretty tricky, so it’s best to have a certain number in your head to keep you from spending more than you can actually afford. Some say the rule is to spend two months salary, but you should Read More →

The time has come for guys to man up and pop the question to their lovely ladies! Before you go and spend your paycheck on a diamond ring, though, consider one of these trendy engagement ring styles to put on your bride-to-be’s finger. The Most Popular Engagement Ring Styles of 2012 Angelina’s quarter-million-dollar ring. This ring might be out of your reach as far as price goes, but you could always opt for something similar to hers. The clean lines of an emerald cut engagement ring are unique, sleek, and are sure to stand out in a crowd. Gemstones. Gemstones Read More →

October is at its end, which means engagement season is coming on fast. If you’re planning to propose then you should already be on your search to find the right ring for the right girl. It’s stressful enough trying to find a ring for the traditional woman, but when it comes to finding one for a girl who’s a little more out of the box, you’re bound to pull out all of your hair. We are here to help – here are a few suggestions for unique engagement rings found on Etsy. Unique Engagement Rings for a Unique Bride Rough Read More →

A wedding ring will always be with you, day and night, for the rest of your life. It’s not only a piece of jewelry, but something that is part of you forever. Because of this, it’s so important to find a wedding ring that is comfortable – easy to put on and take off and gentle on the finger. Finding a Wedding Band that is Comfortable You will want to find a metal that is soft but durable so that it’s comfortable to wear all of the time. Luckily, many jewelry designers now design wedding bands to go with their Read More →

Recently, yellow gold has taken a back seat to the increasingly popular white gold and platinum when it comes to engagement rings. Sure, white gold and platinum might look very similar, however there are some differences between the two.  Let’s take a look at the battle of gold vs. platinum and learn some of the details. A Battle of the Metals: White Gold vs. Platinum White Gold:  White gold rings are alloys with varying degrees of purity. White gold is actually made by mixing gold with silver or palladium. When white gold rings are made, they are coated with another Read More →