Top 5 Most Popular Men’s Wedding Rings
You just got engaged, congratulations! Or maybe you’re a planner and looking for ideas for your beau? Either way, we have for you the five most popular wedding rings for men. Ranging from simple to vintage and everything in between, these rings are sure to inspire you to find something as the perfect surprise for your groom-to-be or something for you both to agree on. You can also find the perfect band to match your equally beautiful diamond engagement ring. (more…)
Engagement Ring Buying Guide Part 2: The Perfect Setting for Your Engagement Ring
You’re now an expert on choosing a diamond for your custom engagement ring. Don’t know what we’re talking about? Be sure to read the previous post so you have the perfect diamond in hand before choosing an equally perfect setting. (more…)
Engagement Ring Buying Guide Part 1: The Perfect Diamond for Your Engagement Ring
You’ve gone from store to store looking for the perfect engagement ring and finding ones that are close but not close enough. The band is too thick, the setting is wrong or everything is right but the diamond shape. Now you can take everything you liked about the hundreds of rings you’ve seen and put them together to create the perfect engagement ring. That’s right, a customized diamond engagement ring. (more…)
Diamonds are graded using a grading system based on the 4C’s: Cut, Color, Carat and Clarity. The Color grade applies differently to fancy colored diamonds because they are supposed to be colored, as opposed to traditional diamonds which are supposed to be colorless. Whether buying a diamond engagement ring or the next addition to your jewelry collection, there are certain things to consider when purchasing either a flawless or fancy diamond.
Diamonds are valued equally across cultures—they can be a status symbol or a reflection of a country’s history, rulers and more. Diamonds themselves fuel an industry worth $14 billion—they can pull an entire nation out of poverty or pit governments against each other. Asia for example, has a treasure trove of diamond mines and is perhaps best known for its naturally created fancy colored diamonds.