If you’ve narrowed down your registry options to Zola and MyRegistry, then you’re in the right place. Find the RIGHT wedding registry for your event is the difference between a seamless gift-giving process (and potentially BETTER and MORE gifts) and a frustrating experience for everyone involved. Bottom Line Up Front: Continue reading for the full […]
Almost 100 years after it first appeared, it’s fair to say that Art Deco never really went away – and we’re glad for it! Be it furniture, glassware, lamps, etc. – Art Deco originals and replicas are still much in demand. The same can be said of Art Deco jewelry and, in particular, wedding bands
Green is a versatile color, especially when it comes to gemstones. As a shade, green is known for calming, tranquility, and putting us in touch with nature’s force and mystery.
A large variety of stones share this coloration. However, in this review, we’re comparing two of the finest green gems: Emerald and Jade.
Join us as we examine the makeup, history, uses, and value of these two rare and expensive gemstones.
There are lots to cover, so let’s get started.
Main Differences Between Jade vs Emerald
The main differences between Jade vs Emerald are:
- Emerald is a gemstone, whereas jade is an ornamental mineral.
- Jade can refer to two different minerals: nep
It’s time to choose that ring you’ve always dreamt about, whether it’s an engagement ring, an eternity ring, or you’re merely shopping for something to commemorate another special occasion. Either way, you’re going to want to research stones, their meaning, their cost, and origin before committing to spending.
Irrespective of how big or modest your budget is, it’s wise to have all the information you need before going ahead. Traditionally, we all know that diamonds are the go-to for big occasions. Many of us dream of having a big rock on our finger that we wear for the rest of our lives.
However, rather than going straight down the traditional route, why not explore some other options, especially if your budget is more modest. Two possibilities you could consider are white sapphire</
This elegant and precious stone remains the most popular rock for engagement rings. For centuries it’s been associated with power, wealth, and romance. They never go out of style, making them attractive pieces for reselling. Of course, I’m talking about diamonds. According to statistics, the price of diamonds has increased tenfold over the last 60
If you’re thinking of ordering diamonds online or a custom engagement ring online, brace yourself. My Bottom Line Up Front Summary: I really like both of these online retailers, BUT if I have to pick one I’m going with Blue Nile here first (better selection and competitive pricing for ALL budgets). I’ll still price compare over
Jewelers with a huge online presence, like Jared and Blue Nile, are making waves. In a recent interview with JCK, Blue Nile’s Chief Financial Officer, Bill Koefoed, revealed that, to stay competitive, Blue Nile has made sweeping changes over the years, in part by revamping the company’s website, improving “diamond visualization”, and paying extra attention
Every bride wants to look and feel her best on her wedding day. Let’s face it, we all have our hang-ups. Sadly, I think most of us are guilty of being too hard on ourselves when it comes to judging our bodies. Diets, exercise plans, weird underwear- you name it, if it takes a few
So you’re looking for that special ring for your beloved, and you’ve decided to shop ethically. You’ve also decided to watch your wallet and budget. But, having done your research, you’re pitching for a ring with a Moissanite or an Amora stone. However, you’re undecided about which to go with. That’s unsurprising, given the amount
Planning your wedding should be a joyful and memorable experience, but it can also be full of stress and confusion. One of the difficulties many couples encounter is their wedding registry.
Gone are the days when a simple list of homeware sufficed. Couples are looking for unique presents, honeymoon funds, cash gifts, AirBnB vouchers, and charity donations. Some even want experiences, such as cheese clubs or wine clubs.
Hopefully, by the end of this comparison, yo