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Well, here it is. The last installment of choosing birthstone engagement rings 101.  By now we’ve explored the new trend where women are taking a different approach when it comes to choosing the center stone for their beloved engagement ring. While diamonds remain the front-runner, birthstones are starting to catch the attention of many. Birthstone engagement rings offer an exclusive and personalized aura.  Not only that, birthstone rings offer more options to customize your ring without breaking the bank.  We’ve learned about the first eight months’ birthstones so far and what they symbolize.  We’ve also checked out so really beautiful Read More →

Your engagement ring guru guide is back with part 2 of “Would You Wear Birthstone Engagement Rings?” Last week the topic of birthstone engagement rings was explored.  Diamonds have been the symbol of love for centuries, which is how they’ve found their place at the center of engagement rings and bridal jewelry. Now a days, women have been taking a more unconventional approach to searching and choosing their engagement ring.  Replacing the classic Diamond with a birthstone gem.  Birthstone engagement rings come with many benefits, mostly revolving around the fact that they exude layers of sentimental value and passion.  Not Read More →

It’s no surprise diamonds usually take 1st place when it comes to selecting a center stone for your engagement ring and other wedding jewelry.  However, birthstones have started to become a real contender as they increase in popularity among the ladies.  Choosing a birthstone engagement ring not only saves a couple some cash, but it allows the woman to express herself through colors that make it stand out from the rest.  Plain and simple, birthstone engagement rings are unique and special to the woman who chooses them.  In fact, many couples now are starting to choose birthstones instead of diamonds Read More →

What is the Proper Etiquette for Proposing the Same Sex June is the month where we give recognition to people that are different, but fabulous! June is Gay Pride Month and we are excited to honor that by helping you decide how to propose or what the proper etiquette is when you are in a same sex relationship. America makes it very hard to do anything marital because only nine states have legalized gay marriage. It however, is not illegal to propose. Here are some alternatives to engagement rings and the etiquette on how you should pop the question! In Read More →

5 Ways to Cut Your Wedding Spending in Half Want to make sure you have enough money to pay your electric bill or at least taking a honeymoon without feeling like you have to feed your guest’s catered subway? There is a way to cut the price of your wedding bill almost in half! While planning your wedding you just have to  be strategic and figure out the price of everything and the alternative less expensive prices. For example did you know if you have a wedding on a weekday the whole ceremony can be half the price! Have any 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 →