There are few accessories as iconic as diamond earrings. From red carpet events to walking down the aisle, diamond earrings have long been a favorite in the fashion world and for brides. But the process of purchasing diamond earrings has notable changed, with more opting to buy online. Not long ago, buying something as precious […]Continue reading
Cushion cut engagement ring with halos are gaining in popularity. It’s a cut that is vintage with a modern appeal for many women. The cut itself has many benefits. Unlike some other cuts, it doesn’t have any sharp edges. The ring itself will not break because of the rounded edges. It’s also called a pillow […]Continue reading
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 […]Continue reading
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</Continue reading
Wedding dresses are often known to be elaborate affairs–many envision a beaded gown, formal tuxedos, and a sweeping ballroom or all-inclusive reception space. But more and more couples are embracing an aesthetic that is arguably the opposite: authentic, natural, and inspired by nature–and that includes for the engagement ring. Nature-inspired engagement ring ideas may be […]Continue reading
Tourmaline is a unique stone in its range of colors and cost. It’s moderately durable and requires little special care. Tourmaline is a type of crystal silicate, meaning the different types of tourmaline stones may differ but still contain similar properties. Tourmaline is also October’s birthstone and might be a desired embellishment for a bride […]Continue reading
When talking about jewelry, and specifically diamonds, we hear the word “carat” a lot, but what exactly is a carat? For the record, a carat refers to a unit of weight of a given gemstone, such as a diamond, where one single carat is equal to 200 milligrams, or 0.2 grams. The actual definition of […]Continue reading
Unlike the previously discussed eras of history that made a significant mark on the history of jewelry, the Art Nouveau Era was one that didn’t center itself on the time-frame, but rather, it centered on the art itself. The Art Nouveau Era took place from 1890 to 1910 and is identified as a period of […]Continue reading
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 […]Continue reading
Sterling silver is a precious metal that has been around for centuries, and has been used to create everything from dinnerware, to currency, to jewelry, and more. Sterling silver is known for its fineness, its versatility, and its beauty. Technically speaking, sterling silver is silver which is 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% other metals, such […]Continue reading