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How to Learn Your Diamond Shapes Engagement ring shopping can become a tedious endeavor that most people find so complicated they refuse to become properly educated on the diamond phenomenon! We have compiled an easy list of diamond shapes for you so when choosing your perfect gem you will know all about it!  Round Diamond: This diamond shape is the most common among diamond cut. Approximately 80% of diamonds used in engagement rings are round. What makes these babies so common? The shape is very versatile and fits in practically any setting! Its circular shape makes it easy. Oval Cut Diamond: Oval Read More →

5 Ways to Make Your Diamond Look Unique There are over 10 different diamond shapes on the market that professional cutters are able to make. They are pretty well known, but what if we could tell you just by setting your diamond differently within the mounting you could make the stone look like a completely different shape! Diamond Shaped Princess Cut The first shape is the diamond shaped princess cut. The “Square Modified” also known as the princess cut takes on a totally different persona when it is set diagonal within a setting. The stone is emphasized when it has Read More →

Budget on an Engagement Ring: Inexpensive Diamonds Shapes If you are looking to budget on an engagement ring, the best thing to do would be design your own ring. Personally pick out a metal setting that wont run you more than 500 dollars (basically any plain 14k yellow or white gold setting depending on the jeweler) then go to a reputable source that has a GIA certificate for a loose diamond. When a diamond is loose you can put it into the setting you’ve purchased! Here is a list of diamond shapes that are H in color, SI1 in clarity Read More →

Engagement Ring Trends of 2013 It is the start of a brand new year and Wedding season is just around the corner. If you are trying to stay in fashion with an engagement ring, look no further. This is your guide to the engagement ring trends of 2013! Here you can find not only the main stone shapes that are in style, but settings and stone colors as well! Lets start out with stones Picking the stone to emphasize your metal setting can be the most tricky part in buying a ring. The stone really does play a major role Read More →