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Gold Engagement Rings Give You Bright Beauty
Posted on October 27, 2011 by Admin

Gold Engagement Rings Give You Bright Beauty Gold engagement rings have probably been around longer than any other metal. Platinum has not been used for too incredibly long, and palladium is fairly new to the ring market. But gold has been used for centuries. There are two types of gold used in engagement rings: White gold and yellow gold. Beyond the two being different colours, there are not really many differences. Gold engagement rings are smack dab in the middle of the price scale. They are not cheap metals, like silver, but they are also not as expensive as platinum. And gold used for engagement ring settings are very popular. Many women like the warmth of yellow gold engagement rings, […]

Engagement Ring Settings: Many Beautiful Choices
Posted on October 26, 2011 by Admin

Engagement Ring Settings: Many Beautiful Choices When we step into the engagement ring universe, there are two things that are important to us. The diamond, and the setting. Now of course, both the diamond and the setting have their own designs and important things to remember, but basically we have to find a diamond we love, and we have to find a setting we love. Engagement ring settings are both incredibly simple and overwhelmingly difficult, and both for the same reason. There is a huge selection of engagement ring settings in this strange new universe. Engagement ring settings are the band and the surrounding diamonds or precious stones on the band, if there are any. Consider the setting as the […]

Cushion Cut Engagement Rings Go With Everything
Posted on October 24, 2011 by Admin

Cushion Cut Engagement Rings Go With Everything Many people think, when shopping for engagement rings, that the different shapes are just shapes, and you choose the cut according to which one you like best. Many people do not realize that the way a diamond is cut is more for the getting the most out of the facets in the diamond and less about how the shape eventually turns out. Cushion cut engagement rings are such rings. Also known as “pillow cut” rings, this style has been around for more than a century, although the cut has been updated to reflect modern trends. Originally cushion cut engagement rings were known as miners cut rings, and they were incredibly popular from the […]

A Diamond Engagement Ring that Comes From the Heart
Posted on October 21, 2011 by Admin

A Diamond Engagement Ring that Comes From the Heart Ring shopping can be quite overwhelming. There are so many choices and so many possibilities and so much riding on getting just the right ring. It makes a man’s mouth go dry just thinking about it. The first thing to remember is that if she is the right woman for you, the one you really want to spend the rest of your life with, she will love whatever you give her. Because the diamond engagement ring came from you. That being said, it is important to realize that she is putting a lot of trust into you. She is hoping you know her well enough to pick out a ring that […]

3 Stone Engagement Rings: Elaborate Beauty
Posted on October 20, 2011 by Admin

3 Stone Engagement Rings: Elaborate Beauty Some like things to be simple. Too much fuss and it can be displeasing. To them, less is more. Solitaire engagement rings are perfect in their classic beauty for those people. And then there are others, those who like the elaborate and the sparkle, those who believe that too much of a good thing does not exist. For these people, 3 stone engagement rings are the right fit because these rings are as full of shine and sparkle as they can get. Why have one diamond when you can have three? 3 stone engagement rings have a lot of different options. Sometimes they have three main stones, all the same size and shape. Sometimes […]

Solitaire Engagement Rings Have Endless Possibilities
Posted on October 19, 2011 by Admin

Solitaire Engagement Rings Have Endless Possibilities She has no idea. He has sweaty palms and a dry mouth and his heart is racing like a freight train and she has no idea. He has a little box in his jacket pocket that feels like it is burning a hole through his chest. He has spent countless hours pouring over hundreds of different styles of rings. He did his homework and he learned about the four “C’s” and he learned about all the different metals available. He saved up his salary and finally bought the most beautiful ring he could find, all leading him to this very moment, where he sits with his stomach tied in knots. And she has no […]

Emerald Cut Engagement Rings for the Classy, Modern Woman
Posted on October 18, 2011 by Admin

Emerald Cut Engagement Rings for the Classy, Modern Woman The perfect ring is different for every girl. That means that there is no formula for finding just the right ring. It takes time and effort and really trying to channel what she would like and what fits her personality and personal sense of style the best. For many women, that perfect ring has an emerald cut diamond, which is also known as the “table cut” or “step cut” diamond. This type of cut was originally designed for coloured precious stones, but it was incredibly well received in the diamond world as well. Emerald cut engagement rings are extremely popular. Celebrities love them. Elizabeth Taylor had a 30-carat emerald cut ring […]

