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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 →

‘The Bachelorette’ Finale Recap One of the most astonishing moments in Bachelorette history was when Brooks Forester left the Desiree Hartsock just days before the final rose ceremony. Many rumors where circling that Brooks was going to come back and sweep Des of her feet once again. It was a nail biter episode because it was one of the most candid seasons of the bachelorette yet! Brooks later told People Magazine, “I wanted so badly for [the relationship] to work out, and it was so close I could almost touch it. But I needed to walk away. She deserved to Read More →

Designer Engagement Rings Below $4,000 Vera Wang LOVE at Zales  This is one of the best bargain deals out there for the bridal market! Vera has teamed up with Zales to design beautiful and affordable engagement rings. She has included a signature blue sapphire in the bezel of almost every ring. The price ranges all the way from $650 to $30,000. We love the elegant pave set look and this is exactly what Vera Wang’s LOVE collection is all about. The collection is very versatile as well with a numerous amount of options to choose from. The ring showed above Read More →

How a Diamond Gets its Shape A diamond doesn’t start out being shiny and perfect the way it is when we purchase it. The diamond undergoes numerous steps to get its shape and shine. Stage 1 Mining the Diamond As some people know diamonds are made by the earths core heating up and releasing small crystals from volcanic eruptions. This leads us to the first stage of making a diamond. Mining it. About 50% of diamonds are found in Africa, but some sources of diamonds have been found on almost every continent in the world. Diamonds can be found as Read More →

Engagement Ring Trivia: Can You Guess This Celebrity Engagement Ring? So many celebrities have such infamous engagement ring, we thought it would be fun to play a little trivia game to help test your jewelry knowledge.  This celebrity has obviously has a unique style due to the amazing vintage style engagement ring rocked on her left ring finger. There are two accent aquamarine gemstones and small micro-pave set diamonds encompassing the massive cushion cut center stone. Here’s a hint: she loves her man in a suit and tie. Her and her man are crazy in love. How can we tell? Read More →

What to do With Engagement Ring After a Breakup Breaking up can be an emotional point in someones life. Being married and then divorced can be a depressing and confusing because who knows what to do with the engagement ring. The engagement ring etiquette if the woman breaks of the engagement or marriage, she is responsible in giving the ring back. If the man initiates the breakup the woman gets to keep the ring. There are many innovative things you can do with your ring. Sell the setting to a pawn shop for the metal. If you want to keep Read More →

Every girl is a fan of vintage engagement rings. They are romantic and classic, so proposing to your beau with one is almost a guaranteed “Yes!” Luxury jewelry designers are taking their classic engagement rings and giving them an antique feel to them with art deco details and heirloom qualities such as rose gold and unique architecture. These are eye candy at its finest. Vintage Inspired Engagement Rings Leigh Jay Nacht: This ring is exquisite and dreamy with an old European center cut diamond and antique finish. ArtCarved: Who wouldn’t love this round center stone diamond encircled by a diamond Read More →

Purchasing an engagement ring isn’t something you should take lightly. It’s a large investment, so you should take your time deciding what type of engagement ring is right for your girlfriend, and make sure you are making an educated decision. To clear up any confusion, here are some common engagement rings myths that you can go ahead and forget about to make your shopping a bit easier. Common Myths About Engagement Ring Shopping Engagement rings should cost the equivalent of 2 month’s salary or more. An engagement ring shouldn’t empty out your wallet. Set a budget for yourself and stick Read More →

It can be really stressful going shopping for an engagement ring for the woman you hope to one day call your wife – especially when you’re shopping on a budget. Most men see an engagement ring as a symbol of just how much you love your bride-to-be, but it’s not something you should go into debt over. Here are a few tips to help you shop for an engagement ring if you have a tight budget. How to Buy an Engagement Ring on a Budget Know your budget: You’ve probably heard that you need to spend about two month’s salary on Read More →

  Quick Tips for Engagement Ring Cleaning   Overtime, you may notice that you’re engagement ring just doesn’t have the sparkle that it used to have. We do so much with our hands that goes unnoticed. Little things for example are putting lotion on our skin. This actually gets the ring dirtier than usual! The solution to this problem is to make sure you regularly clean your ring. Here are a few tips to make sure you are effectively getting your engagement ring to look as stunning as it did when your hubby first proposed to you. Quick Tips for Read More →