I love weddings, and I love wedding planning. But as much as I’ve written advice and shared insights with friends, there’s one element that has always made me hesitate: wedding websites like Zola and Minted. Not only is there an ongoing debate about if a wedding website is a must-have, but knowing how these two […]
In the past, the most common question when it came to selecting an engagement ring dealt with what cut of diamond, or how many carats. Now, some consumers are leaving diamonds out of the picture entirely, in search of finding the best diamond alternatives and trying to make analytical comparisons for other gems like morganite
925 sterling silver is one most popular metals for everything from bracelets to cross necklaces, Cuban link chains, rings, and more. But too many people make a purchase, only to realize it’s poor quality and fake. That’s why it’s so important to know how to tell if 925 sterling is real. Fake jewelry isn’t always
Best Diamond Cocktail Ring Ideas
No matter if you’re following the Meaghan Markle and Prince Harry feud between the Royal Family and the British tabloids, the couple is ever-present in the news. Now that includes a signature gemstone and diamond cocktail ring, sure to provide ideas for jewelry for special occasions or even a unique take on engagement rings.
Meghan Markle, who often uses fashion to make social and political statements, aired with Prince Harry on Spotify, wowing in a playful Oscar de la Renta peplum hem dress with large print citrus fruit. While most eyes may have been initially of this plucky dress, what is now capturing attention is the cocktail ring she wore–not only for its style but also for its symbolism.
The pink sapphire cocktail ring features an ethically sourced center stone with accent diamonds,
Diamonds have long been the standard of classic, beautiful engagement rings–but now more couples are turning to morganite as an alternative. And many are even buying morganite rings online, completely turning traditional engagement ring shopping trends inside out. Vox, an American news and opinion site, recently declared morganite the “gemstone that everyone is buying but
Earrings– the perfect accessory for occasions and weddings, or one of the best ways to make your ears quickly uncomfortable? For people with sensitive ears, the battle between style and comfort may often guide them to sacrifice one or the other. For Sommer Gaffney of New Albany, Ohio, it’s been a long and continual process,
While the average cost of a wedding in the United exceeds thirty thousand dollars, that price ticket is actually even higher depending on where you live. In New York City, for instance, couples spend an average of over seventy-five thousand dollars. The rising cost of a wedding, according to some industry experts, is why it’s
Ready to upgrade your accessories? I have you covered. Here’s how to select the best women’s thumb rings. From chunky gold to dazzling diamonds, rings are a way to express yourself. But in 2022, women are looking to the best thumb rings as a way to express themselves. The trend isn’t new, but there are
I’ve always thought of November as a time of change and coming together– from Thanksgiving the turning of weather and swiftly falling leaves. So it seems to suit that one of November’s birthstones would be unique, expressive, and tied to passion. Morganite engagement rings from a talented jeweler like Brilliant Earth are stunning and romantic.
Artisanal has become a buzzword that infiltrated everything from the culinary world to fashion jewelry — and even the wedding industry and ring industry, with brands like Jeulia Jewelry. Most popular amongst millennials and Gen Z, the artisanal branding has been a powerful force driving local businesses, niche companies, and consumer-driven platforms like Etsy. With