Posts Tagged ‘engagement rings’

Engagement Ring Prongs Explained

Engagement ring prongs play an important role not only in making sure a center stone is as secure as possible, but they also affect the overall look of the ring. Prongs seem like a simple technical part, but suprisingly prongs go through trend cycles as well. For example in the 90s and early 2000s, angular…

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High Set vs Low Set Engagement Rings

Style: ER12822R4T44JJ Welcome to the exciting world of engagement ring shopping. If you are reading this blog we can safely assume that you’re well into the educating yourself stage and so, much kudos to you! It may feel overwhelming with all the new terminology you are uncovering, who knew there was so much to consider!…

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The Anatomy of an Engagement Ring

If you’re just starting your engagement ring journey, you’re probably encountering some new lingo and perhaps general information overload. An engagement ring may look pretty straight forward but it is actually comprised of many different parts. Each area has its own technical term, commonly used by jewelers and serves a unique purpose. Let’s explore some…

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Renewing Your Ring: Vows to Create a Change of Design

If you are feeling guilty about hankering for a new look/mounting for your engagement ring, then consider this, you are in good company when it comes to updating your ring. Two style icons did it: The Duchess of Windsor and Jacqueline Kennedy. After a certain number of years, women’s taste changes, styles change with the…

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The Chevron Engagement Ring Trend

In the world of engagement and wedding rings, trends are usually more long-lasting than say nail polish or shoe trends, and for good reason. The engagement ring is meant to stand the test of time. However new trends do emerge and one in particular that I am really loving these days is the chevron engagement…

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Colorful and Unique Engagement Rings on a Budget

When you’ve found the woman you want to spend the rest of your life with and are ready to pop that famous big question, you’re on your way to the unique journey of engagement ring shopping. In terms of available options in the 21st century, sky is the limit, however many people find themselves on…

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A Fine Vintage: A Selection of Classic Engagement Rings

Antique and vintage engagement rings have become more and more popular as women desire individuality and the charm and character that is inherent to a ring with a previous life. But some women who love the look of the jewels of bygone eras are also superstitious about wearing a ring that has a story to…

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The Difference Between a Wedding Ring and an Engagement Ring

Weddings and betrothals are rich with tradition and symbolism. Two of the most prominent symbols associated with these exciting milestones are wedding and engagement rings. What many people don’t realize until they think about taking these steps is that the two rings have different purposes and meanings. Today we’ll clear up any confusion around these…

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Learn More About Vintage Engagement Rings

Style #: ER10434W44JJ Each one of our vintage-inspired engagement rings is an heirloom-quality piece that you’ll want to pass down for generations. Intricately handcrafted details like milgrain edges, delicate scrollwork and graceful engraving give these styles that old-world aesthetic. Though they’re not yet decades old, these vintage style engagement rings have a uniquely elegant and…

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Full Cut Diamonds Vs. Single Cut Diamonds

The cut of a diamond greatly impacts the sparkle, brilliance, and beauty of a diamond, making it one of the biggest factors in determining the price of a diamond. Round diamonds are usually cut single or full. Diamonds that are not round, come in a variety of different shapes called ‘fancy cuts’ and have a varying number of facets. The single cut and full cut in round diamonds refer to the faceting of the diamond, especially in smaller sizes that are most often used as accents in engagement rings or in fine fashion jewelry that do not have center stones. The different characteristics of each cut affect the price of the diamond jewelry you are looking to purchase.

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Be Engaging – Engagement Rings by Personality

In honor of National Engagement Day on March 20th, we have developed this handy guide for the personality types of different brides and the rings that are perfect for each. There are many more engagement ring styles than the ones pictured here, but one’s got to start somewhere.

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Emma Stone Gets Engaged With a Pearl Halo Engagement Ring

    Actress Emma Stone and director Dave McCary announced their engagement and we couldn’t be happier for the couple. The relatively low-key couple, they rarely make public appearances together, shared the happy news on Instagram last night with a picture together. Emma Stone was seen flaunting her antique style halo ring, set atop a…

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What is Morganite?

What is Morganite? Morganite Engagement Rings and Jewelry Tweet The next best thing to a diamond is a morganite stone. The light pink stone has become increasingly popular among brides, fashion influencers, and celebrities. Morganite has taken the jewelry industry by storm and is being featured more in fine jewelry and engagement rings. Though we’ve…

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