Engagement Ring Settings

By Emily on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 in Engagement Rings, Uncategorized. 2 Comments

A prong setting features a metal claw that secures a diamond. The higher number of prongs, the more secure your diamond will be. Even though this is the most common type of ring setting, it does have one major drawback. The prongs can get caught on clothing and other materials, causing them to loosen their… Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Peridot

By Emily on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 in Gemstones, Informational. No Comments

Peridot is found in lava, meteorites (although rare), and deep in the earth’s mantle. Most peridot gems come from volcanoes that delivered the gemstone from deep inside the earth. It dates back 4.5 billion years. It has been found in pallasite meteorites, which are remnants of our solar system’s birth. Recognized as the birthstone for… Read More

The 5 Most Epic Marriage Proposals Ever

By Emily on Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

It’s a once in a life time event. Making sure your proposal is romantic, sincere, and unforgettable is the goal of many proposers. Here’s our list of the most epic marriage proposals ever. The Faux Movie Trailer Proposal: Matt and Ginny went to the movie theater to watch the latest “Fast and the Furious” movie…. Read More

Platinum: The Engagement Metal of Choice

By Emily on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 in Engagement Rings, Uncategorized. No Comments

An astounding 81% of soon to be engaged women prefer platinum rings over any other alternative. This shouldn’t be too much of a surprise considering all of platinum’s many benefits. One of the benefits of owning platinum jewelry is that it doesn’t flake off when scratched (unlike gold). The metal is also able to stand… Read More