Celebrity Engagement Rings are Trend Setters
Posted on October 17, 2011 by Admin

Celebrity Engagement Rings are Trend Setters Celebrities are known for being over-the-top. Their homes, their cars, their style and their jewellery. So of course, celebrity engagement rings are going to be beyond dazzling and huge and cost exorbitant amounts of money. Celebrity engagement rings are characterized by their shear size. Multi-carat rings are common, but otherwise the range of creativity and unique designs in the celebrity engagement rings world is unparalleled. Their rings are pink or yellow or made of precious gemstones instead of diamonds or any number of different options. Tennis star Anna Kournikova has a natural pink diamond. It is a pear cut with two trillion side stones. She has also been seen with a huge canary yellow […]

Unique Engagement Rings for Celebrities and Everyone Else, Too Many celebrities are famous for their unique sense of style, and engagement rings for these women could not be ordinary. They have to have unique engagement rings that go with their lifestyle and sense of fashion. And even those among us who are not celebrities often like to have unique engagement rings, simply because we do not want a ring that every girl on the lane has. Traditional engagement rings have their appeal, too, but for some women unique engagement rings are the only way to go. Gwen Stefani is one of the most trendsetting stars in our culture. She has a sense of style all her own, and her engagement […]

Platinum Engagement Rings are Strong Enough for a Lifetime Shopping for engagement rings? There are times in life when only the best will do. Although definitions of the best vary from person to person, many consider platinum engagement rings to be unparalleled in their excellence. For good reason, too, because platinum engagement rings have many benefits. But in a world where you get what you pay for, you definitely can end up paying for all these benefits. Whether the cost is worth it is, of course, up to you, but being informed about what you are actually buying when you are ring shopping will help you make the best decision. When they say platinum engagement rings are the premium in […]

Engagement Rings: The Start of a Journey
Posted on October 12, 2011 by Admin

Engagement Rings: The Start of a Journey Engagement rings are fun to shop for. A couple that is so in love, pouring over engagement rings, either online or by visiting a jeweller. Imagining how it will look on her finger and choosing just the right one. Or, maybe the ring is a surprise and she has no idea it is coming. Then he gets to be the one looking through hundreds of engagement rings, picturing them on her finger, anticipating how she will react when she receives it. It might not be quite as fun trying to pick out the right engagement rings by himself, but the surprise factor makes it completely worth it in the end. Of course, he […]

Vintage Engagement Rings Can Mean Antique, or It Just Looks Antique Many people think the terms “vintage engagement rings” and “antique engagement rings” are interchangeable, and it is almost true. However, antique engagement rings mean rings that are 50 years old or older, and vintage engagement rings can mean that they only look antique, but are really brand new. Or it really can mean that it is a very old ring with a lot of history and sentimental value behind it. Celebrities seem to have a thing for vintage. Clothes, cars, and especially jewellery. So it is not surprise that vintage engagement rings are very popular in the celebrity world. Madonna, one of history’s most famous icons, received a three […]

Are White Gold Engagement Rings The Rings for You
Posted on October 6, 2011 by Admin

Are White Gold Engagement Rings The Rings for You Buying engagement rings can be a very overwhelming process. A lot of time, money, and emotion is involved. It is not like running down to the local jewellers and picking out whatever is on sale. This ring is the start of a brand new life, and it is important to find just the right ring, whatever size, colour, or design that may be. Many women love the cool white metals to go with their diamonds, and there are a few to choose from. They all have pros and some cons, and knowing them beforehand will help you make your final decision. White gold engagement rings are one of the most popular […]

Diamond Engagement Rings Represent Love
Posted on October 5, 2011 by Admin

Diamond Engagement Rings Represent Love When is a diamond more than a diamond? When it is given set in an engagement ring. No matter the size, diamond engagement rings carry a lot of meaning in that sparkling setting. Not only are you asking the woman you love more than any other to be with you right now, you are asking her to be with you always. You are promising a lifetime of love and commitment with that ring. These rings symbolize the love shared between two people and the special relationship that they have. Diamond engagement rings are not all the same, however. There are practically endless possibilities when you are choosing for yourself or your loved one. First is […]

