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Art Deco Engagement Rings: The Roaring 20s Come to Life

Art Deco Engagement Rings: The Roaring 20s Come to Life

Vintage engagement rings have been gaining fans for some time, and recently, rings inspired by the 1920s have been taking the spotlight. Art Deco styles have gained top billing in a number of lists of top trends. For example, MSN shopping cited Art Deco as one of its 2013 engagement ring trends saying, “’Vintage’ has […]

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Three New Diamond Rings Inspired by the Past

Three New Diamond Rings Inspired by the Past

Vintage diamond rings are big! From MSN Style, to the wedding website The Knot, to Glamour magazine, vintage diamond rings have been taking the spotlight as a top trend in engagement rings. The American Gem Society even named vintage-inspired rings as a one of its five “Hot Engagement Ring Trends of 2013,” stating: “The romance […]

June 7, 2013 | By More
White Gold Heart Rings: Keeping a Loving Reminder Close at Hand

White Gold Heart Rings: Keeping a Loving Reminder Close at Hand

Whether you’re declaring your love for the first time, popping the question or telling your lifelong sweetheart that she still gives you butterflies in your stomach, there’s a white gold heart ring that’s perfect for the occasion. Aristotle once said that “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” Coming from the philosopher […]

May 24, 2013 | By More
Aquamarine Engagement Rings for the One Who Refreshes Your Heart

Aquamarine Engagement Rings for the One Who Refreshes Your Heart

Few gems are as fresh as the aquamarine. This semiprecious gemstone has a light blue hue that calls to mind the clearest sea, and a sparkle that resembles the glitter of the sunlight on the water. Just as the ocean can be simultaneously refreshing and soothing, the aquamarine provides a cool accent to your look […]

May 21, 2013 | By More
Tension Set Rings: No Prongs, No Problem!

Tension Set Rings: No Prongs, No Problem!

The tension setting is unique—it actually makes gemstones seem to float in midair! From colorful pieces for your right hand to half carat diamond rings, this setting is making a splash for its matchless modern look. While a tension setting may seem like a precarious way to hold a precious gem, it’s actually quite secure. […]

May 20, 2013 | By More
Affordable Engagement Rings: Three Ways to Propose on a Budget

Affordable Engagement Rings: Three Ways to Propose on a Budget

Being short on cash is far from rare in today’s economy, and would-be grooms aren’t exempt. However, a tight budget doesn’t have to be hindrance in obtaining a beautiful engagement ring—if you know how to find a style that’s affordable without leaving good looks in the dust. From silver engagement rings to those with unexpected […]

May 17, 2013 | By More
Say Hello to Halo Engagement Rings!

Say Hello to Halo Engagement Rings!

Halo engagement rings are hot right now and if you’re not yet acquainted with them, now is the perfect time to get to know these extremely elegant styles. As their name suggests, halo engagement rings surround a center stone with a frame—a halo—of smaller stones, creating looks that are rich in sparkle and that are […]

May 15, 2013 | By More
Sapphire and Diamond Rings: Adding Contrast to the Navy Trend

Sapphire and Diamond Rings: Adding Contrast to the Navy Trend

Navy might be the darkest hue of blue, but it’s trending this spring and summer for its ability to complement the seasons’ lighter shades. In addition to the solid swatches of navy that have been popping up in everything from color-blocked dresses to handbags, navy is being paired with white in an array of patterns, […]

May 14, 2013 | By More
Genuinely Beautiful Garnet Rings

Genuinely Beautiful Garnet Rings

For literally thousands of years, the garnet had been used in adornments, and you might think that by now there aren’t many fresh ways to wear this gemstone. Not so! Garnet rings come in a wide range of styles, from vintage looks to stunning contemporary pieces. While all of these designs are relatively new compared […]

May 1, 2013 | By More
Diamond Alternatives: Four Dazzling and Affordable Stones

Diamond Alternatives: Four Dazzling and Affordable Stones

Are you planning on popping the question but are concerned about how you’re going to afford a diamond ring? Or, would you like to propose with a stone that’ s a little out of the ordinary to show the one you love that she’s one a kind? If you answered “yes” to either of these […]

April 20, 2013 | By More