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Welcome to the Estate Diamond Jewelry Blog, where you will be able to read all about antique engagement rings and vintage engagement rings. We want to hear what you have to say! Join the discussion in the comments section.

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Complete Guide to VVS2 Clarity February 25, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

VVS2 diamonds are very close to FL (Flawless) and IF (Internally Flawless) diamonds. They have more inclusions than VVS1 diamonds, but not overly so.   Most of all, these imperfections are not easy to notice. It’d be challenging for expert graders to find these inclusions at 10x magnification. In fact, if you’d grab the jeweler’s loupe and look into the diamond, it’s likely to appear flawless.   However, these are a few things you should know about the VVS2 rating and the devil is in the detail. VVS2…

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Engagement Rings for Wider Fingers February 24, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

There are so many factors to consider when shopping for an engagement ring, that the main consideration often gets overlooked. We’re talking about how the ring looks on your finger, of course. Different stone shapes and ring styles suit different people.  If your fingers aren’t long and slim, it’s nothing to worry about. In fact, you have even more options than women with slim fingers. You can wear larger rings of extravagant styles, which often look too bulky on slender hands.  Read this article to find an engagement ring that will enhance the beauty of your hands. …

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5 Carat Diamond Engagement Rings February 23, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Here at Estate Diamond Jewelry, we’re delighted to present our unique collection of 5-carat diamond engagement rings. All our rings from this category feature a central diamond of at least 5 carats. If you plan on buying an engagement ring of this type for your girlfriend, this is unquestionably an important investment worth consideration and research.  Shop 5 Carat Diamond Rings How Big Is a 5 Carat Diamond Ring? How Much Does a 5 Carat Diamond Ring Cost? Choosing the Perfect 5 Carat Diamond Ring  5 Carat Diamond Shape and Cuts Understanding 5 Carat…

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Complete History of Mario Buccellati February 11, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Mario Buccellati was one of the most remarkable Italian jewelers of the 20th century. His unique designs paying tribute to goldsmiths of the Renaissance have gained the admiration of both clients and jewelry experts. Today, over fifty years after his death, the tradition of Buccellati’s family continues under the same, well-recognized name.  Read on to find out the complete history of Mario Buccellati – from the early years to the peak of his fame. Discover what makes Buccellati’s creations so special, what he has taught his children, and what’s happening with the company now.  How Mario Started The Rise of Buccellati Maintaining Traditions The Unique Style of Mario Buccellati Buccellati Manufacture Today  A…

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What Does a Diamond Engagement Ring Symbolize? February 9, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

A diamond stone is a universal way to profess your love for someone. As they last forever, they have become a symbol of everlasting love.  From tools to timeless jewelry pieces, diamonds can represent many things in different cultures. One thing is certain, they’re very special to anyone who owns one.  If you’re interested in finding out more about what a diamond engagement ring symbolizes, this article will further discuss its meaning, and we’ll suggest some exciting models.  History of Diamonds The Symbolism of Diamonds Why Diamonds Symbolize Marriage Different Types of Diamonds Diamond Colors…

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Should You Wear Your Engagement Ring to Sleep? February 1, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Most women prefer to take off their jewelry before going to bed. This especially refers to larger, statement jewelry pieces that may be uncomfortable to sleep with. But what about your engagement ring? Of course, once you’ve said “Yes” and put the ring on, it starts to feel like a part of you. Some brides never take the ring off and even wear it together with a wedding band, whilst others only wear it occasionally.  In this article, we will reveal whether it is safe for you to wear your engagement ring to sleep. Read…

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When Are Engagement Rings Cheapest? – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

This article is going to give you an insider’s guide of when is the best time of year to get your engagement ring for the cheapest price. A general rule of thumb is that you should spend double your monthly salary on an engagement ring, even though we at EDJ strongly discourage this system. See the link for reason. Luckily, there are certain times of the year when you can find a dreamy ring at a price that matches your budget. We’re going to share…

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What Does a Sapphire Engagement Ring Symbolize? January 28, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Sapphire engagement rings are a popular alternative to traditional white diamonds. People have adored this gem for a long time. In ancient Greece, it symbolized protection. In Victorian England, royalty believed it to represent affection.  But what does the sapphire symbolize nowadays? Read on so that you can tell an incredible story to your beloved one once she says ‘Yes’ to her Sapphire engagement ring.  Sapphire Symbolism in the Past  Sapphire in Literature  Sapphire Symbolism Now  Choosing the Sapphire Engagement Ring  Examples of Sapphire…

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What Engagement Ring Should I Get My Girlfriend? – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

If you’re reading this blog post, let us first welcome you by saying: Congratulations! You’re getting ready to embark on the journey of a lifetime. Deciding to propose to your girlfriend is a major step in your relationship, and we’re here to help so that everything goes smoothly. This article will let know which engagement ring you should get for your girlfriend. Once you’ve made up your mind about proposing, the big question pops up. What engagement ring should you get your girlfriend?…

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What Does Your Engagement Ring Say About You? January 27, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

An engagement ring is the greatest symbol of love and, likely, the most cherished piece of jewelry you can ever own. The shape, cut, color, and position of stones in the ring can tell a lot about your style and view of life. No matter whether your second half has chosen the ring following your hints or own taste, most often the engagement ring suits the personality of its owner very well.  Round Cut Emerald Cut…

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The Top 10 Jewelry Investments for 2021 January 26, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Over the last ten years, jewelry assets outperformed the US equities, New York real estate, and gold. And in 2017 the demand for diamonds reached an all-time high. However, the peak was short-lived and global jewelry sales dropped in 2018. This shows the volatility of the market indeed, but it shouldn’t deter you from investing. Experts believe that sluggish sales were due to the slower economic growth on a global level. On the other hand,…

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15 Best Places to Propose in Greenwich, CT January 25, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Greenwich is a bustling city too, with so many historical sights and even more restaurants and shopping avenues. However, Greenwich is also one of the most romantic places to propose in.  Couples who live there or love visiting this charming Connecticut town can have a beautiful marriage proposal in one of many unique places. In this article, we’ll detail the amazing places to consider when planning a proposal in Greenwich, Connecticut.  Greenwich Avenue History District Bruce Museum  Greenwich Point Park  Audubon…

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Complete Guide to Buying a Vintage Engagement Ring December 31, 2020 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Buying a vintage engagement ring for your loved one is a beautiful thing indeed. Modern engagement rings might be gorgeous, but they struggle to compete with vintage and antique rings. Vintage rings carry the weight of the past with them – that’s one of the factors that make them unique – but how can you be sure to pick the right one? After all, there are many styles and eras to choose from.  This guide will tell you everything you…

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The Top 15 Celebrity Engagement Rings of 2020 December 28, 2020 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

2020 has been a tumultuous year, to say the least. But that did not stop celebrities from popping the question or tying the knot. Their lavish engagement rings and extravagant proposals are often a source of envy. So if you’re thinking about proposing to your significant other, get inspired by these celebrities.  And to make sure you explore different styles, we’ll recap the top celebrity engagement rings of 2020. We’ll also include some bling from previous years because of its timeless appeal.  Scarlett…

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