Celebrities Wear Antique Engagement Rings
Posted on October 4, 2011 by Admin

Celebrities Wear Antique Engagement Rings There is something about antique engagement rings that make them extra special. It might be the sense of history they carry, or that they have a story behind them and a little mystery. Maybe they are special because they are a family heirloom and because of that they have a strong sentimental value, something you cannot put a price on. Whatever the reason, antique engagement rings are special all on their own. Maybe that is why celebrities like them so much. Even if the ring looks the exact same as one you could find in a local jewellers today, it is worth more because it is an heirloom. Many celebrities have these engagement rings, and […]

Celebrities Love Designer Engagement Rings
Posted on October 3, 2011 by Admin

Celebrities Love Designer Engagement Rings We hear the words “designer engagement rings” quite often, but what do they really mean, and are the rings we are always seeing truly designer engagement rings? The definition of designer is being designed by someone famous. That said, a lot of the times we are hearing about designer engagement rings, they are actually custom made rings. Celebrities, for their part, are notorious for only wearing famous designers, and that includes their jewellery. Very few celebrities have engagement rings not specifically designed for them by a famous designer, and it shows in the beauty and uniqueness of their rings. Designer engagement rings are available to the public, but they cost a lot more than an […]

Engagement Rings are Not Just For Women Anymore
Posted on September 29, 2011 by Admin

Engagement Rings are Not Just For Women Anymore It has not always been common for men to wear engagement rings, at least in our culture. Traditionally, men bought women engagement rings when they propose. But times are changing, and it is becoming more and more common for women to buy mens engagement rings. You know the trend is going to explode when celebrities start doing it, and that seems to be happening. Just because women are buying mens engagement rings does not mean that they are the ones doing all the proposing. In many cultures, it is traditional for men and women both to wear engagement rings. Sometimes mens engagement rings are worn on one hand and the same ring […]

The Right Engagement Rings are Chosen With Love
Posted on September 28, 2011 by Admin

The Right Engagement Rings are Chosen With Love An engagement ring is a little thing. At first glance, to someone who has not thought about getting married since she was four or five, someone might think engagement rings are no big deal. They could not be more wrong, at least to the woman they are thinking of proposing to. Engagement rings are a huge deal. These little rings carry a lot of pressure on their finely crafted gold or platinum shoulders. An engagement ring is not just another piece of jewellery. In some cases, the right ring is the difference between yes or no. In all cases, the ring has to be something she will want to wear for the […]

Unusual Engagement Rings Fit Her Perfectly
Posted on September 26, 2011 by Admin

Unusual Engagement Rings Fit Her Perfectly For every woman, there is something that is most important to her in the ring she will be wearing for the rest of her life, the ring that symbolizes the love she shares with the man of her dreams. For some women, the important thing is sparkle. For other women, it is the size that counts. For many women, the important thing is not so much how the ring looks, but the story or meaning behind it, and how much time and effort went in to finding just the right ring. And for a large majority of all of these women, what they want is unusual engagement rings. Unusual engagement rings can still be […]

Khloe Kardashian’s Engagement Ring
Posted on September 23, 2011 by Admin

Khloe Kardashian’s Engagement Ring We love our celebrities. And when we get engaged, sometimes we love our celebrities so much that we use their fabulous engagement rings as inspiration for our own rings. Khloe Kardashian engagement ring is no exception. Although very few of us can actually afford a ring like hers, it is fun to admire and dream. A ring that big does carry a lot of sparkle, especially because of the unique cut of the diamond. If you want to find a Khloe Kardashian engagement ring, it helps to first know what a Khloe Kardashian engagement ring actually is. For one thing, it is huge. Nine carats huge, actually. The Khloe Kardashian engagement ring is a radiant cut […]

First: Shopping for Engagement Rings
Posted on September 21, 2011 by Admin

First: Shopping for Engagement Rings Life is full of firsts. First steps, first cars, first dates, first kisses. And then things get serious. First apartment, first house, first love. There might be only one true love, or there might be a few before we find the one that we want to be with for the rest of our lives. And then we have another first. First time shopping for engagement rings. First time picturing how that ring will look on your finger. First time thinking about proposals. Some of these firsts can be hard. Some can get us hurt, but they also make us stronger. And some are just fun. Depending on whether we are the one buying the engagement […]

Kate Middleton’s Engagement Ring is Meant for a Queen
Posted on September 20, 2011 by Admin

