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Complete Guide To Custom Building Your Engagement Ring June 11, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Written by Benjamin Khordipour The days of having to buy the limited selection that jewelry stores try to sell you are long gone. Aside from the increasingly large range of antique and vintage rings now available, modern manufacturing methods mean nothing is out of reach. Whether your taste in engagement rings is classic or ultra-contemporary, finding a custom ring has never been easier. But what if you can’t find that ring which has just that…

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Engagement Ring Ideas for $20,000 May 22, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Here is our guide for understanding how to shop for engagement rings in the $20,000 price range. There is, of course, a huge choice of engagement ring styles and prices in today’s digital marketplace. Understanding the market will help you make an informed purchase. Finding Your Budget As we go up in price, choice becomes less as the rarity of diamonds increases with size. Diamond prices also rise exponentially. A 2 ct diamond is far…

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How to Buy a Sapphire Engagement Ring May 15, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Written by Benjamin Khordipour Here’s the EDJ guide on how to buy a Sapphire Engagement Ring in 2019. If you have any questions, please feel free to drop us questions in the comments below. Sapphires in History Sapphire vs Diamond in Engagement Rings Finding the Best Sapphire Color: Hue and Saturation Color: Tone Geography and Origin Sapphire Clarity Sapphire Cuts and Shapes Sapphire Engagement Ring Styles Alternative Sapphire Colors Treatments to Improve Color Sapphire Ring…

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Everything You Need to Know About Chocolate Diamonds April 15, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Written by Benjamin Khordipour You heard about Chocolate Diamonds and now you want to learn more? Good news. This article will be able to fill in the gaps! What is a Chocolate Diamond? The History of Chocolate Diamonds Chocolate Diamond Prices Chocolate Diamonds as an Investment Should you Buy a Chocolate Diamond? Shopping Tips for Chocolate Diamonds Famous Chocolate Diamonds A fact about colored diamonds which tends to go unnoticed is how some producers and…

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Which Hand Wears the Wedding Band? April 11, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Today, we tend to think of most rings as being mere decoration for our hands. Of course, there are some rings – engagement, wedding, eternity, etc. – which have a far more symbolic meaning. Amongst the symbolism is certain traditions, perhaps even rules, that go with their wearing. But, as time moves on, many traditions change. Origin of Wedding Bands Wedding bands are thought to have originated in ancient Egypt, around 3000 BC. The first…

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British Royal Family Engagement Rings – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Several European countries still have a monarchy. Most now fulfill little more than a ceremonial role, with no direct influence over their country or its laws. For centuries, these crown heads of state have commissioned the world’s finest jewelers to create rings, necklaces and even crowns. At the very top of these regal families, of course, is the British Royal Family. The Crown Jewels contain some of the very best diamonds, sapphires and rubies that…

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Complete Guide to Diamond Color February 26, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

To any casual observer, diamonds have no color. In most cases, to any untrained – and disinterested – eye, they will look like clear glass. However, if a diamond truly is clear, or colorless in diamond terms, then it is a rare diamond indeed. The vast majority of diamonds have at least a faint hint of color. In the main this color will be yellow. There is a point where a hint of color in…

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Top 20 Funny Wedding Proposal Videos February 11, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Proposals are romantic, touching, emotional and lots more. Some are even funny, whether they are intended to be or not. Here we have our top 20 funny proposal videos. Falling, In Love Is it a good thing or a bad thing when the object of your proposal faints when you ask her to marry you? Good, we think! Watch this fantastic video below! Back In The Room This really shouldn’t be funny, but just is.…

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Guys Guide: What Style Ring Will She Want? February 4, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

You’ve decided it’s time to make your relationship a little more formal. Or a lot more, actually. You’ve decided the time is right to propose. You have all the ideas in your head about the hows and the wheres, but what about the ring? It’s a big enough step, buying an engagement ring. It’s a huge step if you plan to go it alone for a surprise proposal. Determining Her Ring Style Being clever and…

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How To Use A Ring Sizer Belt January 8, 2019 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Throughout our lives, we all find times when we settle for something that is “close enough”. In most cases, it will be something simple like buying off-the-rack clothing to fit you, or matching new drapes to your furniture. However, far too many people also use this principle for buying their ring. They will try on a ring they like and, as long as it’s not in danger of slipping right off, they will buy it.…

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Complete Guide to 24k Gold December 26, 2018 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

All that glitters is not gold. It might be almost gold, though. It all depends on how much gold the gold contains. You may be confused by that, but gold can actually be confusing. In this article, we will explain what 24K gold actually means! It is one of the very few materials where you can add other things to it, and it still just gets called “gold”. Explaining Gold Fineness Although we do call…

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Engagement Ring Statistics for 2019 December 19, 2018 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

This research on engagement ring statistics was last updated on October 28, 2019. Our hope is that this article will enable couples to make a more informed decision before purchasing their engagement ring. See below for how and where we got our data from. Summary of Engagement Ring Statistics Engagement Ring Budget Priority Engagement Ring and Lifestyle Existing Debt and Engagement Ring Shopping Google Searches of “Engagement Ring” How we Got our Data? Engagement Ring Statistics…

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Complete Guide To Colored Diamonds November 20, 2018 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

In the jewelry business, we spend so long talking about the need for the 4Cs of diamond classification, that it’s easy to forget sometimes that the Color of those Cs is actually a lot more flexible than you might imagine. Enter the Colored diamonds. The ideal diamond color is usually seen as being “white” which, of course, means colorless in jewelry terms. But diamonds actually come in a wide variety of colors and shades. Even…

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Which Metal To Use for an Engagement Ring? November 19, 2018 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Look, we all know that engagement rings are platinum, with diamonds, right? Well, yes and no. They can be, of course, but you actually have countless combinations of both metal and gemstone available to you. It’s no accident that platinum/diamond engagement rings are the ones that make it into all the ads we see almost daily. Not only do they work beautifully together, but they are also usually the most profitable for those trying to…

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