Archive for the 'Antique Style Engagement Rings' Category

Cushion Cut Engagement Rings – Should You Reset It?

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Cushion cut engagement rings can often be found in antique stores or family estates. If you’re lucky enough to come across one, you may be faced with a tough decision. Do you leave it in the setting it’s in, or do you reset it?

Antique Engagement Rings – Engravings And Symbols?

Monday, April 9th, 2012

One of the most intriguing aspects of antique engagement rings are the unique engravings and symbols found on the inside of the band. If you know what you’re looking at, these marks tell a story that can let you know where the ring came from and how old it is. Dating American jewelry can be […]

Marquise Engagement Rings – Horizontal Marquise Engagement Ring

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

One way to make marquise engagement rings stand out is to break the mold and set the stone sideways. We often get hung up on “the way it’s supposed to be” and forget to be creative. Horizontal marquise engagement rings make a big statement and turn heads.

Marquise Engagement Rings – Cheap Marquise Engagement Rings

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

If you’re on a tight budget, don’t rule out marquise engagement rings. These are not the most popular cut, but in the right ring mounting, they can look just as fantastic as a round diamond, for about 25% less. If you play the game right, you might be able to score a ring for an […]

Cushion Cut Engagement Rings – The Famous Fancy Cut

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

Cushion cut engagement rings are prized by royals and celebrities. Some of history’s most famous diamonds were cut as cushion cuts including the infamous Hope Diamond.

Vintage Engagement Rings – Pawn Stores And Antique Shops?

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Vintage engagement rings top the list of many brides to be hopefuls. If you aren’t lucky enough to have something passed down through your family, finding a vintage ring can be tricky. With their growing popularity, however, vintage engagement rings can now be found in a variety of places including pawn stores and antique shops.

Marquise Engagement Rings – Marquise Engagement Ring Settings

Sunday, March 11th, 2012

There are lots of choices in settings for marquise engagement rings. Many people think of the marquise shaped diamond as being out of fashion, but the unique design makes it well suited for a range of designs from antique to modern.

Engagement Ring Styles – How ‘Bout Antique Style Engagement Rings?

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Antique style engagement rings have always been popular with a small sector of the public. Between all the engagement ring styles they are perhaps the ones with most exuberance and glamour. Roughly one-fifth of betrothed couples have opted for antique style or actual vintage engagement rings over the past few decades – and many don’t even […]

Vintage Engagement Rings – Auction Bargains

Monday, March 5th, 2012

Auctions are the place to find great deals on vintage engagement rings. Shopping auctions and finding the right ring can take time and patience, so plan ahead. Here is a quick guide to finding the best deals and some tips on what to look out for.

Marquise Engagement Rings – Diamond Engagement Rings Of The Stars

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Celebs love anything unusual. Perhaps that is why they love marquise engagement rings. Plenty of Hollywood beauties wear this unique cut, as do some of the royal families.