Kate Middleton’s Engagement Ring is Meant for a Queen Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding was the biggest thing to happen since Princess Diana married Prince Philip. The funny thing is, Kate Middleton engagement ring was present for both events. How is that, you ask? Because Kate Middleton engagement ring was also Princess Diana’s engagement ring, that eventually Prince William inherited and gave to Kate when he proposed while they were on holiday in Kenya. It is a beautiful ring, with so much history behind it, and of course Kate loves it. She just hopes she can do the ring and the memory of the woman it comes from, justice. Prince William gave Kate the ring to bring a sense […]

Prince William’s Engagement Ring: From His Mother, With Love Perhaps one of the most famous engagement rings in the world, Lady Diana’s engagement ring was so popular it was followed by hundreds of designs incredibly similar, and even now you can buy one from the Garrard catalogue. That is, if you had the money, and since the ring is an 18-carat, saying it is a bit pricey might be an understatement. The sapphire alone is worth nearly £189,000, and the ring itself is estimated to be worth £315,000. However, the thing that makes this ring so famous is not the size, or the setting or the cost. It is the woman wearing it. First, Lady Diana, and now Kate, Duchess […]

Ethical Engagement Rings Help Make Our World a Better Place
Posted on September 15, 2011 by Admin

Ethical Engagement Rings Help Make Our World a Better Place There are a lot of things to consider when you are picking out your dream engagement ring. Whether it fits in your budget, whether it is big enough and shiny enough. Whether the metal goes well with your skin tone. But something that a lot of people do not consider when they are choosing rings is the impact the diamond has on the environment, and the costs to the social environment as well. However, the more people understand about these darker sides of engagement rings, the more they are turning to ethical engagement rings as a better alternative. What are ethical engagement rings? To understand what ethical engagement rings are, […]

Celebrity Engagement Rings: The Inspiration for Fashion Trends All Over the World Many times in our society, it is celebrities that are our trend setters. The general public dresses like they see their favourite celebrity, and women all over the world copy celebrity hairstyles. So is it little wonder that celebrity engagement rings also influence our jewellery choices? Although we cannot all afford million dollar engagement rings, we can pick out features of celebrity engagement rings that we love and incorporate them into our own designs, giving us the ring we love without the mighty price tag that would go with it. Celebrities do give us a lot to oooh and ahhh over. Celebrity engagement rings seem to have a […]

Princess Diana’s Engagement Ring Was Perfect for the Woman Who Wore It Not many engagement rings get the honour of being famous world-wide twice in their lifetimes. But Princess Diana engagement ring does, becoming a style icon like the woman who wore it and the woman who wears it now. This ring has sparked a trend throughout the world, first in the 1980s and again this year, and jewellers all over the world are rushing to keep up with the demand for imitations. Princess Diana engagement ring is a large 12-carat oval sapphire with 14 solitaire diamonds surrounding it, all set in 18-carat white gold. When Prince Charles proposed, Diana had her choice of many different rings, and she chose […]

Cheap Engagement Rings Can Be Found
Posted on September 12, 2011 by Admin

Cheap Engagement Rings Can Be Found They are by far the cutest couple on the planet, and everyone can see that. They have been together forever, but he has not proposed. Everyone can tell he is crazy about her, and everyone wonder what the problem is. If they were to ask him, he would lie, of course. But the real reason is because he is terrified by the cost of the ring. If he only knew that with a little research, he would have no problem finding cheap engagement rings. Cheap engagement rings do not mean a plastic ring that came out of a gum-ball machine or a cracker jack box. In this age of technology, cheap engagement rings take […]

Princess Cut Engagement Rings are Perfect for Your Fairy Tale She sits alone in a tower, staring morosely out the window as she waits for her prince to come rescue her. And then in the distance she sees a cloud of dust, kicked up by his horse’s hooves, and soon she can see him racing along the path to her tower. He leaps off his horse, slays the dragon, and rescues her from the tower, and then he falls to one knee and offers her a ring, and his heart. This is a daydream most women have had at one time or another, especially when life is hard and she is waiting for her prince to sweep her off her […]

White Gold Engagement Rings for Amazing Sparkle
Posted on September 6, 2011 by Admin

White Gold Engagement Rings for Amazing Sparkle Buying an engagement ring, at least in a woman’s eyes, is all about the sparkle. Does she really care how flawless the diamond is when no one can really tell the difference? Probably not. What she does care about it whether her ring will catch the light and reflect it and throw it all over the room in pretty miniature rainbows. Now, big diamonds can do that, but small diamonds cut the most flattering way can, too. And the metal that goes with the diamond makes a big difference in the sparkle and shine factor, as well. One of the most sparkly and shiny metals are white gold engagement rings. One of the main […]

