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What You Should Know About Engagement Ring Settings Finding the perfect engagement ring takes work and knowledge. Being educated on the seven engagement ring settings is a must! We want to help you understand what every ring setting is and explain the pros and cons of that ring!  Prong Setting  The first and most popular ring setting is the prong setting. Basically what this mounting is, is three to six “claws” that help hold the diamond (or any gemstone) in place. The prongs can be V-shaped, pointed, or flat. Usually the V-shaped prongs are used for more fancy cut stones Read More →

It’s okay if you can’t afford a huge diamond – there are a few ways you can actually make the diamond look even larger than it really is. Just use these techniques to give them a larger appearance than it’s true carat weight. How to Make Your Diamond Look Larger Than It Is Browse Fancy  Shapes: Fancy shaped gems typically seem larger than round diamonds of that have the same weight, especially ones with elongated shapes, such as marquise, oval and pear shaped versions. Choose a Pave-Set Ring: A pave setting is made up of small diamonds set side by side Read More →