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Newest Trend: Braided Engagement Ring Engagement ring styles come and go, but the latest fashion statement is the braided engagement ring. The ring is intertwining with beautiful pave set diamonds that give the appearance the ring setting is being braided. The ring is a split-shank setting where the two shanks intersect to form a beautiful twist shape. The braiding technique gives this ring a vintage styled look. If it isn’t obvious already Vintage is in! Many jewelry designers such as A. Jaffe and Tacori have made this style predominate and fashionable. Some great things about this type of ring is Read More →

Astronomers Discover a Planet Made of Diamonds Approximately 40 light years away there is an extrasolar planet that is made up of pure diamonds. The extrasolar planet was discovered in August of 2004 and is currently being disputed by astronomers as the first planet discovered to have a core of diamonds. 55 Cancri e, is double the size of Earth, which gives it the nickname “Super Earth”. Unlike Earth though, the surface has an approximate temperature of 3900˚ Fahrenheit. This planet is part of a system that orbits around 55 Cancri A. The orbit takes over 2 days. If you Read More →

Neat Goodie Bags to Give to Your Guests Showing gratitude for having your friends and family attend your wedding is one of the most gracious things a host can do. The biggest dilemma is people don’t usually know what to fill the goodie bags with or make them look presentable! A goodie bag is no longer just one of those miniscule ending treats you collect at the end of a party, they have become a part of the decoration process. Many weddings incorporate the goodie bags by placing them on a buffet style table by the exit. Others will put Read More →

How to Keep Your Diamonds Glistening Do you over-wear your diamond jewelry and now it has lost that brand new glisten? There are so many easy at-home remedies to keep your ring from losing its ultimate beauty. There are three main safe treatments we have listed below to bring that brilliance back to your diamond! Liquid Detergent: The first thing is a super easy home remedy that can be done in a matter of 10 minutes! First you are going to take a mild liquid laundry or dish detergent. Dilute it in a bowl of warm water. Make sure the Read More →

How to Make an Engagement Ring Hard to Steal Get it Appraised! Before stepping into marriage you should take some precautions to ensure your beautiful engagement ring stays liable! An engagement ring can cost more than a house so it is responsible to make sure you get it something called appraised. An appraisal is basically when you sit down with a jeweler and he examines your ring closely to find out the overall value and creates a list of details your ring has just in case it is stolen, lost, etc. It is definitely helpful for a police report if Read More →

Diamond Engagement RingMost couples begin their lives off together with less money than they will have later in life. When you became engaged, the ring you give or receive may not be exactly what you were hoping for due to lack of funds, but you can always have your ring upgraded. Upgrading an engagement ring doesn’t change the meaning behind the ring – it’s just adding a little something extra to it. There are a many ways to upgrade your engagement ring, such as adding a new ring to your current setting, upgrading to a larger stone or adding more Read More →

Sure, diamonds are forever, but if your ring setting doesn’t hold up, then what’s the point of having a diamond? You would be heart broken to look down at your hand and see a set of empty prongs where your stunning diamond should be. If this has ever happened to you, then you are well aware of this hopeless feeling as you search through your couch cushions. Even worse, many insurance policies don’t cover accidental loss or flawed settings. The best way to avoid this disaster is to check the setting on your diamond ring on a regular basis and Read More →

Men are under a lot of pressure when picking out that perfect engagement ring. Many see the ring as a symbol of the depth of the love for the woman they are about to marry. The engagement ring may represent your love and commitment to your fiancé, but it isn’t something that you should leave you in a ton of debt. Here are some things to consider when buying an engagement ring: Buying an Engagement Ring Without Breaking the Bank Know your budget: Don’t get wrapped up in the two-month’s salary hoopla. Decide what is a doable amount of money Read More →

Diamonds are the most powerful stones because of their overall strength and their universal beauty and elegance. Because of their abilities, fame, and stunning charm, diamonds are the most commonly chosen of all gems. They are mostly common used in engagement rings and are used to symbolize the everlasting love of a couple. However, choosing the right diamond may not be such an easy task. Apart from the 4 C’s (rules which pays attention to color, carat weight, cut and clarity of the diamonds), diamond engagement ring settings are just as important, revealing all of the advantages of the diamond. Read More →

The engagement ring that you wear for the rest of your life shouldn’t just represent the love the two of you have for one another, but also reflect each of your personalities and individual style. Many brides tend to lean towards a more traditional route with the classic clear, brilliant-cut diamond, but there are so many other stones that you should consider before making a final decision.  Let’s look at popular gemstones for an engagement ring. Popular Gemstones for an Engagement Ring Diamonds Diamonds are the traditional choice of stone for an engagement ring, but there’s a good reason for Read More →