Essential Tips When Shopping for Solitaire Engagement Rings There are many reasons that solitaire engagement rings have been a favourite choice of couples for nearly a century. Such rings are beautiful in their simplicity and offer a timeless appeal to diamond lovers everywhere. Although the act of giving a gift in the contemplation of marriage is a centuries-old custom, since the early 1900s solitaire engagement rings have monopolised the market as the first and best-loved choice of almost every couple. Understanding Cut Versus Shape When shopping for a diamond solitaire it is essential to understand the difference between the stone’s shape and its cut. Although people often regard these terms as synonyms, in reality the cut and shape of a […]

Hot Celebrity Engagement Rings Bling
Posted on September 1, 2011 by Admin

Hot Celebrity Engagement Rings Bling When it comes to incredible, often over the top engagement rings, celebrities seem to have cornered the market with their lavish jewels. Made to be seen, celebrity engagement rings are often much larger and flashier than anyone else would dream of wearing, though they can offer great inspiration for those considering engagement ring styles. Because when it comes to engagement rings, celebrities have all the style. Celebrity engagement rings are known for their size. These are generally not modest rings, and are meant to be shown off. Beyonce surely has one of the largest engagement rings out there, wearing an emerald cut diamond that is purportedly eighteen full carats, given to her by Jay-Z. Mariah […]

Understanding the Different Colours of Gold for Engagement Rings Gold has the unique ability to maintain its high lustre even after years of use. Commonly chosen for engagement and wedding rings, it is hoped that the relationship will be as long-lasting as the precious metal used in the ring. The diamond is a universal symbol of love and commitment. If you are in the market for an engagement ring, here are some things to keep in mind while shopping. Coloured Gold Gold is naturally yellow and very soft. Other metals such as nickel, copper and palladium are added to both strengthen the metal and alter the colour. 24kt gold is pure, and as metals are added that purity will drop. […]

Princess Cut Engagement Rings for a Queen
Posted on August 31, 2011 by Admin

Princess Cut Engagement Rings for a Queen Princess cut engagement rings are not for the cookie cutter bride. This beautiful, “square” diamond is actually an upside down pyramid. They are cut with depth and provide brilliant sparkle. Princess cut engagement rings were named and introduced in the 1960′s. This stone is head turning as a solitaire and catches and reflects light better than the marquis and emerald cut. It’s beauty and distinct four corner shape is easily enhanced by other diamonds to create a unique and personal setting. Colour, cut and clarity are important aspects of princess cut engagement rings. It is a slightly more forgiving cut and actually makes use of eighty percent of the rough diamond. The larger […]

Platinum Contemporary Engagement Rings: Is It Worth the Price? A diamond lasts forever. And when you want the woman you love to be forever yours, you want to give her the shiniest, brightest diamond ring. In addition to the stone, the band should also exhibit superior quality because after all, a modern woman like yours deserves the best of all the contemporary engagement rings out there. Contemporary engagement rings come in many different metals, including white gold, titanium and platinum. Platinum, however, is the most expensive, with a price tag almost doubling that of white gold. With sharp, icy colour, platinum certainly gives contemporary engagement rings a polished and sophisticated look. However, is it worth the exorbitant price? What is […]

Beautiful Engagement Ring Settings
Posted on August 30, 2011 by Admin

Beautiful Engagement Ring Settings There are several kinds of engagement ring settings, each one created to perfectly display the cut of the jewel it’s holding. Basic settings can be modified depending on the skill of the jeweller and the wishes of the customer. The prong setting is one of the most popular of the engagement ring settings. In this setting, the jewel is held in tiny claws. Prongs are custom made to accommodate the shape and cut of the gem. The prong is often made of the same metal as the band, but more and more jewellers are favouring platinum because of its silvery-white beauty, durability and the fact that it doesn’t tarnish. Another of the popular engagement ring settings […]

Palladium is a New Metal for Engagement Rings
Posted on August 26, 2011 by Admin

Palladium is a New Metal for Engagement Rings Which rare precious metal is lustrous, silver-white, durable and regularly fashioned into settings for beautiful engagement rings? White gold? Platinum? Try palladium, a member of the platinum family. While white gold and platinum have long been used in the manufacture of fine jewellery, palladium stands as a relative newcomer to the jewellery scene. Many people have not heard of this rare metal, but more and more prospective brides are considering palladium engagement rings. Palladium was isolated from platinum in 1803 and named after Pallas, an asteroid that had been discovered in 1801. It was first used to make jewellery in 1939. When platinum was diverted from use in fine jewellery to serve […]

