Engagement rings

Which of the 4Cs is Most Important?

November 21, 2018

You spend your entire school career learning about things like algebra and art history, and you think you know enough to get by. And then you’re faced with buying a diamond engagement ring and you feel like you need to go back to school. What gives? Whether it’s a 2-carat engagement ring or a 0.20 carat diamond stud, most people will buy at least one diamond in their…

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How to Buy a Diamond with the Most Sparkle

November 13, 2018

Shine bright like a diamond… But what if your diamond doesn’t shine as bright as it could? Or worse, what if your frenemy has a ring that’s clearly more reflective than yours? Things like carat size still carry weight (pun intended), but these days, savvy brides are paying a lot more attention to the bling. Today, sparkle might be the most important characteristic of a Diamond Engagement Ring.…

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Rose Gold vs White Gold Engagement Rings

November 8, 2018

It’s a question as old as time: Which to choose, rose gold vs white gold engagement rings? Okay, it’s not quite as old as time, but it may be a question prospective brides have been asking themselves since the retro era. That’s when rose gold saw it’s first popularity surge. This period spans from 1935 to about 1950. To be quite frank, the choice often comes down to…

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A Complete Guide to Diamond Inclusions

November 3, 2018

Have you ever seen a diamond inclusion with your naked eye? There are definitely some diamonds out there that have visible and obvious inclusions. You may have even seen one in a friend’s or family member’s ring. But to be honest, there’s really no excuse for this. Your diamond will have inclusions, yes, but you shouldn’t be able to see them at a glance – regardless of your…

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Why Do Some Diamonds Sparkle More Than Others?

October 25, 2018

Have you ever noticed that some diamonds sparkle more than others? These are the diamond rings you can practically see from a mile away. And from a distance, all that sparkle gives the impression that you’re looking at a giant rock. But that’s not always the case. Sparkle definitely helps your diamond stand out, and this may be the most important feature to you. Forget about the 4C’s……

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How to Take the Perfect Engagement Ring Selfie

October 20, 2018

You’ve been enviously creeping on your friends’ and high school rival’s #engagementringselfie posts, patiently waiting for your turn. And then, it happens. Bae tells you to look up from your phone, and there he is on bended knee. Before you know it, you’re engaged! First things first, it’s time to plan your own wedding…  oh wait… not yet. Actually, it’s time to plan your own engagement ring selfie.…

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Why Costume Jewelry Causes Skin Rashes and Green Color

October 11, 2018

Have you ever had a bad reaction to cheap jewelry? If you have, you’re definitely not alone. Costume jewelry often causes skin rashes and adds green coloring to the skin. You may have also noticed that it seems to be more likely to happen with cheaper costume jewelry. Let’s explore why costume jewelry causes skin rashes and green color. There are two reasons why you’re getting this reaction:…

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Blake Lively’s Engagement Ring

October 3, 2018

Does anyone not love Blake Lively? And when she’s with her cheeky heartthrob husband, there’s no stopping this pair. We’re about as obsessed with their Twitter battles as we are with Blake Lively’s engagement ring. And by the way, have you seen that thing? Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are notoriously private about their personal lives, and understandably so. But if you’ve had a look at this engagement…

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Catherine Paiz’s Engagement Ring

August 31, 2018

Are you still in awe over Catherine Paiz’s engagement ring? If so, you’re definitely not alone. We can blame it on social media. Sites like YouTube, Twitter and Instagram offer a glimpse into people’s lives that we wouldn’t otherwise see. Most of the time, it’s the highlight reel of great moments, including engagements, pregnancies and everyday celebrations. And through social media, we get to know interesting people from…

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What is a Push Present?

July 16, 2018

You may have caught wind of Kylie Jenner’s extravagant push present  and are wondering exactly what that is. You’re not alone. The push present is a relatively recent thing, but its presence is most welcome to moms around the world. What is a Push Present? A push present (less commonly called a birth bauble) is what we call a gift given to the mother of a brand new…