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What Her Engagement Ring Diamond Says About Her Personality Think about it, just as your wardrobe says a lot about your personality.  So does that fancy rock on your finger. But what does a woman’s diamond say about her?  Of course, opinions may vary, but I think you will enjoy this interesting perspective.  Find out what your diamond engagement ring says about you. (click here to shop) Round: The round cut diamond is probably the most popular.  Brides who wear this classic shape are traditional and recognize a good thing when they see it.   (click here to shop)   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 →

Long gone are the days when the families of the bride and groom would shell out the checkbooks and split wedding expenses old school according to the traditional plan. Today, there are many financial obligations for the big wedding and when it comes to splitting the bill there is no one option considered more appropriate than any other. Many scenarios differ from couple to couple, with different priorities or financial capabilities this mandates a less traditional method of financing their wedding. Whether your on a tight budget with a small venue in mind, or endless funds with numerous possibilities, choose Read More →

Wedding rings are one of the most widely recognized symbol of love around the world. They are precious pieces of jewelry that are worn by couples all around the world to symbolize the love and life long commitment to one another. When it comes to weddings, there are certain traditions and rituals that are followed during a wedding ceremony prior to the ring exchange. From walking down the isle, to champagne showers while getting ready, the traditions are countless. However one of the most celebrated tradition is that of the wedding ring, the ring is almost always placed on the 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 →

When it comes to engagement ring shopping, we all know how frustrating and difficult it can be. Whether you are shopping for your future fiancé, or are one of the many brides to be who are involved in the buying process. Ether way whatever the engagement ring may be, it is a symbol of your loving relationship that will continue to grow in the years to come. If you are like one of the many women who love antique jewelry, then a vintage style engagement ring may just be the perfect fit for you. The focus will be on all Read More →

While most weddings hold an elegant and yet beautiful aroma about them, filled with love and adornment from family and friends, many are quickly clouded when it comes to hearing the wedding toast. Whether the toast is short and sweet, or is dragged out way beyond its expired date, be prepared to shrug it off afterwords, cause in all honesty when it comes to most wedding toasts, usually someone ends up mortified. From awkward to offensive we have seen some of the worst wedding toasts around. So if you should ever be asked to give a toast at a wedding Read More →

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 →

If finding the perfect man wasn’t already hard enough, how would one find the perfect Diamond ring? When it comes to diamonds, the options are limitless, but it is very important to remember the four c’s when shopping for your ring; cut, color, carat, clarity. The simplest way that I have found is to start with the shape. Following, we have broken down some examples of the most popular Diamond shapes as well as some information on what to look for. Cut Round Diamonds are by far the most favored of diamond shapes. Representing over 75% of all diamonds sold, Read More →

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 →