Since I’m planning a long distance wedding, I’ve had a bit longer of an engagement period than some brides. But while I love the extra time for my planning, I have to admit that at times its caused me to forget that I’m even getting married. To forget to relish in the excitement and joy of the whole experience. I think it was because after … Continue reading The Best Part about Being Engaged
Let’s be honest. Every woman secretly hopes her boyfriend or husband understands the complex lingo of the diamond world…therefore, understanding how to select the perfect piece of diamond jewelry for her. But, I say “hope” because for many cases, the answer is “No, he has no idea.” Sorry guys, but we know it’s true. That’s why I’ve reached out to a few of my male … Continue reading Diamond Secrets…For Men: Part 1
Can you name your marquise from your princess? If you can’t, don’t worry! A little known, but equally difficult aspect of picking out an engagement ring is picking out the right diamond shape for your bride-to-be, especially considering the many different designs there are to choose from. Luckily, we’ve put together an easy and resourceful guide for you to use in case going it alone … Continue reading Does Your Engagement Ring Shape Up?
Statement-making jewelry has been a stunning trend on the red carpet this year, especially during the awards season. In 2016, bold jewelry pieces have been the main focus of celebrities’ red carpet style, such as Aja Naomi King, Nina Dobrev and Julie Bowen who dazzled at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards and the Elle Women in TV event. Check out some of these amazing pieces … Continue reading Statement Pieces On The Red Carpet
For as long as anyone can remember, wedding rings have traditionally included an engagement ring stacked perfectly with one band of the same metal type. However, the days of conformity are behind us! After appearing in the fashion world for some time, stacked rings and mixed metals are just beginning to make a debut in the bridal & fashion industry, as a popular style that … Continue reading Trend Alert: Mix and Match Diamond Bands
It is no secret that anniversary gifts have always been dreaded – from the responsibility of remembering the date, to picking out the right gift…what should be a special day often quickly becomes a source of anxiety. But stress no more, because it doesn’t have to be! My first piece of advice is to forget about the traditional milestone anniversary gifts. While they are good … Continue reading Anniversary Gifts for Milestones
New research just released by The Knot states that the average person takes almost 3 ½ months, shops at four different retailers, and spends more than $7,000 to find their perfect engagement ring. But what really makes up this emotional, time consuming, exciting (and expensive) time in your life? It All Starts with Research The survey states that while taking several months and shopping around … Continue reading The Engagement Ring Shopping Cycle
Sometimes, you just know what you want. But sometimes, it’s hard to make a decision. These feelings can relate to anything in life, but when it comes to something as emotional and important as your diamond engagement ring, the feelings are even stronger. And the decision can be that much harder. That’s why we have a team of experienced, online personal shopping assistants, our Perfection … Continue reading Engagement Ring Help: Top Picks from our Perfection Stylists