The Platinum Engagement Ring: A Ring That Will Withstand The Test Of Time One of the most important things to consider when purchasing an engagement ring for your “one and only” is what type of metal you want. Many couples choose to have matching wedding bands so remember the type of metal you pick for her engagement ring may very well be the metal you will have for your wedding band. Over the past several years the platinum engagement ring has reappeared in jewellery stores. However, the cost of platinum far surpasses that of white or yellow gold. There are several reasons why platinum is so expensive, and worth every penny. Platinum is more pure than other metals. This is […]

A White Gold Engagement Ring Vs. Platinum
Posted on August 25, 2011 by Admin

A White Gold Engagement Ring Vs. Platinum A white gold engagement ring is often compared to a platinum engagement ring. They have a similar appearance, and similar durability. But they also have many differences, pros and cons. The best way to decide which one is right for you is to know what each is, and what makes them different. Understanding how the ring world works is the best way to get the most ring for your money. White gold does not exist in nature. That means that it has to be made from a combination of other metals. Not only does combining it with silver, nickel or palladium give it the white metal appearance similar to that of platinum, but […]

Expensive Engagement Rings Tell The Same Story
Posted on August 25, 2011 by Admin

Expensive Engagement Rings Tell The Same Story If money were not an option, buying an engagement ring has the potential to be much more fun. However, no matter how much money you spend, expensive engagement rings do not guarantee love that will last a lifetime any more than an inexpensive ring will. It is because the ring is a symbol of love, the circle of the band a representation of an unending commitment. But symbols are powerless without hard work and determination and a lot of love. Even so, expensive engagement rings are pretty, and they are fun to look at, even if it is just to be amazed that someone can spend that much on a small piece of […]

Modern Engagement Rings for a Modern Girl
Posted on August 24, 2011 by Admin

Modern Engagement Rings for a Modern Girl The woman you want to marry is a trendsetter. She is not restricted by tradition or limited by boundaries, instead she makes new traditions and sets her own boundaries. So you know that any old engagement ring is not going to do it. She is not big on heirloom style jewellery, but you know what she does like, and you immediately start searching for modern engagement rings. Modern engagement rings are characterized by unusual band design. Some have waves instead of just a round circle. Or twists, turns, curves, or circles. Some have diamonds all the way around. Instead of a just a solitaire, modern engagement rings throw in flair, adding bridges of […]

Yellow Gold Engagement Rings for the Love of Your Life
Posted on August 22, 2011 by Admin

Yellow Gold Engagement Rings for the Love of Your Life Your childhood sweetheart sits across from you, completely oblivious to your shaking, sweating hands and your racing heart. She’s talking, and although you love the sound of her voice, you have no idea what she is saying. Because there is a little box in your pocket, and that little box holds the key to your whole future. It is the culmination of countless hours, first researching engagement rings and metals and diamonds and settings, and then searching for just the right ring, the one that spoke to you, the one that you picked up and immediately thought of her. Her smile, her laugh, the light in her eyes. In the […]

Cluster Engagement Rings for a Unique Ring
Posted on August 19, 2011 by Admin

Cluster Engagement Rings for a Unique Ring The time has come to pick out an engagement ring, and when you are thinking rings, you start to notice them more. You’re eye automatically moves to the ring finger whenever you meet someone knew, subconsciously searching for ideas so that you can pick out the perfect ring for your fiancé to be. And with all this searching, you begin to notice something. There is a lot of sameness. Ring after ring is a solitaire, and while they are beautiful, they are not for you. You want something different, something that will stand out from the crowd. That is why you want to look at cluster engagement rings. Cluster engagement rings are like […]

The Timeless Beauty of White Gold Engagement Rings
Posted on August 18, 2011 by Admin

The Timeless Beauty of White Gold Engagement Rings White gold is the choice of many when considering diamond engagement rings. Some of the most popular and well-loved choices for rings and wedding bands today are the white gold engagement rings. Pure gold is very soft. When another metal is added to elemental gold, the resulting alloy is stronger, more durable, longer lasting. In white gold this alloy of gold and some other metal, usually silver or palladium, is often plated with rhodium, a hard, shiny, white metal that gives the ring a silvery lustre. There are many types and styles of pre-set engagement rings offered from reputable jewellers, including settings with side stones, solitaire rings, diamond rings with other gem […]

