Tag Archives: Engagement

There is no real recipe on how to buy the perfect engagement ring, and to be honest there is little advice out there on the topic. Most of the time when you research “engagement ring purchase advice” will spit out amateur answers on how to spot a fake diamond or how to save your pennies. And in some unfortunate cases, you may end up spending way too much money on something that she ends up hating. To avoid all of these horrible scenarios  at all costs, its best that you follow this road map for tips to buying the right Read More →

In today’s relationships, there always comes a time when you begin to question your original diamond engagement ring. Depending on your original stone whether its flawless or flawed, or smaller then a pea, many women find that after years of marriage they want to upgrade their diamond ring. Some men may question why we would ever want to change our original ring and the answer is “the reasons are endless”. Your taste may have changed, you may now be able to afford something that you would have never been able to in the past, or your diamond is damaged. Whatever Read More →

There is no gesture more immediately recognizable around the world then that of a proposal. The simple idea of getting down on one knee is widely known in any culture as the romantic custom has been celebrated around the world and passed down from generation to generation. Kneeling down on one knee to propose is a tradition that dates back to Medieval times. It was custom that when knights would be knighted by royalty they would kneel with their left knee down and right knee up. They would also kneel to their masters or mistresses to show respect.  In other 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 →

Many unique wedding traditions that have been passed down from generation to generation, but what you may not have noticed is the cross cultural traditions that have been introduced through the union of marriage. Love is universal, however some wedding traditions are not custom to all cultures. In other countries getting married can vary from one extreme to the other. Just because some countries have a different perspective on marriage, doesn’t make it any less special then the others. There is no wrong way to celebrate tying the knot. We have researched some of the different wedding traditions that are 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 →

Staying calm and collected when it comes to planning your wedding is near impossible. However there is no need for you to go flying off the handle the first problem that pops up. Many say that your true colors don’t begin to show until you get engaged, but there is a way to avoid becoming a total biatch. You can be the most mild mannered person, until the wedding cater calls in with an issue with the menu, then all the sudden you turn into the incredible hulk. Planning a wedding can consume your life, cause lack of sleep, and Read More →

He put a ring on it! Congratulations, now you don’t want to take it off….Ladies I know it can be rather difficult to part with your engagement ring even just for a routine cleaning at your local jewelers. However there are times when you should absolutely not wear your diamond ring at risk of damaging your stone. We completely understand if you are so in love with your ring you don’t trust it with anyone but yourself.  Although, if you want your stone to keep shining bright like a diamond, its very important that you don’t wear it during these Read More →

Hey fellas, when it comes to buying an engagement ring, whats the best way to go about it? Many women assume that when men are buying the engagement ring, they are purchased brand new. However that is not always the case. Sometimes when buying an engagement ring, it can be best for your budget and your women when it has been what we like to call in the industry “pre-loved”.  Finding the perfect engagement ring can take weeks or even months to find, to speed up the process be sure to do your research so when the time comes to Read More →