Tag Archives: Diamond Cut

In lieu of last months historic Supreme Court’s ruling that every state can no longer ban same sex couples from marrying, which means gay marriage is now legal in all 50 states. We are just gushing over the thought that we will have more engagements and weddings to celebrate in the future and all we have to say about it is it’s about time! Most weddings are exciting, joyous occasion to celebrate our commitment to our partners, as well as share our joy with our families and friends. It is now been declared that all Americans are guaranteed the right Read More →

If you are like me, then you have probably envisioned your proposal a thousand different ways perhaps with a few different guys. The vision always seems to be absolutely perfect, extremely thought out and romantic. However the truth is it doesn’t always go according to plan, ether on his end or yours. But if your hoping that the question will be asked this up and coming holiday season, you may want to be prepared in more ways then one. Being that this moment will be an unforgettable one, you may want to keep somethings in mind so that when the Read More →

Every girl has some kind of ideal wedding dress that they have been dreaming off since their childhood, whether its the classic wedding topper dress, or the sultry sexy dress with the back cut out, each women’s envisions of the perfect wedding dress is completely unique to her. With thousands of styles, designers and variations of wedding dresses out their, how could you ever possibly narrow it down to one? Before you go gallivanting off into the sunset in search of your perfect wedding dress, you may want to map out a plan to help guide you all the the Read More →

Hopefully by now you have realized that getting engaged isn’t all about the ring. However many women have been known to ruin that iconic romantic moment when he is proposing just by their reaction or lack there of once they see the ring. That moment when you realize that the ring he is slipping on your finger, may not be quite what you expected it to be, can throw you off balance real quick. Of coarse, if your soon to be hubby went shoe shopping for you, and he came back with shoes that not even a hobo would wear, Read More →

Well he did it, he got down on one knee and asked you to be his wife! Sound like congratulations are in order! After the excitementbegins to die down what do you do next? Where do you even begin? To be honest there isn’t a right or wrong way on what to do after you get engaged. However we have gathered some tips on what you may way to think about the moments after you get engaged. Some of these can help tremendously in the wedding planning process in regards to your bank account and your relationship with your new Read More →

If finding the perfect man wasn’t already hard enough, how would one find the perfect Diamond ring? When it comes to diamonds, the options are limitless, but it is very important to remember the four c’s when shopping for your ring; cut, color, carat, clarity. The simplest way that I have found is to start with the shape. Following, we have broken down some examples of the most popular Diamond shapes as well as some information on what to look for. Cut Round Diamonds are by far the most favored of diamond shapes. Representing over 75% of all diamonds sold, Read More →

5 Must Have Engagement Rings of 2014 If you are planning on getting engaged and don’t know what rings are considered trendy, don’t wonder what to get any longer! Engagement Ring Gurus is bringing the top 5 must have engagement ring styles to you! 2014 is almost over and before the year comes to a close make sure you have the engagement ring of your dreams that also is considered a must have!  1. Halo Engagement Ring: This is a timeless style that most modern brides gush over! Halo engagement rings are one of a kind! The style is a Read More →

Take a Look at the Clifton Engagement Ring Box You haven’t seen anything until you’ve seen the newest type of engagement ring box. It has the depth of a credit card and will fit in your wallet! Once opened it displays the engagement ring on a raised setting. This box will cost you around $90, but well worth it to conceal that special question. Many guys don’t know how to be sneaky with an engagement because the ring box shows quite the bulge through pants. In 2011 Andrew Zo a packaging designer designed a ring box that was going to 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 →