The Basics For Your Engagement Ring
Posted on August 17, 2011 by Admin

The Basics For Your Engagement Ring You are ready to make a huge commitment. You are ready to take that next big step in your life. And to begin that, you want to purchase an engagement ring. But what kind of engagement ring will you buy? It does not seem to be such a hard question, but with the many different choices available, you can quickly become lost and overwhelmed. Knowing a little beforehand about what type of diamond cuts are available and knowing the basics about colour, cut, and clarity will help you get the best diamond for your money. You would expect the size of your diamond to have the biggest impact on the price of your diamond, […]

Three Stone Engagement Rings Pack Triple the Punch
Posted on August 16, 2011 by Admin

Three Stone Engagement Rings Pack Triple the Punch There is a saying: “You can never have too much of a good thing.” Apparently that saying has some truth to it, especially where engagement rings are concerned. Why have a ring with only one diamond when you can have a ring with three? Three stone engagement rings are phenomenal, because they take the power, beauty, sparkle and shine of a solitaire engagement ring, and multiply it by three. That is a lot of beauty in one little ring. And with three stone engagement rings, you have more options to make your ring even more unique, more yours. There are a lot of different ways to customize three stone engagement rings. One […]

Royal Engagement Rings We Love
Posted on August 15, 2011 by Admin

Royal Engagement Rings We Love There is a reason royal engagement rings make the headlines. These rings are the stuff dreams are made of. They inspire every woman, every little girl, who sees them and wants them and plans for them their whole lives. Of course, very few of us can actually afford royal engagement rings, which is probably why we’re all so fascinated by them. Well, that and the fact that they are huge, and sparkly, and very, very pretty. Royal engagement rings vary from the very simple to the very ornate. The Swedish Crown Princess Victoria got engaged to her personal trainer in 2009 and recently tied the knot. He proposed with a simple solitaire engagement ring, with […]

3 Stone Engagement Rings Will Represent the Past, the Present and the Future There are few things that convey commitment and love like a diamond to a newly engaged bride-to be. These days the variety of engagement rings available to newly engaged couples are numerous. Out of the many choices offered to young couples today, one of the favourites has become the 3 Stone engagement rings. 3 stone engagement rings are filled with symbolism that appeals to young people and older couples as well. Trilogy rings are as beautiful as it is meaningful, and there are variations available to suit every personality. A solitaire is always a wonderful diamond, however, they are often extremely expensive. To find a solitaire that […]

Knowing Your Metals When Buying an Engagement Ring
Posted on August 11, 2011 by Admin

Knowing Your Metals When Buying an Engagement Ring The most important tool you can have in your arsenal when buying an engagement ring is knowledge. Having an understanding of the jewellery world and the way it works is the best way for you to get the most ring for your money. Knowing the industry jargon, understanding the terms used, and having a grasp of what makes each ring cost what it does will be a huge advantage for you when you go ring shopping. Going in blind without an adequate comprehension could end up costing you a lot more money than you were ready to spend. When buying an engagement ring, the diamond is what gets the most attention, but […]

Engagement Rings Tell Your Story
Posted on August 10, 2011 by Admin

Engagement Rings Tell Your Story Engagement rings are not just another little piece of jewellery. Although they are small, they pack a huge punch. One small band, and it changes the world for the wearer. Engagement rings are status symbols. They tell of commitment and eternity. They say that a lifetime of searching is over, a soul mate has been found, and a new journey is about to commence. Engagement rings, more than any other gift given, tell a story of love. Most women, given the choice, would choose less expensive engagement rings that meant something or have a story to tell over big expensive rings. And luckily, finding a ring that has a story behind it is not as […]

Follow Your Heart: Choosing the Best Engagement Ring Design There is so much advice given to any newly engaged couple, and the deluge seems to start immediately. Even something that should be fun and exciting – the choosing of the engagement ring – can become a source of stress for the couple. But it doesn’t have to be this way: If couples just follow their own tastes and their own hearts, they absolutely cannot make a mistake in choosing their engagement ring. Beautiful diamonds, of any cut, set in shining precious metals, of any hue, bought from reputable jewellers and jewellery outlets, are simply mistake-proof. Look at celebrities. While much of what they do is frivolous, one thing is admirable, […]