Tag Archives: Gemstone

Taking a slight break from engagement rings today to discuss diamond eternity bands vs. non-eternity diamond bands. Normally, when it comes to choosing the rings for your big day, engagement ring is the first that comes to mind. By that point you’ve gathered engagement ring photos for your own inspiration, but what about your wedding band? There are two types of diamond wedding bands: eternity wedding band vs non-eternity wedding band. Well what does eternity band even mean technically, right?  A wedding band is considered to be an eternity band because it has a continuous line of diamonds that wraps Read More →

Would you dare to say your “I do’s” on the scariest night of the year? Some of you may not even consider having their wedding on Halloween, but there are those of you who wouldn’t flinch at the idea. While many girls dream of a beautiful spring wedding with white roses and pretty pastels, there are plenty of less-traditional brides out there who would prefer a darker and spookier ceremony. For those brides-to-be, October is the perfect time to tie the knot. Surprisingly Halloween is a popular date to tie the knot. It isn’t for the faint hearted but for Read More →

Are you in the market for an engagement ring, but not sure where to start?! Take this quiz to discover which designer fits perfectly with you! Read up a little on each designer to find which one matches best with you! Lets find out! Match up the engagement ring up with their designers below and check your answers after at the very bottom! Good luck diamond divas! 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.   A) RITANI: “Ritani is a high-end jewelry brand modernizing the way people purchase diamond engagement rings and jewelry. Founded in 1999, Ritani marries the online shopping Read More →

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 →

So you are guilty as charged, dubbed with the duty to organize a wild night out on the town for the bride to be and her gang of misfit women. Bachelor parties have been an age old tradition dating back generations to celebrate the last night of “freedom” before they take the plunge. Although we may not be in the dark ages anymore (thank goodness), we do still celebrate that last night of freedom with tom foolery and raunchy behavior, even women partake with their closest girlfriends. Wether its a drunken fest that includes police strippers and plastic penises for Read More →

When it comes to taking care of your expensive items such as your car, your boat or even your house, you don’t take the short road. Purchasing insurance for the sole purpose of  peace of mind and any accidents that may occur applies all of these examples and more. So wouldn’t it make sense to purchase insurance on your diamond engagement ring? Of coarse it would!There are a few options to go about insuring your engagement ring. Engagement ring insurance can be purchased as an extension for your renters or homeowners policy. Both of these policies cover the items in Read More →

In most cases, gratuity will be calculated in your contracts. But for other vendors, tipping is not an obligation, but is welcomed and highly recommended. The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, which makes it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find today’s proper way to go about tipping the hired help. In many cases tips are included in the contract. However with a few exceptions, it’s not required to tip your vendors, although many couples may choose to  add gratuity after the event, with the amount depending on their performance. But how much is enough? Our Read More →

You finally got your man to pop the question! Congrats! That is of coarse if you didn’t turn your man down. But what are you to do now? Planning a wedding isn’t a simple task, and it is extremely easy to accidentally let something slip through the cracks. It could be that maybe you thought of it too late or overlooked it, either way, you end up paying a heavy price. Whether its coming straight out of your pocket, or just a disappointing mistake, we have put together a wedding cheat sheet to avoid any forgotten details that may have Read More →

With yet another season of autumn just around the corner, a beautiful time of the year when the leaves begin to change and great things are bound to happen. Why not plan an amazing occasion for you and your partner one in which you incorporate your proposal? Great idea you say? We were thinking the same thing! From a simple hike up the Rocky mountains, or a horseback ride through the valley, to a romantic hot air balloon ride, we have the perfect ideas for those of you who are planning on popping the question this fall! There is no Read More →

So you have decided to take the plunge and ask your women to be yours forever, congratulations we will start planning your funeral. Just Joking!!! Congratulations are definitely in order. If you already have the engagement ring picked out, then you are already ahead of the game. But for those of you who have no clue whether to buy her diamond ring in store or online, we have got the scoop. Although shopping online does save time and effort, are you really able to trust those web-stars out there with your engagement ring. Both options of in store shopping and Read More →