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4 Ways to Cut Down the Cost of Your Engagement Ring When you are purchasing an engagement ring you have to keep in mind that it is a long term investment that should be practical in price and sentimental in value. Buying an engagement ring has been said to cost a 3 months salary, but what if your salary isn’t as high as you anticipated before getting engaged? We have a simple solution to this problem that should not only save you a buck or two, but make sure while saving you still get her the ring of her dreams! Read More →

Most Expensive Gemstone Engagement Rings Gemstone engagement rings are becoming the newest trend of 2013. The glistening colored stones are making such an impact on the bridal market that they are no longer the type of stones you settle to lower the cost of your overall ring. The top four most expensive engagement rings are owned by celebrities such as Halle Berry, Jessica Simpson and more. She has made a comeback in Hollywood, and not for singing. Jessica Simpson is a fashion with amazing taste in shoes, clothing and of course jewelry. Her engagement ring is customarily designed for her Read More →

Spotlight On: The Sapphire Engagement Ring The sapphire is a unique stone that has been dated back centuries. It is unique in the fact that it is the second hardest crystal made from the earth’s crust. This gemstone is currently becoming the hottest trend of 2013! Stars such as Elizabeth Hurley and Kate Middleton have sapphire main stones in their engagement rings. The Mystical Powers of a Sapphire The reason people gravitate towards this gemstone isn’t only because of its deep blue color, but because of the spiritual ambiance it gives off. Dating back centuries, people used to use the Read More →

How to Lower the Price of Your Engagement Ring If you are on a budget and want to get as much ring for your buck, have no fear we have the tips that will save you thousands on your engagement ring. First lets discuss what the 4 C’s are. This is a common diamond term we use almost always on our blog posts. These four c lettered words basically describe everything that is important about a diamond. Color, Clarity, Cut and of course Carat Weight. The two C’s that you can reduce the price of your diamond for without having Read More →

Colorful Engagement Rings Buying an engagement ring doesn’t just mean you have to necessarily buy a colorless diamond. Modern day engagement rings can be your favorite colored gemstone as well! Some celebrities that have a head start on this new fashion trend are Halle Berry, Kate Middleton, Carrie Underwood, Etc. Most thing that people don’t know is that diamonds don’t only come colorless. Harry Winston lent Halle Berry a 5.4 Carat Pumpkin Diamond for her red carpet appearance during the Oscars. Pumpkin Diamonds, like they sound are orange colored diamonds. These are one of the rarest in the diamond family Read More →

  Engagement ring styles tend to recycle over the decades, with minor changes made every year to bring in a new trend. This year’s trend has been to modernize the vintage styles, since vintage has been making a comeback. Trending Engagement Rings The first trending engagement ring is the “halo.” The halo is basically a solitaire set low, with a ring, or halo, of diamonds around the large diamond. This style makes the ring look bigger and is vintage inspired. The band is also usually thin, but can be plain or have diamonds accentuated into it. Kate Middleton and Natalie Read More →

What should an Engagement Ring Cost? Have you ever heard a man say that? Yep… Here’s that question and a few others we hear a lot ~ How can you help him find the right ring? You want the fairy-tale wedding and the romantic proposal, but he’ll need something to put in that box when he gets down on one knee. While ring-shopping together isn’t exactly traditional it’s a good way to show him what styles appeal to you and for you both to feel out an appropriate engagement ring cost. Besides, marriage is a partnership- doesn’t it make sense to Read More →