Archive for the 'Diamonds Info' 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?

Conflict Free Diamond Engagement Rings

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Diamond engagement rings have deep roots in love and sentiment. In recent years, these feelings were muddied by so called “blood diamonds”. Known as conflict diamonds in the industry, these were diamonds coming primarily from Africa with ties to terrorism, genocide, and other horrific crimes. The diamond industry worldwide, the United States, and the United […]

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.

Pear Shaped Engagement Rings – Cheap Alternative?

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Pear shaped engagement rings are an excellent choice for the couple who wants to make a big impact without blowing their budget. Compared to round brilliant cut diamonds, pear shaped diamonds cost about 20% less. If you know what to look for and where, you can get a great deal without sacrificing quality.

Asscher Cut Engagement Rings – Celebrities Choice?

Sunday, March 25th, 2012

Asscher cut engagement rings are a favorite among celebrities and royals. Having graced some very famous fingers, the style has grown in popularity and is now a regular feature in fashion magazines and jewelry stores.

Emerald Cut Engagement Rings – Know It, Buy It, Love It

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

When shopping emerald cut engagement rings it is important to do your homework before making a decision. You won’t have problems finding rings to choose from, the trick is picking the right one that will look great even after you take it out of the jewelers showroom.

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.

Princess Cut Engagement Rings – Getting Certified!

Monday, March 19th, 2012

There are more princess cut engagement rings on the market than ever before. With so many new designers and specialty cuts, it can be hard to compare rings to one another. Your best bet is to shop around and get a certified stone. Here are some tips on getting certified…

Pear Shaped Engagement Rings – Tear Drop Beauty

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

Pear shaped engagement rings have a subtle feminine beauty. The pear shape, or tear drop shape has many meanings throughout the world. Discovering them can be both fascinating and romantic.